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2016 Connecticut advanced statistical profile

Updated on 1/13/2017

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2015 | 2016

UConn Huskies (American East)

2016 Schedule & Results
Record: 3-9 | Second-order wins (diff.): 2.8 (-0.2) | S&P+ Rk: 123
Date Opponent Opp. S&P+ Rk Score W-L Win
Expectancy
Adj. Scoring
Margin
Percentile
Performance
Off.
Percentile
Def.
Percentile
1-Sep Maine N/A 24-21 W 76% 5.7 27% 9% 21%
10-Sep at Navy 52 24-28 L 28% -4.7 37% 17% 64%
17-Sep Virginia 88 13-10 W 22% -6.0 21% 4% 58%
24-Sep Syracuse 76 24-31 L 24% -5.6 23% 26% 29%
29-Sep at Houston 39 14-42 L 0% -24.5 12% 60% 9%
8-Oct Cincinnati 85 20-9 W 95% 12.9 66% 35% 83%
15-Oct at South Florida 55 27-42 L 4% -13.7 23% 30% 53%
22-Oct Central Florida 75 16-24 L 29% -4.3 32% 54% 25%
29-Oct at East Carolina 100 3-41 L 0% -30.9 2% 2% 20%
4-Nov Temple 32 0-21 L 0% -34.3 8% 11% 48%
19-Nov at Boston College 86 0-30 L 0% -34.0 2% 8% 23%
26-Nov Tulane 106 13-38 L 2% -15.9 9% 22% 20%
Category Offense Rk Defense Rk
S&P+ 15.9 127 32.3 87
Points Per Game 14.8 127 28.1 65
Five Factors
Offense Defense
Category Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
EXPLOSIVENESS IsoPPP 1.17 109 1.20 30 1.27
EFFICIENCY Success Rate 36.3% 121 45.3% 104 40.9%
FIELD POSITION Avg. FP 25.9 127 30.6 92 29.7
FINISHING DRIVES Pts. Per Trip in 40 3.44 127 4.29 48 4.47
TURNOVER MARGIN EXPECTED -2.71 88 Turnover Luck (PPG):
-2.20
ACTUAL -8 113
Rushing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Rushing S&P+ 78.8 125 98.3 74 100.0
Rushing Success Rate 34.1% 126 41.9% 57 43.1%
Rushing IsoPPP 1.00 95 0.97 21 1.08
Adj. Line Yards 86.8 117 98.6 74 100.0
Opportunity Rate 31.8% 121 34.7% 23 39.7%
Power Success Rate 63.6% 89 61.7% 26 67.9%
Stuff Rate 22.1% 112 20.0% 50 18.9%

Individual Rushing Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Rushes Yards TD Yards/
Carry
Hlt Yds/
Opp.
Opp.
Rate
Fumbles
(Lost)
Arkeel Newsome RB 5'7, 185 JR 147 715 5 4.9 6.7 34.0% 4 (3)
Bryant Shirreffs QB 6'2, 220 JR 121 447 2 3.7 3.5 28.9% 4 (2)
Ron Johnson RB 5'11, 220 JR 73 242 4 3.3 2.7 28.8% 2 (0)
Donovan Williams QB 6'4, 215 FR 20 112 0 5.6 11.8 25.0% 3 (1)
Noel Thomas, Jr. WR 6'1, 202 SR 13 60 0 4.6 3.5 46.2% 2 (1)
Jason Thompson RB 5'7, 185 SO 3 20 0 6.7 2.5 66.7% 0 (0)
Garrett Anderson QB 6'1, 224 SR 2 17 0 8.5 6.5 50.0% 0 (0)
Hergy Mayala WR 6'2, 200 SO 2 10 0 5.0 3.0 50.0% 0 (0)
NOTE: Quarterback run totals above do not include sacks (which are counted toward pass averages below) or kneeldowns.
Passing
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing S&P+ 84.8 110 82.2 122 100.0
Passing Success Rate 38.7% 85 48.5% 124 40.9%
Passing IsoPPP 1.33 110 1.38 22 1.49
Adj. Sack Rate 82.8 97 61.2 118 100

