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

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Penn State vs. Michigan: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Penn State 66
(10-21, 2-10 away)
(6) Michigan 83
(26-6, 21-1 home)
Venue: United Center
2:25PM ET / 11:25AM PT, March 14, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Penn State 33 33 66
Michigan 35 48 83
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Penn State D (DJ) Newbill 20 R Travis 11 J Marshall 7
Michigan T Burke 21 M McGary 11 T Hardaway Jr 5

Penn State lost big against Michigan 83-66 in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday, Mar. 14. Penn State was only down 35-33 at the break, but Michigan broke it open in the second half and won by a big margin. The Nittany Lions now have a record of 1-8 versus AP-ranked teams this season. The Nittany Lions got a good performance from Devonte (DJ) Newbill, who got a team-high 20 points and six rebounds. Ross Travis got a double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Mitch McGary recorded a double-double for the Wolverines on 10 points and 11 rebounds. Penn State (10-21) finished the regular season 12th in the Big Ten with a 2-16 record in conference play.

Penn State Game Notes

  • Prior to this game, PSU played 52 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 12-40.
  • Penn State has lost 92 percent of the time this season (1-11) after recording three or fewer three-pointers.
  • Penn State has lost 75 percent of the time this season (2-6) after committing eight or more turnovers.
  • When the opposition commits four or fewer turnovers this season, Penn State has lost 100 percent of the time (0-3).
  • When the opposition records 36 or more rebounds this season, Penn State has lost 92 percent of the time (1-11).
  • When the opposition records 19 or more free throws made this season, Penn State has lost 86 percent of the time (2-12).
  • The Nittany Lions set a season high for field goals made (29).
  • Penn State has recorded fewer assists than their opponents for the past four games.
  • Devonte (DJ) Newbill recorded a team season high in field goals attempted with 22.
  • Devonte (DJ) Newbill accounted for 30.3 percent of the team's points.
  • Ross Travis accounted for 34.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Devonte (DJ) Newbill has led the team in scoring in 13 out of 31 games this season.
  • Ross Travis has led the team in rebounding in 19 out of 31 games this season.
  • This marks the 10th 20-point game of Devonte (DJ) Newbill's career.
  • Devonte (DJ) Newbill has 15 straight double-digit point games.
  • Ross Travis recorded the ninth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Ross Travis recorded a double-double. It was the fifth of his career.
  • Sasa Borovnjak had a career high with seven field goals made.

Michigan Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Trey Burke and Nik Stauskas) accounted for 43.3 percent of the points.
  • Mitch McGary accounted for 30.5 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • The bench recorded more rebounds (18) than the starters (16).
  • Trey Burke has led the team in scoring 21 times in 32 games this season.
  • Mitch McGary has led the team in rebounding 11 times in 32 games this season.
  • This marks the 18th 20-point game of Trey Burke's career.
  • Trey Burke has four straight 20+ point games.
  • Tim Hardaway Jr has three straight double-digit point games.
  • Nik Stauskas has three straight double-digit point games.
  • Mitch McGary recorded the fifth double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Mitch McGary recorded a double-double. It was the second of his career.
PSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AD. Newbill402063114
ARoss Travis3412111112
AJ. Marshall40867000
BSasa Borovnjak311520101
C+Brandon Taylor14520000
C+Nick Colella33611021
-Jonathan Graham6000000
MICH PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Jon Horford101150020
A+Mitch McGary2310112110
ANik Stauskas331552110
ATrey Burke352123032
ATim Hardaway Jr351515101
B+G. Robinson III34561320
C+Jordan Morgan10420000
D+Caris LeVert11011000
-Spike Albrecht4211000

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