NEW YORK – Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 23 points and grabbed seven rebounds as the Michigan Wolverines won the NIT Season Tip-Off Championship over Kansas State 71-57 at Madison Square Garden.
Hardaway was named the tournament’s Most Outstanding Player. Trey Burke added 10 points, five boards and five assists in the victory.
Dave Sims and Kelly Tripucka called the action on Westwood One Sports.
(Tim Hardaway Jr. puts Michigan up 19-9 with a scoop shot)
(Back-to-back Michigan buckets make it 35-24 Wolverines)
(Hardaway knocks down a 15-footer)
(Final call – Michigan wins the NIT Season Tip-Off)
(Listen to Trey Burke’s postgame interview)
(Postgame recap from Dave Sims and Kelly Tripucka)
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