The Boilermakers brought the game within four points in the final three minutes, but Michigan’s offense kicked back into gear to stay ahead down the stretch.
The Wolverines rallied in the second half, outscoring the Badgers by 18 in the final 20 minutes, to win their second consecutive game, 82-65.
Michigan will be looking to continue its successful ball distribution in a well-balanced attack against Wisconsin.
Currently in 10th place in the Big Ten, Michigan has just six games left to boost its standing ahead of the Big Ten Tournament.
Saturday, after a morning practice, the alumnae and current roster came together to have brunch.
Even though she knew she was close to breaking 1,000 career points — only one basket to be exact — Flaherty was just focused on ensuring a win for the Michigan women’s basketball team.
After losing to No. 17 Michigan State on Wednesday by 21, the Michigan women’s basketball team had to pick itself up in time for a matchup against Illinois.
After the Wolverines were handed their worst loss of the season on Wednesday — a 21-point defeat against No. 17 Michigan State — they have potentially their easiest chance to bounce back.
After a 31-point performance Sunday, the freshman center managed just eight points in Michigan’s 85-64 loss at Michigan State on Wednesday.
No. 17 Michigan State dominated the in-state showdown and powered through the Wolverines in East Lansing, 85-64.