Jordan Morgan has been March's forgotten man.
The Michigan junior lost his starting spot at the start of the NCAA tournament, and has watched from the bench as Mitch McGary has become the star of March Madness.
Saturday, though, with his young teammates collapsing around him, Morgan stepped up and made the play that got the Wolverines into Monday's national championship...
Jordan Morgan was this close to winning the Wolverines a share of the Big Ten title. But his tip-in rolled off the side of the rim, and the Hoosiers completed an improbable four-point comeback in the final minute for a 72-71 win.
Michigan missed the front end of two 1-and-1′s, and Indiana made the Wolverines pay dearly. Cody Zeller wound up with the game-winning basket on Hoosiers’...
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 center Jordan Morgan made a big impact in his first extended time since spraining his ankle at Illinois nearly a month ago. With four games left, the redshirt junior will be key to the Wolverines success.
Michigan basketball (23-4, 10-4) sorely needed a convincing win. To have to get it against an Illinois team (20-9, 7-8) that won 5 straight games and was playing with a ton of confidence was a tall order, but they got it. Michigan used a dominant 2nd half to get the 71-58 win.
How They Won
The Wolverines started off slow on defense giving up 11 quick points before the...
Michigan Basketball (22-4. 9-4) will host Illinois (20-8, 7-7) on Sunday afternoon at Crisler Center. Tip is scheduled for 1pm and the game will be televised on ESPN.
The Fighting Illini are currently on a 5-game winning streak that started with a win over top ranked Indiana and has included victories at Minnesota, over Purdue, at Northwestern and most recently at home vs Penn State...
John Beilein’s Michigan Wolverines deserve their expected number one ranking when the new polls are released Monday after knocking off Illinois in Champaign Sunday night.
#1 Duke was pummeled by Miami (FL) on Wednesday allowing the opportunity for Michigan to overtake the Blue Devils with a win Sunday. The Wolvies coasted to a 74-60 victory but may have suffered a costly loss...
Michigan basketball (14-0, 1-0) continued their early season rampage with a 94-66 win over a hopelessly inferior Northwestern team (9-5, 0-1) on Thursday night. As the Wolverines improve to 14-0 it is beginning to look like something truly special is in store for this version of Michigan’s hoops squad.
Your heart goes out to Bill Carmody as he is operating without arguably his...
Continuing on with our returning player previews, today we take a look at starting center Jordan Morgan.
6’8″, 250 pounds
Univ. of Detroit Jesuit High School (2005-09)
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Jordan Morgan takes us through three keys to post defense in shootaround before Michigan’s match-up with Illinois tonight.
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