94 Yard Int! First Half Drives, Stats

Brandon Herron had a 94 yard interception for a TD to lead U-M in the first half. Here are Drives, Stats.

WMU Possession #1

WMU returned the kickoff from the 2 to the WMU 26.

WMU passed short twice, then on 3rd and 1, WMu got it at the WMU 38.

On the next play WMU hit a short pass to the 50.

WMU ran 2, then hit a pass to the U-M 38.

WMU hit a short pass, then ran it to the U-M 25.

WMU ran twice, then on 3rd and 7 hit a pass to the U-M 8.

WMU ran it for 2, then hit a pass to the1, then got snuffed on 3rd down, then scored on 4th down at the 2:44 mark.

WMU 7, U-M 0

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(Alex Carder was 9-9 on the drive)

Michigan #1

Kelvin Grady took the kickoff fro the 4 to the 24.

On first down, Denard ran it 11 to the U-M 35.

Fitzgerald Toussaint ran it 4, then Denard hit Roy Roundtree for 4, then Denard ran it 3 to the U-M 46.

Denard hit Jeremy Gallon for 1, then Vincent Smith ran it 4, then on 3rd and 5 Denard ran it 8 to the WMU 40.

On the next play Denard hit Kevin Koger over the middle for 11 to the WMU 28.

Toussaint ran 5, then Denard ran 1, then on 3rd and 4 Denard his Drew Dileo for 3 ... on 4th and 1 at the WMU 19 U-M goes for it -- Toussaint ran it 4 to the WMU 15.

Toussaint lost a yard, then Denard hit Grady over the middle to the U-M 3.

First Quarter Stats
U-M gained 74 yards, 33 passing and 41 rushing.
WMU gained 74 yards, 56 passing, 18 rushing.
Denard was 5-5 passing for 33 yards, and ran it 4 times for 26 yards.
Alex Carder was 8-8 for 56 yards.

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SECOND QUARTER

Toussaint ran it to the 1, then Toussaint ran it in at the 14:16 mark.

Michigan 7, WMU 7.

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WMU Possession #2

WMU returned the kickoff from the 5 to the WMU 45.

(Troy Woolfolk limped off)

WMU passed it 7, then ran it 20 to the U-M 23.

U-M passed it -2, then J.T. Floyd broke up a pass in the end zone, then WMU passed it 4. On 4th down WMU missed a 38 yard field goal at the 12:02 mark.

Michigan #2

U-M too over at the U-M 21. Denard hit Koger for 5, then Denard ran it 2, then Denard overthrew Koger at the 11:07 mark. WMU Possession #3

U-M took a delay of game, then Wile punted it 35 to the WMU 41, returned to the U-M 47.

Carder ran it 3, then ran it again 7 to the U-M 38, then on 3rd and 1 WMU got the first down to the U-M 36.

WMU hit a screen for 7, then a flag moved it back 5 but WMU completed it to the U-M 18.

On the next play WMU ran to the 6.

WMU hit a pass to the 4 (then WMU timeout), then Brandon Herron picked off a deflected pass (by Jake Ryan) 96 yards for the TD at the 6:50 mark.

Michigan 14, WMU 7

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WMU Possession #4

WMU returned the kickoff from the 6 to the WMU 29.

WMU ran it 1, then a tipped ball fell to the ground, then an incompletion at the 6:14 mark.

Michigan #3

Jeremy Gallon took the punt from the U-M 22 to the 25.

Michael Shaw ran -1, then ran 4, then Denard hit Gallon to the U-M 43.

On first down Barndon Moore got interfered with, penalty to the WMU 49.

Vincent Smith ran 7, then Denard hit Roundtree at the WMU 32. Toussaint ran it 10 to the WMU 22.

Denard scrambled 12 to the WMU 10.

Shaw ran it 5 and a personal foul moved it to the 2, first down.

Toussaint ran it in at the 1:49 mark ... PAT blocked.

Michigan 20, WMU 7.

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WMU returned the kickoff from the 4 to the WMU 38.

On first down WMU hit a pass to the U-M 42.

WMU completed it for 7, then to the U-M 19.

On 1st down Avery broke it up in the endzone, then WMU overthrew it in the end zone again, then again. WMU hit a 36 yard field goal at the :43 mark.

Michigan 20, WMU 10

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Michigan #4

Grady took the kickoff to the U-M 12.

Denard took a knee.

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First Half Stats
U-M gained 145 yards, 61 passing and 84 rushing.
WMU gained 199 yards, 135 passing, 64 rushing.
Denard was 5-5 passing for 33 yards, and ran it 6 times for 40 yards.
Alex Carder was 17-24 for 135 yards and an int.

2nd Quarter Only Stats
U-M gained 71 yards, 28 passing and 43 rushing.
WMU gained 125 yards, 79 passing, 46 rushing.


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