Report: Date set for Michigan-Oregon basketball rematch
The date has been set for the second game of a home-and-home series between Michigan and Oregon.
CBS Sports college basketball reporter Jon Rothstein reported this week that the rematch between the Wolverines and Ducks has been scheduled for Nov. 14, 2020 in Eugene. The two teams played on Dec. 14, 2019 in Ann Arbor for the first meeting.
Oregon won the game in thrilling fashion this season, notching a 71-70 victory over Michigan at Crisler Center. The game was decided in overtime after the Wolverines outscored the Ducks 40-32 in the second half to force the extra five minutes.
Source: The return game of the home-and-home series between Oregon and Michigan is slated to be November 14th, 2020 in Eugene.
— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) March 20, 2020
At the time the game was played, Oregon was ranked 13th nationally.
Michigan completed the first season of the Juwan Howard era with a 19-12 record, which included a 10-10 mark in B1G play. The Wolverines were likely headed to the NCAA Tournament in his first year as a head coach, as well.
Oregon ended the year with a 24-7 record and was ranked 13th in the country. The Ducks claimed the Pac-12 title this year with a 13-5 record, finishing one game ahead of UCLA.