U-M Frozen Out of 2nd Half, loses 21-14

Michigan goes scoreless in the second half to become the first 8-loss team in Michigan history. Here are the second half drives, and the stats.

Michigan

Cissoko took the kickoff to the 30.

First down, Brown for 3.
Second down, Sheridan -3.
Third down, 10, U-M 30. Complete to Brown for 2.

Northwestern

Fourth down, Mesko kicked it low, punt partially blocked to the U-M 40.

Northwestern

First down, U-M 40. Complete to the U-M 20.

First down, U-M 20. Complete to the U-M 10.

First down, U-M 10. Sack by Brandon Harrison at the U-M 17.
Second down, goal, U-M 17. Incomplete, overthrown in the end zone.
Third down. TD in the end zone at the 14:35 mark.

Northwestern 14, Michigan 14

Odoms took the kickoff from the 2 to the U-M 23.

First down, U-M 23. Shaw for 2.
Second down, 7, U-M 26. Incomplete.
Third down. Incomplete.

Northwestern

Fourth down, Mesko punted it to the NW 34 at the 10:49 mark.

First down, NW 34. Complete 6.
Second down, 4, U-M 40. Run for 1.
Third down, 3, NW 41. Complete to the 46.

First down, NW 46. Complete wide open over the middle for the TD at the 9:24 mark.

Northwestern 21, Michigan 14

Odoms took the kickoff from the 5 to the U-M 39.

First down, U-M 39. Complete to Clemons for 3.
Second down, 7. Justin Feagin in at QB. Feagin for no gain.
Third down, 6. Sheridan back in. Incomplete.

Northwestern

Mesko punted it to the NW 23 at the 7:48 mark.

First down, U-M 23. Complete for 7 to the 30.
Second down, 3. Incomplete.
Third down, 3. NW 26. Bacher keeps, no gain.

Michigan

Fourth down, Odoms fair catched the punt at the U-M 29 at the 6:34 mark.

First down, U-M 29. Incomplete.
Second down, 10. Brown takes pitch for 5.
Third down, 5, U-M 34. sack, fumbled, U-M recovers at the U-M 33.

Northwestern

Mesko punted it to the NW 35 at the 4:54 mark.

First down, NW 35. Incomplete.
Second down, no gain.
Third down, complete to the U-M 46.

First down, U-M 46. Complete to the U-M 41.
Second down, 5. Flag, U-M 12 men ... 2nd, 1, U-M 41. Run, first down.

First down, U-M 35. Complete for 4.
Second down, 6, U-M 31.
Third down, 6, U-M 31. Incomplete.
Fourth down. Delay of game to the 36.

Michigan

Northwestern punted it to the U-M 4.

First down, U-M 4. Steve Threet in. Run 1.
Second down, 9, U-M 5. Brown to the 18.

First down, U-M 18. Brown for 3.
Second down, 7, U-M 21. Brown -1.
Third down, 8, U-M 20. Incomplete.

Northwestern

Mesko punted to the NW 33.

FOURTH QUARTER

First down, U-M 33. Run 2.
Second down, 8. Complete to the U-M 45.

First down, U-M 45. Incomplete.

Second down, for 7.
Third down, intercepted by Donowan Warren, taken to the NW 44.

Michigan

First down, NW 44. Threet for 1. Brown
Second down, Brown for 10 to the U-M 33.

First down, NW 33. Brown for 3.
Second down, 7. NW 30. Threet for 5.
Third down, 2. Shaw to the 22.
Fourth down, short. Threet sneaks it.

First down, NW 22. Flag - holding. 1st and 20, U-M 31. Brown for 8.
Second down, 12. NW 23. Incomplete.
Third down, 12, NW 23. Threet overthrows wide open receiver in the end zone - intercepted at the 10:49 mark.

Northwestern

First down, NW 20. Bacher no gain.
Second down, incomplete. Flag,
First down, NW 35. Run 4.
Second down. Run, no gain.
Third down. Run, 5.

Michigan

Fourth down. U-M fielded the punt at the U-M 23 at the 6:53 mark.

First down, U-M 23. complete, 1.
Second down, 9. incomplete.
Third down, complete to Mathews for 9.

First down, U-M 37. Reverse to Odoms for 1.
Second down, 9. Complete to Mathews to the 44.
Third down, 3. Threet runs to the 49.

First down, U-M 49. 4:21. Incomplete.
Second down. Complete to Brown for 8.
Third down, 2, NW 43. Incomplete.
Fourth down, 3:40. Sheridan runs to the NW 31.

First down, NW 31. Incomplete.
Second down, Brown fall down -2.
Third down, 12, NW 33. Incomplete.
Fourth down. 2:25. Incomplete.

Northwestern

First down, NW 34. Run 7.
Second down, 3, NW 42. Run -1.
Third down, 4. U-M timeout. Bacher no gain.

Michigan

Fourth down. Odoms took the punt to the U-M 42 at the 1:45 mark.

First down, U-M 42. Overthrows Odoms deep.
Second down. Incomplete.
Third down. 1:30. Incomplete.
Fourth down. Incomplete. 1:19 to go.

Northwestern runs out the clock.

FINAL STATS

Michigan gained 264 yards, 83 passing and 181 rushing.
Northwestern gained 260 yards, 196 passing and 64 rushing.

Sheridan was 8-19 for 61 yards; Threet was 5-10 for 40 yards.
Bacher was 17-29 for 196 yards and 2 TDs.

Brown had 23 carries for 115 yards.
Simmons had 22 carries for 59 yards and a TD.


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