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John Beilein spoke with the media during his post-game press conference after his team’s 80-67 victory over Arkansas. He addressed Michigan’s depth, with all five starters scoring in double figures, as well as the unique challenges Arkansas presented. You can watch using the embedded media player below or read selected notes and quotes after the jump.
Opening statement: “Much like last year, I think the speed of the game can wear you down a little bit. When we had to make choices during this game, whether to give in to fatigue or keep on fighting, we kept on fighting. We still limited their possessions, I’m proud of the way we played. They’re a tough team for us to match up with. We don’t see as much of that in the Big Ten, we saw a little of it with North Carolina State. I think Arkansas has the potential to be a very good team. I’m glad we came out on the top side of that one.”
On the effect of Jordan Morgan’s energy early in the game: “It was really big for us. This has got to...
BEST OF MAXIM
John Beilein joined the rest of the Big ten coaches on a conference call Monday morning. You can read selected notes and quotes from the conversation below:
On how different the top of the conference looks this year as opposed to last year: “It’s probably too early for me to even judge that. …I see the records, and I follow it the best I can, but I’m probably not educated...
Michigan’s 80-67 win over Arkansas Saturday afternoon not only marked the Wolverine’s 9th win on the year, it was also John Beilein’s 100th in Ann Arbor. At this point, it’s not about players fitting into a system anymore.
John Beilein was made available to speak with the media on Friday. The coach of the 8-0 Wolverines talked about what his team needs to do to limit turnovers against an up-tempo team like Arkansas on Saturday, as well as how his team is progressing in practice. Beilein said Max Bielfeldt, who suffered an ankle sprain during practice, is still not practicing and will likely not play...
Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson and Michigan head coach John Beilein talk about the No. 3 Wolverines 80-67 win over the visiting Razorbacks Saturday afternoon at Crisler Arena.
Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson and Michigan's John Beilein talk about Saturday's battle between the Razorbacks (4-3) and the unbeaten Wolverines (8-0) that will be televised nationally by CBS at 11 a.m.
Michigan basketball continued their stretch of early season dominance with an 80-67 win over a game Arkansas Razorbacks team on Saturday afternoon. With the win Michigan improves to 9-0 in the early going and Arkansas slips to 4-4.
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Jordan Morgan – Morgan ripped off his 2nd double-double in 3 games and is on one of the better roles of his career right now. Over...
Michigan is 9-0 for the first time since 1989, John Beilein has his 100th win at Michigan, and the Wolverines are the #3 team in the country. The buzz about the Maize & Blue is understandably strong, but Trey Burke says his team can’t get too far ahead of itself if it is going to reach its goal.
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Irvin had 27 points and 17 rebounds in a 74-49 victory over Lawrence Central. Irvin also had 21 points on 7-of-19 (3-8 3pt) shooting with 10 rebounds, four assists and two steals in a 53-41 win over Noblesville.
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Michigan’s win over Arkansas was John Beilein’s 100th at Michigan but the head coach is certainly more excited about the future of his team and the wins that might lie ahead. Nine games into the season it’s becoming clear that this is probably the best team that John Beilein has ever coached and the best team in Ann Arbor since the early...
Trey Burke, Jordan Morgan, Mitch McGary met with the media after Michigan’s 13-point home victory over Arkansas. Watch all three players in the embedded media players below, continued after the jump.
#3 Michigan (9-0)
A year ago, Michigan visited Fayetteville, Ark. in the middle of the Big Ten schedule and quickly fell behind by 20 in the first half. Despite a furious comeback, the Wolverines lost 66-64, picking up a loss just four days a thrilling win over Michigan State. Today, Michigan hosted the Razorbacks and returned...
The Wolverines should be more prepared for Arkansas' aggressive style of play this time around, and Trey Burke will be able to bounce back from last year's frustrating game Continue reading →
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- It's certainly a new era for Michigan basketball.
A John Beilein team is destroying teams on the boards. Jordan Morgan is a low-post scorer. Trey Burke is even getting technical fouls for hanging on the rim after two-handed dunks.
It's a whole different world, and after Saturday's 80-67 win over Arkansas, the No. 3 Wolverines are 9-0 for the first...
Michigan junior center Jordan Morgan played an integral role in the Wolverines 80-67 victory over Arkansas Saturday afternoon, impacting the game in several areas. **with video interview**
After Michigan's 80-67 victory over Arkansas, Mitch McGary discusses his roll as a high energy guy, the plan to get more offense from the post, and more.