Originally posted on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 12/16/11
Basics Who: Alabama A&M (2-3) at No. 18 Michigan (8-2) Where: Crisler Arena, Ann Arbor, MI When: 12:00 p.m. ET, December 16th, 2011 TV: BTN Radio: MGoBlue / WWJ 950AM,  WWWW 102.9 FM, Sirius 85, XM 85 Pick to Click The 10 teams in the Southwestern Athletic Conference have combined to beat five Division I opponents this season. Alabama A&M has not added to that tally. Ken Pomeroy’s computers actually rank the Bulldogs a couple slots below Michigan’s previous opponent, Arkansas Pine Bluff. A&M returns less than half of its production from a season ago and is projected to finish square in the middle of the SWAC thanks to the return of last season’s leading scorer, Casey Cantey. To their credit, the Bulldogs did at least a couple things well last season. First on last year’s list of positives: defense. Alabama A&M touted the SWAC’s best defense last year thanks to stingy field goal defense and frequent blocked shots. Field goal defense is still this...
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