Stories tagged: Michigan Wolverines
Tue., Aug. 7, 2018, 9:42 a.m.
Michigan basketball coach John Beilein underwent a double-bypass heart procedure and is expected to make a full recover, the school said Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 6:11 p.m.
John Beilein says he was never offered the Detroit Pistons’ coaching job, but if he had been, it would have been a tough decision. Beilein is now looking ahead to …
Thu., April 12, 2018, 8:15 p.m.
Former Michigan quarterback Wilton Speight has indicated on social media that he is transferring to UCLA. Speight could play immediately for coach Chip Kelly’s Bruins as a graduate transfer. Speight …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 9:32 p.m.
Jake Evans scored his second goal of the game with 5.2 seconds left in the third period and Notre Dame beat Michigan 4-3 the Frozen Four semifinals. Andrew Oglevie had …
UPDATED: Tue., April 3, 2018, 10:22 p.m.
Villanova players flash their fingers in a “V” symbol to celebrate big wins. For coach Jay Wright, that’s a finger for every national championship ring.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
The Villanova Wildcats treated the Michigan Wolverines pretty much the same way they treated the rest of their NCAA Tournament opponents: like a practice squad.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 6 p.m.
Jay Wright’s custom-tailored suits are as sharp as Villanova’s 3-point shooting. The game-day attire for Michigan coach John Beilein is more reflective of his team’s emphasis on old-school fundamentals and …
Sun., April 1, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Facing a team that shoots as well as Villanova, limiting the takes from 3-point range is about as important as limiting the makes.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Villanova has made more 3-pointers than any team in NCAA Division I history and fittingly set a Final Four single-game record for made 3s to reach Monday’s national championship game.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Moe Wagner, Charles Matthews and Michigan erased a 10-point second-half deficit and the Wolverines ended Loyola-Chicago’s storybook NCAA Tournament run with a 69-57 victory Saturday night in the Final Four.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 9:44 p.m.
The maddest of Marches is winding down, the college basketball season now headed into April.
UPDATED: Wed., March 28, 2018, 7:10 p.m.
Two weeks of mayhem – a tumult of historic upsets, buzzer-beaters and at least one celebrity nun – have brought the NCAA Tournament to a crossroads.
Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Three teams that need no introduction. One from out of nowhere.
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
With more defensive will than shooting skill, Michigan muscled its way back to the Final Four.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Michigan’s Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman said the Wolverines were able to pick and choose their spots on offense during a Sweet 16 game against Texas A&M.
UPDATED: Thu., March 22, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
After reaching the NCAA Tournament’s round of 16 with an improbable buzzer-beater, Michigan shot 62 percent from the floor and routed Texas A&M 99-72 in the West Region semifinals on …
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 9:23 p.m.
When Jordan Poole’s long 3-pointer dropped through the net for Michigan, a whole lot of unsightly shooting beforehand was forgotten.
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 11:46 p.m.
Michigan freshman Jordan Poole drained a long 3-pointer at the buzzer after Houston squandered a chance to lock up a spot in the Sweet 16, giving the third-seeded Wolverines a …
UPDATED: Thu., March 15, 2018, 10:28 p.m.
Third-seeded Michigan absorbed a big opening salvo from the Grizzlies, then turned to Charles Matthews to lead them back. He poured in 20 points with 11 rebounds, Michigan locked down …
UPDATED: Mon., March 5, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
The Spokesman-Review’s Theo Lawson explains how he voted in the Associated Press Top 25 with five general thoughts on this week’s poll, a few notes on the Pac-12 and an …
Sun., March 4, 2018, 11:01 p.m.
Zavier Simpson was a catalyst on both ends of the floor, running Michigan’s efficient offense and leading its lock-down defense, and the No. 15 Wolverines beat No. 8 Purdue 75-66 …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 3:16 p.m.
Michigan has hired former Florida coach Jim McElwain to coach its wide receivers.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
Vincent Edwards scored 30 points, Isaac Haas added 24 and No. 3 Purdue matched a school record with its 16 straight victory, using a late charge to finally get past …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 9:39 p.m.
Hallie Thome scored 27 points and No. 19 Michigan rallied to beat No. 8 Ohio State 84-75 on Tuesday night, handing the Buckeyes their first Big Ten loss.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Katelynn Flaherty scored 22 of her 26 points in the first half and No. 24 Michigan cruised by Detroit Mercy 86-50 on Monday night at Calihan Hall.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Arike Ogunbowale scored 20 of her 32 points in the first half, and No. 3 Notre Dame remained undefeated with an 83-63 victory over No. 22 Michigan on Wednesday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11:43 p.m.
One year after beating Ohio State in a game that returned Penn State to national prominence, the Nittany Lions have another whiteout scheduled and another Big Ten power visiting for …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 9:25 p.m.
Damien Harris ran for a touchdown and blocked a punt, and Jalen Hurts chipped in with a scoring pass on a night that basically required the sophomore quarterback to make …
Fri., April 21, 2017, 1:03 p.m.
Jim Harbaugh presented players on the University of Michigan football team with an opportunity, putting them a compelling essay away from being close enough to possibly shake the hand of …
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Tyler Dorsey scored 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left, and third-seeded Oregon ended No. 7 Michigan’s dramatic postseason run with a 69-68 victory in a Midwest …