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Michigan's Smotrycz, Northwestern's Shurna bring a lot of similarities into matchup

Updated: January 11, 2012, 1:51 PM ET
By Michael Rothstein | WolverineNation

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Evan Smotrycz initially laughed at the thought of it. Comparisons between players can be tricky and, as Michigan guard Stu Douglass put it, "dangerous."

But as Smotrycz went through it, he saw the truth. A good benchmark for Smotrycz during his Michigan career will be the man he'll likely guard tonight -- Northwestern senior John Shurna, the Big Ten's leading scorer.

It's a comparison that isn't that big of a stretch.

For now, Smotrycz is a sophomore, but ...

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