Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • MICH296
    • 461MINN
  • Turnovers

    • MICH2
    • 0MINN
  • Possession

    MICHMINN
    31:0528:55
  • 1st Downs

    • MICH20
    • 20MINN

Game Information

TCF Bank Stadium
Coverage: ESPN
  • Minneapolis, MN 55488
Attendance: 50,709
11/1/2015 Associated Press

Michigan survives on goal-line stand vs. Minnesota

Wilton Speight came off the bench and threw a 12-yard touchdown to Jehu Chesson with under 5 minutes to play and No. 15 Michigan stopped Mitch Leidner on a sneak as time expired to escape with a

Scoring Summary

1234T
Michigan777829
Minnesota3137326
first QuarterMICHMINN
FG
4:47
Ryan Santoso 23 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 44 yards, 3:45
03
play
R. Santoso 23 yd FG GOOD (0:15)

Ryan Santoso 23 yd FG GOOD (0:15)

TD
0:38
Joe Kerridge 1 Yd Run (Kenny Allen Kick)
8 plays, 57 yards, 4:09
73
second QuarterMICHMINN
TD
12:14
Jehu Chesson 13 Yd pass from Jake Rudock (Kenny Allen Kick)
5 plays, 29 yards, 1:51
143
play
Michigan extends lead at Minnesota (0:40)

Michigan QB Jake Rudock tosses it to Jehu Chesson who holds on for the touchdown to push the Wolverines' lead to 14-3. (0:40)

FG
7:36
Ryan Santoso 30 Yd Field Goal
11 plays, 62 yards, 4:38
146
play
R. Santoso 30 yd FG GOOD (0:14)

Ryan Santoso 30 yd FG GOOD (0:14)

TD
4:17
Rashad Still 52 Yd pass from Mitch Leidner (Ryan Santoso Kick)
3 plays, 76 yards, 1:22
1413
play
Gophers strike for 52 yard TD (0:36)

Minnesota's Mitch Leidner rolls out and finds Rashad Still, who then shakes off a defender and goes into the end zone cutting Michigan's lead to 14-13. (0:36)

FG
0:00
Ryan Santoso 32 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 41 yards, 0:54
1416
play
R. Santoso 32 yd FG GOOD (0:26)

Ryan Santoso 32 yd FG GOOD (0:26)

third QuarterMICHMINN
TD
11:22
Jabrill Peppers 6 Yd Run (Kenny Allen Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 3:38
2116
play
J. Peppers run for 6 yds for a TD (0:36)

Jabrill Peppers run for 6 yds for a TD (0:36)

TD
5:49
Mitch Leidner 24 Yd Run (Ryan Santoso Kick)
3 plays, 33 yards, 1:34
2123
play
Leidner rumbles into the end zone (1:06)

Minnesota QB Mitch Leidner keeps on the read option and scores from 24 yards out to give the Gophers a 23-21 lead. (1:06)

fourth QuarterMICHMINN
FG
11:43
Ryan Santoso 47 Yd Field Goal
6 plays, 45 yards, 3:08
2126
play
R. Santoso 47 yd FG GOOD (0:24)

Ryan Santoso 47 yd FG GOOD (0:24)

TD
4:57
Jehu Chesson 12 Yd pass from Wilton Speight (Wilton Speight Pass to Amara Darboh for Two-Point Conversion)
7 plays, 40 yards, 3:39
2926
play
Chesson's 2nd TD puts Michigan in front (0:44)

Michigan back-up quarterback Wilton Speight tosses it into the end zone for Jehu Chesson and the Wolverines are back in front 29-26 with 4:57 to play. (0:44)

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