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Final

(25) Michigan 67

(15-2, 4-0 Big Ten)

Northwestern 53

(8-9, 0-4 Big Ten)

8:00 PM ET, January 17, 2013

1 2 T
#25MICH 29 3867
NW 23 3053

Top Performers

Michigan: K. Thompson 23 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Northwestern: K. Hackney 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Michigan matches longest winning streak in school history

Associated Press

EVANSTON, Ill. -- Kate Thompson scored 23 points to lead No. 25 Michigan over Northwestern 67-53 Thursday night, extending the Wolverines' winning streak to 10, matching its longest in program history.

Thompson was 7 of 10 from 3-point range. Nya Jordan added 12 points. Nicole Elmblad had nine rebounds, and Jenny Ryan had seven assists for Michigan (15-2, 4-0 Big Ten)

Michigan led 29-23 at halftime and never trailed in the game. Michigan shot 45 percent from the field, while Northwestern shot 37.9 percent. The Wolverines outrebounded the Wildcats 40-25.

Kendall Hackney led Northwestern (8-9, 0-4) with 18 points, and Karly Roser added 12 points and six assists. Maggie Lyon also had six assists. Alex Cohen led with seven rebounds.

The Wolverines won 10 in a row during the 2001-02 season.

Michigan has won the last six games against the Wildcats.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MICH
NW
Points 67 53
FG Made-Attempted 23-51 (.451) 22-58 (.379)
3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 6-21 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 14-15 (.933) 3-4 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 6 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 23 0

Game Leaders

 
MICH
NW
PointsK. Thompson 23K. Hackney 18
ReboundsN. Elmblad 9A. Cohen 7
AssistsJ. Ryan 7K. Roser 6
StealsN. Jordan 2K. Roser 3
BlocksK. Thompson 2K. Hackney 1

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 17, 2013 MICH 67, @NW 53Recap | Box Score
Feb 28, 2013 @MICH 55, NW 50Recap | Box Score