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For the second consecutive week, University of Michigan men's basketball guard Nik Stauskas has been named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week, the conference office announced today.
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Michigan Basketball will host Western Michigan on Tuesday night at Crisler Center. Tip is scheduled for 8:30pm and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.
Western Michigan comes in with a 6-1 record. Their most impressive win is probably their most recent, which came at home against Oakland. The Broncos have 3 players averaging double-digits in scoring; Nate...
Michigan Basketball received a stiffer than expected test at Bradley on Saturday afternoon, but pulled out a 74-66 victory. Nik Stauskas paced the Wolverines with a career-high 22 points. With the win Michigan improves to 7-0 and will now head home for three consecutive games at Crisler.
3 Stars of the Game
1. Nik Stauskas was sensational. As mentioned above, he scored...
Michigan never started the game slowly but it didn’t matter as the Wolverines cruised past Western Michigan by a score of 73-41 for its eighth straight victory to start the season. Trey Burke paced the Wolverines with 20 points on 8-of-11 shooting with 7 assists, three steals and no turnovers. Nik Stauskas added 11 while Mitch McGary chipped in a career high 10...
Nik Stauskas, Trey Burke and Jordan Morgan met with the media after Michigan’s eight point win in Peoria, Illinois on Saturday afternoon. Stauskas scored a career high 22 points while Morgan notched a double-double. Watch the interviews in the embedded media player below:
Michigan basketball, ranked #3 in the nation, proved why with a dominant win over Western Michigan by a final score of 73-41. The Wolverines look every bit the part of one of the nation’s elite teams.
3 Stars of the Game
1. Trey Burke was simply sensational. He went 8-11 from the field for 20 points to go along with 7 assists, 3 boards, 3 steals, and zero turnovers. His lines in...
It wasn’t easy but eventually Michigan pulled away from Bradley in front of 11,019 fans at the Carver Arena in Peoria, Illinois. Bradley gave the Wolverines a test in their first true road game but Michigan’s talent persevered and held on down the stretch for a 74-66 win. Nik Stauskas led the Wolverines with a career high 22 points in his first career start...
Michigan is headed to the Outback Bowl on New Year's Day.
The bowl announced on Sunday afternoon that the Wolverines had accepted an invitation to play a Southeastern Conference team to be named later in the day. Most media projections had Michigan facing South Carolina.
It had appeared on Saturday that the Wolverines might drop to the Gator Bowl, but that chance ended when...
Nebraska's Big Ten championship game loss to Wisconsin could drop the Michigan Wolverines down a spot or two in the conference's bowl pecking order. Continue reading →
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- This wasn't supposed to be the way Denard Robinson's story ended at Michigan.
After Robinson set an NCAA record for rushing yards by a quarterback as a sophomore, he was going to battle for a Heisman Trophy -- possibly more than one -- and end his career as one of the most-celebrated players ever in college football.
Instead, even as the program has...
Michigan took a 34-30 lead into the half, then in the second stanza extended it to 16 and fought off a late Bradley rally. Nik Stauskas started and led the Wolverines with 22.
Michigan junior fullback Stephen Hopkins has left the team.
Wolverines coach Brady Hoke made the announcement Monday, but declined further comment.
Hopkins started in four of eight games this year and didn't get the ball once. He had 48 carries for 194 yards rushing and four touchdowns in his first two seasons.
No. 19 Michigan is preparing to play No. 11 South Carolina in...
The Michigan Wolverines, Michigan State Spartans and Central Michigan Chippewas will represent the state in bowl games this college football potseason.
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Class of 2014 big man Ricky Doyle flew under the radar this summer after opting not to play AAU basketball but the big man continues to impress at the prep level. Doyle is drawing major interest from the Big Ten and across the country and John Beilein’s Michigan staff remains a significant player in his recruitment. Here’s footage of Doyle in action against LaBelle including...
While Michigan's offense continues to run though Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr., freshman Nik Stauskas is quickly starting to emerge as another dangerous option.
Stauskas looks to stay hot and help the No. 3 Wolverines open 8-0 for the first time in 16 seasons Tuesday night as they host surging Western Michigan.
Michigan entered 2012-13 surrounded by plenty of hype after Burke...
Bradley had a chance to knock off No. 3 Michigan on Saturday. Boosted by a strong crowd, it trailed by just four at halftime.
The Braves just couldn't find an answer for a freshman making his first start.
Nik Stauskas scored 22 points, leading the undefeated Wolverines to a 74-66 win at Bradley.
''I thought we were pretty good today,'' Braves coach Geno Ford...