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

Penn State got beat at home by No. 4 Michigan 79-71 in conference play on Sunday, Feb. 17. The Nittany Lions are still looking for their first win over an AP-Ranked team this season (0-6). The Nittany Lions got a good performance from Sasa Borovnjak, who put up a career-high 17 points and four rebounds. Jermaine Marshall had 17 points and added seven rebounds. For the Wolverines, Trey Burke got a season-high 29 points and five assists. The next game will be on Thursday, Feb. 21 when Penn State (8-17, 0-13 Big Ten) goes to Illinois (18-8, 5-7 Big Ten).

Penn State Game Notes

  • PSU beat the spread by 14.5 points. That makes the 9th time this season the Nittany Lions have beaten the spread.
  • Prior to this game, PSU played 49 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 11-38.
  • Penn State has lost 100 percent of the time this season (0-7) after recording one or fewer blocks.
  • When the opposition records 79 or more total points this season, Penn State has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 46.9 percent or better this season, Penn State has lost 100 percent of the time (0-7).
  • When the opposition records 27 or more free throws made this season, Penn State has lost 100 percent of the time (0-4).
  • Penn State has recorded fewer free throws made than their opponents for the past 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 in 10 out of 25 games this season.
  • Ross Travis has led the team in rebounding in 15 out of 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 had 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.

Michigan Game Notes

  • 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 16 times in 26 games this season.
  • Glenn Robinson III has led the team in rebounding six times in 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.
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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