Offensive Outburst Allows Michigan to Hold Off UMASS
Sept. 18, 2010
Site: Ann Arbor, Mich. (Michigan Stadium)
Score: #20 Michigan 42, Massachusetts 37
Records: U-M (3-0), Massachusetts (2-1)
Attendance: 110,187 (sellout)
Next U-M Game: Saturday, Sept. 25 -- vs. Bowling Green (Michigan Stadium), Noon
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Sophomore quarterback Denard Robinson (Deerfield Beach, Fla./Deerfield Beach HS) threw two touchdown passes to junior wide receiver Darryl Stonum (Stafford, Texas/Dulles) in a 45-second span late in the first half and junior superback Michael Shaw (Trotwood, Ohio/Trotwood-Madison) rushed for a career-high 126 yards and three scores as the University of Michigan football team (No. 20 AP/No. 22 USA Today) held off Massachusetts (No. 18 FCS), 42-37, on Saturday (Sept. 18) at Michigan Stadium. The Wolverines marched into the end zone on five consecutive possessions between the second and fourth quarters, eclipsing 500 total yards of offense for the second week in a row (525).
Nice offense, but where was the defense?????