Scores

Final

W Michigan 42

(4-6, 2-4 MAC)

Cent Michigan 31

(3-6, 1-4 MAC)

1:00 PM ET, November 3, 2012

Kelly/Shorts Stadium, Mount Pleasant, MI

1 2 3 4 T
WMU 0 14 0 2842
CMU 6 7 10 831

Top Performers

Passing: T. Van Tubbergen (WMU) - 362 YDS, 4 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: Z. Tipton (CMU) - 22 CAR, 112 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: T. Davis (CMU) - 10 REC, 208 YDS, 1 TD

W. Michigan 42, Cent. Michigan 31

Associated Press

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. -- Tyler Van Tubbergen threw for 362 yards and four touchdowns, and Western Michigan scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to rally past Central Michigan 42-31 Saturday.

Eric Monette had 11 receptions for 196 yards, including a 24-yard TD that put the Broncos (4-6, 2-4 Mid-American) ahead 35-31 with 2:51 remaining. After Central Michigan (3-6, 1-4) fumbled the ensuing kickoff, Dareyon Chance added a 42-yard TD run to make it 42-31 with 2:26 left.

Van Tubbergen also had TD throws of 28 and 22 yards to Justin Collins, 55 yards to Blake Hammond, and ran for an 18-yard TD. Chance added 111 yards rushing.

Ryan Radcliff threw for 383 yards and a touchdown for the Chippewas. Titus David had 10 catches for 208 yards, including a 58-yard TD, and Zurlon Tipton rushed for 112 yards and a pair of scores.

The teams combined for 1,019 yards of offense.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WMU
CMU
1st Downs2426
Total Yards513506
Passing362383
Rushing151123
Penalties8-577-92
3rd Down Conversions4-114-13
4th Down Conversions0-10-2
Turnovers11
Possession28:4431:16

Passing Leaders

Western MichiganC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Van Tubbergen23/3336211.041
Central MichiganC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Radcliff26/413839.310

Rushing Leaders

Western MichiganCARYDSAVGTDLG
Chance191115.8142
Van Tubbergen9424.7118
Central MichiganCARYDSAVGTDLG
Tipton221125.1226
Phillips273.506

Receiving Leaders

Western MichiganRECYDSAVGTDLG
Monette1119617.8148
Hammond27537.5155
Central MichiganRECYDSAVGTDLG
Davis1020820.8158
Wilson78111.6027

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERWMUCMU
FG08:49David Harman 37 Yd 03
FG01:41David Harman 22 Yd 06
SECOND QUARTERWMUCMU
TD13:35Blake Hammond 55 Yd Pass From Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 76
TD08:28Tyler Van Tubbergen 18 Yd Run (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 146
TD04:15Zurlon Tipton 1 Yd Run (David Harman Kick) 1413
THIRD QUARTERWMUCMU
FG07:55David Harman 23 Yd 1416
TD04:06Titus Davis 58 Yd Pass From Ryan Radcliff (David Harman Kick) 1423
FOURTH QUARTERWMUCMU
TD13:45Justin Collins 28 Yd Pass From Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 2123
TD08:52Justin Collins 22 Yd Pass From Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 2823
TD05:24Zurlon Tipton 1 Yd Run (Ryan Radcliff Pass To Cody Wilson For Two-Point Conversion) 2831
TD02:51Eric Monette 24 Yd Pass From Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 3531
TD02:26Dareyon Chance 42 Yd Run (Andrew Haldeman Kick) 4231