Gardner completed 13 of 14 passes for 173 yards, and Funchess snagged seven catches for 95 yards. The duo combined for three touchdowns.
The Wolverines coasted to victory after Gardner threw TD passes to Funchess on their first two drives, and connected with him for a third score late in the first half.
The Mountaineers love to recall the upset that raised awareness about their program and school in Boone, North Carolina.
The most amazing thing was Appalachian State did it with 27 players.
Were University of Michigan football players high when they were handed a devastating loss to Appalachian State in 2007?
First, the facts: Michigan has agreed to play Appalachian State as the Wolverines’ opening opponent of the 2014 season.
The University of Michigan football program will open the 2014 season with a match-up against Appalachian State University on Aug. 30 at Michigan Stadium