12:00 PM ET, December 19, 2009
Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence, Kansas
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Dominant the first 16 minutes, Kansas went into a funk, turned what looked like another rout into a grind. Shoulders slumped, the life drained out of Allen Fieldhouse and the Jayhawks never really recovered.A win? Sure, it still ended that way. It was just a lot tougher than it needed to be.Marcus Morris had a career-high 23 points and 10 rebounds, and Sherron Collins scored 19 to help No. 1 Kansas pull out a grinding 75-64 win over Michigan on Saturday.
• Kansas won its 48th straight home game -- the longest active home streak in the nation and third-longest in school history.
• Marcus Morris led Kansas with a career-high 23 points and 10 rebounds -- his second double-double of the season.
• Michigan has lost five of its last seven games after starting the season 3-0.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
LAWRENCE, KS - DECEMBER 19: Thomas Robinson #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks steals the ball from Laval Lucas-Perry #31...(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||24-67 (.358)||25-48 (.521)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-28 (.179)||6-19 (.316)|
|FT Made-Attempted||11-13 (.846)||19-26 (.731)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|
|» Dec 19, 2009||@KU 75, MICH 64||Recap|
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