Posted October 31, 2012 on
AP on Fox
Michigan guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' exhibition opener Thursday against Northern Michigan.
The school says Burke will sit out for violating team standards. Coach John Beilein says the sophomore star is a good kid but made some ''out-of-character'' decisions he now regrets.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines are coming off a Big Ten championship last season. Burke was the team's leading scorer and provided crucial 3-point shooting in Beilein's perimeter-oriented offense.
After considering a jump to the NBA following his freshman year, Burke decided to stay at Michigan.
BEST OF MAXIM
Welcome to Part 3 of our 3 part Michigan Basketball season preview. In Part 1, Joe gave a general overview on the upcoming season. In Part 2 I took an in depth look at Michigan’s roster and Part 3 is our game-by-game predictions for the 2012-13 season.
Michigan enters the 2012-13 season ranked #5 in both preseason polls and they have an exciting schedule to navigate. The fun begins...
L-R: Tim Hardaway Jr, Trey Burke, Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary
Michigan Basketball heads into the 2012-13 season with the deepest, most athletic roster they’ve had in a long, long time. Joe already gave the Overview for the 2012-13 Season. Now, I will break down the roster and we will wrap up our preview with our game-by-game predictions.
Point Guard: Trey Burke...
With the regular season just around the corner and Michigan’s first exhibition game tonight, let’s take a look at the Wolverines’ preseason First Team All-American, Trey Burke, as we wind down our player previews. You can view previous player previews here.
6’0″, 190 pounds
Sophomore PG Trey Burke has been suspended for the Northern Michigan game (exhibition) tomorrow.
Trey Burke is a winner. Few thought Burke would be able to fill the void left behind by Darius Morris’s early draft departure but the 6-foot guard exceeded every expectation during his freshman season. He didn’t just replace Morris, he was better than Morris. Expectations for Burke’s sophomore year have gone from hopeful to assumed. Rather than unknown freshman, Burke is a...
John Beilein addressed the media this afternoon and provided a number of roster updates including a suspension.
First and foremost, Michigan’s point guard and preseason AP All-American Trey Burke will be suspended for Thursday’s exhibition game against Northern Michigan due to a violation of team rules. Beilein announced that Burke would serve a one game suspension and was hopeful...
To continue our returning player previews, today we take a look at big man Jon Horford. You can view previous player previews here.
6’10″, 250 pounds
Grand Ledge, Mich.
Grand Ledge High School
Power Forward, Center
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein released a statement just prior to his press conference Wednesday stating sophomore point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for one game. What does it mean for Thursday’s exhibition?
With Trey Burke back in the fold at point guard, the Michigan Wolverines are aiming for another Big Ten championship - and more.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines got some good news shortly after last season when they found out Burke was planning to stay for his sophomore year instead of leaving for the NBA. That gives Michigan an exciting trio of Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Jordan Morgan...
Saturday night, the Michigan Wolverines didn’t look at all prepared to challenge for a Legends Division title as they were beaten and battered at Memorial Stadium by the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Only two road games remain on Michigan’s slate, and with … Continue reading →
For about 25 minutes on Saturday, Michigan remained in prime position to sieze control of the Big Ten Legends division. The Wolverine defense had held Nebraska’s high-powered offense to just seven points and 113 total yards of offense and was marching down the field to take the lead with time running short in the first half. On 2nd-and-7 from the Nebraska 15, Denard Robinson rushed...
Michigan will make its debut appearance in the newly renovated Crisler Center tonight in an exhibition clash with Northern Michigan (7 p.m., BTN.com). The Wolverines should be able to top Northern Michigan, who finished last in the GLIAC North last season with a 9-17 record overall, with relative ease. Then again, last year’s Michigan squad only topped Wayne State by eight points...
Michigan junior running back Fitzgerald Toussaint talked to the media on Tuesday. GBW was there as he talked about getting a rhythm as a running team, the team's struggles lately running the ball, the pressure of running better when a backup QB comes in, expectations as a running back at Michigan, and more. ***video included***
Under Brady Hoke, Michigan is 15-0 when it scores more than 17 points. That’s all the defense needs to stand its ground and hold off its opponent. This weekend, however, Michigan came up well short and suffered its third loss of the season. All three have been away from the Big House.
Click here to read the whole story on Maize And Go Blue...
We previewed the Michigan – Nebraska game last week, so here’s a review of that one, a 23-9 win for the Cornhuskers. The Cornhuskers beat the Wolverines, 23-9, on Saturday night and took control of the Big Ten’s Legends Division in the process. The game was close until Michigan lost Denard Robinson to a right elbow injury. He was [...]