Vanderbilt vs. Michigan
66 - 70
December 21, 2002
Ann Arbor, Mich.


Final Box Score


Updated Cumulative Stats

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) _ LaVell Blanchard scored 19 points and Daniel Horton added 17 as Michigan defeated Vanderbilt 70-66 on Saturday.

The victory was the third straight for the Wolverines, who started the season 0-6.

Brian Thornton led the Commodores (6-3) with 20 points. Mario Moore added 10.

Michigan took an early 10-1 lead, but Vanderbilt went up 24-21 on a 3-pointer by Adam Payton. Thornton had 14 points on 6-for-8 shooting in the first half, which ended with the Commodores leading 32-29.

The Wolverines opened the second half with a 19-5 run capped by two Lester Abram two free throws. Vanderbilt used an 11-0 run to cut the Wolverines' advantage to 58-57 with just over 5 minutes to go.


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