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Glenn Robinson III
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1) Glenn Robinson III creates his own shot
Those of us who remember watching high school highlight videos of Glenn Robinson III were less surprised by this play than those who have only seen him during his freshman year at Michigan. Robinson has found a niche for himself within Michigan’s offense as the coaching staff puts him at spots on the floor (mostly baseline area and in the post) from which he can finish plays and grab rebounds. However, that’s not all Robinson can do. The freshman showed a rather diverse arsenal of offensive moves as a high school senior, with the ability to stretch the court with his 3-point shooting — which he’s done at Michigan — while being quick enough to get by defenders off the bounce and strong enough to finish at the rim. On this play, Robinson gave Michigan fans a taste of what’s possible if he starts looking for his own shot and asserting himself in one-on-one situations. Robinson receives the ball at the top of the key and from there takes Nebra...
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Last week we had one of the early candidates for Dunk of the Year in the Big Ten from Jared Berggren, a senior from Wisconsin. This week, we may already have the Dunk of the Week - this time from a freshman - Michigan's Glenn Robinson II. If there's a better hustle dunk I'd love to know where it exists.
From the moment Glenn Robinson III joined the Michigan basketball team, the freshman looked mature beyond his years on the court.
''There were some scrimmages early in the year, just intersquad scrimmages, he might not take a shot,'' coach John Beilein said. ''He just waits for the game to come to him and picks his spots.''
Robinson is making the...
Glenn Robinson III had 14 points, including a pair of crucial dunks in the second half, and No. 2 Michigan equaled its best start to a season with a 62-47 victory over Nebraska on Wednesday night.
The Wolverines (16-0, 3-0 Big Ten) overcame their shakiest shooting performance in a while, holding the lead for the entire second half. The only other Michigan team to start 16-0 was...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Glenn Robinson III had 14 points, including a pair of crucial dunks in the second half, and No. 2 Michigan equaled its best start to a season with a 62-47 victory over Nebraska on Wednesday night.
The Wolverines (16-0, 3-0 Big Ten) overcame their shakiest shooting performance in a while, holding the lead for the entire second half. The only other Michigan...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer Glenn Robinson III is making the adjustment to college look awfully easy for No. 2 Michigan.
A 20-point, 10-rebound effort against Iowa on Sunday was his first double-double - and after several energizing alley-oop dunks, it was impossible to ignore the 6-foot-6 freshman. The son of the former Purdue...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Glenn Robinson III had 14 points, including a pair of crucial dunks in the second half, and No. 2 Michigan equaled its best start to a season with a 62-47 victory over Nebraska on Wednesday night.
Glenn Robinson III, Trey Burke, and Mitch McGary met with the media after Michigan’s 15 point win over Nebraska kept the Wolverines perfect record in order.
Burke and McGary after the jump.
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Jay Bilas and Chad Ford – Top five underrated players in college basketball – ESPN – Jay Bilas: “Glenn Robinson III: The Big Dog’s pup, Robinson III is super athletic, runs the lanes on the break and can really finish. Better yet, he is just scratching...
Our weekly feature tracking the performance of Michigan players over the last week’s action.
Glenn Robinson III: 9 (Last Week: 7.5)
Robinson continues to be one of the most efficient Wolverines on the roster: the freshman hasn’t shot below 50 percent from the field since Western Michigan in early December. Against Iowa, Robinson had perhaps the quietest double...