There is not much to say about Saturday's ganme against the overmatched Fairfield. Michigan started the first half with a 10-2 run and finished it with a 10-0 streak to go into the break leading 30-19. The Wolverines quickle increased their lead in the second half to 42-24, and coasted in from there.
Bernard Robinson led Michigan with 19 points and Daniel Horton addded 17 (including 4-8 three pointers). Dion Harris added 13 asnd Lester Abram 11. Michigan shot 47% for the game and held Fairfield to 32%.
Michigan finished the pre-Big Ten with a 9-2 record. They open Big Ten play this week with a favorable early schedule against the conference teams with the worst records: Wednesday at home against Northwestern, followed by Indiana at home next Sunday, then going to Michigan State the following Saturday.
The Big Ten finished pre-conference play as follows:
Wisconsin 9-2 (#15 ranking Coaches, #18 AP)
Illinois 9-2 (#19 ranking Coaches, #20 AP)
Purdue 10-3 (#21 ranking Coaches, #21 AP)
Ohio State 8-5
Penn State 6-5
Michigan State 5-6
Hoopsters Finish Pre-Conf. Slate With Easy Win
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