9:00 PM ET, February 5, 2013
Crisler Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Tim Hardaway Jr. hits 5 straight 3s to boost Michigan past Ohio St.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Tim Hardaway Jr. kept Michigan in the game when the Wolverines weren't playing a whole lot of defense.Then he ended it by smothering Ohio State's final chance of overtime.Hardaway brought his team back with a relentless streak of 3-point shooting, and his blocked shot gave No. 3 Michigan an exhilarating 76-74 victory over No. 10 Ohio State on Tuesday night.Aaron Craft's last two shots were blocked -- one by Trey Burke, and the next by Hardaway right under the basket.
ANN ARBOR, MI - FEBRUARY 05: Tim Hardaway Jr. #10 of the Michigan Wolverines gets to the basket past Lenzelle...(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||30-58 (.517)||28-60 (.467)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-16 (.438)||14-24 (.583)|
|FT Made-Attempted||7-10 (.700)||6-11 (.545)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||11 (0/0)||9 (0/0)|
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Last night's Ohio State-Michigan game featured only 20 fouls called, down 41% from the average Big Ten conference game this season (34.0).
Trey Burke was 5-of-8 when guarded by Aaron Craft Tuesday, including 4-of-5 from the 3-point line. Burke struggled when guarded by Craft in Michigan's loss to Ohio State on Jan. 13.[+]
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