Individual Passing Stats

Player Ht, Wt Year Comp Att Yards TD INT Comp
Rate
Sacks Sack Rate Yards/
Att.
Bryant Shirreffs 6'2, 220 JR 166 283 2010 7 6 58.7% 23 7.5% 6.2
Donovan Williams 6'4, 215 FR 36 76 300 1 5 47.4% 11 12.6% 2.8
Garrett Anderson 6'1, 224 SR 8 16 69 0 0 50.0% 3 15.8% 2.5

Individual Receiving Stats

Player Pos. Ht, Wt Year Targets Catches Yards TD Yds/
Catch
Yds/
Target
Catch Rate Success Rate Target
Rate
Noel Thomas, Jr. WR 6'1, 202 SR 163 100 1179 3 11.8 7.2 61.3% 46.6% 45.3%
Hergy Mayala WR 6'2, 200 SO 44 23 296 0 12.9 6.7 52.3% 43.2% 12.2%
Arkeel Newsome RB 5'7, 185 JR 37 25 273 2 10.9 7.4 67.6% 51.4% 10.3%
Brian Lemelle WR 5'10, 175 SR 24 12 158 0 13.2 6.6 50.0% 33.3% 6.7%
Alec Bloom TE 6'6, 261 JR 22 15 142 1 9.5 6.5 68.2% 50.0% 6.1%
Ron Johnson RB 5'11, 220 JR 17 8 47 0 5.9 2.8 47.1% 17.6% 4.7%
Tyler Davis 0 6'4, 235 FR 16 11 107 1 9.7 6.7 68.8% 43.8% 4.4%
Tyraiq Beals WR 6'0, 185 SO 15 7 96 1 13.7 6.4 46.7% 26.7% 4.2%
Tommy Myers 0 6'5, 260 JR 14 9 83 0 9.2 5.9 64.3% 50.0% 3.9%
Aaron McLean WR 6'5, 220 SO 7 2 40 0 20.0 5.7 28.6% 28.6% 1.9%
Donovan Williams QB 6'4, 215 FR 1 1 11 0 11.0 11.0 100.0% 100.0% 0.3%
Standard Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Standard Downs S&P+ 85.6 120 86.3 122 100.0
Standard Downs Success Rate 42.5% 117 50.2% 99 47.3%
Standard Downs IsoPPP 1.05 95 1.07 41 1.12
SD Line Yards per Carry 2.61 112 2.78 40 2.98
SD Sack Rate 5.4% 74 4.2% 83 5.1%
Passing Downs
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk Nat'l Avg.
Passing Downs S&P+ 75.0 126 94.3 89 100.0
Passing Downs Success Rate 23.7% 126 34.2% 105 31.1%
Passing Downs IsoPPP 1.59 114 1.64 30 1.76
PD Line Yards per Carry 2.44 121 3.05 47 3.24
PD Sack Rate 10.1% 101 3.3% 123 7.9%
Situational
Offense Defense
Avg. Rk Avg. Rk
Q1 S&P+ 61.5 128 80.2 125
Q2 S&P+ 92.9 100 87.7 104
Q3 S&P+ 85.1 114 99.7 66
Q4 S&P+ 100.5 67 105.2 48
1st Down S&P+ 89.4 111 90.5 104
2nd Down S&P+ 75.5 128 94.4 91
3rd Down S&P+ 85.2 110 93.9 89
Offensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 59.5% 71 60.2%
Pass Downs Run Rate 37.9% 33 34.6%
Adj. Pace -5.8 110 +0.0
% of Solo Tackles 76.2% 44 74.2%
Defensive Footprint
Team Rk Nat'l Average
Std. Downs Run Rate 54.4% 113 60.2%
Pass. Downs Run Rate 34.2% 67 34.5%
Overall Havoc Rate 12.1% 119 15.8%
DL Havoc Rate 2.1% 121 5.0%
LB Havoc Rate 4.5% 48 4.3%
DB Havoc Rate 5.3% 103 6.4%
PD to INC 27.5% 115 33.1%
Individual Defensive Stats
Name Pos Ht, Wt Year Tackles % of Team TFL Sacks Int PBU FF
Obi Melifonwu S 6'3, 217 SR 95.5 14.6% 2.5 0.0 4 3 0
Vontae Diggs LB 6'2, 225 JR 63.5 9.7% 8.0 1.0 0 2 1
Junior Joseph LB 6'1, 245 JR 63.5 9.7% 1.5 0.0 0 2 0
Matthew Walsh LB 6'1, 240 SR 58.5 8.9% 2.0 0.0 0 0 0
Jamar Summers CB 6'0, 190 JR 50.5 7.7% 4.0 0.0 2 9 0
Jhavon Williams CB 5'10, 187 SR 46.0 7.0% 2.0 0.0 1 7 2
Mikal Myers DL 6'1, 325 SR 38.0 5.8% 2.5 1.0 0 0 2
Luke Carrezola LB 6'3, 260 JR 37.5 5.7% 11.0 3.0 0 2 0
Folorunso Fatukasi DL 6'4, 310 JR 32.5 5.0% 2.5 2.5 0 0 0
E.J. Levenberry LB 6'3, 250 JR 29.5 4.5% 5.0 3.5 0 1 1
John Green CB 5'10, 190 SR 26.5 4.0% 0.0 0.0 0 6 0
Cole Ormsby DL 6'3, 262 JR 21.5 3.3% 8.5 4.0 0 0 0
Anthony Watkins S 5'11, 200 SO 16.5 2.5% 0.0 0.0 0 1 0
Brice McAllister S 5'11, 193 JR 14.5 2.2% 1.0 0.0 0 1 0
Cameron Stapleton LB 6'4, 255 JR 11.5 1.8% 1.5 0.0 0 0 0
Sean Marinan DL 6'1, 290 SR 9.0 1.4% 2.0 1.0 0 0 0
John Robinson IV CB 6'2, 195 FR 6.5 1.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Chris Britton LB 6'1, 240 SO 5.5 0.8% 0.0 0.0 0 0 1
Kevin Murphy DL 6'1, 289 FR 5.0 0.8% 0.5 0.5 0 0 0
Nick Vitale CB 5'8, 177 SR 3.5 0.5% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Sheriden Lawley DL 6'4, 290 SO 3.0 0.5% 0.5 0.5 0 0 0
Aaron McLean WR 6'5, 220 SO 3.0 0.5% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Nicholas Lensander TE 6'2, 247 SR 2.5 0.4% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Tyraiq Beals WR 6'0, 185 SO 2.0 0.3% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Marshé Terry S 6'4, 206 FR 2.0 0.3% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
Special Teams

