The Michigan Wolverines are set to face off against the Bowling Green Falcons in a college football matchup on Saturday, September 16, 2023. The Wolverines, currently ranked second in the nation, have been excelling on defense, allowing only 5 points per game, the second-best in the FBS. On the offensive side, they have averaged 32.5 points per game. The Falcons, on the other hand, rank 62nd in points scored (31 points per game) and 73rd in points allowed (24.5 points per game).
The key statistics between the two teams reveal a relatively close matchup. Michigan ranks 56th in offensive yards averaging 447 yards per game, while Bowling Green ranks 69th with 418.5 yards per game. Defensively, Michigan ranks 10th in yards allowed with an average of 232 yards per game, while Bowling Green ranks 65th with 357 yards per game allowed.
In terms of individual performances, Michigan’s quarterback, J.J. McCarthy, has been impressive with 558 passing yards, completing 87.3% of his passes and throwing five touchdowns. Blake Corum leads the team in rushing, accumulating 153 yards and scoring four touchdowns. Roman Wilson has been a standout receiver for the Wolverines, with 167 receiving yards and five touchdowns.
For the Falcons, Connor Bazelak has thrown for 390 yards, completing 59.2% of his passes, with three touchdowns and three interceptions. Terion Stewart has been their top rusher with 106 yards and two touchdowns, while Taron Keith has contributed both as a receiver and rusher.
This highly anticipated matchup will take place at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Fans can catch the game live on BTN or stream it on platforms such as Fubo and ESPN+.
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– BTN (Big Ten Network)