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Evan Smotrycz's 18 Points Lead Michigan In 69-61 Road Upset Over Clemson

(Recap from The Sports Network)

Clemson, SC – Evan Smotrycz scored 18 points to lead the Michigan Wolverines to a 69-61 victory over the Clemson Tigers in a matchup for the ACC/BigTen Challenge at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Tim Hardaway Jr added 15 points for Michigan (4-2), while Darius Morris tallied 13 points, to go along with eight assists and seven rebounds.

Andre Young posted 14 points for Clemson (5-2), while Demontez Stitt tallied 11 points in the loss.

The Wolverines shot a sizzling 60.0 percent from the floor in the first half and went into the break with a 40-24 advantage.

Michigan ran cold in the second stanza, netting just 29.2 percent of its attempts from the floor, but used a 12-of-17 clip from the foul line to grab the eight-point win.

Michigan was solid defensively, holding Clemson to a meager 36.5 percent shooting effort.