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Michigan Vs. Penn State Second Half Updates: Lions' Bubble Burts With Loss To Wolverines

Tim Hardaway Jr. has gone on a personal 5-0 run to pull Michigan within four. Remember how we talked about Penn State being glad he spent most of the game on the bench to this point?

Stu Douglass trims the Penn State lead to three with a triple.

David Jackson hits three free throws after getting hit in the air. Heady play by the senior.

Hardaway hits a three and cuts the Penn State lead to three again. He's killing Penn State right now. He and Morris are going to be dangerous together in the future. Penn State calls timeout ahead 53-50 with 5:04 to play.

Quick note, Penn State is in the double bonus the rest of the way.

Hardaway Jr. ties the game with another three. He has 11 points this half. Darius Morris gives the Wolverines the lead with a drive to the bucket. Another collapse by Penn State after holding a comfortable lead. Penn State calls timeout again, down 57-53 with 3:02 to play.

Talor Battle gets a bucket and-one out of the timeout with the shot clock winding down. Huge for Penn State.

With 2:34 to play in the game, Penn State trails Michigan 57-55 with Battle shooting a free throw when the teams return.

Battle hits the free throw. Penn State down one.

Jordan Morgan gets free for a dunk to put Michigan up three.

A Penn State turnover leads to a Tim Hardaway layup. Michigan is up two possessions.

Michigan calls timeout, up 61-58 with 1:18 to play in the game.

Penn State forces a stop but Talor Battle misses a triple. Michigan leads by three with the ball with 42.3 to play. NCAA Tournament hopes are slipping away.

Tim Hardaway puts it on two possessions with a pair of free throws. Michigan up five.

And that's it. Penn State falls 65-62. We'll have more later tonight. Heading to the press room now.

Photographs by dizfunk used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.