Tay Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 23.
Vincent Smith ran for no gain, then Fitzgerald Toussaint ran 1, then Denard hit Daryl Stonum to the U-M 34.
Smith ran for 1, then Denard hit Junior Hemingway for 6, then Denard ran 24 to the MSST 34.
Smith ran 1, then Denard ran 22 to the MSST 11.
Smith ran 6 but a flag took it to the 10, then Denard hit a wide-open Roy Roundtree in the end zone at the 10:56 mark.
Michigan 7, MSST 0
MSST took the kickoff to the MSST 21.
Chris Relf hit a pass to the MSST 31.
James Rogers tackled a swing pass for -1, then Kenny Demens made a -1 TFL, then MSST hit a screen to the MSST 43.
A first-down pass interference on Ray Vinopal took the ball to the U-M 42.
On the next play MSST hit a pass to the U-M 21.
MSST ran 8, then 1, then Relf ran to the U-M 7.
MSST ran 2, then 1, then on 3rd down at the 4 MSST hit a pass for the TD at the 5:31 mark.
Michigan 7, MSST 7
U-M took a touchback to the U-M 20.
Smith ran 1, then an end-around to Kelvin Grady went -8, then on 3rd and 17 Denard ran 6 to the U-M 19 at the 4:03 mark.
The U-M punt was blocked to the U-M 29.
MSSU threw it away, then J.B. Fitzgerald made a -2 TFL, then MSST hit a screen to the U-M 25. On 4th down MSST hit a 42 yard field goal at the 2:25 mark.
MSST 10, Michigan 7
Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 28.
Denard hit Stonum for 7, then hit Roundtree to the U-M 42.
Denard hit Hemingway to the MSST 28.
Denard ran for no gain, then Denard hit Odoms for the TD at the :34 mark.
Michigan 14, MSST 10
MSST took the kickoff to the MSST 23.
On the 1st play MSST ran it 20 to the MSST 43.
MSST ran it 1.
First Quarter stats
U-M gained 153 yards, 99 passing and 54 rushing.
Denard passed 7-7 for 99 yards and 2 TDs, and ran it 4 times for 51 yards.
MSST gained 89 yards, 52 passing and 37 rushing.
U-M scored 14, MSST scored 10.
(MSST #3 cont.)
Relf ran 6, then on 3rd and 3 MSST gained 2. On 4th and 1/2 MSST went for it and ran to the U-M 42.
MSST ran 7 (fumbled but recovered), then 1, then completed a pass to the U-M 5.
Relf ran 3, then MSST ran it in for the score at the 11:38 mark.
MSST 17, Michigan 14
Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 24.
Smith ran 2, then Denard missed Stonum and a flag took it back 5, then on 3rd and 13 Denard threw an interception at the U-M 43 at the 10:59 mark.
MSST ran 4, then threw an incompletion, then Relf scrambled 4, then on 4th and 2 MSST ran it 4 to the U- 30.
MSST threw an incompletion, then Relf ran 4, then to the U-M 19.
MSST ran 5, then Relf ran it to the U-M 6.
Relf ran 1, then to the 1, then ran it in at the 6:35 mark.
MSST 24, Michigan 14
Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 23.
Denard hit Kevin Koger over the top to the MSST 42.
Denard ran it for no gain, then to the MSST 32.
Denard hit Roundtree for 1, then for no gain, then Denard scrambled -1, then on 4th down Denard overthrew Hemingway at the 3:26 mark.
Starting at the U-M 32, MSST ran 3, then hit a pass to the MSST 42.
MSST ran 3, then hit a pass for 6, then ran to the U-M 45.
On the next play MSST hit a pass to the U-M 27.
MSST ran 4, then passed to the U-M 15.
Relf ran for no gain, then threw an incompletion, then hit the pass for a TD at the :25 mark.
MSST 31, Michigan 14
Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 30.
Denard threw an incompletion, then hit Smith who fumbled at the U-M 45.
On a hail-mary, Cam Gordon intercepted in the End Zone.
U-M gained 216 yards, 151 passing and 65 rushing, and had an int and a fumble.
MSST gained 256 yards, 135 passing and 121 rushing.
U-M scored 14, MSST scored 31.
2nd Quarter Only stats
U-M gained 63 yards, 52 passing and 11 rushing, and had a fumble and an int.
MSST gained 166 yards, 83 passing and 83 rushing.
U-M scored 0, MSST scored 21.
U-M D has ugly 1st half, MSST 14-31
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