Recap: U-M Beats Minnesota, Next at OSU

Michigan utilized a second half surge to beat Minnesota 62-57 Saturday at Crisler Center. Looking ahead and hoping to improve to 4-1 in Big Ten play, the Wolverines now head to Columbus Tuesday to battle with Ohio State.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- With Michigan trailing Minnesota 49-40 more than halfway through the second half, John Beilein and the Wolverines made the switch to a 1-3-1 zone defensively, forcing turnovers and stimulating a stagnant offense ultimately coming back to win 62-57.

Derrick Walton Jr. and Caris LeVert both scored 15-points for Michigan, Ricky Doyle and Zak Irvin each adding 12-points a piece.

Improving to 3-1 to start Big Ten conference play, the Wolverines now face their stiffest test of the season in league play as they head to Columbus to take on Ohio State Tuesday night.

Josh Newkirk and Kyle Bogenschutz break down Michigan's win over the Gophers and look ahead to the match-up with the Buckeyes.


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