ncaab Game Recap
Maryland vs Michigan Final: 83-70 - Recap
Anthony Cowan Jr. scored 20 points leading Maryland to a 83-70 victory over Michigan at Xfinity Center on Sunday.
Bettors who backed Maryland were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of -4.5 at sportsbooks.
Eric Ayala had 19 points for Maryland and Jalen Smith chipped in with 18 points. Anthony Cowan Jr. had 8 assists for them, while Jalen Smith was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Michigan got a 20-point performance from David DeJulius, who was supported by 15 points from Franz Wagner. Zavier Simpson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Michigan, while Zavier Simpson grabbed 7 rebounds.
Maryland was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Maryland won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 28-20.