Aug. 24, 2012
Lexi Erwin's 16 kills put her in double digits for the 26th time in her U-M career. She also led U-M in kills for the 16th time as a Wolverine.
Michigan improves to 27-13 all-time in season openers. The Wolverines have not lost a season opener since a 3-0 loss to Notre Dame to begin the 2005 season.
Jennifer Cross now has 244 blocks in her Michigan career after recording five block assists.
Michigan hit .387 (38-9-75) as a team in the match. That is the best by the Wolverines since U-M hit .410 against Florida State on Sept. 9, 2011.
This was the first-ever meeting between Michigan and Nicholls State.