hompson came off the bench to throw a 32-yard touchdown pass with 11 seconds remaining Tuesday, giving No. 11 South Carolina a 33-28 victory over No. 19 Michigan in the Outback Bowl.
“I trust my offensive line,” Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson said. “I know they’ll lay it (all out) for me, so I’ve got to do the same for them.”
The coaches and seniors of Team 133 and Michigan football’s official apparel provider, Adidas, have teamed to create a special white jersey for the 2013 Outback Bowl game against South Carolina on Jan. 1, 2013.
Michigan coach Brady Hoke has suspended cornerback J.T. Floyd, punter Will Hagerup and linebacker Brandin Hawthorne for a violation of team rules.
Michigan will face a lot of talent — especially when it tries to block South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney — in the Outback Bowl.
The Outback Bowl wasn’t exactly what Brady Hoke and Michigan had in mind, but the Wolverines couldn’t help but notice progress the team made during the 2012 season.
The University of Michigan will play in the Outback Bowl against South Carolina, Michigan State will compete against TCU in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl, and Central Michigan University will play in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.
It took three OTs but the Michigan State Spartans beat the Georgia Bulldogs 33-30 to win the Outback Bowl on Monday.
Losing the final game is tough for any team, especially one that’s had the type of success that led 12th-ranked Michigan State and No. 18 Georgia to the Outback Bowl.
If MSU wants to earn some acclaim, and maybe receive the benefit of the doubt more often, the best way to start is by beating 18th-ranked Georgia in Tampa on Jan. 2.