Event Description: Kicking Contest
Source: Detroit Free Press
Novo Bojovic kicked a 33-yard field goal with 1:38 left in the fourth quarter, as Michigan topped Houston, 18-16 on Sunday afternoon at the Silverdome.
Bob Gagliano completed 27-of-40 passes for 295 yards with an interception, as Michigan (9-4) won its third straight game. Novo Bojovic kicked six field goals which accounted for all of the Michigan scoring.
Jim Kelly completed 19-of-39 passes for 263 yards for Houston (9-4), which lost for the first time since Week #5.
Efren Herrera kicked three field goals and rookie Sloan Hood added a rushing touchdown in the final frame.
Ken Lacy rushed for 70 yards...Richard Johnson caught four passes for 85 yards for Houston...the Gamblers lost utility man Herkie Walls to injury in the third quarter, he did not return.
In other Sunday contests; Birmingham, Denver and Chicago all won road games, meanwhile the Showboats beat Oakland 27-17 at the Liberty Bowl.
more to come......