Found March 24, 2013 on Blue Seat Blogs:
The CCHA Finals (Today, 2:05pm on MSG+) will have two Ranger prospects squaring off, as Boo Nieves’ (2012, 2nd) Michigan Wolverines will face Steven Fogarty’s (2011, 3rd) Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Michigan knocked off Miami of Ohio in the semi-finals, while Notre Dame took out Ohio State. Michigan needed a deep run in the CCHA tournament to qualify for the Frozen Four, and may even need to win this game to seal their bid. Both Nieves and Fogarty were held off the scoreboard in their team’s wins. The contest will be televised, so check your local listings. The game is on Fox Sports Detroit, but it wouldn’t shock me if it’s simulcast on another channel for the east coast. AHL (L 5-2) Dylan McIlrath: 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, -1 Blake Parlett: 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even Kyle Jean: 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even Ryan Bourque: 1 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even Andrew Yogan: 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even Christian Thomas: 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even NCAA Boo Nieves (Michigan, W 6-2, Advance to CCHA Finals): 0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even Steven Fogarty (Notre Dame, W 3-1, Advance to CCHA Finals);0 G, 0 A, 0 PIM, Even QMJHL Sam Noreau (Baie-Comeau, W 8-1, Lead series 2-0) DNP: Broken hand Tweet

Around the Farm: Fogarty and Notre Dame win final CCHA Mason Cup

Steven Fogarty (2011 3rd) and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish defeated Boo Nieves (2012 2nd) and the Michigan Wolverines by a score of 3-1 in the final CCHA Championship game. The loss ends Michigan’s season, as they needed to win the CCHA and earn the automatic bid to quality for the Frozen Four.  With the loss, Yale takes the final at-large big. Both Nieves and Fogarty were scoreless...

Michigan's McGary sets devastating screens

Michigan’s Mitch McGary has been having a phenomenal game at the best possible time.  He had finished off his double-double early on in the 2nd half, but nothing has been more impressive than his devastating screens he’s dealt.  On this one, VCU’s Briante Weber never saw him coming and it looked like he ran right into a brick wall.

Michigan Wolverines Charge into the Sweet Sixteen with a Convincing Victory Over VCU 78 – 53

Michigan led nearly the entire game. The vaunted VCU defense did not even seem to faze the Wolverines. Michigan got out to an early 6 point lead but VCU charged back to get within 1 with just under eleven minutes left in the first half. Michigan then went on their first big run of the [...]

Michigan-Kansas, Michigan State-Duke Tip Times Set

The Michigan Wolverines and Kansas Jayhawks will meet in the Sweet 16 next Friday night, with the game’s start time now set for 7:37 p.m. ET on TBS. Michigan State and Duke will play that same night in the late window — that game will begin at 9:45 p.m. on CBS. That Michigan-Kansas showdown will be the first of two games Friday night at Cowboys Stadium. The in-state matchup between...

Video: John Beilein, Bacari Alexander recap NCAA tournament win over VCU

John Beilein and Bacari Alexander were both available after Michigan’s trouncing of VCU to focus on the big Michigan win, Mitch McGary’s development and much more. Watch the videos in the embedded media players below.

Video: Nik Stauskas, Jon Horford and Spike Albrecht react to win over VCU

Nik Stauskas, Jon Horford and Spike Albrecht all had solid performances in Michigan’s 25-point win over Virginia Commonwealth on Saturday aftenroon. Watch all three players’ comments in the embedded media players below. Horford, Albrecht after the jump.

Sweet Sixteen! Michigan 78, VCU 78-53

Mitch McGary had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and the fourth-seeded Wolverines breezed through Virginia Commonwealth's vaunted pressure with a clinical performance Saturday, beating the fifth-seeded Rams 78-53 to advance to the NCAA round of 16 for the first time since 1994.

Michigan’s Mitch McGary is not a person, he is a brick wall

VCU claims to bring the havoc with their insane style of play. However, on Saturday, the Rams smacked into a brick wall in the form of Michigan's Mitch McGary.

Jeff Meyer: Kids have been "waiting for this"

Michigan assistant Jeff Meyer chats one-on-one with GoBlueWolverine's Kyle Bogenschutz after the Wolverines punched their ticket to the Sweet 16. Among the topics, Mitch McGary's strong play, Spike Albrecht, and what this team has been waiting for.

Unleashing “the Monster”

Mitch McGary’s breakout NCAA tournament performances has cast Michigan’s Sweet 16 outlook in a much more favorable light. His charge now is to mimic those “monster” efforts against a much bigger and stronger foe in Kansas.

Mitch McGary and the Pick of Destiny

Source. Michigan is headed back to the Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 1994. One of the best performances of the year for the Maize & Blue. Jerryworld here we come! window.dctile = Number(window.dctile) + 1 || 1; window.dc_ord = Number(window.dc_ord) || Math.floor(Math.random() * 1E10); if (dctile==1) {var vdcopt = 'ist';} else {vdcopt = ''...
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