Spartans vs Wolverines Final: 34-17 - Recap
|Spartans vs Wolverines Final: 34-17 - Recap|
Edwin Baker scampered through the Michigan defense for 147 yards as Michigan State handed the Wolverines a 34-17 defeat on Saturday at Michigan Stadium.
Michigan State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 65.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kirk Cousins completed 18 of 25 pass attempts for 284 yards for the Spartans in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Denard Robinson rushed for 86 yards for Michigan, while Vincent Smith added 34 yards. Denard Robinson threw for 215 yards for the Wolverines, while receivers Martavious Odoms and Roy Roundtree had 49 and 48 yards respectively.
Michigan State outgained Michigan 536-377 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-19 by the Spartans.
Michigan lost the time of possession battle 35:55/24:05, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Michigan State looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Illinois. Michigan will aim to get back on the winning track vs Iowa.