Win Probability 100%

CMU
WMU
CMU 100%

CMU

35

WMU

28

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • CMU407
    • 357WMU
  • Turnovers

    • CMU2
    • 4WMU
  • Possession

    CMUWMU
    33:3426:26
  • 1st Downs

    • CMU15
    • 17WMU

Game Information

Waldo Stadium
Coverage: ESPN2
  • Kalamazoo, MI 49008
  • Line: WMU -3.5
  • Over/Under: 49
Attendance: 11,776
11/2/2017 Associated Press

CMU rallies past rival WMU 35-28 to win Cannon Trophy

Shane Morris threw a 77-yard touchdown pass to Corey Willis with 2:37 remaining, and Central Michigan rallied to beat defending Mid-American Conference champion Western Michigan 35-28 on a rainy Wednesday night to win the Cannon Trophy in the 88th...

Scoring Summary

1234T
Central Michigan7072135
Western Michigan1477028
first QuarterCMUWMU
TD
12:42
Jarvion Franklin 47 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
5 plays, 66 yards, 2:18
07
play
Franklin to the house for a TD (0:34)

Jarvion Franklin rumbles 47 yards for the opening touchdown for Western Michigan. (0:34)

TD
2:26
Davon Tucker 8 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
6 plays, 89 yards, 2:26
014
play
Tucker leads ground attack for TD (0:28)

Davon Tucker 8-yard touchdown run pushes the lead for Western Michigan. (0:28)

TD
1:00
Shane Morris 3 Yd Run (Michael Armstrong Kick)
7 plays, 75 yards, 1:26
714
play
Morris with a fake and score for TD (0:29)

Shane Morris's play fake and runs 3 yards for a touchdown to put Central Michigan in the game. (0:29)

second QuarterCMUWMU
TD
3:05
Jamauri Bogan 2 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
12 plays, 64 yards, 6:23
721
play
Bogan walks into the endzone (0:24)

Jamauri Bogan goes untouched for a 2-yard touchdown run. (0:24)

third QuarterCMUWMU
TD
11:25
Shane Morris 8 Yd Run (Michael Armstrong Kick)
8 plays, 71 yards, 3:35
1421
play
Central Michigan chipping away (0:23)

Shane Morris runs in from eight yards out to cut the Western Michigan lead to 21-14. (0:23)

TD
8:28
Jarvion Franklin 9 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
3 plays, 25 yards, 1:18
1428
play
Franklin muscles in for another Western Michigan TD (0:30)

Jarvion Franklin's second touchdown run pads the lead for the Broncos. (0:30)

fourth QuarterCMUWMU
TD
9:13
Jonathan Ward 29 Yd Run (Michael Armstrong Kick)
3 plays, 43 yards, 0:55
2128
play
Ward's TD narrows the gap (0:32)

Jonathan Ward's 29-yard touchdown run cuts the Western Michigan lead to 28-21 in the fourth quarter. (0:32)

TD
5:50
Eric Cooper 9 Yd pass from Shane Morris (Michael Armstrong Kick)
3 plays, 44 yards, 1:07
2828
play
Morris finds Cooper to tie game (0:30)

Shane Morris connects with Eric Cooper from 9 yards out to tie the game 28-28 late in the fourth quarter. (0:30)

TD
2:37
Corey Willis 77 Yd pass from Shane Morris (Michael Armstrong Kick)
1 play, 77 yards, 0:10
3528
play
Morris to Willis gives Central Michigan its first lead (0:37)

Shane Morris hits Corey Willis for a 77-yard touchdown to give the Chippewas its first lead of the game. (0:37)

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