Our weekly feature tracking the performance of Michigan players over the last week’s action. (Photo: Dustin Johnston)
Trey Burke: 9.5 (Last Week: 9.5)
It’s awfully difficult to play better than Burke is playing right now. When you score 27 points to go along with eight assists, five rebounds, three steals and no turnovers, analysts are going to start proclaiming you one of the best point guards in the country. Burke followed up that virtuoso performance with a solid effort against Eastern Michigan, with 11 points (all in the first half) and eight assists, in which he put the game away early before allowing his teammates to do the rest of the heavy lifting.
Tim Hardaway Jr.: 8 (Last Week: 6)
Before playing West Virginia, Tim Hardaway Jr. was in a shooting slump, going 3-of-13 from beyond the arc in the two games previous. Against the Mountaineers, Hardaway snapped out of his recent struggles, making half of his eight 3-point attempts en route to a dominant outing against Michigan’s...