Recap - Wolverines Defeat Ohio State 40-34
|Recap - Wolverines Defeat Ohio State 40-34|
Denard Robinson scampered through the Ohio State defense for 170 yards as Michigan handed the Buckeyes a 40-34 defeat on Saturday at Michigan Stadium.
The Wolverines won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 8.5-point spread. OVER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an OVER play.
Denard Robinson completed 14 of 17 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Wolverines in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Braxton Miller rushed for 100 yards for Ohio State, while Dan Herron added 37 yards. Braxton Miller threw for 235 yards for the Buckeyes, while receivers Corey Brown and DeVier Posey had 76 and 58 yards respectively.
Ohio State lost the offensive yardage battle to Michigan 444-372 yards in Saturday's game. Michigan had more first downs as that total ended up 23-18.
Ohio State lost the time of possession battle 35:10/24:50, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.