Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio


Game notes: Western Michigan at Michigan

  • Michigan-Notre-Dame-Football-42

    Michigan quarterback's Dylan McCaffrey (10) and Shea Patterson (2) warm up before Saturday's game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.


  • Big-Ten-Fired-Up-Foes-Football

    Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh stands on the field before Saturday's game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.



Western Michigan at Michigan

Time: Noon

Site: Michigan Stadium; Ann Arbor

Records: Western Michigan is 0-1; Michigan is 0-1

TV: Fox Sports 1

Radio: 98.3 FM

Series: Michigan leads 6-0

Line: Michigan 27½

Over/Under: 56½

What to know

■ Michigan's running back duo of Karan Higdon and Chris Evans only combined for 73 yards and one touchdown on 23 carries at Notre Dame.

■ Michigan is 32-1 all-time versus schools from the Mid-American Conference. The lone loss came in 2008 to the University of Toledo.

■ In a 55-42 loss to Syracuse last week, Western Michigan accumulated 621 yards off offense — 452 coming in the second half. Quarterback Jon Wassink had 379 yards passing and three touchdowns. Receiver D'Wayne Eskridge caught eight passes for 240 yards and two touchdowns, and Jayden Reed had seven catches for 121 yards and one touchdown. Tailback LeVante Bellamy rushed for 120 yards on 11 carries with two scores.

Contact Kyle Rowland at krowland@theblade.com, 419-724-6110 or on Twitter @KyleRowland.

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2018 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…