Boxscore: Michigan 38, Western Michigan 21

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Scoring Summary

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Western Michigan....  0  7  7  7  - 21
Michigan............  7 17  7  7  - 38

Attendance: 109,837

Scoring Summary:
1st 07:09 MICH - Askew, B.J. 41 yd pass from Navarre, John (Epstein, Hayden kick)
                                                 9 plays, 73 yards, TOP 3:23, WMU 0 - MICH 7
2nd 12:43 MICH - Epstein, Hayden 37 yd field goal
                                                8 plays, 27 yards, TOP 3:22, WMU 0 - MICH 10
    07:45 WMU - ZUHL, Micah 17 yd pass from WELSH, Jeff (MENCHINGER, R. kick)
                                                3 plays, 47 yards, TOP 0:54, WMU 7 - MICH 10
    06:07 MICH - Askew, B.J. 8 yd run (Epstein, Hayden kick)
                                                5 plays, 78 yards, TOP 1:38, WMU 7 - MICH 17
    00:44 MICH - Walker, M. 40 yd pass from Navarre, John (Epstein, Hayden kick)
                                                3 plays, 65 yards, TOP 0:22, WMU 7 - MICH 24
3rd 10:50 MICH - Askew, B.J. 26 yd run (Epstein, Hayden kick)
                                                8 plays, 73 yards, TOP 4:10, WMU 7 - MICH 31
    07:00 WMU - JOHNSON, B. 4 yd pass from WELSH, Jeff (MENCHINGER, R. kick)
                                               9 plays, 80 yards, TOP 3:50, WMU 14 - MICH 31
4th 04:04 MICH - Underwood, Dave 1 yd run (Epstein, Hayden kick)
                                               9 plays, 70 yards, TOP 3:41, WMU 14 - MICH 38
    00:00 WMU - WELSH, Jeff 2 yd run (MENCHINGER, R. kick)
                                              16 plays, 79 yards, TOP 4:04, WMU 21 - MICH 38

Kickoff time: 12:10 End of Game: 3:43 Total elapsed time: 3:33 Officials: Referee: D. Lipski; Umpire: T. Michalek; Linesman: E. Peters; Line judge: P. Engelberts; Back judge: S. Helverson; Field judge: H. Armstead; Side judge: S. Hassel; Temperature: Low 70s Wind: W 10-15 Weather: Mostly Sunny



Team Statistics

WMU MICH FIRST DOWNS................... 24 23 Rushing..................... 5 7 Passing..................... 15 13 Penalty..................... 4 3 NET YARDS RUSHING............. 13 188 Rushing Attempts............ 25 39 Average Per Rush............ 0.5 4.8 Rushing Touchdowns.......... 1 3 Yards Gained Rushing........ 93 196 Yards Lost Rushing.......... 80 8 NET YARDS PASSING............. 374 284 Completions-Attempts-Int.... 36-58-2 18-30-0 Average Per Attempt......... 6.4 9.5 Average Per Completion...... 10.4 15.8 Passing Touchdowns.......... 2 2 TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS........... 387 472 Total offense plays......... 83 69 Average Gain Per Play....... 4.7 6.8 Fumbles: Number-Lost.......... 1-0 0-0 Penalties: Number-Yards....... 9-76 13-111 PUNTS-YARDS................... 5-167 5-173 Average Yards Per Punt...... 33.4 34.6 Net Yards Per Punt.......... 21.8 28.6 Inside 20................... 0 1 50+ Yards................... 0 1 Touchbacks.................. 2 1 Fair catch.................. 0 0 KICKOFFS-YARDS................ 3-177 7-425 Average Yards Per Kickoff... 59.0 60.7 Net Yards Per Kickoff....... 41.0 45.0 Touchbacks.................. 0 0 Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD. 2-10-0 1-18-0 Average Per Return.......... 5.0 18.0 Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 4-110-0 3-54-0 Average Per Return.......... 27.5 18.0 Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD.. 0-0-0 2-0-0 Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD. 0-0-0 0-0-0 Miscellaneous Yards........... 0 0 Possession Time............... 31:33 28:27 1st Quarter................. 9:38 5:22 2nd Quarter................. 7:21 7:39 3rd Quarter................. 4:52 10:08 4th Quarter................. 9:42 5:18 Third-Down Conversions........ 9 of 18 2 of 11 Fourth-Down Conversions....... 1 of 2 2 of 2 Red-Zone Scores-Chances....... 3-7 3-3 Sacks By: Number-Yards........ 1-7 7-49 PAT Kicks..................... 3-3 5-5 Field Goals................... 0-1 1-2



Michigan Individual Statistics

Rushing         No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
--------------------------------------------
Askew, B.J.     15  112    0  112  2 30  7.5
Underwood, Dave  7   27    0   27  1  7  3.9
Perry, Chris     6   25    0   25  0  6  4.2
Cross, Walter    7   20    0   20  0  5  2.9
Navarre, John    3   12    7    5  0  9  1.7
Bell, Calvin     1    0    1   -1  0  0 -1.0
Totals...       39  196    8  188  3 30  4.8