Rating Rank
Special Teams S&P+ -0.5 82
Category Rate Rank
FG Value (per kick) -0.13 89
Punt Success Rate 58.1% 52
Kickoff Success Rate 83.7% 21
Punt Return Success Rate 66.7% 22
Kick Return Success Rate 28.2% 120
Place-Kicker Ht, Wt Year PAT FG Pct
Bobby Puyol 5'10, 183 SR 19-19 13-18 72.2%
Punter Ht, Wt Year Punts Avg TB FC I20 FC/I20
Ratio
Justin Wain 6'3, 217 SR 73 41.3 6 35 22 78.1%
Kicker Ht, Wt Year Kickoffs Avg TB TB% OOB Fair
Catches
Onside
Att
Onside
Success
Bobby Puyol 5'10, 183 SR 43 63.5 29 67.4% 0 1 2 0
Punt Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
Brian Lemelle 5'10, 175 SR 3 7.0 0 28 0 (0)
Kick Returner Ht, Wt Year Returns Avg. TD Fair Catch Fumbles (Lost)
Arkeel Newsome 5'7, 185 JR 22 21.1 0 0 1 (1)
Tyraiq Beals 6'0, 185 SO 12 15.5 0 0 1 (1)
Brice McAllister 5'11, 193 JR 5 18.0 0 0 0 (0)

Stats via SportSource Analytics