Found March 27, 2013 on Crystal Ball Run:
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(Photo Courtesy of USA Today Sports) For anyone who watched Michigan’s 78-53 second round (or is it third round?) NCAA Tournament beat down win of VCU over the weekend, two things stood out above all others: 1. Man, Michigan can play. 2. And also, man, that Mitch McGary is one tough...well, you know. McGary, is listed 250 lb., and uses every pound on his 6’10 frame to his advantage. In an era where most guys his size prefer to hang out on the perimeter and shoot three’s, McGary plays with his back to the basket in a bruising, punishing, physical way that so few big men do anymore (we also have to assume that likes his steak tough, his cars fast and his cigarettes unfiltered as well). Specifically, McGary’s (legal) screen on VCU’s Briante Weber on Saturday was one of the most vicious we’ve seen in years, and a play which sent Weber to the ground, and propelled the Wolverines into the Sweet 16. But really, watching Saturday’s game, we couldn’t help but think one thing ab...
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