Miami vs U-M: Play by Play

U-M opened a 10-0 1st quarter lead, but Miami chipped away with 3 in the 2nd quarter and again in the 3rd ... before Michigan finally put it away for a TD in the 4th quarter.

Miami returned the kickoff to the U-M 25.

Miami First down, run for 5 to the 25.
Second down, run to the 34, 3rd and 1.
Third down, stuffied by Terrance Taylor.

Miami punted, Michigan returned to the U-M 22 yard line at the 12:52 mark.

Michigan First down, Steven Threet completed a quick screen to Marvavious Odoms, who took it 49 yards to the Miami 27.

First down, Sam McGuffie 5 to the Miami 22.
Second down, Moundros to the 15, first down.

First down, Threet sprint-option runs 6 to the Miami 9.
Second down, Threet fakes, runs it in at the 10:48 mark.

Michigan 7, Miami 0

Miami returns the kickoff to the Miami 26.
Miami First down, screen pass complete to the 36, first down.

First down, Miami fumbled, Obi Ezeh recovered at the Miami 35 at the 10:04 mark.

Michigan First down, McGuffie runs for 5 to the Miami 30.
Second down, McGuffie runs for no gain.
Third down, incomplete.
Michigan's K.C. Lapota hits a 47 yarder at the 8:53 mark.

Michigan 10, Miami 0

Miami returned the kickoff to the Miami 22.

Miami First down, pass completion to the 29; 2nd and 3.
Second down, run for 2 to the 31; 3rd and 1.
Third down, incomplete.

Miami punted it 55 yards, U-M returned the punt to the U-M 19 at the 7:04 mark.

Michigan First down, incomplete pass.
Second down, Threet fakes, runs 9 to the U-M 27; 3rd and 1.
Third down, Kevin Grady runs for 3 to the U-M 30.

First down, Michael Shaw runs a sweep for 30 yards to the Miami 40.

First down, Michael Shaw runs 15 yards to the Miami 25.

First down, Threet complete pass for 2 yards to the Miami 23; 2nd and 8.
Second down, incomplete pass.
Third down, incomplete pass into the end zone.
Michigan's K.C. Lapota misses a 41 yarder at the 4:11.

Miami takes over at the Miami 24.
Miami First down, run for 4 to the 28.
Second down, pass complete for 9 yards to the Miami 37.

First down, long pass overthrown, incomplete.
Second down, pass complete for 8 yards to the Miami 45; 3rd and 2.
Third down, run for to the Miami 49 , first down.

First down, TFL by John Thompson and Brandon Graham back to the Miami 44; 2nd and 15.
Second down, flag delay; 2nd and 20 at the Miami 39; pass complete for no gain.

End of Quarter.

SECOND QUARTER

Third down, incomplete pass.
Miami punts to the U-M 9, Donovan Warren returned to the 14.

Michigan First down, Threet runs for 12 to the U-M 26

First down, flare pass complete to Odoms to the 31; 2nd and 5.
Second down, McGuff runs for loss to the 28; 3rd and 8.
Third down, Threet drops it, runs back to the U-M 14 12 the 12:46 mark.

U-M punts it 51 yards to the Miami 35 at the 12:32 mark.

Miami First down, Mike Martin sacks the QB back to the 16 yard line; 2nd down 19.
Second down, incompletion.
Third down, incomplete, Steve Brown drops it.

Miami punts it 74 yards to the U-M end zone. U-M takes it at their 20 at the 11:25 mark.

Michigan First down, completion to Toney Clemons for loss of 1.

Second down, 19 yard run by McGuffie to the U-M 38.

First down, run for no gain by McGuffie.
Second down, flare to Shaw for 3 to the U-M 41; 3rd and 7.
Third down, deflected, incomplete at the 9:17 mark.

Zoltan Mesko punts it 42 yards to the Miami 19 at the 9:08 mark.

Miami First down, completion for 9 to the 28.
Second down, 5 yard run to the 33; first down.

First down, 1 yard run to the Miami 34.
Second down, shovel pass for 3 to the Miami 37; 3rd and 6.
Third down, completion for first down to the Miami 49.

First down, 43 yard completion to the U-M 8.

First down, 2 yard run to the U-M 6.
Second down, snap fumbled back to the U-M 9.
Third down, QB hit, incomplete pass.

Miami kicks a 26 yard field goal at the 4:00 mark

Michigan 10, Miami 3

Boubacar Cissoko took the kickoff from the goal line to the U-M 40, but a flag brought it back to the U-M 14.

Michigan First down (Nick Sheridan at QB), Kevin Grady gains 1 to the U-M 15.
Second down, screen to McGuffie, loss of 1 to the U-M 14.
Third down, Sheridan runs it 8 to the U-M 24; 4th and 1 at the 2:11 mark.

Mesko punted it 50 yards to the Miami 25 at the 1:54 mark.

Miami First down, run for 2 to the Miami 27. Second down, pass completion of 15 yards to the Miami 42; first down.

First down. completion of 9 to the U-M 49.
Second down, completion of 4 to the U-M 46.

