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Mitch McGary and Tim Hardaway Jr. faced the media after Michigan’s second easy exhibition victory on Monday evening. McGary racked up six points and 10 rebounds in 20 minutes of playing time while Hardaway handed out six assists.
Watch Hardaway’s interview after the jump.
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While several clamor for Michigan freshman Mitch McGary to show off his five star potential, the new big man isn’t concerning himself with expectations. Instead, While several clamor for Michigan freshman Mitch McGary to show off his five star potential, the new big man isn’t concerning himself with expectations. Instead, McGary is focused on production and rebounds – a lot of rebounds.
Michigan wraps up its exhibition slate this evening with a home contest against the Saginaw Valley State Cardinals. The Wolverines will look to continue momentum from their nearly flawless exhibition opener against Northern Michigan while reintegrating All-American point guard Trey Burke back into the lineup after his one game suspension.
Tip off is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. at Crisler...
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John Beilein spoke to the media after Michigan’s 76-48 exhibition win over Saginaw Valley State on Monday evening. The notes and quotes are after the jump or you can watch in the embedded media player below.
On Saginaw Valley State: Although the talent isn’t a Big Ten-talented team, “they at least ran and valued the ball and worked the clock and did a great job.” They...
Michigan sophomore point guard Trey Burke was chomping at the bit to get back on the court Monday. When he finally did he made it clear that he is ready to steer the Maize & Blue ship on and off the floor.
Trey Burke and Glenn Robinson III met with the media after Michigan’s exhibition finale against Saginaw Valley State. Burke tallied 16 points and eight assists in just 21 minutes in his first game back from a one-game suspension.
Watch Robinson’s interviews after the jump.
Michigan head coach John Beilein spent nearly the entirety of Monday’s final exhibition game against Saginaw Valley State tinkering with the lineup. What will the rotation look like for Friday’s opener?
Photo: Dustin Johnston
Michigan 76, Saginaw Valley State 48
There’s been more than enough off-season debate as to whether Michigan is overrated as the fifth best team in preseason polls. Only time will tell, but through two exhibition games the Wolverines look every bit like John Beilein’s most talented team to date. Michigan cruised to a Monday night exhibition win over Saginaw...
Michigan takes the court tonight for its second and final exhibition contest of the preseason slate. The Wolverines will host Saginaw Valley State in a final tune up before the season opener on Friday night against Slippery Rock. Saginaw Valley State is picked to finish 7th in the GLIAC North, one spot ahead of the Northern Michigan team that the Wolverines beat...
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