Preseason NIT - Cleveland State Falls 77-47 Against Michigan - Game Recap

Preseason NIT - Cleveland State Falls 77-47 Against Michigan - Game Recap

Michigan blew out Cleveland State on Tuesday, running up the score in a 77-47 win at Crisler Arena.

Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 16-point spread as favorites.

Michigan got 17 points from Tim Hardaway Jr. and another 15 points from Nik Stauskas. Trey Burke contributed 7 assists, while Mitch McGary cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Cleveland State got a 15-point performance from Anton Grady, who was supported by 6 points from Tim Kamczyc. Charlie Lee had 5 assists in a losing cause for Cleveland State, while Sebastian Douglas grabbed 5 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Michigan were victorious, as the score was 42-14 at the break.

Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-28.