Penn State vs. Michigan: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Penn State vs. Michigan: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Penn State 71
(8-17, 1-7 away)
(4) Michigan 79
(22-4, 18-0 home)
Venue: Crisler Arena
12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT, February 17, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Penn State 32 39 71
Michigan 32 47 79
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Penn State S Borovnjak 17 R Travis 10 D (DJ) Newbill 5
Michigan T Burke 29 G Robinson III 10 T Burke 5

On Sunday, Feb. 17, No. 4 Michigan took on Penn State and defeated the Nittany Lions 79-71 in conference action. Trey Burke had a big game for the Wolverines and put up a season-high 29 points and five assists. Glenn Robinson III got a double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds. For the Nittany Lions, Sasa Borovnjak finished with a career-high 17 points and four rebounds. The next game will be on Sunday, Feb. 24 when Michigan (22-4, 9-4 Big Ten) hosts Illinois (18-8, 5-7 Big Ten).

Michigan Game Notes

  • The Wolverines have won every game this season (11-0) after recording 79 or more total points.
  • Michigan has won every game this season (6-0) after committing six or fewer turnovers.
  • Michigan has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record two or fewer steals.
  • Michigan has won 93 percent of the time this season (14-1) after holding an opponent to under 33.3 percent three-point percentage.
  • This season Michigan has won 100 percent of the time (4-0) when Nik Stauskas has 18 points or more, 83 percent of the time (20-4) when Tim Hardaway Jr plays 30 minutes or more, and 100 percent of the time (6-0) when Glenn Robinson III has six field goals made or more.
  • The Wolverines set a season high for free throws made (27).
  • The last time Michigan recorded at least 27 free throws made was Dec 12, 2007 against Oakland.
  • This is the 15th game at home this season--Michigan has a 21.9 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Trey Burke recorded a team season high in points with 29, free throws made with eight, and free throws attempted with nine.
  • Glenn Robinson III tallied a team season high in free throws made with nine and free throws attempted with 11.
  • Trey Burke accounted for 36.7 percent of the team's points.
  • Glenn Robinson III accounted for 34.4 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Trey Burke has led the team in scoring in 16 out of 26 games this season.
  • Glenn Robinson III has led the team in rebounding in six out of 26 games this season.
  • This marks the 13th 20-point game of Trey Burke's career.
  • Trey Burke has 26 straight double-digit point games.
  • This marks the fourth 20-point game of Glenn Robinson III's career.
  • Glenn Robinson III recorded a double-double. It was the second of his career.

Penn State Game Notes

  • This loss extended the Nittany Lions losing streak to 13 games.
  • The top two scorers (Jermaine Marshall and Sasa Borovnjak) accounted for 47.8 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Ross Travis and Jermaine Marshall) accounted for 48.5 percent of the rebounds.
  • Jermaine Marshall has led the team in scoring 10 times in 25 games this season.
  • Ross Travis has led the team in rebounding 15 times in 25 games this season.
  • Ross Travis recorded the sixth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Ross Travis recorded a double-double. It was the third of his career.
  • This was the third foul out of the season for Nick Colella.
  • Sasa Borovnjak set career highs with 17 points and seven field goals made.
  • Jermaine Marshall has three straight double-digit point games.
  • Devonte (DJ) Newbill has nine straight double-digit point games.
PSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ASasa Borovnjak311743001
AJ. Marshall311771203
ANick Colella36964001
ARoss Travis3811101012
BD. Newbill301135004
B-Brandon Taylor15620000
-Kevin Montminy6010000
-Jonathan Graham9001000
-Alan Wisniewski4000001
MICH PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Trey Burke392935200
AG. Robinson III3321100001
B+Nik Stauskas341814002
CTim Hardaway Jr30821010
-Jordan Morgan7021001
D+Jon Horford16010210
D+Mitch McGary20031002
-Matt Vogrich5200000
-Caris LeVert9100000
-Max Bielfeldt4010000
-Spike Albrecht3000000

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