Written by Matt Pargoff   

Chipping away at the deficit early in the second half, the Wolverines put on a 14-0 run, in which freshman Ignas Brazdeikis scored the first eight points.

Brazdeikis finished with 19 points and seven rebounds. He was joined as a prominent forced on the offensive end by Charles Matthews, who led the team with 20 points.

Moving to 2-0 on the season, Michigan will play at Villanova on Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. eastern on FS1. The Wolverines lost to the Wildcats 79-62 in April in the final game of the NCAA Tournament. Villanova also enters the game at 2-0, having beaten Morgan State 100-77 and Quinnipiac 86-53.

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