The Rutgers Scarlet Knights host the Michigan Wolverines in week 6 of the college football schedule on Saturday, kick off time at 7:00 PM ET, High Point Solutions Stadium.
The Michigan Wolverines (5-0) are coming from a 14-7 win over the Wisconsin Badgers in week 5. Wilton Speight threw for 219 yards and a touchdown in 20-for-32 passes. On the ground, De’Veon Smith rushed for 66 yards in 17 carries while Ty Isaac had 48 yards in eight carries. Khalid Hill had two yards and a touchdown. Amara Darboh led in receiving with 87 yards and a touchdown in six receptions while Jehu Chesson had 52 yards in five catches.
On the offense, Michigan averages 234.2 yards in passing and 209.8 yards in rushing. On the defense, Michigan allows 135.4 yards in passing and 112.2 yards in rushing against their opponents.
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights (2-3) suffered from a 58-0 loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes in week 5. Chris Laviano threw for 33 yards in 3 of 12 passes. On the ground, Robert Martin rushed for 40 yards in 13 carries while Laviano had 19 yards in eight carries. Jawuan Harris led in receiving with 33 yards in three receptions.
On the offense, Rutgers averages 140.2 yards in passing and 192.8 yards in rushing. On the defense, Rutgers allows 196.4 yards in passing and 227.4 yards in rushing against their opponents.
Michigan vs Rutgers football game schedule:
Date: October 8, 2016
Kick Off Time: 7:00 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN2
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -25.5 Michigan