First down at the U-M 46; incomplete.
Second down, run, no gain.
[time out]
Third down, :23 on the clock, U-M 45 yard line ... pass broken up by Brandon Harrison.

Miami punts it to the U-M 8 with 10 seconds left.
Michigan First down, knee, end of half.

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For the half:
Michigan gained 57 yards passing, 110 passing, 167 total.
Miami gained 127 yards passing, 13 rushing, 140 total.
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THIRD QUARTER

Cissoko took the kickoff from the 3 to the 31.

Michigan (Threet back in) First down, reverse to Odoms for 1.
Second down, McGuffie loss of 3 to the 28.
Third down, 11, Threet overthrew Hemingway who was side open down the sideline.

Mesko punted to the Miami 25, returned to the Miami 33.

Miami First down Miami, run for 1.
Second down, run for 4; 3rd and 5 at the Miami 38.
Third down, 26 yard completion and run to the U-M 36.

First down, U-M 36, completion for 2.
Second down, run for 2; 3rd and 6.
Third down, completion of 4 to the U-M 26.

First down, run for 5 to the U-M 21.
Second down, pass complete for 3; 3rd down and 2.
Third down, pitch hits ground, ruled incomplete pass ... inadvertent whistle kills the play ... redo ... run for 3, first down at the U-M 13.

First down, U-M 23, run for 2 to the U-M 11.
Second down, completion for 5 to the U-M 6; 3rd and 3.
Third down, pass into corner of endzone, broken up by Brandon Harrison.
Miami kicked a 23 yard field goal at the 5:37 mark.

Michigan 10, Miami 6

Michigan took the kickoff from the 10 to the 29.
Michigan First down, completion to Clemons for 5.
Second down, McGuffie run for 8 to the U-M 42.

First down, McGuffie run for 3. (Ortmann hurt forearm, Dorrestein in)
Second down, loss of 1; 3rd down, 8.
Third down, incomplete.

Mesko punted into the end zone at the 4:04 mark.

FOURTH QUARTER

Miami First down, 20 yard line, Incomplete.
Second down, run for 6.
Third down, incomplete, almost intercepted by Donovan Warren.

Miami punted it to 52 yards to the U-M 18, returned to the U-M 22.

Michigan (Sheridan in) First down, McGuffie ran 26 yards to the U-M 48.

First down, McGuff run of 1.
Second down, incomplete screen pass to Minor.
Third down, completion to McGuffie for 7 to the Miami 44.
Mesko punted to the Miami 4, returned to the 7 at the 1:04 mark.

Miami First down, run of 5 to the 12.
Second down, run of 8 to the U-M 20; first down.

First down, completion of 5 yards.
Second down, run for 2; 3rd and 3.
Third down, run of 9 to the 37.

First down, incomplete ... WR was wide open for the TD.
Second down, loss of 2; 3rd and 12 at the Miami 35 at the 12:15 mark.
Third down, sack by Brandon Graham at the 11:37 mark.

Miami punted 50 yards to the U-M 14 at the 11:19 mark.

Michigan First down, McGuffie 12 yard run to the 24; late hit flag to the 39.

First down, screen to Stonum for 9 to the U-M 48.
Second down, Grady 4 to the Miami 48.

First down, McGuffie run for 5.
Second down, Sheridan run for 1; 3rd and 4 at the Miami 40.
Third down, McGuff screen, breaks tackles for 25 yards to the Miami 15.

First down, Brandon Minor ran it in to the TD at the 8:12 mark. PAT missed.

Michigan 16, Miami 6

Miami took the kickoff to the 30.

First down, incompletion.
Second down, completion for 7; 3rd down, 3 at the Miami 37.
Third down, completion for 8 yards to the Miami 45.

First down, interference on Morgan Trent at the 50; 1st down there.

First down, incompletion, almost intercepted again; flag, ineligible receiver; 5 yard penalty; 1st and 15 at the Miami 45. QB run for 5, shaken up.
Second down and 10 at the 50, new QB; run of 4; 3rd down, 6.
Third down, flag-false start, 3rd and 11 at the Miami 49, completion 3; 4th and 8 at the U-M 48.
Fourth down, Miami goes for it, pass broken up at the 4:15 mark.

Michigan First down at the U-M 48, McGuffie no gain.
Second down, McGuffie run for 1.
Third down, McGuffie run for -2.

Meskok punted it to the Miami 20 at the 2:30 mark.

Miami First down, incomplete.
Second down, complete, first down.

First down, sack, Terrance Taylor back to the Miami 19.
Second down, incomplete.
Third down, incomplete, at the 1:02 mark.
Fourth down: sack by Brandon Graham back to the Miami 10 with :57 left.

Michigan ... Sheridan takes 2 knees, game over.

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Final Game Stats

Michigan gained 281 yards, 103 passing and 178 rushing.
Miami gained 252 yards, 205 passing and 47 rushing.

Sam McGuffie rushed for 74 yards on 17 carries (4.4 ypc) and caught 3 passes for 32 more, for 107 all-purpose yards.

The Michigan defense had 4 sacks, 2 by Brandon Graham.


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