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John Beilein was available to the media on Wednesday. Michigan’s coach talked about Trey Burke’s suspension, the injuries to Jon Horford and Mitch McGary, the starting lineup for Thursday’s game against Northern Michigan and more. You can read the transcription after the jump or watch using the embedded media player below.
On suspending Trey Burke for tomorrow’s game against Northern Michigan:
You obviously got the press release here, so that’s all I would prefer to say about it. Trey is a good kid but he’s going to sit out this game and he’ll learn a very valuable experience. It gives us a good opportunity now for some of our guys. There’s probably thirty minutes available for them to play, and we look forward to seeing those guys play out there. In the meantime, our practices have been spirited and we’ve been making progress but we’re probably still not sure what way we’re going to play quite yet, so we’re still experimenting like crazy.
On Spike Albrecht:
Spike will start tomorrow
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Welcome to Part 3 of our 3 part Michigan Basketball season preview. In Part 1, Joe gave a general overview on the upcoming season. In Part 2 I took an in depth look at Michigan’s roster and Part 3 is our game-by-game predictions for the 2012-13 season.
Michigan enters the 2012-13 season ranked #5 in both preseason polls and they have an exciting schedule to navigate. The fun begins...
Welcome to part 1 of our 3-part Michigan Wolverines basketball season preview. This segment will give an overview of the upcoming season, part 2 will profile the players, and part 3 will be where Rob and I put ourselves out there and predict the schedule.
With three Big Ten teams firmly entrenched in the preseason Top 5, The Michigan Wolverines basketball team is going to be hard...
John Beilein addressed the media this afternoon and provided a number of roster updates including a suspension.
First and foremost, Michigan’s point guard and preseason AP All-American Trey Burke will be suspended for Thursday’s exhibition game against Northern Michigan due to a violation of team rules. Beilein announced that Burke would serve a one game suspension and was hopeful...
L-R: Tim Hardaway Jr, Trey Burke, Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary
Michigan Basketball heads into the 2012-13 season with the deepest, most athletic roster they’ve had in a long, long time. Joe already gave the Overview for the 2012-13 Season. Now, I will break down the roster and we will wrap up our preview with our game-by-game predictions.
Point Guard: Trey Burke...
Michigan Head Coach John Beilein released a statement just prior to his press conference Wednesday stating sophomore point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for one game. What does it mean for Thursday’s exhibition?
Michigan’s first exhibition of the 2012-13 season went according to plan for Head Coach John Beilein. What did we learn about the Wolverines? **With Video of post-game press conference**
Michigan point guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' Nov. 1 exhibition opener against Northern Michigan, the team announced Wednesday.
In a press release, the team said that the sophomore point guard is being punished for an undisclosed violation of team rules.
"We have high standards and values for our student-athletes and we expect everyone to meet...
Michigan will make its debut appearance in the newly renovated Crisler Center tonight in an exhibition clash with Northern Michigan (7 p.m., BTN.com). The Wolverines should be able to top Northern Michigan, who finished last in the GLIAC North last season with a 9-17 record overall, with relative ease. Then again, last year’s Michigan squad only topped Wayne State by eight points...
To continue our returning player previews, today we take a look at big man Jon Horford. You can view previous player previews here.
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Michigan guard Trey Burke has been suspended for the Wolverines' exhibition opener Thursday against Northern Michigan.
The school says Burke will sit out for violating team standards. Coach John Beilein says the sophomore star is a good kid but made some ''out-of-character'' decisions he now regrets.
The fifth-ranked Wolverines are coming off a Big Ten championship...
With the regular season just around the corner and Michigan’s first exhibition game tonight, let’s take a look at the Wolverines’ preseason First Team All-American, Trey Burke, as we wind down our player previews. You can view previous player previews here.
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Sophomore PG Trey Burke has been suspended for the Northern Michigan game (exhibition) tomorrow.
Trey Burke is a winner. Few thought Burke would be able to fill the void left behind by Darius Morris’s early draft departure but the 6-foot guard exceeded every expectation during his freshman season. He didn’t just replace Morris, he was better than Morris. Expectations for Burke’s sophomore year have gone from hopeful to assumed. Rather than unknown freshman, Burke is a...
Michigan coasted to a 83-47 exhibition win over Northern Michigan. Nik Stauskas led U-M in scoring with 17, Spike Albrecht added 16 and 6 assists. Jordan Morgan had 12 rebounds.
The journey starts tonight for the 2012-13 Michigan Wolverines. Michigan tips off exhibition play without its All-American point guard Trey Burke (suspension) but tonight’s game will provide an early glimpse of the highly touted freshman class.
Tip off is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. on BTN.com or streaming (fee) information here. Join in the discussion before, during and after the...