Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 1/15/13
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Three time former Michigan captain Zack Novak has linked up with us occasionally throughout the season to discuss life as a basketball player overseas as well as Michigan’s season on the court thus far. In part one of this update, Novak discusses the Netherlands as well as what went wrong at Ohio State. First off, how are things going in the Netherlands? How’s life overseas and how’s your season going on the court? Things in the Netherlands are going well overall. I’m really enjoying the experience of living in another country and learning about another culture. My teammates are all great guys and I’ve made some friendships that will last a very long time. I’m to the point now where the language barrier isn’t that big of an issue any more, which is huge. One time earlier this year, I mistakenly bought paper towels instead of toilet paper three times in one week! I’ve also started to cook quite a bit more than I did in the past. I thought I was getting pretty good until two days ago ...
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