Michigan almost let a 19-point second half lead slip away, but held on to beat Minnesota 82-74 on the road Wednesday night.
Derrick Walton junior led the Wolverines with 26 points, Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman added 16 points and Duncan Robinson had 14 points.
Walton added eight rebounds and seven assists for the Wolverines, who shot 56 percent (14 for 25) from 3-point range.
U of M, 18-7 overall and 8-4 in Big Ten play, hosts Purdue Saturday.
Top-25 College Basketball:
Alabama Crimson Tide 63, #15 Texas A&M Aggies 62
Texas Tech Red Raiders 85, #14 Iowa State Cyclones 82 (OT)
Marquette Golden Eagles 96, #20 Providence Friars 91 (2OT)
#19 Baylor Bears 82, Kansas State Wildcats 72
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports