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Michigan basketball (13-0) wasted little time reasserting their non-conference dominance, this time against a helpless Central Michigan team. The #2 ranked Wolverines, behind a double-double from Trey Burke, did their thing and came away with a rock solid 88-73 win over the Chippewas.
How Michigan Won
The Wolverines erased any notion of having to shake off some Christmas break rust. By the time the first tv timeout kicked in, John Beilein’s well-rested team was 10-13 from the field and had the visiting Chippewas on the ropes.
Playing without Tim Hardaway Jr, who was out with a right ankle injury, Michigan never skipped a beat as they led 46-29 at the half on the strength of 20-35 shooting (57.1%) from the field. Central, playing at a frenetic pace, shot just 11-32 (34.4%) in the opening frame.
Caris LeVert stepped in for Hardaway with his first career start and scored 9 points in the 1st half.
Credit Central Michigan with putting up 44 second half points on a strong Michi...
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Michigan Basketball will host Central Michigan on Saturday night at Crisler Center. Tip is scheduled for 7pm and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.
Central enters the game with a 7-5 record and an 0-2 mark against the Big Ten (losses to Iowa and Nebraska). They will feature an offense that puts 5 shooters on the floor. Their leading scorer is senior guard Kyle Randall...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Trey Burke had 22 points and 10 assists as No. 2 Michigan finished its non-conference schedule with a 88-73 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday night.
Vince Edwards, a versatile wing prospect out of Middletown, Ohio, shot up Michigan recruiting boards after two of the Wolverines’ top combo forward targets committed elsewhere. The Wolverines have been in on the 6-foot-7 combo player throughout the summer but mutual interest continues to rise steadily. An offer is awaiting Edwards when he visits Ann Arbor and he finally appears...
1) Trey Burke opens the game on a tear
It’s getting a little tiring writing about all the ways in which Trey Burke has excelled this year, but judging by how the point guard has played of late, we might as well just get used to it. Burke was spectacular again against Central Michigan, and again he jump-started the Michigan offense early. After struggling from beyond the arc against...
Glenn Robinson III, Nik Stauskas, Trey Burke and Caris LeVert faced the media this evening after Michigan’s 15-point win over Central Michigan. The victory capped off Michigan’s perfect non-conference campaign and saw career days from Burke and LeVert. Burke tallied a career-high 11 assists while LeVert earned his first start, scoring nine points and handing out nine dimes. Watch...
Trey Burke had 22 points and 10 assists as No. 2 Michigan
finished its nonconference schedule with an 88-73 victory over
Central Michigan on Saturday night.
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Chandler Park continued along its treacherous early season schedule with games against Detroit Southeastern, Chicago Hyde Park and Detroit Pershing.
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The Michigan men’s basketball team will take on Central Michigan Saturday at the Crisler Center. The Wolverines will need to prepare for the Chippewa’s perimeter scoring says coach John Beilein. Please check out the Michigan basketball preview, with side bar stories on Jon Horford’s injury update, Belien’s thoughts on freshman Mitch McGary, the freshman class as a whole, and more.
After over a week off during the holidays, Michigan takes the court again this evening to wrap up its non-conference schedule against visiting Central Michigan. Tip off is scheduled for 7 p.m. eastern with Greg Kelser and Justin Kutcher handling broadcasting duties for the Big Ten Network. Join in the discussion before, during and after the game in the comments section...
Central Michigan coach Keno Davis knew his team was going to have a hard time keeping up with No. 2 Michigan.
After the first nine minutes Saturday night, he was starting to think it was going to be a lot worse than he had expected.
Despite missing Tim Hardaway Jr. with an ankle injury, the Wolverines (13-0) came out red-hot and were up 29-15 before Davis had a chance to catch...
John Beilein spoke with assembled media after Michigan’s 88-73 victory over Central Michigan Saturday night. Regarding Tim Hardaway Jr.’s injury, the coach did not say whether or not Hardaway will be ready to play against Northwestern and would not define the nature of the injury other than saying it was an “ankle injury.” You can watch the full press conference using the...
Michigan’s offense showed no signs of holiday rust despite a nine day layoff, paving the way past Central Michigan to wrap up a perfect 13-0 non-conference...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Trey Burke had 22 points and 10 assists as No. 2 Michigan finished its non-conference schedule with a 88-73 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday night.
Michigan played without junior Tim Hardaway Jr. who missed the first game of his career with an ankle injury. That meant the Wolverines started three freshmen -- Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III and...