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John Beilein faced the media after his No. 4 ranked Michigan team lost at Penn State on Wednesday afternoon. Watch Beilein’s press conference in the embedded media player below or find the transcript after the jump.
I think you saw today why we all love college basketball. I’ve been seeing this coming with Pat Chambers’ team for the last month. We’ve watched a lot of video and they’re just really getting used to playing well together. They make every extra pass. Took four or five charges on us today, I don’t know if we had a charge. I think we might have had one. They’re playing great team basketball and they beat us fair and square and the last 10 minutes really outplayed us. So he had a great plan, he really had a great plan on Trey Burke and their guys hit shots that they can hit. [Jermaine] Marshall was terrific and they hit just another one, made their foul shots, we did not. And you just don’t win, I don’t care where it is, you just don’t win, or what the team’s record is, w...
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Michigan Basketball (23-4, 10-4) will play at Penn State (8-18, 0-14) on Wednesday night. The game will tip off at 6:30pm and be televised on the Big Ten Network.
The Nittany Lions are playing better than their record suggests and just 10 days ago they played Michigan tough at Crisler before losing 79-71. Bad news for Penn State in that Michigan was still staggering a bit from the...
Michigan basketball (23-5, 10-5) suffered the most embarrassing loss imaginable in Big Ten play by losing 84-78 against Penn State. The Nittany Lions (9-18, 1-14) were 0-14 coming into the game in conference action and hadn’t won a Big Ten game in 18 tries.
That streak ended tonight with a torrid final 10 minutes of play by Patrick Chambers’ team.
How They Lost...
Michigan freshman guard Caris LeVert is earning more and more time on the floor of late. Playing 16 minutes in the Wolverines win over Illinois Sunday; LeVert was productive on both ends of the floor.
Trey Burke surpassed the 1,000 point milestone on Sunday in Michigan’s win over Illinois – just his 61st game at Michigan. The list of former Michigan players to reach 1,000 points in two years is an impressive who’s who of Michigan basketball of yesteryear.
Phil Hubbard, Mike McGee, Chris Webber, Jalen Rose, Louis Bullock and Manny Harris reached the mark during...
John Beilein and Tim Hardaway Jr. were available to speak with the media in preparation for Michigan’s top-10 match-up with Michigan State at the Crisler Center on Sunday. The Wolverines’ painful loss to Penn State on the road was also addressed. You can watch both full press conferences using the embedded media players below. Hardaway is after the jump.
Denard Robinson's playing days at Michigan are over, but he might get one more chance to wear his maize-and-blue uniform.
Robinson and Texas A&M's Ryan Swope have reached the final round of voting to be on the cover of EA Sports' NCAA Football 14 video game.
Robinson has spent the last few days at the NFL Draft Combine, adjusting to his new position of wide receiver...
Our weekly feature tracking the performance of Michigan players over two game segments.
Trey Burke: 7 (Last Week: 9.5)
Against Illinois, Trey Burke was as good as it gets — 26 points on 8-of-11 shooting, 8 assists and one turnover. On Wednesday in Michigan’s horrible loss on the road to Penn State, Burke was quite good — but he turned the ball over. Burke...
Big Ten Title Up for Grabsphoto courtesy of ToledoBlade.com
The home stretch of the Big Ten schedule is upon us and (23-4) no.4 Michigan has a very realistic chance of winning the conference regular season title. Coming off a convincing win against a dangerous Illinois team the Michigan Wolverines have set the stage for a thrilling finish in the Big Ten season. With four games left...
Just when we thought this college basketball season couldn’t get any crazier, more of the unthinkable happens. Tonight’s victim: The Michigan Wolverines. The Penn State Nittany Lions shocked the college basketball world, as they took down the #4 Michigan Wolverines by a final score of 84-78. The victory marked the first time the Nittany Lions [...]
Michigan is back in the Big Ten title race and back on the court this evening as it travels to State College, PA to face Penn State for the second time in a week and a half. Tip off is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on the Big Ten Network with Tim Doyle and Kevin Kugler on the call.
Join in the discussion below before, during and after the game to share your thoughts, predictions...