B1G Hoops Recap: Robinson III shines in Michigan win

Glenn Robinson III scored a game-high 19 points as Michigan escaped Lincoln with a 71-70 win over Nebraska. With the victory, the Wolverines improved to 3-0 in Big Ten play this season.

In other Big Ten action, No. 20 Iowa cruised to an impressive 93-67 win over Northwestern at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Catch up on all the action in this post.

MICHIGAN 71, NEBRASKA 70 | RECAP | BOX | PLAY-BY-PLAY

Derrick Walton Jr. scored the go-ahead layup with 21.8 seconds left and Nebraska missed two inside shots during a scramble before the buzzer, giving Michigan a 71-70 victory on Thursday night. The Wolverines (11-4, 3-0 Big Ten) prevailed in a game that included 11 lead changes and 10 ties. The Cornhuskers (8-7, 0-3) lost for the first time in eight games at the new Pinnacle Bank Arena.

IOWA 93, NORTHWESTERN 67 | RECAP | BOX | PLAY-BY-PLAY

(AP) Aaron White had 18 points and 10 rebounds, Melsahn Basabe added 16 points with 10 boards and No. 20 Iowa routed Northwestern 93-67 Thursday night. Devyn Marble scored 15 points for the Hawkeyes, who never trailed despite playing without coach Fran McCaffery. He was suspended one game by the Big Ten for an outburst directed at officials during last weekend’s loss at Wisconsin.

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