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The fourth segment of our conversation with Josh Bartelstein focuses on the Final Four in Atlanta, Georgia.
Previously: The Book | Highs and Lows | Mitch McGary and the NCAA tournament
It felt like you guys took the momentum from that win against Kansas straight through to the next two games.
There are certain games you’re not supposed to win, and that was the game we weren’t supposed to win and we won it. The teams that get to the Final Four, it isn’t just smooth sailing — you’re going to have to overcome something. That was the game that we looked at and said we got the game we had to steal, not we just have to play good basketball. Getting ready for Florida, when I was watching Florida and we spent one day just learning all about them. That’s one of the cool things about the book is we have sections on how we prepare for an NCAA tournament game. We were watching, and I thought we were going to score a ton of points. They had no one to guard Mitch and they weren’t good at guardin...
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The fifth and final segment of our conversation with Josh Bartelstein focuses on the Fab Five’s interaction with Michigan in Atlanta and what Bartelstein expects to see from Michigan next season.
Previously: The Book | Highs and Lows | Mitch McGary and the NCAA tournament | The Final Four
The Fab Five were all there, and four of them came into the locker room after the National...
Part two of our conversation with Josh Bartelstein he discusses Trey Burke’s development, the early highs of Michigan’s season, the Big Ten lull and more.
Was there anything that happened before the season that indicated to you what kind of a year Trey Burke was set to have?
I always knew that Trey was going to be good — but never this good. I knew because of the first open...
And you thought Michigan's Nik Stauskas could only drain three-pointers. This dunk video proves that he isn't just a one-hit wonder.
With a preseason game against Detroit on Thursday night, Tom Brady headed to Ann Arbor early to give a speech to the current crop of Michigan Wolverines.
Michigan lost a key part of its offense last weekend, becoming the latest victim of a plague of preseason injuries that has hit both NFL and NCAA teams.
Sophomore wide receiver Amara Darboh injured his foot in a Saturday scrimmage, and the team announced Wednesday that he will require season-ending surgery.
"I love Amara, and just hate it for him, how hard he worked through...
This is GopherDigest sixth edition of the season previews and we look at Minnesota's week six opponent, Michigan Wolverines
Brady Hoke is an inventor, a genius, a creator. This season at Michigan, he's going to unveil something you don't see in college football:
An offense that involves running ... OVER ... people. Or, through them, either way.
"It's what I believe in,'' Hoke, in his third year as Michigan's coach, told me the other day after the final two-a-day practice...
Amara Darboh was expected to play a critical role on the Michigan Wolverines’ receiver-starved roster this season. On to Plan B …
Michigan announced Wednesday that Darboh, who reportedly had not practiced since Saturday’s team scrimmage, would miss the entire 2013 season with a foot injury that requires surgery.
“I love Amara, and just hate it for him, how hard he worked...
Ask Michigan redshirt freshman offensive guard Kyle Kalis if he believes he could’ve played in 2012 and he’ll leave little doubt, lacking no confidence in his answer. Now in 2013, redshirt year done and over-with, Kalis is working to ensure he never leaves the field for the Wolverines (VIDEO included).
Senior defensive back Thomas Gordon is looking for the Wolverines to vie for the Big Ten championship this season. He talks to GBW about the work his team has put in during the off-season and the expectations the coaches have for them.
There’s a hunger that permeates throughout Team 134. The Wolverines collectively make no bones about their failure to live up to a constant standard in Ann Arbor. It has been almost a decade since any player donning the winged helmet could call himself a champion, and that’s something they all take personally. For veterans like Desmond Morgan it’s a source of constant motivation.
With the Wolverines expected to run more of a pro-style offense now that Devin Gardner is the full-time quarterback, the receiving corps was under...
Michigan sophomore linebacker Joe Bolden has made significant weight and strength gains since this time last year. Now he is working hard to turn that growth into production on the football field.
Lose one weapon, gain another: The Michigan Wolverines have named Fitzgerald Touissant its starting RB, but lost starting WR Amara Darboh for the year.
VIDEO: Michigan senior running back Fitz Toussaint said he would be the starter in the season opener on Aug. 31 against Central Michigan. After receiving an endorsement from Michigan coach Brady Hoke, Toussaint discusses the job, his recovery, and more.