Feb. 16, 2012
With the 58-57 loss, Michigan fell to 18-8 on the season, including 7-6 overall for Big Ten Conference play. The loss dropped Michigan's home record to 9-3.
Tonight's matchup was the 55th meeting between Michigan and Iowa. With the Wolverines falling to 13-42 against the Hawkeyes. Before tonight's game, Michigan held a three-game winning streak against Iowa.
Michigan led 33-19 at halftime in tonight's game. The Maize and Blue fell to 17-2 when leading at the half.
U-M stretched its three-point shooting streak to 184 consecutive games. The last time Michigan did not hit a three-pointer was during the 2005-06 season.
U-M's defense forced Iowa into 18 turnovers, leading to 17 points.
Michigan outscored Iowa 24-16 in the paint.
With the loss, Kevin Borseth fell to 5-6 all-time versus Iowa.
Senior Courtney Boylan led the Wolverines with 12 points on 4-of-5 shooting from the field, including 2-of-2 from the three-point arc. Boylan also added four rebounds and one assist.
Junior Sam Arnold scored 12 points on 3-of-11 shooting off the bench. Arnold was 5-of-6 from the free throw line.
Junior Jenny Ryan added seven points on 3-of-10 shooting. Ryan also chipped in with five rebounds, four steals, and three assists.
Michigan reserves outscored Iowa's bench players 20-6. Three Wolverines scored off the bench tonight: Sam Arnold (12), Nicole Elmblad (6), and Brenae Harris (2).
For the eleventh consecutive game, Michigan went with the starting lineup of Courtney Boylan, Nya Jordan, Jenny Ryan, Carmen Reynolds and Rachel Sheffer.