Friday, October 16, 2009

Live blog: U-M stomps Delaware State

Posted: 11:45 a.m. Oct. 17, 2009
Michigan 63, Delaware State 6 | Final
Live blog: U-M stomps Delaware State


It wasn't even this close. Michigan did whatever it wanted, defeating Delaware State, 63-6, today in Ann Arbor.

Free Press special writer Anthony Fenech is live-blogging today's Michigan-Delaware State game. Feel free to discuss the game with Anthony in the chat below or amongst yourselves in the comments at the bottom of the page.

For those of you following along on our mobile site, we will post periodic game updates below the chat. Enjoy the game, everyone!

Fourth quarter

11:35: Getting picked on by Elko and Wilson, but the Hornets falter and settle for a field goal that's nearly blocked. 11:35 left in the 4th, 49-6 Michigan.

10:15: Freshman Cox streaks off-tackle untouchd for a long touchdown, Michigan ups the score to 56-6. Fifth rushing touchdown of the day for the Wolverines.

2:15: Cox rushes from three yards out for his second touchdown of the day. 63-6, Michigan, with just under three minutes to go.

Third quarter

9:01: Tipped ball almost intercepted by Michigan.

Second quarter

12:33: Robinson walks in from a few yards out to make it 35-0 Wolverines.

7:19: Robinson connected with Martell Webb for a touchdown, his second passing of the game to go with a rushing score. 42-0 Wolverines.

1:42: Grady shakes one tackle, makes another defender miss and bowls into the end zone for Michigan's 7th touchdown, the 4th in four red zone tries.

:57: Delaware St. salvages the drive with a field goal. They're on the board, 46 points away from a tie.

0:00: End of first half, 49-3 Michigan with the commanding lead.

First quarter

12:50:Forcier completes his second short pass, to Odoms on an easy out route ... His speed is too much for the Hornets secondary, takes it to the 1-yard-line, inches away from a score.

12:06: Michael Shaw 1-yard run up the gut for the first of many Michigan scores. 7-0 Michigan on Shaw's second touchdown of the year.

8:12: Smith takes a Robinson handoff six yards into the end zone for his first collegiate touchdown. 14-0 Michigan.

7:07: Brandon Smith rushes up the middle and blocks the Hornets punt, Graham picks it up clean on one bounce and takes it in for the touchdown. 21-0 Michigan.

3:12: First play of the Michigan drive, Robinson drops back a couple steps and hits Kelvin Grady wide open into the end-zone for six. 28-0 Michigan with 3:00 left in the 1st quarter.

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