Preseason NIT - Pittsburgh vs Michigan Recap - Michigan Wins 67-62
|Preseason NIT - Pittsburgh vs Michigan Recap - Michigan Wins 67-62|
Michigan got 17 points from Trey Burke en route to a 67-62 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday at Madison Square Garden.
Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.
Michigan got 16 points from Tim Hardaway Jr. and another 15 points from Nik Stauskas. Trey Burke contributed 6 assists, while Jordan Morgan cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Pittsburgh got a 14-point performance from Lamar Patterson, who was supported by 8 points from James Robinson. James Robinson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Pittsburgh, while Talib Zanna grabbed 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Pittsburgh were victorious, as the score was 33-29 at the break.
Michigan won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-26.