Caris LeVert, and striking while the iron is merely warm

Caris LeVert will walk into the Crisler Center on Saturday for the final time as a Michigan basketball player. He won’t play a single minute, but he’ll be praised loudly by an adoring home crowd, one that’s watched him grow immeasurably from niche, wiry defensive freshman to potential All-American in four years. About this time last year, it wasn’t his senior day, and LeVert...
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March 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan Basketball Officially Announces Caris LeVert Is Out For The Rest Of The Season

Michigan’s men’s basketball program announced this afternoon that star guard Caris LeVert is out for the rest of the season.  LeVert, a senior guard, has missed more than half of the season with a leg injury. He briefly returned on Feb. 13 against Purdue, playing 11 minutes in a win. He has not played since. It was his first action on the court since Dec. 30.  Here’s Michigan’s...
Via College Spun
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan Star Caris LeVert Still Out For The Wolverines

Michigan star swingman Caris LeVert will not play against Minnesota tonight.  The Wolverines’ senior was cleared to play and practice earlier this week. He won’t be making his return to action this evening, though.  LeVert finally on the floor, in the same sweats. As if it needed confirming: He won’t play. — Lev Facher (@levfacher) February 11, 2016 LeVert has been out...
Via College Spun
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Video & Quotes: Caris LeVert at Big Ten Media Day

ROSEMONT, Ill. – Caris LeVert spoke with the media today at Big Ten Media Day 2015 at the Chicago Marriott O’Hare. LeVert discussed his decision to return to school, the sophomore class, his leadership style and much more. Watch LeVert’s interview in the embedded media player above or read assorted quotes below. On the decision to return for his senior season: “It was...
Via UM Hoops
October 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Caris LeVert named to preseason All-Big Ten team

Caris LeVert was named to the Preseason All-Big Ten team this afternoon. LeVert joins Melo Trimble, AJ Hammons, Nigel Hayes, Denzel Valentine, Jake Layman, James Blackmon Jr., Jarrod Uthoff, Yogi Ferrell and Bronson Koenig on the 10 man Preseason All-Big Ten team. Trimble was selected as Preseason Player of the Year while Valentine, Hammons and Hayes joined Trimble as unanimous...
Via UM Hoops
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

2016 wing Ibi Watson talks Michigan interest, Caris LeVert relationship

Ibi Watson led All-Ohio Red to a championship at the Best of the South tournament in Suwanee, GA over the weekend and earned MVP honors in the process. By the time he was back home in Ohio on Sunday night, he had added his first Big Ten offer from Indiana. The Indiana offer was Watson’s first, but more high-major offers could be coming soon if he continues his impressive play...
Via UM Hoops
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan Basketball Caris LeVert returns for senior season

It’s official: Caris LeVert is returning to the University of Michigan for his senior year rather than declaring for the NBA draft, according to the Michigan Basketball program. The veteran guard announced Tuesday morning, April 21 that he will be returning after a long period of deliberation. In his decision to return, LeVert discussed how he is excited to keep working towards...
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Michigan’s Derrick Walton Welcomes Back Caris LeVert With “3 Amigos” Instagram Post

Michigan guard Caris LeVert announced Tuesday morning he will be returning to Ann Arbor for his senior season. The 6-foot-7, 200-pound guard was a potential first-round pick in the 2015 NBA Draft but opted to put his pro career on hold.  LeVert’s return makes Michigan a probable preseason top-15 team for 2015-16.  Michigan guard Derrick Walton is pretty excited about it. He welcomed...
Via College Spun
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Caris LeVert Announces He’s Returning For His Senior Season

Michigan forward Caris LeVert, whose junior season was cut short due to injury, announced this morning that he’ll be returning to Ann Arbor for his senior year. “Over the past few months, I have spent a lot of time thinking about my future,” said LeVert. “My family and I, along with the coaching staff, gathered as much information as possible. After considering my options...
Via College Spun
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Caris LeVert to announce NBA decision on Tuesday

According to a report by the Michigan Daily, Caris LeVert will announce his NBA decision on Tuesday. The Daily, citing a representative of the Order of Angell, reports that LeVert was invited to and accepted membership in the campus honor soceity, but his standing wouldn’t depend on his decision. The representative added that LeVert’s future plans would be announced on Tuesday...
Via UM Hoops
April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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