U-M leads 14-3 @Halftime as Denard explodes

With U-M tailing 3-0 at the end of the first quarter, Denard exploded for 112 yards rushing in the 2nd quarter and ran and passed for a TD each to lead the Wolverines.

EMU possession #1 After a penalty on the kickoff, EMU started at their 10.

After two first downs, EMU fumbled to U-M at the U-M 35 at the 12:42 mark.

U-M possession #1

(Fitzgerald Toussaint started, Vincent Smith ran it as well) Two runs got U-M to the U-M 37.

Starting at the U-M 37, on the next play Denard scrambled 14 to the EMU 40.

Then on a 4th and 5 at the EMU 34, Denard threw an interception at the EMU 27 at the 9:41 mark.

EMU possession #2

Starting at the EMU 27, on the first play EMU completed an 18 yard pass to the EMU 45.

On the next play EMU ran it 17 to the U-M 37.

On a 4th down at the U-M 28, EMU ran a sweep to the EMU 15, and Ramon Taylor had a late his taking it to the U-M 7.

On a 4th down at the 1, U-M stopped EMU at the 4:39 mark.

U-M possession #2

Starting at their own 1, U-M went 3 and out at the 3:47 mark.

EMU possession #3

EMU took the punt from the U-M 38 to the EMU 24.

EMU ran it to the U-M 11.

U-M held, and EMU kicked a 21 yard field goal on the first play of the second quarter.

EMU 3, U-M 0

First Quarter stats
U-M gained 32 yards, 0 passing and 32 rushing.
EMU gained 140 yards, 18 passing and 122 rushing.
EMu ran 22 offensive plays to U-M's 10.

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SECOND QUARTER

U-M possession #3

Vincent Smith took the kickoff to the U-M 21.

U-M went 3 an out at the 13:58 mark.

EMU possession #4

EMU took the punt at the U-M 48.

On the 2nd play, a double pass, Thomas Gordon intercepted at the U-M 3 at the 13:11 mark.

U-M possession #4

Starting at their 3, Denard ran it 57 to the EMU 45.

On 3rd and 8 Denard ran it 21 to the EMU 21 .

On the next play Denard passed it 12 to Kevin Koger to the EMU 9.

On the 2nd play Denard hit Koger for the TD at he 9:28 mark.

Michigan 7, EMU 3

++++++++++++++++++++++++ EMU possession #5

EMU took the kickoff to the EMU 40.

On the first play EMU ran 10 to the 50.

There the drive stalled at the 7:19 mark.

U-M possession #5

Jeremy Gallon fair caught the punt at the U-M 13.

U-M went 3 and out at the 5:12 mark.

EMU possession #6

EMU took the punt to the EMU 44.

EMU went 3 and out at the 3:33 mark, and a personal foul on 3rd down took the ball back to the EMU 32.

U-M possession #6

Jeremy Gallon took the punt at the U-M 15and had a long run, but a flag took it back to the U-M 13.

On the first play Denard ran it 12 to the U-M 25.

On the next play Denard ran it 11 to the U-M 36.

On the next play Smith ran it 38 to the EMU 25.

Two runs took it to the EMU 11.

On the next play Denard ran it in at the :39 mark.

Michigan 14, EMU 3

EMU possession #7

EMU took the kickoff to the EMU 47.

Two runs took it to the U-M 40 at the :19 mark.

With time running out EMU missed a 50 yard field goal.

First Half stats
U-M gained 218 yards, 21 passing and 197 rushing.
EMU gained 185 yards, 29 passing and 156 rushing.
Denard ran it 14 times for 131 yards and a TD, and 2-8 passing for 21 yards, a TD, and an int.

Second Quarter only stats
U-M gained 186 yards, 21 passing and 165 rushing.
EMU gained 45 yards, 11 passing and 34 rushing.


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