Feb. 19, 2012
With the 61-48 win, Michigan improved to 19-8 for the season and 8-6 in Big Ten play. U-M is 7-1 in games following a loss and the Wolverines are now 4-3 in road games in the Big Ten and 7-5 in road contests overall.
Today's game was the 62nd meeting between Michigan and Indiana, with the Hoosiers owning a 42-20 series advantage. U-M's win today marks its fourth consecutive win over Indiana.
Sunday's matchup marked the second and final matchup between Michigan and Indiana this regular season. The Wolverines also defeated the Hoosiers 66-48 on Jan. 22 at Crisler Center.
U-M improved to 4-3 in games on the Big Ten Network.
Michigan held a 31-26 halftime lead in today's game. The Maize and Blue improved to 18-2 on the season when holding the lead at halftime.
With the victory, Kevin Borseth improved to 5-5 all-time against Indiana, with all of his matchups against the Hoosiers taking place as head coach at U-M.
U-M stretched its three-point shooting streak to 185 consecutive games. The last time Michigan did not hit a three-pointer was during the 2005-06 season.
U-M's defense forced Indiana into 19 turnovers, leading to 21 points. Michigan is 13-8 this season when forcing its opponent into more turnovers.
Michigan lost the rebounding battle 42-36. The Wolverines are now 9-8 this season when they are outrebounded by their opponent.
Rachel Sheffer led the Wolverines with her second career double-double with 18 points on 7-of-15 shooting while also collecting a career-high 13 rebounds. Sheffer has now posted double figures in points in 19-of-27 games on the season.
Senior Courtney Boylan recorded 14 points on 4-of-9 shooting while also dishing out a team-best five assists. Boylan has now notched double-figure points in 23-of-27 games on the season.