In a game of many lead changes in the second half, northwestern hit a 3 to tie the game at 68 with less than 30 seconds left.
Michigan took it down the floor and Siera Thompson was fouled. She is a 91% free throw shooter and the clutch Freshman buried both shots to win the game for Michigan.
According to the ESPN bracketology, Michigan is the second team in the "Next Four Out" section behind northwestern. So this could be a big game should the Wolverines continue winning (currently 15-8)
After the hot start to the conference slate, they team has come back down to earth and could very well be a bubble team. Would be great if they can get in in a rebuilding year.
Michigan gets #25 Purdue on Sunday at Noon on BTN. Michigan beat them earlier in the season at Mackey for the second straight year.