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Michigan vs Western Michigan Final: 73-41 - Recap

The battle between Michigan and Western Michigan didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Western Michigan was handed a 73-41 defeat on Tuesday at Crisler Arena.

Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 21-point spread as favorites.

Trey Burke had 20 points for Michigan and Nik Stauskas chipped in with 11 points. Trey Burke had 7 assists for them, while Jordan Morgan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Western Michigan got 10 points from Darius Paul in a losing cause and another 6 points from Nate Hutcheson. Austin Richie contributed 3 assists for them, while Darius Paul had 10 rebounds.

Michigan hit the break leading 35-21 before taking care of business in the second half.

Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-31.