Postgame Notes: Charlotte 63, #14 Michigan 61
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Nov. 25, 2013

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• Michigan was runner-up in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off after falling to Charlotte, 63-61, as the 49ers made a last-second buzzer-beating rebound and putback.

• Michigan falls to 0-2 against Charlotte. The two teams have only played in tournament settings, last meeting in the 1977 NCAA Tournament.

• This is the second time that Michigan has played in Puerto Rico. The Wolverines participated in the 1997 Puerto Rico Holiday Classic at the Eugene Guerra Sports Complex.

Nik Stauskas was named the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Most Valuable Player as well to the five-player all-tournament team.

• Michigan recorded a season-best 12 steals and 14 offensive rebounds, the most since UMass-Lowell.

Glenn Robinson III played a career-low nine minutes as he missed most of the second half with a lower-back injury. His previous low was 21 at Michigan State (Feb. 12, 2013).

• With his 20 points, Nik Stauskas has scored 20-plus points in five straight games.

• With 11 points, Caris LeVert has scored 10 or more points in four games this season.

Zak Irvin had career best in rebounds (6), three-point field goals (2, tie), assists (2) and minutes (26)

Mitch McGary attempted his first career three-pointer.

Spike Albrecht recorded a career-best four steals and played 27 minutes, the most this season.

Nik Stauskas had a career-best three steals.

Jordan Morgan grabbed a season-best nine rebounds in just 13 minutes of action.

Jon Horford had a season-best two blocks.

Nik Stauskas and Caris LeVert have each made at least one three-pointer in all six games this season. They have combined for 32 of U-M's 56 long-range buckets on the season.

• Michigan has started the same lineup in all six games this season: Derrick Walton Jr., Caris LeVert, Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III and Jon Horford.


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