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Glenn Robinson III
Tim Hardaway Jr
Penn State Nittany Lions
Ohio State Buckeyes
Trey Burke is a winner. Few thought Burke would be able to fill the void left behind by Darius Morris’s early draft departure but the 6-foot guard exceeded every expectation during his freshman season. He didn’t just replace Morris, he was better than Morris. Expectations for Burke’s sophomore year have gone from hopeful to assumed. Rather than unknown freshman, Burke is a preseason first team All-American meant to take Michigan on a deep NCAA tournament run before (more than likely) heading off to the NBA Draft.
Burke has never been one to shy away from expectations but there’s no doubt that the world is expected from Michigan’s point guard in 2012-13. Burke might not be the best shooter, doesn’t have the strongest build and isn’t the most athletic point guard in the country but through 34 career games he’s proven that he knows how to make winning plays. Burke relishes the big stage and needs (not wants) the ball when the game is on the line.
Despite Burke’s magnificent freshman se...
BEST OF MAXIM
Welcome to part 1 of our 3-part Michigan Wolverines basketball season preview. This segment will give an overview of the upcoming season, part 2 will profile the players, and part 3 will be where Rob and I put ourselves out there and predict the schedule.
With three Big Ten teams firmly entrenched in the preseason Top 5, The Michigan Wolverines basketball team is going to be hard...
Michigan point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' Nov. 1 exhibition opener against Northern Michigan, the team announced Wednesday.
In a press release, the team said that the sophomore point guard is being punished for an undisclosed violation of team rules.
"We have high standards and values for our student-athletes and we expect everyone to meet...
Michigan Basketball’s sophomore point guard Trey Burke has been named to the AP preseason All-American team. Burke is one of three Big Ten players on the team. Cody Zeller: Indiana Deshaun Thomas: Ohio State Isaiah Canaan: Murray State CJ McCollum: Lehigh Trey Burke: Michigan Burke’s team, the Michigan Wolverines are ranked #5 in both preseason polls and are expected to contend...
Michigan guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' exhibition opener Thursday against Northern Michigan.
The school says Burke will sit out for violating team standards. Coach John Beilein says the sophomore star is a good kid but made some ''out-of-character'' decisions he now regrets.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines are coming off a Big Ten championship...
Sophomore PG Trey Burke has been suspended for the Northern Michigan game (exhibition) tomorrow.
L-R: Tim Hardaway Jr, Trey Burke, Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary
Michigan Basketball heads into the 2012-13 season with the deepest, most athletic roster they’ve had in a long, long time. Joe already gave the Overview for the 2012-13 Season. Now, I will break down the roster and we will wrap up our preview with our game-by-game predictions.
Point Guard: Trey Burke...
With the regular season just around the corner and Michigan’s first exhibition game tonight, let’s take a look at the Wolverines’ preseason First Team All-American, Trey Burke, as we wind down our player previews. You can view previous player previews here.
6’0″, 190 pounds
Michigan's Trey Burke answers Go Blue Wolverines questions directly from Big Ten Media Day -- you can check it out inside.
John Beilein addressed the media this afternoon and provided a number of roster updates including a suspension.
First and foremost, Michigan’s point guard and preseason AP All-American Trey Burke will be suspended for Thursday’s exhibition game against Northern Michigan due to a violation of team rules. Beilein announced that Burke would serve a one game suspension and was hopeful...
With Trey Burke back in the fold at point guard, the Michigan Wolverines are aiming for another Big Ten championship - and more.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines got some good news shortly after last season when they found out Burke was planning to stay for his sophomore year instead of leaving for the NBA. That gives Michigan an exciting trio of Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Jordan Morgan...
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein released a statement just prior to his press conference Wednesday stating sophomore point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for one game. What does it mean for Thursday’s exhibition?
To continue our returning player previews, today we take a look at big man Jon Horford. You can view previous player previews here.
6’10″, 250 pounds
Grand Ledge, Mich.
Grand Ledge High School
Power Forward, Center
While his counterpart in the 2012 class, Mitch McGary, saw his stock fluctuate wildly during his last two years of high school, Glenn Robinson III’s stock only progressed in one direction through his prep career: upward. The St. John, Indiana native committed to Michigan in September of 2010 and since that point the excitement around his game has grown exponentially. Month-by-month...
John Beilein was available to the media on Wednesday. Michigan’s coach talked about Trey Burke’s suspension, the injuries to Jon Horford and Mitch McGary, the starting lineup for Thursday’s game against Northern Michigan and more. You can read the transcription after the jump or watch using the embedded media player below.
On suspending Trey Burke for tomorrow’s game against...
Basketball Prospectus | Indiana’s No. 1 – Dan Hanner ranks Michigan 44th: “Michigan is almost certainly too low in my prediction, but I haven’t been able to use historic data to generate a higher ranking for the Wolverines. John Beilein has never had a top-25 defense, and a team of newcomers is not the situation where a coach typically has his best defensive season. Then...