Detroit Free Press
College Football
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Michigan State 28, Western Michigan 14
When: 3:30 PM   ET ,  Saturday, September 9, 2017
Where: Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, Michigan
Attendance: 72910
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Western Michigan 0 0 7 7 14
Michigan State 7 7 7 7 28
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 4:43
Michigan State   TD  Michigan State 7 - Western Michigan 0
Brian Lewerke 61 yd. run (Matt Coghlin kick)
2nd Quarter - 6:04
Michigan State   TD  Michigan State 14 - Western Michigan 0
LJ Scott 15 yd. pass from Brian Lewerke (Matt Coghlin kick)
3rd Quarter - 8:43
Western Michigan   TD  Michigan State 14 - Western Michigan 7
Darius Phillips 67 yd. fumble recovery (Josh Grant kick)
3rd Quarter - 6:07
Michigan State   TD  Michigan State 21 - Western Michigan 7
Brian Lewerke 1 yd. run (Matt Coghlin kick)
4th Quarter - 10:48
Michigan State   TD  Michigan State 28 - Western Michigan 7
LJ Scott 2 yd. run (Matt Coghlin kick)
4th Quarter - 10:37
Western Michigan   TD  Michigan State 28 - Western Michigan 14
Darius Phillips 100 yd. kickoff return (Josh Grant kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Western Michigan Michigan State
W‑L 0 - 2 - 0 2 - 0 - 0
Conference 0 - 0 - 0 0 - 0 - 0
Team Stats
  Western Michigan Michigan State
Score 14 28
1st Downs 11 21
3rd Down Efficiency 1-for-15
7%
7-for-15
47%
4th Down Efficiency 3-for-5
60%
1-for-1
100%
Total Yards 195 457
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 36-116 49-296
Average/Rush 3.2 6.0
Passing
Comp-Att 12-27 13-21
Passing Yards 79 161
Average/Pass Play 2.5 7.0
Penalties-Yards 3-20 3-30
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 3-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 27:10 32:50
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Wassink 11/26 79 0 1
J. Bogan 1/1 0 0 0
Michigan State (2 - 0)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Lewerke 13/21 161 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. Bellamy 12 67 5.6 0
J. Franklin 6 36 6.0 0
J. Bogan 11 30 2.7 0
J. Wassink 7 -17 -2.4 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
L. Scott 18 86 4.8 1
B. Lewerke 9 81 9.0 2
D. Stewart Jr. 3 70 23.3 0
G. Holmes 8 35 4.4 0
M. London 8 28 3.5 0
H. Rison 1 -2 -2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
D. Eskridge 4 42 10.5 0
K. Watson 2 13 6.5 0
D. Ernsberger 1 9 9.0 0
J. Franklin 1 8 8.0 0
G. Ricci 2 5 2.5 0
L. Bellamy 1 5 5.0 0
J. Bogan 1 -3 -3.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
F. Davis III 4 69 17.2 0
D. Stewart Jr. 3 33 11.0 0
L. Scott 3 25 8.3 1
M. Sokol 1 17 17.0 0
H. Rison 1 14 14.0 0
M. London 1 3 3.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
D. Phillips 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
J. Scott 1 0 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
A. Brown 1.0 7.0
N. Matich 1.0 3.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
A. Dowell 1.0 11.0
R. Williams 1.0 8.0
B. Randle 1.0 4.0
C. Frey 0.5 2.0
J. Butler 0.5 2.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
A. Brown 1.0 7.0
N. Matich 1.0 3.0
D. Phillips 1.0 2.0
D. Ginwright 1.0 1.0
S. Clark 0.5 1.0
C. Bailey 0.5 0.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
M. Morrissey 1.5 4.0
A. Dowell 1.0 11.0
R. Williams 1.0 8.0
M. Panasiuk 1.0 7.0
B. Randle 1.0 4.0
K. Willekes 1.0 2.0
C. Frey 0.5 2.0
J. Panasiuk 0.5 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
H. Rison 1
B. Lewerke 1