Caris LeVert says he's '100 percent' returning to Michigan

Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III might be heading out the Michigan basketball door, but one sophomore garnering NBA attention is assuring he's staying put. Caris LeVert, a second team All-Big Ten selection in 2013-14 and rising prospect on many NBA draft boards, said Tuesday he's "obviously coming back" for his junior season at U-M. "That's 100 percent...
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Notebook: Caris LeVert invited to Kevin Durant Skills Academy

Dustin Johnston Wednesday night’s Michigan basketball banquet was a time for celebrating the past year’s accomplishments, as well as the team’s individual awards. But after all of the festivities, the media got to speak briefly with Caris LeVert. After closing the book on the 2013-2014 season, it was time to look ahead. LeVert let on that he was invited to the Kevin Durant...
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Video: Spike Albrecht, Caris LeVert speak at Michigan banquet

Spike Albrecht and Caris LeVert both spoke briefly with the media at the annual Michigan basketball banquet on Wednesday night. Albrecht talked about filling the leadership void next season with Jordan Morgan, Jon Horford, Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III leaving. LeVert talked about his own NBA evaluation process and confirmed that he is returning next season. You can watch both...
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Michigan basketball finally falls in the Elite Eight

After Julius Randle inadvertantly helped Michigan tie the game, the Wolverines had all of the momentum. But the Kentucky Wildcats had the ball. The Wildcats took the clock down, and Aaron Harrison launched a deep three in the face of Caris LeVert to give Kentucky a 75-72 victory over Michigan. Michigan basketball was up early in the game, and the first half saw them lead by up to...
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Levert not surprised by his breakout season

Last year on this team Caris Levert’s role was all about defense -- that is how he was subbed onto the floor. This season is a different story. After an outstanding off-season of hard work and a little help he has made himself into quite the player for Michigan.
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Michigan Basketball Weekly: And The Big Ten Goes To…

Michigan Basketball Weekly: And The Big Ten Goes To…Well, at least part of it now belongs to Michigan. You certainly won’t hear me complaining. Last week’s theatrics, coincidentally and absolutely Oscar-worthy, left the Wolverines in position to capture a Big Ten championship, and possibly leap into the Top 10 as the season draws to a close. After escaping at the buzzer vs...
March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan Basketball: Wolverines clinch B1G share with win over Minnesota

Michigan Basketball: Wolverines clinch B1G share with win over MinnesotaThe University of Michigan (21-7, 13-3) Minnesota (18-12, 7-10) today by a score of  66-56.  The win clinches at least a share of the Big Ten title after rival Michigan State lost to Illinois today. Michigan can now clinch an outright title by winning either of their last two games. The Wolverines started the...
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The untold story of Michigan's quiet Caris LeVert

It's a Sunday afternoon at Crisler Center and no one is sure where Caris LeVert is going. The sophomore is running as his teammates give chase. One second he's there, the next he's gone, swallowed by the darkness of the tunnel leading to the Michigan locker room. Back in the arena, everyone is left wondering what just happened. LeVert ended the first half by catching...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Michigan Basketball Weekly: That Just Happened

Michigan Basketball Weekly: That Just HappenedSir Edmund Hillary is immortalized in history for being the first to accomplish the prodigious feat of topping the world’s tallest peak, Mount Everest. Upon returning from his treacherous journey, Hillary’s first words to lifelong friend George Lowe were: “Well, George, we knocked the bastard off.” While toppling a rival on a...
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Caris LeVert is Michigan’s X-factor

Caris LeVert has had his ups and downs this season as far as scoring production goes. But even those who have given LeVert flak for his inconsistency in the scoring column had to admit the guard had a tremendous game on Thursday during Michigan’s 75-66 win over Purdue at the Crisler Center. (Photo: Scott Mapes) LeVert, however, admitted no such thing. Asked about what he takes...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

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