3 Up, 3 Down: U-M 38, Northwestern 31
November, 11, 2012
By Michael Rothstein | ESPN Insider
AP Photo/Tony DingRoy Roundtree has become more productive in recent weeks, and his acrobatic catch set up the game-tying field goal against Northwestern.ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Devin Gardner played well at quarterback for a second consecutive week, the Wolverines had a 100-yard receiver emerge for the first time since September, and they came from behind to win yet another game this season in heart-palpatating fashion, this time a 38-31 win over Northwestern.
There were things for Michigan to be concerned with though, especially defensively. Michigan struggled to tackle and a defense that looked stout all season was porous against the Wildcats.
These things and more are hit on in this week’s 3 Up, 3 Down. THREE UP
Gardner Feeling Comfortable With Offense
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
Final Eastern Illinois 20 Minnesota 42 Final Rutgers 41 Washington State 38
Final Penn State 26 UCF 24 Final Youngstown State 17 Illinois 28 Final Indiana State 10 Indiana 28 Final Northern Iowa 23 Iowa 31 Final Appalachian State 14 Michigan 52 Final 5 Ohio State 34 Navy 17 Final Western Michigan 34 Purdue 43 Final Florida Atlantic 7 22 Nebraska 55 Final California 31 Northwestern 24 Final James Madison 7 Maryland 52 Final 14 Wisconsin 24 13 LSU 28