March Madness - Michigan Defeats Tennessee 73-71 - Recap
|March Madness - Michigan Defeats Tennessee 73-71 - Recap|
Michigan grabbed a 73-71 win over Tennessee on Friday, behind a 15-point effort from Jordan Morgan at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 2 number at most sportsbooks.
Michigan got 14 points from Nik Stauskas and another 13 points from Glenn Robinson III. Caris LeVert contributed 5 assists, while Jordan Morgan cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Tennessee got a 24-point performance from Jordan McRae, who was supported by 19 points from Josh Richardson. Jordan McRae had 2 assists in a losing cause for Tennessee, while Jordan McRae grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan were victorious, as the score was 45-34 at the break.
Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-26.