Passing Cmp-Att-Int Yds TD Long Sack -------------------------------------------- Navarre, John 16-28-0 240 2 47 1 Gonzales, J. 2-2-0 44 0 34 0 Totals... 18-30-0 284 2 47 1

Receiving No. Yds TD Long ----------------------------------- Askew, B.J. 5 66 1 41 Bell, Calvin 4 86 0 47 Seymour, Bill 4 53 0 34 Walker, M. 3 57 1 40 Edwards, B. 1 16 0 16 Bellamy, Ronald 1 6 0 6 Totals... 18 284 2 47

Punting No. Yds Avg Long In20 TB ---------------------------------------------- Finley, Adam 4 173 43.2 54 1 1 TEAM 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 Totals... 5 173 34.6 54 1 1

Punts Kickoffs Intercept All Returns No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg --------------------------------------------- Jackson, Marlin 0 0 0 2 38 23 1 0 0 Drake, Charles 0 0 0 1 16 16 0 0 0 Curry, Julius 1 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 Howard, Todd 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Totals... 1 18 18 3 54 23 2 0 0

Field goal attempts ---------------------------------------- Epstein, Hayden 2nd 12:43 37 yds - Good Epstein, Hayden 3rd 00:00 44 yds - Missed

Kickoffs No. Yds TB OB Avg --------------------------------------- Epstein, Hayden 1 62 0 0 62.0 Brabbs, Phil 6 363 0 0 60.5

FUMBLES: None.



Western Michigan Individual Statistics

Rushing         No Gain Loss  Net TD Lg  Avg
--------------------------------------------
REED, Philip    12   73   14   59  0 37  4.9
WOODS, Charles   2   16    0   16  0 12  8.0
WELSH, Jeff     11    4   66  -62  1  2 -5.6
Totals...       25   93   80   13  1 37  0.5

Passing Cmp-Att-Int Yds TD Long Sack -------------------------------------------- WELSH, Jeff 36-58-2 374 2 40 7 Totals... 36-58-2 374 2 40 7

Receiving No. Yds TD Long ----------------------------------- AFARIOGUN, Mo 8 90 0 24 JENNINGS, D. 7 89 0 25 BUSH, Josh 5 63 0 40 MOSLEY, K. 5 29 0 8 JOHNSON, B. 4 36 1 14 ZUHL, Micah 3 37 1 17 WOLVERTON, M. 2 18 0 12 THOMAS, Antonio 1 6 0 6 KINER, Anthony 1 6 0 6 Totals... 36 374 2 40

Punting No. Yds Avg Long In20 TB ---------------------------------------------- ANDERSON, A. 4 132 33.0 42 0 1 WELSH, Jeff 1 35 35.0 35 0 1 Totals... 5 167 33.4 42 0 2

Punts Kickoffs Intercept All Returns No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg --------------------------------------------- BUSH, Josh 1 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 MELCHER, Nick 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 ROGERS, Ron 0 0 0 4 110 52 0 0 0 Totals... 2 10 9 4 110 52 0 0 0

Field goal attempts ---------------------------------------- MENCHINGER, R. 1st 10:32 44 yds - Missed

Kickoffs No. Yds TB OB Avg --------------------------------------- MENCHINGER, R. 3 177 0 0 59.0

Fumbles (Number-Lost): WELSH, Jeff 1-0.



Michigan Defensive Statistics

## Player          Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
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24 Drake, Charles     7    .    7  1.0/6    .   .     .      1    .     1/6    .
30 Curry, Markus      5    .    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
53 Orr, Shantee       4    1    5  2.0/10   .   .     .      .    .     1/7    .
21 LeSueur, Jeremy    4    1    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
17 Foote, Larry       4    .    4  3.0/21   .   .     .      1    .     1/7    .
51 Brackins, Eric     4    .    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
6  Hobson, Victor     4    .    4  2.0/15   .   .     .      .    .     2/15   1
2  June, Cato         4    .    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
3  Howard, Todd       3    1    4     .     .   .    1-0     .    .      .     .
43 Diggs, Carl        3    1    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
90 Heuer, Norman      3    1    4  1.0/7    .   .     .      .    .     1/7    .
91 Casseus, E.        3    .    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
42 Spytek, John       2    .    2     .     .   .     .      1    .      .     .
13 Stevens, Larry     1    1    2  1.0/7    .   .     .      .    .     1/7    .
99 Frysinger, Jake    1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
92 Rumishek, Dan      1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
58 Manning, Roy       1    1    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
20 Jackson, Marlin    1    .    1     .     .   .    1-0     .    .      .     .
26 Curry, Julius      1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
45 Brackins, Phil     1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
22 Shaw, Jon          .    .    .     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .


Western Michigan Defensive Statistics

## Player          Solo  Ast  Tot  TFL/Yds  FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH
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46 LAPE, BRYAN        6    2    8  1.0/7    .   .     .      1    .     1/7    .
55 MALLOY, Jason      6    .    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
29 BROWN, Brandon     5    1    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
11 LEWIS, Jermaine    5    1    6  1.0/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
94 PINDER, Bryan      3    3    6     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
97 BROWNING, Chris    5    .    5     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
93 BABIN, Jason       4    1    5  1.0/1    .   .     .      .    .      .     .
26 BALLARD, Joe       4    .    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
42 FORESTE, J.        1    3    4     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
23 COLEMAN, Kevin     3    .    3     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
2  ROGERS, Ron        2    .    2     .     .   .     .      2    .      .     .
40 FELDPAUSCH, J.     2    .    2     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
99 WESTGATE, J.       1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
41 REYNOLDS, S.       1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
37 ALLSBURY, A.       1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
51 EKLUND, Blair      1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
58 MESA, Jo Jo        1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
16 DODSON, Wes        1    .    1     .     .   .     .      .    .      .     .
35 MELCHER, Nick      .    .    .     .     .   .     .      .    1      .     .


Drive Chart

                 Drive Started             Drive Ended             Consumed
Team     Qtr Spot Time   Obtained      Spot Time   How Lost      Pl-Yds   TOP 
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WMU      1st W26  15:00  Kickoff       M27  10:32  Missed FG     10-47   4:28#
WMU      1st W20  07:09  Kickoff       W17  03:46  Punt           6--3   3:23
WMU      1st W20  02:52  Punt          W27  01:05  Punt           6-7    1:47
WMU      2nd W22  12:43  Kickoff       M10  10:02  Interception   6-68   2:41#
WMU      2nd M47  08:39  Punt          M00  07:45 *TOUCHDOWN      3-47   0:54#
WMU      2nd M32  06:07  Kickoff       M35  03:35  Punt           6--3   2:32#
WMU      2nd W18  01:36  Punt          W41  01:06  Interception   4-23   0:30
WMU      2nd W18  00:44  Kickoff       W31  15:00  End of half    2-13   0:44
WMU      3rd W20  10:50  Kickoff       M00  07:00 *TOUCHDOWN      9-80   3:50#
WMU      3rd M34  05:20  Punt          M42  04:18  Punt           3--8   1:02
WMU      4th W27  15:00  Missed FG     M11  10:16  Downs         13-62   4:44#
WMU      4th W41  08:39  Punt          W42  07:45  Punt           3-1    0:54
WMU      4th W21  04:04  Kickoff       M00  00:00 *TOUCHDOWN     16-79   4:04#

MICH 1st M27 10:32 Missed FG W00 07:09 *TOUCHDOWN 9-73 3:23 MICH 1st W41 03:46 Punt W42 02:52 Punt 3--1 0:54 MICH 1st W47 01:05 Punt W20 12:43 *FIELD GOAL 8-27 3:22# MICH 2nd M07 10:02 Interception M09 08:39 Punt 3-2 1:23 MICH 2nd M22 07:45 Kickoff W00 06:07 *TOUCHDOWN 5-78 1:38# MICH 2nd M20 03:35 Punt M28 01:36 Punt 5-8 1:59 MICH 2nd M35 01:06 Interception W00 00:44 *TOUCHDOWN 3-65 0:22 MICH 3rd M27 15:00 Kickoff W00 10:50 *TOUCHDOWN 8-73 4:10 MICH 3rd M28 07:00 Kickoff M35 05:20 Punt 3-7 1:40 MICH 3rd M20 04:18 Punt W27 00:00 Missed FG 12-53 4:18 MICH 4th M11 10:16 Downs M29 08:39 Punt 5-18 1:37 MICH 4th M30 07:45 Punt W00 04:04 *TOUCHDOWN 9-70 3:41#

WMU 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd Qtr Qtr Qtr Qtr Half Half Total --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Time of possession 09:38 07:21 04:52 09:42 16:59 14:34 31:33 3rd Down Conversions 3/6 1/2 2/3 3/7 4/8 5/10 9/18 Avg Field Position W22 W35 W43 W29 W30 W35 W32 4th Down Conversions 0/0 0/0 0/0 1/2 0/0 1/2 1/2

MICH 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd Qtr Qtr Qtr Qtr Half Half Total --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Time of possession 05:22 07:39 10:08 05:18 13:01 15:26 28:27 3rd Down Conversions 1/2 1/4 0/4 0/1 2/6 0/5 2/11 Avg Field Position M46 M21 M25 M20 M31 M23 M28 4th Down Conversions 0/0 0/0 2/2 0/0 0/0 2/2 2/2