Michigan used a 16-4 run to close the first half with a three-point lead, Montana did not make a shot for more than 10 minutes in the second half and the Wolverines pulled away for a 61-47 win in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Wichita, Kansas on Thursday night.
NCAA TOURNAMENT PRESSER: Michigan gets past Montana
About Colter Nuanez
Colter Nuanez is the co-founder and senior writer for Skyline Sports. After spending six years in the newspaper industry with stops at the Missoulian, the Ellensburg Daily Record and the Bozeman Daily Chronicle, the former Washington Newspaper Association Sportswriter of the Year and University of Montana Journalism School graduate ('09) has cultivated a deep passion for sports journalism during his 13-year career covering the Big Sky Conference. In August of 2014, Colter and brother Brooks merged their passions of writing and art to found Skyline Sports.