New York, NY (Sports Network) - Trey Burke netted 17 points and fourth-ranked Michigan held off Pittsburgh, 67-62, in the semifinals of the NIT Season Tip- Off.
Tim Hardaway Jr. tacked on 16 points and Nik Stauskas scored 15 for the Wolverines (4-0), who will face Kansas State in the championship game Friday. The Wildcats edged Delaware, 66-63, in the other semifinal.
Lamar Patterson scored 14 for the Panthers (4-1), who faltered after holding a seven-point lead in the second half.
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