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Michigan Defeats Alabama 27-20 - Recap

The Wolverines were Week P winners on Monday, coming out on top of the Crimson Tide by a score of 27-20 at Rose Bowl.

The Wolverines were a -2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 45.5.

Blake Corum rushed for 83 yards, while J.J. McCarthy added 25 yards in the win. Roman Wilson and Tyler Morris added 73 and 45 receiving yards respectively.

Jase McClellan rushed for 87 yards for Alabama, while Jalen Milroe added 63 yards. Jalen Milroe threw for 116 yards for the Crimson Tide, while receivers Isaiah Bond and Jermaine Burton had 47 and 21 yards respectively.

Michigan outgained Alabama 351-288 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 17-15 by the Crimson Tide.

Michigan lost the time of possession battle 32:19-27:41, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.