Found December 23, 2011 on UM Hoops:
Photo: Dustin Johnston / Gallery College Basketball Stats More Post Game: Beilein Video / Smotrycz, Burke and Morgan Video / Novak and Hardaway Video / Locker Room Speeches / Photo Gallery No students in the crowd, Christmas carols during pre-game warm-ups, travel plans arranged to return home and the allure of Big Ten play on the horizon. Holiday games are a recurring nightmare for college basketball coaches. It’s impossible to deny that Michigan was in at last a bit of a holiday funk to open this game. The Wolverines got off on the wrong foot and never really seemed comfortable, battling back and forth with Bradley, until a Tim Hardaway Jr. alley-oop catalyzed a Michigan run and stretched a five point lead to 15 midway through the second half. The end result was a 77-66 Michigan win, securing a 10-2 pre-conference record for Michigan heading into Big Ten play. NCAA Basketball Michigan’s offense was humming along as it has more often than not of late. The Wolverines scored 1....
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