Villanova beat Michigan 79-62 in last season’s championship game. That gamefelt like a lifetime ago on Wednesday night. VILLANOVA, Pa. (AP) — Charles Matthews scored 19 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 18 and No. 18 Michigan beat No. 8 Villanova 73-46 in a national championship game rematch Wednesday night. By SI
Charles Matthews had scored 19 points in the game and Ignas Brazdeikis had 18 on 18 by being no. 8 Villanova by 73-46 in the national championship rematch that happened at the Wednesday night. This is the second title of Villanova in the recent three years by having a victory of 79-62 over Michigan in last April but that was actually been overmatched in the 2nd game at the newly renovated pavilion. Phil Booth scored 9 for wildcats whereas Eris Paschall had scored 10 of the total scores. The Wolverines had jumped up at 3-0 earlier and they had never ever let up.
They have been at the leading position at 10-2 that was scored in almost less than five minutes and it has been expanded to the lead of 22-8 on the jumper midway of Matthew making it through the first half in opening. The runs were followed by 17-3 which gave a 39-13 lead to Michigan team. Matthew had scored the consecutive 3 points while he was drunk and he had those points from Isaiah Livers at the time when Jordan Poole had highlighted the runs.
Matthew has capped the first half with the impressive hits and had stolen he layup which he sent to the locker room of Michigan making a lead with 44-17. Villanova had been frustrated with the evidences after the fragrant foul lead had been made by the Zavier Simpson from Michigan with the brief scuffle of lead near the mid court within the remaining 13 minutes of the match where Michigan was having a lead of 52-24.
The fans were previously there to hit the road and the wildcats couldn’t even be able to make a push in the second half of the match. The team also didn’t look like there were two squads who had met in the San Antonio just seven month ago from then.
During the match, Villanova had lost its 4 players who were actually drafted in NBA where the total number of picks was 33. Jalen Brunson, who is the famous player of the year, plays of the team of Dallas Mavericks and Omari Spellman plays from the side of Atlanta hawks. After the night trade with 76ers had been done, Mikal Bridges landed in Phoenix and then Donte DiVincenzo who had scored a sum of 31 points in the main game had been on the side of Milwaukee Bucks.