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On a birthday to remember for Michigan point guard Trey Burke, the sophomore poured in his ‘usual’ 22 points—but it’s what hes doing outside of the scoring column that’s impressive early on.
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So far, Trey Burke and Michigan are putting on stunning shooting displays, especially from beyond the arc.
That means Cleveland State's defensive success could be coming to an abrupt end.
Burke looks to capitalize on another seemingly overmatched opponent as the No. 5 Wolverines meet the Vikings for the first time in 15 years Tuesday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.
John Beilein met with the media after his team’s 77-47 win over Cleveland State to advance to the NIT Season Tip Off semifinals next week. You can watch the full press conference in the embedded media player below or read the notes and quotes after the jump.
Opening Statement: ”Really unusual situation to have your guys going back-to-back, going to classes, trying to play...
Michigan basketball improved to 2-0 on the season by putting a beat down on the IUPUI Jaguars in the opening round of the NIT Season Tip-Off Tournament. With 5 players scoring in double-digits, the Wolverines won by a final count of 91-54. Great teams do this to inferior opponents. So far, Michigan looks pretty great.
This is the time of year when John Beilein irons out his rotation...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Denard Robinson has become the elephant in Brady Hoke's room.
There have been times in Hoke's two seasons at Michigan where he couldn't stop talking about his multi-talented quarterback, but that has changed ever since Robinson left the Nebraska game with a nerve problem in his throwing elbow.
The Wolverines lost that game as backup Russell Bellomy...
Trey Burke scored 22 points and Glenn Robinson III added 21, leading No. 5 Michigan to a 91-54 victory over IUPUI on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.
Burke equaled a career high with nine assists and Robinson made his first eight shots from the field. Michigan (2-0) has been a model of efficiency on offense so far this season. After beating Slippery Rock 100-62 in their opener...
Michigan senior linebacker Kenny Demens talks to the media about getting emotional in his last game at Michigan Stadium, Iowa’s offensive attack, to keep fighting in their win against Northwestern, his best play as a Wolverine, reading formations, and his improvement throughout the years, and more.***Video Interview Included***
Trey Burke receives much of the attention, but Tim Hardaway Jr. proved in the season opener that Michigan has other weapons, too.
The duo looks to stay hot when the fifth-ranked Wolverines host IUPUI in the first round of the NIT Season Tip-Off on Monday night.
Burke flirted with bolting for the NBA after helping Michigan win a share of the Big Ten title as a freshman. His return...
1. Glenn Robinson III makes it look easy in the first half
One of the most striking aspects of Glenn Robinson III’s game is how easy he makes everything look. His style of play exudes confidence and fluidity, and never has that been more clearly on display this season than in the first half against IUPUI. He started things off with a couple slams off of lobs, one off an out-of...
It’s not often the Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans play the same team back to back weeks, both at home. The interesting occurrence will take place this weekend, though, when the Northwestern WIldcats invade Spartan Stadium. Hopefully, the Spartans … Continue reading →
The topic of Michigan's quarterback situation is a catch-22 for sportswriters and bloggers. If you don't call it a "quarterback controversy", which it isn't, then what do you call it? We desperately want to label things. If you label it as anything else, like a "situation" or an "issue", does that make it less interesting? Because I find...
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Michigan’s season kept on rolling on Tuesday evening as the Wolverines beat Cleveland State by a final score of 77-47. After winning its first three games by a combined margin of 105 points, Michigan couldn’t have started the season on a better note.
Michigan junior Tim Hardaway Jr. displayed his improved skill-set once again in scoring...