The 19th-ranked Wolverines almost suffered the fatal blow Saturday in Bloomington. The Daily breaks down the good, the bad and the ugly from Saturday’s game.
Behind the efforts of junior running back Karan Higdon and the Wolverines’ defense, the No. 17 Michigan football team escaped the overtime period with a 27-20 victory over Indiana.
In No. 17 Michigan’s 27-20 overtime win, Higdon put the team on his back, running for three touchdowns and 200 yards on 25 carries.
The Wolverines' goal is to win out, starting with Indiana on Saturday. Here’s what to watch for when Michigan travels to Bloomington to take on the Hoosiers:
The 17th-ranked Wolverines will face Indiana with hopes of redemption, no matter how slight it may be. The Daily breaks down the matchup.
Special teams coordinator Chris Partridge had to modify and rework the starters in the first few games, but it seems like the depth chart is now finalized.
Still smarting from a 14-10 loss to Michigan State on Saturday night, Michigan set out to correct issues in its run game.
Tuesday, Rashan Gary said that Don Brown emphasized how important it was for the defense to stick to its fundamentals — running to the ball, playing physical, making tackles.
The Michigan men’s soccer team fell 3-1 in South Bend on Tuesday night, conceding two goals in the last 10 minutes.
After Saturday night, the secondary’s standing in the national ranks can no longer be chalked up to a case of facing mediocre passing threats either. Still, the Wolverines are now tasked with moving forward from an upset.