Found December 05, 2012 on UM Hoops:
1. Tim Hardaway Jr. breaks away for a dunk in the first half John Beilein emphasized the importance of the fast break to Michigan’s offense in the first half, and this highlight-reel play by Tim Hardaway Jr. is an excellent example. Michigan began the game in a fog on both ends of the court, allowing Western Michigan to score in the post and having trouble finding open shots of its own. With the score tied at nine and just under thirteen minutes left in the half, the Wolverines needed a spark. Tim Hardaway Jr. was able to provide just that with this jarring slam off the fast break. Mitch McGary did a nice job defending a short fadeaway by Darius Paul after Paul got an offensive rebound. Glenn Robinson III rebounded Paul’s miss and got the break going immediately. One of the nice things about having so many able rebounders is that often guys who pull down defensive rebounds, like Robinson or Hardaway, can start the break themselves. Robinson cleans the glass and puts the ball on the...
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