John Beilein was made available to talk with the media on Monday. The coach spoke about his team’s recent trip to New York City and winning the NIT Tip-Off, as well as what his team will face against NC State. Beilein also reports that Tim Hardaway Jr. is 100% and is good to go for Tuesday. You can watch in the embedded media player below or read the notes and quotes after the jump.
Said Michigan has been watching film of NC State since its final game of the tournament on Friday. “They’ve got some great players … They have so much talent. I think it’ll be an exciting atmosphere here.”
Tim Hardaway Jr. is “fine.” He participated fully in practice and is 100 percent going forward.
On raising the Big Ten banner: “When you look at how long it took us to raise a banner, it’s a good feeling.” On if he’ll allow himself to enjoy it as it goes up: “(laughs) Probably not.”
“I think when you’re all done coaching and you look back at all your teams, I think yo...