No. 15 Michigan Vs. Virginia Final Score: Cavs Upset Wolverines 70-58 In Big Ten-ACC Challenge

The No. 15 Michigan Wolverines fell 70-58 to the Virginia Cavaliers in the Big 10-ACC Challenge, the Wolverines' second loss of the year.

Despite a very strong showing in the EA Sports Maui Invitational, the No. 15 Michigan Wolverines couldn't stop the Virginia Cavaliers on the road when it counted, losing 70-58 after being outscored by 11 in the second half.

Sixth-year senior forward Mike Scott led the way for the Wahoos with a double-double, putting up 18 points and 11 rebounds while chipping in three assists for good measure. Sophomore guard Joe Harris also had 18 points and snared seven rebounds to go with it, knocking down three three-pointers. Senior point guard Sammy Zeglinski also scored 11 points, dishing out seven assists, and shooting 10 shots — all three-pointers.

Michigan shot well from deep, as is its M.O. under head coach John Beilein, going .455 from beyond the arc, but the Wolverines attempted only seven free-throws and turned the ball over 11 times, not a ratio for success. Freshman point guard Trey Burke scored 11 points and added four rebounds and four assists, but the discrepancy in points scored at the foul line — Michigan's four to Virginia's 17 — was too much to overcome.

For more on these two teams, visit Michigan blog Maize N Brew and Virginia blog Streaking The Lawn.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.