Found March 05, 2012 on UM Hoops:
1. Tim Hardaway Jr. stays hot to get Michigan going early After finishing 4-for-4 from behind the arc on Thursday in Michigan’s 72-61 win at Illinois, Tim Hardaway Jr. picked up right where he left off on Sunday against Penn State. Just 16 seconds into the game, Stu Douglass drove baseline and found Hardaway open for three at the left wing. Hardaway didn’t hesitate and drained the deep ball to give Michigan the early 3-0 lead. Hardaway looked calm and confident. That confidence shone through again around the 11-minute mark of the first half. Off of an Evan Smotrycz missed 3-pointer, Hardaway outhustled two Penn State defenders to corral the offensive board and keep the possession alive. Michigan reset the offense, and not long after, Hardaway had the ball at the top of the key. Jordan Morgan set a screen to give Hardaway just a hint of breathing room. When Hardaway’s on, that’s all he needs. He drained another three, this time with a defender right in his face. The shot lit a fire ...

Video: Zack Novak, Stu Douglass and Tim Hardaway Jr. look back on Big Ten title, ahead to Indianapolis

Zack Novak, Stu Doulgass and Tim Hardaway Jr. met with the media this afternoon to discuss their Big Ten championship and look ahead to the Big Ten tournament in Indianapolis this weekend. Watch the interviews in the embedded media players below: Douglass and Hardaway after the jump.

The GBW Radio Hour - 3/4/2012 Edition

On this Sunday's show Sam Webb and Tom Beaver broke down Michigan's shot at the Big Ten title. The crew discussed the Wolverines' victory over Illinois, Tim Hardaway's recent emergence, the OSU / MSU State match-up that will ultimately decide the championship, and more. Another hot topic was linebacker recruiting recruits and how Michigan's LB crop could take...

Under Construction, Michigan’s Renaissance

The New York Times profiles Michigan basketball in a feature that discusses John Beilein, facilities and even Bacari Alexander’s Twitter account. “We notice that people aren’t talking about us yet,” the sophomore shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. said. “We turn on the TV and hear ESPN talking about Ohio State and Michigan State, and that’s fine. We’re the underdogs. We’re...

Notes & Quotes: Zack Novak, Stu Douglass, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Trey Burke on Big Ten Championship

Zack Novak, Stu Douglass, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Trey Burke discussed their feelings after winning a Big Ten Championships thanks to some help from Ohio State’s two-point win at Michigan State. Zack Novak (Audio) On what it was like to watch the end of the OSU-MSU game: “It was way worse than playing. I’ve never been that nervous on the court, just helpless. It was crazy....

Michigan-Penn St. Preview

Heading into the final day of Big Ten play, Michigan remains in contention for its first regular-season conference title in 26 years. If their top two scorers can once again deliver some strong shooting performances, the 13th-ranked Wolverines might fulfill half of their required scenario by beating Penn State on Sunday. Michigan (22-8, 12-5) has won five of six to stay within...
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