Michigan took the opening kickoff at the 20 and marched -- 8 plays, 3 first downs. Henne hit Mario Manningham for 24 yards to the OSU 47. A pass to Mario for 8 more, then Mike Hart for 9. Then 25 more yards to Mario to the OSU 1. And Mike Hart scored walking in at the 12:32 mark.
Michigan 7, OSU 0
OSU took the ensuing kickoff to the U-M 31. Throwing on every down but one, OSU got 4 first downs (each one on 3rd down), and scored at the 6:03 mark.
Michigan 7, OSU 7
Michigan took the ensuing kickoff at their own 20. Michigan got one first down then had to punt at the 3:53 mark.
OSU took the punt at the OSU 20, got one first down, then had to punt.
Breaston took the punt at the U-M 14 at the 0:49 mark. Michigan went three and out.
OSU took the punt at their own 42 at the 13:26 mark. On 2nd down Chris Wells ran it 52 yards for a TD at the 12:29 mark.
OSU 14, Michigan 7
Michigan took the ensuing kickoff at their own 27. Michigan went three and out, but got a first down on a roughing the center penalty. However U-M went three and out once again and had to punt.
OSU took the punt at the OSU 8 at the 7:55 mark. After a 39 yard completion to the 50, OSU hit Ted Ginn for a 39 yard TD at the 6:11 mark.
OSU 21, Michigan 7
Michigan took the ensuing kickoff at their own 20. After two first downs, one on a pass interference call, Chad Henne threw a 37 yard TD strike to Adrian Arrington for a TD at the 2:33 mark.
OSU 21, Michigan 14
OSU took the ensuing kickoff at the 20 yard line, and went on a machine like drive, getting 4 first downs and a 7 yard TD pass at the 0:20 mark.
OSU 28, Michigan 14
FIRST HALF STATS
OSU gained 320 yards, 241 passing and 79 rushing.
U-M gained 181 yards, 144 passing and 37 rushing.
Troy Smith went 21-26 for 241 yards and 3 TDs.
Chad Henne was 10-14 for 144 yards and a TD, but was sacked 3 times.
OSU only rushed the ball 8 times, but one was a 52 yard TD run by Chris Wells.
Mike Hart rushed 10 times for 56 yards.
OSU took the opening kickoff at the OSU 29. OSU went three and out.
U-M took the ensuing punt at the U-M 40 at the 14:03 mark. This was Mike Hart time -- Hart ran 33 yards to the OSU 17 for one 1st down, 15 more yards to the OSU 3 for another, then scored at the 12:12 mark.
Michigan 28, OSU 21
OSU took the ensuing kickoff to the 17 yard line. On the 3rd play Smith threw an interception to Allen Branch at the OSU 25 at the 10:48 mark.
Michigan went three and out from the OSU 25, and Garrett Rivas kicked a 39 yard field goal at the 8:42 mark.
OSU 28, Michigan 24
OSU took the ensuing kickoff to the 35 yard line, aided by a personal foul. On the 3rd play Antonio Pittman ran 56 yards for a TD at the 8:04 mark.
OSU 35, Michigan 24
Michigan took the ensuing kickoff at their own 20 yard line. U-M made 2 first downs on passes of 15 and 25 yards, but turned it over on downs at the OSU 28 at the 4:22 mark.
OSU went three and out.
U-M took the punt at their own 34 yard line at the 2:20 mark. Michigan went three and out.
OSU took the punt at the 20 at the 1:23 mark. On the second play OSU fumbled it at the OSU 9 at the :26 mark.
On 2nd down, Steve Breaston went to the 1/2 yard line on an end around. Hart scored on 3rd down at the 14:41 mark.
OSU 35, Michigan 31
OSU took the kickoff to the OSU 26 at the 14:15 mark. OSU got two first downs, but fumbled to U-M at the U-M 32 at the 11:42 mark.
Michigan went three and out.
OSU took the punt at the Michigan 15 at the 10:38 mark, and put on a game-winning drive. OSU got 5 first downs, the last on a roughing the passer penalty on Shawn Crable when U-M had OSU stopped at the U-M 39 at the 6:58 mark. OSU scored on a 13 yard TD pass at the 5:38 mark.
OSU 42, Michigan 31
U-M took the ensuing kickoff to the 18 yard line. Playing against a prevent defense, U-M got 4 first downs and scored on a 16 yard TD pass to Tyler Ecker at the 2:16 mark. U-M went for 2 and got it on a pass to Breaston.
OSU 42, Michigan 39
OSU, however, successfully fielded a U-M onside kick and ran out the clock. Game over.
OSU gained 503 yards, 316 passing and 187 rushing (including 56 and a 52 yard TD runs)
U-M gained 397 yards, 267 passing and 165 rushing.
Troy Smith was 29-41 for 316 yards and 4 TD's. He was only sacked once.
Chad Henne was 21-35 for 167 yards and 2 TD's. He was sacked 4 times.
Antonio Pittman rushed for 139 yards (including a 56 yard TD run) on 18 carries.
Mike Hart rushed for 142 yards on 23 carries and 3 TD's.
Ohio State 42, Michigan 39
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