Savannah State started 4-0 by beating Brewton Parker 38-22, North Florida 34-22, Coastal Carolina 66-65, and New Orleans 54-44. On Tuesday the Tigers traveled to Clemson and lost 81-49.
Savannah State is a Division I independent. Their top scorers are freshmen forward Rashad Hassan and senior forward Chris Linton.
Michigan will have to be careful here to not overlook the Tigers with two big games looming next week, at Maryland and home against Duke.