>> March Madness - Michigan Downs Texas 79-65 - Match Report
Michigan earned a 79-65 victory over Texas on Saturday, getting 17 points from Nik Stauskas at BMO Harris Bradley Center.
Michigan was the ATS victor, as they covered the 4.5-point spread as a favorite.
Michigan got 15 points from Jordan Morgan and another 14 points from Caris LeVert. Nik Stauskas contributed 8 assists, while Jordan Morgan cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Texas got 22 points from Isaiah Taylor in a losing cause and another 14 points from Martez Walker. Isaiah Taylor contributed 5 assists for them, while Cameron Ridley had 9 rebounds.
Michigan hit the break leading 43-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Texas as they grabbed 41 boards, while Michigan only had 30.