Recap - Wolverines Defeat Notre Dame 41-30
|Recap - Wolverines Defeat Notre Dame 41-30|
Michigan won 41-30 on Saturday against Notre Dame behind a 184-yard receiving performance from Jeremy Gallon at Michigan Stadium.
Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 48.5.
Devin Gardner completed 21 of 33 pass attempts for 294 yards for the Wolverines in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Fighting Irish defense.
Amir Carlisle rushed for 64 yards for Notre Dame, while George Atkinson added 37 yards. Tommy Rees threw for 314 yards for the Fighting Irish, while receivers TJ Jones and Troy Niklas had 94 and 76 yards respectively.
Notre Dame lost the offensive yardage battle to Michigan 460-410 yards in Saturday's game. Michigan had more first downs as that total ended up 25-23.
The time of possession battle favored Michigan as their offense was on the field for 34:04, longer than the 25:56 of their opponents.
Michigan looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Akron. Notre Dame will aim to get back on the winning track at Purdue.