Tim Hardaway Jr has 17 points on 6-for-7 shooting for the Wolverines as they lead the Gophers at Williams Arena, 36-30.
Austin Hollins has eight points to lead the Gophers, but he sat out the majority of the first-half after committing two fouls early.
Minnesota has turned the ball over 10 times in the first-half but are hanging on thanks to rebounding and shooting 5-of-7 from beyond the arch.
Trevor Mbakwe has four points, but grabbed six rebounds and blocked four shots for the Gophers.
Julian Welch has eight points off the bench on 3-for-3 shooting.
Michigan’s Trey Burke has 10 points and three assists.