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Michigan surges past Purdue with second-half run

By Daniel Wasserman, Daily Sports Writer
Published January 24, 2013

“Tim has really become not only really good at guarding the particular person, but getting Nik and everybody else, Glenn, where they should be. … When D.J. Byrd got going, we just said, ‘Alright, (Nik’s) still a work in process.’ ”

Burke paced Michigan in the first half, scoring seven points and adding four assists, but his 3-of-10 3-point shooting and six turnovers allowed the visiting Boilermakers to not just keep pace with the high-flying Wolverines, but enter halftime tied, 33-32.