Sports Minute: Here is the latest Michigan sports news from The Associated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Matt Martin scored a tiebreaking goal with 16:36 remaining in the third period, capping an impressive comeback for the New York Islanders in a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. The Islanders trailed 2-0 after the first period but rallied with goals by Casey Cizikas, Ryan Pulock and Martin. Justin Abdelkader and Niklas Kronwall scored for Detroit.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) - Jordan Poole scored 19 of his 26 points in the second half, and No. 5 Michigan remained unbeaten with an 89-78 victory over South Carolina. The Gamecocks scored more points than any team all season against Michigan. But the Wolverines were ahead by six at halftime and they led comfortably for most of the second half.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Kyle Ahrens scored Michigan State's final seven points, including a two-handed jam with 8.7 seconds remaining, and the 10th-ranked Spartans beat Florida 63-59. Ahrens barely beat the shot clock with his baseline slam, giving the Spartans the final points in a game the Gators made close late thanks mostly to freshman Andrew Nembhard.
BOSTON (AP) - Donnell Gresham Jr. scored a career-high 26 points with seven rebounds, Anthony Green scored 16 and Northeastern beat Oakland 92-83. Jordan Roland scored 20 points for Northeastern, which made 32 of 53 shots from the floor (60 percent) including 9 of 18 from 3-point range.
YOUNGSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Sophomore Michael Flowers scored a career-high 25 points and Western Michigan cruised to an 88-77 victory over Youngstown State. Flowers hit 9 of 14 shots from the floor, 3 of 7 from 3-point range, and added four rebounds and three assists for the Broncos (5-4).
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) - Paul Jackson scored 16 points and had four assists to lead four Eagles in double-digit scoring and Eastern Michigan never trailed in beating Division II Central State (Ohio) 105-53 to snap a four-game skid. Elijah Minnie also scored 16 points, Ty Groce added 14 with nine rebounds and two steals and Boubacar Toure had 11 points for Eastern Michigan (5-5), who held the Marauders to 30 percent shooting and outrebounded them 47-28.
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