Michigan 63, Massachusetts 13

Date - Saturday, September 15, 2012 3:30 PM
Location - Michigan Stadium
Attendance - 110708

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Massachusetts 0 13 0 0 13
Michigan 14 28 14 7 63

Recap


No. 18 Michigan 63, Massachusetts 13: Denard Robinson threw three touchdown passes and ran for another as host Michigan overwhelmed Massachusetts.

Robinson accounted for 397 total yards by throwing for 291 on 16-of-24 passing and rushing for 106 yards on 10 carries to lead the Wolverines (2-1) to their 17th consecutive victory at Michigan Stadium in September.

Vincent Smith had a pair of short scoring runs and Fitzgerald Toussaint ran for 85 yards and a touchdown as Michigan bolted to a 42-13 halftime lead and rolled up 585 yards of total offense against the overmatched Minutemen.

UMass (0-3) scored its only touchdown on a 32-yard interception return for a touchdown by Christian Birt to pull within 21-10 early in the second quarter, but Robinson atoned for the turnover by throwing a 42-yard scoring pass to Devin Gardner and rushing 36 yards for a TD in a span of less than three minutes to build the lead to 35-10.

Mike Wegzyn threw for 141 yards and Michael Cox rushed for 76 yards on 18 carries for the Minutemen, who lost at Michigan 42-37 during the 2010 season.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Robinson vaulted into fifth place on the school's career passing list, surpassing Jim Harbaugh and Tom Brady. He also had his 16th career 100-yard rushing game. ... UMass, in its first full season as an FBS member, has been outscored 145-19 in its first three games. ... The Wolverines improved to 31-1 all time against current members of the Mid-American Conference.
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 12:39
Michigan   TD  Michigan 7 - Massachusetts 0
1st Quarter - 3:10
Michigan   TD  Michigan 14 - Massachusetts 0
2nd Quarter - 13:44
Massachusetts   FG  Michigan 14 - Massachusetts 3
2nd Quarter - 13:05
Michigan   TD  Michigan 21 - Massachusetts 3
2nd Quarter - 9:49
Massachusetts   TD  Michigan 21 - Massachusetts 10
2nd Quarter - 6:47
Michigan   TD  Michigan 28 - Massachusetts 10
2nd Quarter - 4:00
Michigan   TD  Michigan 35 - Massachusetts 10
2nd Quarter - 2:07
Massachusetts   FG  Michigan 35 - Massachusetts 13
2nd Quarter - 0:19
Michigan   TD  Michigan 42 - Massachusetts 13
3rd Quarter - 10:25
Michigan   TD  Michigan 49 - Massachusetts 13
3rd Quarter - 2:58
Michigan   TD  Michigan 56 - Massachusetts 13
4th Quarter - 8:24
Michigan   TD  Michigan 63 - Massachusetts 13
TEAMS

Team Records

  Massachusetts Michigan
W/L 0 - 3 - 0 2 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0

Team Stats

  Massachusetts Michigan
Score 13 63
First Downs 15 27
3rd Down Efficiency 7-for-17
41%
7-for-11
64%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-0
0%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 236 585
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 40-89 43-294
Average/Rush 2.2 6.8
Passing
Comp-Att 15-30 16-25
Passing Yards 147 291
Average/Pass Play 4.7 11.2
Penalties-Yards 10-69 5-40
Fumbles-Lost 4-1 2-0
Interceptions Thrown 0 1
Time of Possession 29:03 30:57

PLAYER STATS

Massachusetts (0 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. Wegzyn 14/29 141 0 0
A. Doyle 1/1 6 0 0
Michigan (2 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Robinson 16/24 291 3 1
R. Bellomy 0/1 0 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
M. Cox 18 81 4.5 0
J. Wilson 4 14 3.5 0
J. Broadnax 8 8 1.0 0
A. Doyle 1 1 1.0 0
B. Hill 1 0 0.0 0
M. Wegzyn 7 -1 -0.1 0
Q. Smith 1 -14 -14.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
D. Robinson 10 106 10.6 1
F. Toussaint 15 85 5.7 1
T. Rawls 6 42 7.0 0
V. Smith 3 20 6.7 2
J. Hayes 3 19 6.3 1
D. Norfleet 1 14 14.0 0
R. Bellomy 5 8 1.6 0
T. Lewan 0 0 0.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Walker 4 63 15.8 0
A. Williams 6 38 6.3 0
T. Sharpe 2 27 13.5 0
R. Blanchflower 2 13 6.5 0
B. Dowling 1 6 6.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Dileo 3 91 30.3 0
D. Gardner 2 48 24.0 1
D. Funchess 2 34 17.0 1
J. Gallon 3 32 10.7 0
R. Roundtree 2 25 12.5 1
V. Smith 1 19 19.0 0
F. Toussaint 1 17 17.0 0
M. Kwiatkowski 1 16 16.0 0
J. Robinson 1 9 9.0 0