U-M Falls short 24-16. 2nd half drives, stats

With 1st down at the 3 at the :47 mark, U-M fails on 4 plays, two of them very controversial. U-M Falls short 24-16. 2nd half drives, stats

Iowa Possession #1

Iowa took the kickoff to the Iowa 25.

On 2nd and 4, Marcus Coker ran to the U-M 40.

After a Will Heininger sack, the drive stalled at the at Iowa 32 the 12:00 mark.

Michigan Possession #1

Jeremy Gallon took the punt to the U-M 40.

On 3rd and 2, Denard ran it to the Iowa 30.

(Kevin Koger down) On 3rd and 8, Denard hit Vincent Smith at the Iowa 20.

On 4th and 5 at the Iowa 15, Brendan Gibbons hit a 32 yard field goal at the 6:19 mark.

Iowa 17, U-M 9

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Iowa Possession #2

Iowa took the out of bounds kickoff at the Iowa 40.

Iowa went 3 and out at the 4:57 mark.

Michigan Possession #2

Jeremy Gallon took the punt to the U-M 24.

(Devin Gardner in) On 3rd and 2, Gardner ran to the U-M 37.

On 3rd and 8, Gardner was sacked at the U-M 2; a grounding call took it back to the U-M 27 at the 1:15.

Iowa Possession #3

Iowa took the punt at the Iowa 38.

Two runs took it to the Iowa 49.

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FOURTH QUARTER

(Iowa #3 cont.) On 3rd and 6, Iowa hit a pass at the U-M 32.

On 3rd and 2, Iowa hit a pass at the U-M 21.

On 3rd and 3, Coker scored at the 10:42 mark.

Iowa 24, U-M 9

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Michigan Possession #3

Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 43.

On 4th and 1, Denard ran it to the Iowa 43.

On 2nd and 1, Denard ran 14 to the 20.

On the next play Denard hit Kelvin Grady on a pass-run to the 6.

On the next play Denard hit Koger for the TD at the 7:53 mark.

Iowa 24, U-M 16

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Iowa Possession #4

Iowa took the kickoff to the Iowa 25.

On the 1st play Iowa hit a pass to the Iowa 48.

There the drive stalled at the 5:33 mark.

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Michigan Possession #4

The punt was downed at the U-M 4.

On the 1st play Denard hit Hemingway for 20 to the U-M 24.

There the drive stalled, and the punt was caught at the Iowa 36 at the 4:04 mark.

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Iowa Possession #4

Iowa went 3 and out at the 2:22 mark.

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Michigan Possession #5

Gallon fair caught the punt at the U-M 18.

On the 1st play Smith ran it to the U-M 29.

On 3rd and 10, Denard hit Odoms to the U-M 41.

After a flag, on 2nd and 15 Denard hit Roundtree at the Iowa 45.

On 2nd and 10, Denard hit Gallon on a pass-run to the Iowa 32 at the :45 mark.

On 2nd and 10, Denard hit Roundtree for 9; a holding flag took it to the Iowa 22.

On the next play Denard hit Roundtree at the 3 at the :16 mark, no timeouts.

1st down, incomplete. 2nd down, TD to Hemingway called out of bounds. 3rd down, incomplete. 4th down, incomplete.

Game Over.

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FINAL STATS

U-M gained 323 yards, 196 passing, 127 rushing.
Iowa gained 302 yards, 171 yards passing, 131 rushing.
Coker had 132 yards on 29 carries.

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