U-M runs outta gas in 2nd half. Drives, stats

The Wolverines did nothing in the second half, rotating between Steve Threet and Nick Sheridan to no avail - gaining just 79 total 2nd half yards, and just 110 in the final 3 quarters. Meanwhile, PSU ran wild. Here are the drives, and the final stats.

Michigan Horn took the kickoff from the goal line to the U-M 18.

First down, U-M 18. Threet fumbles it ahead for 2 yards to the U-M 19.
Second down, Minor for 13 to the U-M 32.

First down, U-M 32, Complete to Stonum for 5 to the U-M 37.
Second down, 5, U-M 37. Threet ran for 14 to the PSU 49.

First down, PSU 49. Minor up the middle for 2.
Second down, 8, PSU 47. Threet sacked for -5.
Third down, 13, U-M 48. Complete to Odoms to the PSU 47.
Fourth down, 9.

Penn State

Mesko bounce-punted it 34 to the PSU 14.

First down, PSU 14. Royster run for 3.
Second down, 7, PSU 18. Royster 9 to the PSU 27.

First down, PSU 27. Complete 13 to the PSU 40.

First down, PSU 40. Incomplete.
Second down, 10. Royster for 4.
Third down, 6, PSU 46. Clark run 8 for the first down.

First down, U-M 47. Incomplete.
Second down, Complete for a first down to the U-M 36.

First down, U-M 36. Swing pass to Williams for 9 to the PSU 27.
Second down, 1, PSU 27. Royster first down to the U-M 25.

First down, U-M 25. Incomplete in the end zone.
Second down. Incomplete.
Third down, Incomplete.
Fourth down, PSU kicked a 42 yard field goal of 42 yards.

Michigan 17, PSU 17

Michigan

Horn took the kickoff from the end zone to the U-M 16.

First down, U-M 16. Nick Sheridan in. Hand off to Minor, flag, holding back to the U-M 7. 1st down, 17. Sheridan runs for no gain.
Second down, 10, Sheridan runs for -1.
Third down, 20, U-M 5. Safety at the 4:39 mark.

PSU 19, Michigan 17

Penn State

Mesko kicked it out of bounds at the 50.

First down, Royster for 3.
Second down, complete at the U-M 22.

First down, U-M 22. Royster ran it to the goal line.

First down, Clark keeps for the TD at the 3:04 mark.

PSU 26, Michigan 17

The kickoff went into the end zone for a touchback.

First down, U-M 20. Minor run -4.
Second down, 1 at the U-M 16. Complete to Koger for 8 to the 25.
Third down, 5, U-M 25. Incomplete.

Penn State

Mesko's punt blocked at the U-M 38.

First down, U-M 38. Royster runs 14 to the 24.

First down, U-M 24. Run for 3.
Second down, 7, U-M 20. Clark runs for 5 to the U-M 15.
Third down, 2, U-M 15. Run for 1.
Fourth down, 1/2, U-M 14.

FOURTH QUARTER

PSU kicked a 32 yard field goal at the 14:56 mark.16.

Penn State 29, U-M 17

Michigan

McGuffie took the kickoff to the U-M 21.

First down, U-M 21. Threet back in. Minor for 7 to the U-M 28.
Second down, Minor loss -2.
Third down, 5, U-M 26. Threet hit, fumbled at the U-M 19 at the 19:46 mark.

Penn State

First down, PSU 19, Royster 3 to the U-M 26.
Second down, U-M 16. Trick play, incomplete.
Third down, 7. Complete to the 1/2 line.

First down, run - no gain.
Second down, Clark for the TD at the 12:19 mark.

Penn State 36, U-M 17

Michigan

McGuffie took the kickoff to the U-M 25.

First down, Sheridan back in. incomplete.
Second down, Minor runs for 6.
Third down, 4. Incomplete.

Penn State

Mesko's punted it to the PSU 41 at the 11:21 mark.

First down, PSU 32. Incomplete.
Second down, incomplete.
Third down, complete at the U-M 49.

First down, U-M 49. Run for 7.
Second down, Clark run to the U-M 24.

First down, U-M 24. Run to the 20.
Second down, U-M 20. Run to the 17.
Third down. Complete to the U-M 12.

First down, U-M 12. Rn to the 10.
Second down, 8 at the 10. Run to the 3.
Third down, 1 at the U-M 3. No gain.

PSU kicked a 20 yard field goal at the 5:20 mark.

Penn State 39, U-M 17

Michigan

Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 26.

First down, Sheridan still in. incomplete.
Second down, Minor -1.
Third down, 11. Incomplete.

Penn State

Mesko's punted it 50 yards to the PSU 25 at the 4:16 mark, returned, flag, illegal block, back to the PSU 20.

First down, PSU 20. Run for 3.
Second down, 7. Flag, false start back to the PSU 18, 2nd and 12. Run for 1.
Third down, 11, PSU 19. Screen - 81 yards for the TD at the 2:05 mark.

Penn State 46, U-M 17

Michigan

Odoms took the kickoff to the U-M 26.

First down, McGuffie ran 15 to the 41.

First down, U-M 41. Complete to McGiuffie, -1.
Second down, 12. McGuffie run for 11.
Third down, 1. PSu 47. Run to the PSU 42.

First down, PSU 42. Sheridan run for 9.
Second down, Complete to Koger for 3.

First down, PSU 31. Incomplete. Game over.

FINAL STATS

Michigan gained 212 yards (just 79 in the 2nd half), 89 passing and 202 rushing.
PSU gained 482 yards, 251 passing and 231 rushing.

Threet was 9-13 for 84 yards (just 2-2 in he 2nd half).
Clark was 18-31 for 171 yards and a TD.

Minor had 23 carries for 117 yards and 2 TDs.
Royster had 18 carries for 174 yards and a TD.

*U-M had 110 yards total in the final three quarters.

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