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Tim Hardaway Jr. was available to speak with the media Monday about Michigan’s win over Bradley, the progress of the team to this point and more. You can watch using the embedded media player below or read selected quotes after the jump.
Hardaway doesn’t think Michigan will have any trouble staying focused playing a lesser teams at home after playing NC State and then its first road game. “Our young guys are doing a really good job of just staying in the moment right now and they just want to get better each and every day. We’re looking at each and every opponent as the best team out there.”
On the problems Michigan has had closing out games: “We haven’t been really focused out there, to me in my eyes. That just comes with practice. We just have to get more reps in situations where we’re up by a certain amount of points.”
On if it’s part of the job of the veterans to make sure the younger players know what they need to do to close out games: “I definitely feel that way. Not only ...
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Michigan Basketball will host Western Michigan on Tuesday night at Crisler Center. Tip is scheduled for 8:30pm and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.
Western Michigan comes in with a 6-1 record. Their most impressive win is probably their most recent, which came at home against Oakland. The Broncos have 3 players averaging double-digits in scoring; Nate...
Michigan basketball, ranked #3 in the nation, proved why with a dominant win over Western Michigan by a final score of 73-41. The Wolverines look every bit the part of one of the nation’s elite teams.
3 Stars of the Game
1. Trey Burke was simply sensational. He went 8-11 from the field for 20 points to go along with 7 assists, 3 boards, 3 steals, and zero turnovers. His lines in...
John Beilein spoke with the media on Monday about his team’s first road win, what they need to do to close out games more soundly, Caris LeVert’s role and more. You can watch using the embedded media player below or read pulled quotes after the jump.
Opening statement: “So here we are again. It’s very common now to have a day off and a two-day prep and then no day off...
Mitch McGary and Trey Burke met with the media after Michigan’s 32 point win over Western Michigan. McGary added a career high 10 points while Burke poured in an efficient 20 points on 11 shots and handed out seven assists. Watch the interviews in the embedded media players below.
Michigan never started the game slowly but it didn’t matter as the Wolverines cruised past Western Michigan by a score of 73-41 for its eighth straight victory to start the season. Trey Burke paced the Wolverines with 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting with 7 assists, three steals and no turnovers. Nik Stauskas added 11 while Mitch McGary chipped in a career high 10...
John Beilein spoke to the media after his team’s 73-41 victory over Western Michigan on Tuesday. He addressed the superb play of Trey Burke and also passed along that Max Bielfeldt sprained his ankle late in practice yesterday and may not be able to play against Arkansas on Saturday. You can watch using the embedded media player below or read selected notes and quotes after the...
Class of 2014 big man Ricky Doyle flew under the radar this summer after opting not to play AAU basketball but the big man continues to impress at the prep level. Doyle is drawing major interest from the Big Ten and across the country and John Beilein’s Michigan staff remains a significant player in his recruitment. Here’s footage of Doyle in action against LaBelle including...
For the second consecutive week, University of Michigan men's basketball guard Nik Stauskas has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week, the conference office announced today.
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein grins talking about the options and approach of the #3 Wolverines no matter what circumstances or adversity stare them in the face. **Video of Beilein's Presser**
Michigan junior shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. discusses the environment at Bradley, the need to finish games, and the challenge Western Michigan presents tomorrow night at Crisler Center. **video**
1. Tim Hardaway Jr. breaks away for a dunk in the first half
John Beilein emphasized the importance of the fast break to Michigan’s offense in the first half, and this highlight-reel play by Tim Hardaway Jr. is an excellent example. Michigan began the game in a fog on both ends of the court, allowing Western Michigan to score in the post and having trouble finding open shots...