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Michigan holds off pesky Wofford 57-40

NCAA Tournament

Michigan forward Glenn Robinson III, left, blocks a shot by Wofford forward Justin Gordon during the second half of a second round NCAA Tournament game on Thursday afternoon in Milwaukee.

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MILWAUKEE — While Michigan didn’t have a particularly pretty start to its NCAA tournament, coach John Beilein felt his team proved a point to the rest of the field on Thursday night.
Yes, they can play defense too.
Glenn Robinson III scored 14 points in the arena his father used to call home in the NBA, Jordan Morgan added 10 points and 10 rebounds, and the second-seeded Wolverines held No. 15 seed Wofford to 34 percent shooting in a 57-40 win.
“We were able to get a win basically with our defense today,” Beilein said, “and that’s something a ...


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