On Sunday afternoon, the 7 seeded Michigan Wolverines upset 2 seeded Kansas in Indy 73-69 to advance into the Sweet Sixteen.
Moritz Wagner with 26 points on the day for the maize & blue. 11/14 FG’s and 3/6 FT’s. Derrick Walton Jr led the team in rebounds & assists, 7 rebounds, 6 assists.
Michigan will be heading the Kansas City, and awaits the results of the Oregon-Rhode Island matchup.
John Beilein’s Wolverines’ unlikely March Madness journey continues on into the Sweet Sixteen.
Friday afternoon, John Beilein’s 7 seeded Michigan Wolverines took the win over 10 seeded Oklahoma State 92-91.
Derrick Walton Jr. was the leading scorer for the Wolverines with 26 points on the day. 7/13 FG’s and 6/7 FT’s for Walton.
81.8 in team free throw percentage for the Wolverines would end up being one of the more key factors in this game allowing them to advance into the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Michigan now awaits results from the Jacksonville State-Louisville game to find out who will be next on their journey.