Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 3/28/13
John Beilein, Trey Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Mitch McGary were all on the podium on Thursday afternoon to preview Michigan’s matchup with Kansas on Friday evening. Read comments from all four below. COACH BEILEIN:  Obviously we’re thrilled to be in this situation right now with 16 teams still vying for a National Championship.  Our team is excited about this opportunity, just walking out on that court in this venue. The University of Michigan, we’re very proud to represent the University of Michigan, and I think the university is very proud of these young men, what they’ve accomplished thus far this year. We have a difficult challenge with Kansas.  Bill Self’s teams are fundamentally sound offensively and defensively they’re as good as we’ve played all year long, and we’ve played against some good defensive teams. We have challenges in front of us.  We have to grow very quickly, and we have, particularly over the last month through both the ups and the downs, I’ve seen consider...
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