Behind an explosive first half characterized by Michigan’s effective three-quarter court press and 61-percent shooting, the Wolverines jumped out to a 22-point lead at halftime, and they never relinquished it in their 82-45 victory.
It’s 7:30 on Thanksgiving morning. Michigan women’s basketball coach Kim Barnes Arico is at Bruegger’s Bagels and runs into two first grade teachers. They think she’s there to pick up bagels for a nice Thanksgiving breakfast. But Barnes Arico is headed to practice.