Field Goal %
- SYR 41.8
- 39.6 MICH
Three Point %
- SYR 21.4
- 33.3 MICH
- SYR 10
- 10 MICH
- SYR 34
- 38 MICH
- Atlanta, Georgia 39901
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Syracuse scored 10 points off 10 Michigan turnovers, its fewest turnovers forced and points scored off turnovers in the 2013 Men's Basketball Championship. The Orange entered the game averaging 17.3 points per game off turnovers in the tournament and had allowed fewer field goals (61) than their opponent had turnovers (67).
Michael Carter-Williams was responsible for a season-low 10.7 percent of Syracuse's points (6 of 56), including 6.5 percent of his team's points in the second half (2 of 31). Carter-Williams scored a season-low two points and had two assists that led to another four points. Carter-Williams's previous season low for points created was 17 (vs South Florida), and his previous season low for percent of points created was 26 percent (vs DePaul).
Michigan assisted on 17 of 21 field goals (80.9 percent) Saturday, its highest assist percentage in a game this season. The Wolverines are 22-0 this season when they assist on at least 50 percent of their field goals.
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Michigan added graduate transfer Jaaron Simmons from Ohio University, where he averaged 15.9 points and 6.5 assists last season.
Big East second-leading scorer Trevon Bluiett announced on Tuesday he decided to withdraw from the 2017 NBA draft and return to Xavier for his senior season.