No. 25 Michigan beats Mount St. Mary's 64-47

Michigan guard Zak Irvin, right, attempts a shot next to Mount St. Mary's guard Elijah Long (55) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) Zak Irvin scored 14 points, Derrick Walton added 12 and No. 25 Michigan pulled away late in the first half and went on to a 64-47 victory over Mount St. Mary's on Saturday night.

Moe Wagner added 13 points for the Wolverines (5-1), who bounced back from a 15-point loss at South Carolina on Wednesday. Junior Robinson led the Mountaineers (1-6) with 21 points.

Michigan went on an 18-2 run in the first half and led 33-16 at halftime. Mount St. Mary's pulled within eight with 4:46 remaining in the game. Irvin responded with a midrange jumper, and the Wolverines were able to close out the game comfortably.

Michigan trailed 12-8 in the first half when Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman made a 3-pointer to start the Wolverines' big run. A 3-pointer by Walton put Michigan up 16-12, and after 3s by Wagner and Duncan Robinson, it was 26-14.