Preseason NIT - Recap - Michigan Defeats Kansas State 71-57
|Preseason NIT - Recap - Michigan Defeats Kansas State 71-57|
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 23 points leading Michigan to a 71-57 victory over Kansas State at Madison Square Garden on Friday.
Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as favorites.
Michigan got 10 points from Trey Burke and another 10 points from Nik Stauskas. Trey Burke contributed 4 assists, while Glenn Robinson III cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Kansas State got 16 points from Rodney McGruder in a losing cause and another 10 points from Angel Rodriguez. Angel Rodriguez contributed 6 assists for them, while Rodney McGruder had 7 rebounds.
Michigan led at halftime, 29-24.
Michigan had a 42-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.