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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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan evaluating 2014 wing Ryan Taylor

Michigan is pursuing a possible late signing in the 2014 class — Ryan Taylor, a shooting guard currently finishing up a prep year at St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy in Delafield, Wisconsin. Taylor scored a little over 20 points per game during his prep season this winter. Taylor is a target in line with previous late signees such as Spike Albrecht and Caris LeVert. The...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: MSU fans chant Justin Bieber at UM's Spike Albrecht

Michigan State fans gave Spike Albrecht a 'Justin Bieber' chant as he was shooting free throws.
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

By the numbers: Making the case for Spike Albrecht

Spike Albrecht wasn’t supposed to play high-major Division I basketball. He wasn’t supposed to score 17 points in the National Championship game. And he’s not supposed to start at point guard next season for John Beilein’s Michigan team. But whenever he was called upon as a freshman, Spike Albrecht answered the bell. His National Championship game performance – 17 points...
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September 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Spike Albrecht looking to continue meteoric rise at Michigan

Sports Illustrated profiles Spike Albrecht: “It was one of the first games I ever busted out laughing,” says Jordan, who is also Albrecht’s position coach. “In practice we had seen him do that, and obviously the stage is different, but we’ve seen Spike make shots. I got a kick out of looking around the entire stadium and seeing the look on everyone else’s face.” Louisville...
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August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Spike Albrecht Has ‘A Shot’ With Kate Upton, Michigan Coach John Beilein Says

Though his team ultimately lost, no player gained more notoriety during last weekend’s national championship than Michigan backup point guard Spike Albrecht, who showed off his game both on the court and online. Albrecht’s flirtatious tweet to Kate Upton after the game further fueled his status as a cult hero, and his coach thinks the 20-year-old freshman may have a chance with...
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April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Spike Albrecht is a smooth operator, hollers at Kate Upton on Twitter

After Michigan's Spike Albrecht was done raining threes on the court, he took some time to holler at supermodel Kate Upton on Twitter.
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

The Spike Albrecht guide to getting ass

Who? So, there’s this sixth man for Michigan that has been lighting it up in the tournament. His name is Spike. Really? Spike? Spike don’t play with girls! Spike’s real name is Michael Joseph Albrecht, he’s from Crown Point, Ind.,  and he stole the show in the 1st half of last night’s NCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Championship. The freshman was on fire for 19 points in...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan's Albrecht tweets at Kate Upton

Spike Albrecht had never scored more than 7 points in any NCAA game until the National Title game when his Wolverines lost to Louisville 82-76. Spike was on fire for the first half and ended up with a career-high 17 points. Spike saw that Kate Upton had attended the game and decided that while he was personally on a roll he would Tweet at the two-time Sports Illustrated swimsuit...
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April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Spike Albrecht now has a Wikipedia page and it’s brilliant

After Spike Albrecht poured in 17 first-half points in the national championship game, the Michigan guard got himself a slick Wikipedia page.
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April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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