Michigan vs Purdue Recap - Wolverines Win 44-13
|Michigan vs Purdue Recap - Wolverines Win 44-13|
Denard Robinson scampered through the Purdue defense for 235 yards as Michigan handed the Boilermakers a 44-13 defeat on Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium.
The Wolverines were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Denard Robinson completed 8 of 16 pass attempts for 105 yards for the Wolverines in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Akeem Shavers rushed for 34 yards for Purdue, while Gary Bush added 11 yards. Caleb TerBush threw for 105 yards for the Boilermakers, while receivers O.J. Ross and Crosby Wright had 46 and 29 yards respectively.
Michigan outgained Purdue 409-213 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 19-15 by the Wolverines.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan as their offense was on the field for 36:11, longer than the 23:49 of their opponents.
Next game, Michigan takes its act home to face Illinois looking for another win. For Purdue, they head home to face Wisconsin.