Found November 16, 2013 on College Spun:
Northwestern must be the most unlucky final-play-in-regulation team in the entire country. Two weeks ago, the Wildcats lost to Nebraska on a ridiculous 49-yard “hail mary” pass from Ron Kellogg III to Jordan Westerkamp. Today, Michigan’s Brendan Gibbons ran onto the field with under 10 seconds to go and somehow nailed a 44-yard field goal as time expired. The execution was flawless. The game is tied, 9-9, in overtime.

Hoke says Gibbons’ field goal may be ‘the best single play I’ve ever seen’

Brendan Gibbons’ 44-yard field goal was certainly amazing as the last second effort eventually sent the Wolverines to a 27-19 triple overtime victory over Northwestern Saturday afternoon. The epic final second boot also saved Michigan from another defeat with Brady Hoke calling it perhaps ‘the best single play’ he’s ‘ever seen’. “That tells you about the discipline...

Michigan wins, beats Northwestern 27-19 in triple-overtime

Thanks to a very dramatic, last second, 44-yard successful field goal by Wolverine kicker Brendan Gibbons to end regulation, the Michigan Wolverines were able to extend the game against Northwestern into triple-overtime and earned a hard fought and much needed victory on the road in Evanston. And also thanks to Devin Gardner who converted the game winning score and subsequent successful...

Michigan football vs Northwestern report card

The Michigan Wolverines (7-3) defeated the Northwestern Wildcats (4-6) 27-19 in triple overtime on Saturday. The game was very low scoring, with both offenses only producing 9 points each in regulation. The question marks surrounding the Wolverines entering the game still remain heading into the last two games of the regular season. Let’s see how each position graded out. Quarterback...

Answering Devin Gardner’s Challenge: What I’d Do as Michigan’s Offensive Coordinator

Devin Gardner had this to say to critics of Michigan offensive coordinator Al Borges: “Maybe they should try and find a job as an offensive coordinator then. Maybe they should be an offensive coordinator somewhere if they can do better. … “You can think what you want, but the reality is [the fans] are where they are for a reason. They’re not offensive coordinators anywhere...

Horrorscape 2013: Michigan vs Northwestern

I’m not going to lie: it gets hard to really invest anymore. This is what happens when you’re so used to crushing failure and humiliating defeat that you can’t fully invest anymore because your sanity just can’t take it anymore. I’m openly sympathizing with guys who get ridiculously drunk because Michigan made them do it. The sad part is that Michigan is 6-3 and could very...

Gardner Clutch in Win, Credits Teammates.

Devin Gardner played huge in Michigan's 27-19 3OT win at Northwestern Saturday. W/VIDEO

Plane crash survivor Hatch signs with Michigan

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- A high school basketball standout who survived a plane crash in Michigan in 2011 that killed his father and stepmother has signed a letter of intent with the Michigan Wolverines. Austin Hatch averaged 23 points as a sophomore at Canterbury High School in Indiana. He committed to play at Michigan shortly before the plane crash. He did not play basketball...

Michigan Wins; Desmond Howard Loses It

Whew! It took an amazing special team’s last second field goal to send it into overtime, and three overtimes for Michigan to bag the win that arguably resurrected the season.  Although the Wolverines beat Northwestern 27-19, it was as ugly.  It was windy, raining, and cold.  Then, there were Northwestern’s “Wounded Warrior” uniforms.  Don’t get me wrong, it is a noble...

Video & Quotes: John Beilein recaps Michigan’s loss at Iowa State

John Beilein faced the media after Michigan’s first loss of the 2013-14 season. Watch Beilein’s press conference below or read Beilein’s quotes after the jump. Opening statement: “They really have a good team. What I really like that he’s been able to do is find these nuggets all over to replace, whether it’s a fifth-year guy or a junior college guy, it’s been incredible...

Michigan beats Northwestern in 3 OT

Devin Gardner scored on a 5-yard run to lift Michigan to a 27-19 triple-overtime victory over Northwestern on Saturday after the Wolverines' Brendan Gibbons tied it with a 44-yard field goal at the end of regulation. Gardner scored on an option and ran it in on the two-point conversion to make it an eight-point game. Northwestern had one more chance, but Trevor Siemian got...

Photos: Iowa State rushes court after upsetting No. 7 Michigan

Iowa State pulled off an early-season upset of the Michigan Wolverines, 77-70, on Sunday. Following the final buzzer, fans rushed the court.

Beilein Talks McGary, Prep For Iowa State

Michigan coach John Beilein discusses his lineup, the anticipation surrounding the return of Mitch McGary, prepping for Iowa State Sunday, and more.
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