DEARBORN, Mich. – The University of Michigan-Dearborn men's basketball team used a strong second half to defeat Ohio Christian University and snap its three-game losing streak Tuesday at the UM-Dearborn Fieldhouse.
The Wolverines outscored the Trailblazers by 19 points after the break on their way to a 68-56 victory. UM-Dearborn improves to 3-10 on the season.
The Wolverines took control early, gaining an 18-8 lead in the opening minutes. The Trailblazers countered with a 19-2 run and led 33-27 at the half.
UM-Dearborn shot 23-for-54 from the field, 8-for-29 from long range and 14-of-25 at the line.
The Trailblazers were led by Thomas Woods with 15 points and eight rebounds.
UM-Dearborn returns to action against Lourdes University in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup at 3 pm Saturday in Sylvania, Ohio.