Iowa pulled off a massive upset on Friday night, taking down No. 5 Michigan by the score of 74-59. As the final buzzer sounded, fans stormed the court to celebrate the monumental achievement with their team.
Iowa pulls off the massive upset over Michigan, and fans storm the court in Iowa City! (via @BFQuinn) pic.twitter.com/IAf4RCilLv
— Sportsnaut (@Sportsnaut) February 2, 2019
The big win was Iowa’s first against a top-5 team since January of 2016, and it was just the second loss suffered by Michigan all season long.
Center Luke Garza led the way with 19 points and eight rebounds for the Hawkeyes. Joe Wieskamp and Ryan Kriener both pitched in with double-digit points, scoring 16 and 15, respectively.