What is the Score of the Michigan Purdue Game?
The University of Michigan Wolverines football team faced off against the Purdue Boilermakers in a Big Ten Conference matchup. The game was a highly anticipated one among college football fans, and they were not disappointed. The score ended up being Michigan 31, Purdue 20.
Highlights of the Game
There were several thrilling highlights from the game that had fans on their feet. Here are some of the top moments:
- Michigan’s Defense: Michigan had five takeaways, two interceptions and three forced fumbles, giving their offense plenty of opportunities to score.
- Purdue Wide Receiver Rondale Moore: Despite being down by double digits, Moore was able to put up some memorable plays, most notably a 64-yard catch and run.
- Michigan Quarterback Joe Milton: Milton accounted for three total touchdowns, two passing and one rushing, which both put the game away in the 4th quarter.
Michigan’s Dominant Performance
The Wolverines took control of the game early, scoring on their first three possessions and creating turnovers on defense. In the second quarter, Purdue made a comeback, but Michigan answered quickly and shut the door on any chance of a Purdue victory.
This victory gives Michigan a 3-2 record for the season and evens their Big Ten record at 2-2. They will now look to carry this momentum into their next game against Wisconsin.