After leading by five after the first half, the Wolverines were outscored 42-12 in the final two quarters, falling to No. 5 Louisville, 74-49, in the Preseason WNIT semifinals.
Nicole Munger plays a crucial role for the team and is an important piece to the Wolverines’ puzzle. Yet Munger is seldom in the spotlight.
The Wolverines will raise their WNIT championship banner before tipoff when they host George Mason to kick off the 2017-18 season.
While the Wolverines have talent and depth on the roster, there are plenty of teams standing in their way. The Daily breaks down this year’s Big Ten conference:
The Wolverines notched a 65-43 win over Grand Valley State in an exhibition game Thursday night at Crisler Center.
It turned out to be just a two-day event, in which Michigan finished in 11th place with a total score of 593.
The Wolverines finished in 12th place out of a strong 18-team field at the Ruth’s Chris Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C.with a three-day score of 875.
The Wolverines got off to a strong start, leading the field through Sunday. They couldn’t keep up, however, and steadily collapsed over the course of the tourney.
Throughout the weekend, the Wolverines came up just short of victories as a team. But there are still positive takeaways from the tournament for Michigan.