The 50-28 first half onslaught featured breakout offensive performances from Jon Teske and Zavier Simpson.
The Wolverines dominated on both ends of the court to set school record for best start.
Despite a 10-point win at Illinois and a 20-point rout over Northwestern, the Wolverines still trail No. 1 Duke.
The Wolverines give their take on the record-setting win for the program and their performance against Northwestern.
The second-ranked Wolverines moved to 17-0 on the year in explosive fashion on Sunday night.
Michigan and Northwestern meet up for the second time this season.
The Wolverines figured out a spastic defense to earn their 16th victory.
All five starters hit double figures in a scrappy battle with the Fighting Illini
The discussion ranged from why Michigan has been so dominant this year, yet trails MSU in some analytics.