Found March 14, 2012 on Fox Sports Detroit:
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Trey Burke isn't only a freshman point guard leading a team into the NCAA Tournament. He's also coming off one of the worst games of his brief college career. That might worry a lot of coaches and teams, but John Beilein and the Michigan Wolverines aren't concerned. Burke went 1-11 with eight turnovers in Michigan's Big Ten Tournament lopsided loss to Ohio State, and missed all seven of his 3-point attempts. "Obviously, Trey had a rough game against Ohio, but you have to put that into context," Beilein said. "The night before, he had played 45 minutes and been the best point guard in the country." Indeed, Burke has been the unquestioned star of Michigan's overtime win over Minnesota in the quarterfinals. He scored 30 points on 11-14 shooting while playing every second of the game, coming off a regular season where he was named the Big Ten's Freshman of the Year. When the season started, point guard was a significan...

Trey Burke named Second Team All-American, All-Freshman by CBS Sports

Trey Burke was named to the All-Big Ten Second team and shared the Freshman of the Year award with Indiana’s Cody Zeller last week. This week Michigan’s freshman point guard picked up a pair of national accolades. CBS Sports named Burke a member of its five man All-Freshman team along with Anthony Davis, Cody Zeller, michael Kidd-Gilchrist and austin Rivers. Burke was also named...

Video: Zack Novak and Trey Burke before NCAA tournament matchup versus Ohio

Zack Novak and Trey Burke took the time to discuss Michigan’s upcoming tournament opener against Ohio on Friday night. Watch the videos in the embedded media players below. Burke after the jump.

Michigan confident Trey Burke will bounce back

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer Trey Burke looked like a different player in the Big Ten semifinals last weekend - one the Michigan Wolverines don't expect to see again anytime soon. Burke went 1 for 11 from the field and turned the ball over eight times in a blowout loss to Ohio State on Saturday, but with the NCAA tournament about to start, Michigan...

March Madness Memory – Michigan vs. UNC 1993

March Madness Memory – Michigan vs. UNC 1993 It was the 1993 National Championship Game between the Michigan Wolverines and the North Carolina Tar Heels. It was the second straight year that Michigan was in the final game. The Wolverines were led by Chris Weber, Juwan Howard, Jalen Rose, Ray Jackson and Jimmy King. Oh yeah, they were also known as the Fab 5 for those who are either...

Transcript: Michigan pre-NCAA tournament press conference

John Beilein, Zack Novak, Stu Douglass, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Trey Burke met with the media today before their open practice at Bridgestone Arena. Here’s a transcript of remarks from Michigan players followed by John Beilein. Q. This could be for anybody up there. They talk about Ohio’s stiff link defense. Talk about what prepared you during the season to get ready for such a...

Video Roundup: Michigan, Ohio head to Nashville

It was a busy day in Nashville, Tenn. as all eight teams that will be playing at Bridgestone Arena took the court for open practice and addressed the media in their obligatory pregame news conferences. We posted video interviews with Zack Novak and Trey Burke yesterday but here’s a rundown of video coverage from other media outlets throughout Thursday afternoon. Here’s Michigan’s...

Film Room: Ohio Defense

Ohio boasted the best defense in the MAC this season and the Bobcats’ defense is renowned for its ability to force turnovers. While watching Ohio’s MAC Championship win over Akron we focused on two elements of the Ohio defense. First, the ability to not only force turnovers but push the ball in transition offensively after forcing a turnover. Second, how Ohio defended Akron’s...
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