September 16, 2017
Michigan opens up Big Ten play next week at Purdue, which defeated Missouri 35-3 on Saturday to improve 2-1.
The Boilermakers opened the season with a 35-28 loss to Louisville before downing Ohio 44-21 in Week 2.
On Saturday, Purdue jumped out to a 28-0 second-quarter lead while its defense held Missouri to 203 yards of total offense.
Junior quarterback David Blough: 22-of-28 passing, 187 yards, one touchdown; seven carries, 7 yards, one score
Sophomore running back Tario Fuller: 19 carries, 90 yards, one touchdown
Freshman receiver Jackson Anthrop: six catches, 36 yards, one touchdown
— The Boilermakers forced three turnovers Saturday – two interceptions and a fumble.
— Nine different players carried the ball for Purdue, totaling 205 yards on 50 attempts.
— Twelve different players caught a pass for the Boilermakers, totaling 26 receptions for 272 yards.
— Purdue held Missouri to 2-for-11 on third down.
Check back on Monday as MLive takes a more in-depth first look at the Boilermakers.