Recap: Michigan Survives Northwestern 56-54

Michigan held on for a 56-54 win over Northwestern Saturday night at Crisler Center. Josh Newkirk and Kyle Bogenschutz recap the win for the Wolverines.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Another outlier made a name for himself Saturday night in Michigan's 56-54 win over Northwestern at Crisler Center.

Freshman guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman got the start in place of an under the weather Spike Albrecht, and the little used rookie took full advantage scoring nine-points and grabbing five rebounds for the Wolverines.

Junior Caris LeVert led Michigan in scoring with 18-points, adding in six rebounds and seven assists. Derrick Walton Jr. also continued his strong shooting of late, pumping in 14-points for the Wolverines.

Josh Newkirk and Kyle Bogenschutz recap all the action and look ahead at a Michigan team that continues to build more depth as the season goes on.


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