U-M 14, PU 13 at Half. Drives, Stats

Turnovers! Michigan had three in the first half and Purdue only one. The U-M TO's kept Purdue in it. Here are first half stats and drives.

Purdue #1

PU took the kickoff to the PU 25.

(Justin Siller at QB, Rod Henry starts at RB ... Siller out after one play) (Rob Henry at QB) Purdue tried a reverse on 3rd down, but went 3 and out.

Michigan #1

A short punt bounced to the U-M 31 at the 12:56 mark.

Denard Robinson hit Roy Roundtree 18 to the PU 47. Roundtree dropped a pass, then Denard ran it to the PU 36 but Fumbled.

Purdue #2

On 3rd down PU scrambled to the PU 47.

A face mask on Greg Banks moved it to the U-M 36.

(Sean Robinson in at QB). After a short run and a short pass, on 3rd and 2 (Rob Henry in) PU Fumbled when Craig Roh blew up the play, and Cameron Gordon picked it up and ran it 63 yards for the TD at the 9:43 mark.

Michigan 7, Purdue 0

Purdue #3

PU took the kickoff for a touchback, PU 20.

PU ran 4, then ran it to the PU 38.

A chop block moved it back to the PU 23, then PU went 3 and out at the 7:34 mark.

Michigan #2

A shanked punt went out of bounds at the U-M 38 at the 7:00 mark. Vincent Smith ran it 9, then Smith carried and fumbled but Taylor Lewan scooped it up and ran it to the PU 15.

Denard hit Koger on a swing pass to the PU 11, then Denard ran it to the 9, then, on 3rd and 5, Denard hit Roundtree for the TD at the 4:53 mark.

Michigan 14, Purdue 0

Purdue #4

PU took the kickoff to the PU 36.

On 3rd down Rob Henry ran it 20 to the U-M 37.

On the next play Henry, at RB, ran it 28 to the U-M 9.

PU ran it to the U-M 4, then had a -1 TFL to the 5, then on 3rd and goal at the 6 PU hit a short pass to the U-M 3. On 4th down PU kicked a 20 yard FG at the :40 mark.

Michigan 14, Purdue 3

Michigan #3

(The rain begins) Gallon took the kickoff to the U-M 31.

Michael Shaw ran it 1, then Denard overthrew J.R. Hemingway.

First Quarter Stats
U-M gained 68 yards, 37 rushing and 31 passing, and had a fumble.
PU gained 101 yards, 84 rushing and 17 passing, and had a fumble

SECOND QUARTER

(Michigan #3 cont.) On 3rd and 9, Daryl Stonum dropped the pass.

Purdue #5

The Will Hagerup punt bounced 44 yards to the PU 25.

(Sean Robinson at QB) After 2 runs, on 3rd and 5 PU threw a pass broke-up by Obi Ezeh.

Michigan #4

Gallon let the punt roll to the U-M 6 at the 13:30 mark.

Denard ran it 1, then Roundtree caught-ran it 16 to the U-M 22.

Smith ran 6, then Denard 5 to the U-M 33.

Denard ran 1, then hit Hemingway who caught-ran it to the U-M 43. Stephen Hopkins ran 3, then again for no-gain, then, on 3rd and 7, Denard hit Martell Webb over the top 32 to the PU 25.

Hopkins ran it 3, then Denard hit Roundtree on a slant for 15 to the PU 9.

Denard ran 1, then holding moved it back to the U-M 18. On the next play Denard threw an Interception that Purdue too to the house at the 8:29 mark. Michigan 14, Purdue 10

Michigan #5

The kickoff went for a touchback, ball at the U-M 20.

On the 1st play Smith ran 18 to the U-M 38.

Hopkins ran -1, then Smith ran 3, then on 3rd and 8 Denard hit Roundtree a yard short. On 4th down Hopkins fumbled at the U-M 45 at the 6:32 mark.

Purdue #6

(Henry at QB) (Mike Martin out) On 2nd down PU ran it to the U-M 30.

PU was stoned twice for no gain, then threw an incompletion, then PU kicked a 47 yard field goal at the 4:49 mark.

Michigan 14, Purdue 13

Michigan #6

The kickoff went for a touchback, ball at the U-M 20.

On 1st down Denard was sacked -8, then Denard ran it to the U-M 29, then Smith ran to the U-M 32.

On the next play Denard hit Stonum at the U-M 43.

Smith ran 6, then a hold took it back to the U-M 39, then Denard hit Hemingway for a catch-run 23 to the PU 38. On 1st Denard was -6 TFL'ed, then Shaw ran 2, then on 3rd and 14 Denard overthrew Hemingway. On 4th down Denard muffed a pooch punt 11 yards to the PU 31 at the :37 mark.

Purdue #7

Purdue ran out the clock.

FIRST HALF Stats
U-M gained 227 yards, 85 rushing and 142 passing, and had 2 fumbles and an int.
PU gained 127 yards, 106 rushing and 21 passing, and had a fumble


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