Found January 29, 2013 on UM Hoops:
John Beilein, Glenn Robinson III and Tim Hardaway Jr. met with the media this afternoon to discuss Michigan’s Wednesday (6:30) game against Northwestern. Beilein reported that there’s still significant discoloration in Jordan Morgan’s ankle and he’s unlikely to practice today and doubtful to play in Wednesday’s game. Watch Beilein’s interview below and find Robinson and Hardaway after the jump.

Video & Quotes: John Beilein recaps home win over Northwestern

John Beilein spoke with the media during a post-game press conference after his team’s 68-46 victory over Northwestern on Wednesday. You can watch the full press conference using the embedded media player below, or read selected notes and quotes after the jump. Opening statement: “I tested this out with Tom Wywrot already. My birthday’s coming up pretty soon, and we’ve...

Video & Quotes: John Beilein reacts to win at Illinois

John Beilein faced the media after Michigan’s 14 point win at Illinois. Beilein addressed his team’s strong play, shared minor details on Jordan Morgan’s ankle sprain and gave his thoughts on a potential No. 1 ranking. Watch Beilein’s press conference in the embedded media player below or find selected quotes after the jump. “I’m really pleased about that win. I think...

Notes, quotes from John Beilein on Big Ten teleconference

John Beilein joined the rest of the Big Ten coaches on the weekly teleconference on Monday. Michigan’s coach talked about his team’s win over Illinois, as well as Glenn Robinson III’s latest award. Beilein also provided a brief update on Jordan Morgan, who will receive X-rays today. Read the full transcript below. Opening statement: “We really had a good win yesterday at...

Michigan Basketball photo gallery from Northwestern

Michigan Basketball improved to 20-1, 7-1 on Tuesday night with a 68-46 victory over Northwestern. Our photographer, Todd White, was on hand and here are some of his photos.   If you would like to receive an email notification each time a Michigan Basketball story is posted you can fill out the Email Notification Form.  

UM Hoops Podcast 1.4: Bill Frieder and Inside The Hall’s Alex Bozich

For this podcast we violated, pretty egregiously, John Beilein’s mantra of taking each game as it comes; Dave and I spent the entirety of our conversations with the guests on Michigan’s match-up against Indiana on Saturday. We didn’t get to Wednesday’s game against Northwestern until much later in the show. Alex Bozich is co-founder of Inside the Hall, the standard for college...

Michigan earns #1 ranking, loses Jordan Morgan to ankle injury

John Beilein’s Michigan Wolverines deserve their expected number one ranking when the new polls are released Monday after knocking off Illinois in Champaign Sunday night. #1 Duke was pummeled by Miami (FL) on Wednesday allowing the opportunity for Michigan to overtake the Blue Devils with a win Sunday.  The Wolvies coasted to a 74-60 victory but may have suffered a costly loss...

Wolverines aim for No. 1 with win over Illinois

John Beilein isn't going to celebrate when Michigan officially becomes the top-ranked team in the nation Monday morning. After 20 years, though, he knows that his fan base is going to enjoy it. "This is great for our fans and it is going to be great for the coffee shops tomorrow," Beilein said on the postgame radio show following the Wolverines' 74-60 victory...

Michigan moves to No. 1 in latest AP Poll

For the first time since the Fab Five wore maize and blue uniforms, Michigan is the No. 1 team in the country. After occupying spots two through five this season, the Wolverines finally moved to No. 1 in the Associated Press Top 25 released this afternoon after a school-record 19-1 start. The Wolverines earned 51 first place votes ahead of Kansas with 13 and Florida with one. Michigan...

Northwestern-Michigan Preview

John Beilein acknowledged Monday afternoon that he had quite a few text messages on his phone. The Michigan coach just hadn't checked them yet. "I've been absorbed in Northwestern tape," Beilein said. The Wolverines are No. 1 in The Associated Press poll for the first time since their Fab Five days 20 years ago, but Beilein is determined not to get carried away...

No. 1 Michigan rolls past Northwestern

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The Michigan Wolverines knew they were going to have to focus a lot of energy on stopping Northwestern's complicated offense. Their solution? Not making any mistakes on the offensive end of the floor. The top-ranked Wolverines turned to ball over only twice -- both times in the second half -- and rolled to a 68-46 victory over the Wildcats. "Was it...

For the first time since 1992 Michigan mens basketball team looks to be ranked #1

Hail to the Victors

Game 21: Northwestern at Michigan Recap Team PTS PPP FG FG% 2P 2P% 3P 3PT% FT FT% OR DR AST TO STL BLK PF MICH 68 1.31 25-49 51% 19-34 56% 6-15 40% 12-18 67% 7 24 14 2 3 3 9 NW 46 .89 19-51 37% 15-32 47% 4-19 21% 4-8 50% 10 19 10 8 1 2 14 John Beilein is one of the most calculated, collected and reserved coaches in college basketball. He’s never one to boast about his team, look ahead or provide...

Five Key Plays: Michigan at Illinois

1) Glenn Robinson III makes his presence felt Robinson’s stat line against Illinois wasn’t the best he’s ever had, nor was it particularly eye-popping — 12 points on seven shots, seven rebounds (two offensive) and a steal — but the numbers don’t necessarily portray the impact he had on this game accurately. The freshman was all over the court cleaning up misses, playing...

Game 21: Northwestern at Michigan Preview

Basics Who: Northwestern (12-9, 3-5 B1G) at No. 1 Michigan (19-1, 6-1 B1G) Where: Crisler Center (Ann Arbor, MI) When: 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 TV: Big Ten Network Radio: MGoBlue, 950 AM, 102.9 FM, Sirius/XM 91 More: Notebook, Pick to Click, Beilein & Player Video Interviews Michigan opened Big Ten play with an emphatic and unrelenting 28 point...

Video: Jon Horford, Trey Burke and Glenn Robinson III talk win over Northwestern

Jon Horford, Trey Burke and Glenn Robinson III met with the media after Michigan’s easy home victory over Northwestern. Horford started for Jordan Morgan (ankle injury) while Trey Burke poured in a lethal 18 points and eight assists. Watch all three players in the embedded media players below: Burke and Robinson after the jump.
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