Puerto Rico Tip-off - Recap - Michigan Defeats Florida State 82-80
Nik Stauskas went off for 26 points and added 3 rebounds leading Michigan over Florida State, 82-80, on Friday at Coliseo Roberto Clemente.
Bettors who backed Michigan were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 3.
Michigan got 15 points from Derrick Walton Jr. and another 14 points from Mitch McGary. Derrick Walton Jr. contributed 6 assists, while Mitch McGary cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Florida State got a 19-point performance from Ian Miller, who was supported by 18 points from Okaro White. Montay Brandon had 4 assists in a losing cause for Florida State, while Okaro White grabbed 12 rebounds.
Michigan hit the break trailing 37-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Michigan as they grabbed 39 boards, while Florida State only had 34.