Michigan suffered its first loss of the season on Friday evening as Xavier marched into the Crisler Center and left with a double-digit victory. Here are Five Key Plays from the loss, which was a tight game until the final 10 minutes.
John Beilein discussed Michigan’s home loss to Xavier on Friday night. The coach said it was a sign of just how far the Wolverines still have to improve and he’s more concerned with how they react than the loss itself.
Xavier head coach Chris Mack discussed Xavier’s win at Michigan on Friday night. Mack was pleased with how his team answered both times that Michigan cut the lead to two points, but he also had praise for the Wolverines.
Michigan and Xavier are set for a late night 9 p.m. tip-off at the Crisler Center this evening in the Wolverines’ first major test of the season. This will be Michigan’s first game of the season broadcast live on TV and you are welcome to join in the open thread after the jump