Stories tagged: Michigan Wolverines
UPDATED: Thu., March 28, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
Jarett Culver’s 22 points were a mere subplot in third-seeded Tech’s 63-44 takedown of Michigan in the West Region – a victory that set up an intriguing Elite Eight showdown …
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Sleepers and standouts: Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver leads an impressive field of players in Gonzaga’s Sweet Sixteen pod
A familiar group of teams, and a familiar pool of players, awaits Gonzaga this week at the Honda Center. Three of the four teams that played in the 2018 Sweet …
UPDATED: Wed., March 27, 2019, 10:53 p.m.
Michigan State and Michigan, those fierce in-state rivals, actually have a lot in common at the moment: Both teams are in the Sweet 16 because of their defense. The Spartans …
Sun., March 3, 2019, 6:31 p.m.
Ignas Brazdeikis scored 21 points, Jon Teske had 11 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 9 Michigan beat 17th-ranked Maryland 69-62 Sunday to remain in the hunt for the Big …
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:09 p.m.
Jon Teske scored a career-high 22 points, and Michigan easily rebounded from its loss to Michigan State with a convincing 82-53 victory over Nebraska on Thursday.
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
Jon Teske scored all 17 of his points in the first half, and No. 2 Michigan is now off to its best start in program history after an 80-60 victory …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 10:01 p.m.
Zavier Simpson scored 16 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 15 and No. 2 Michigan beat Illinois 79-69 on Thursday night, improving to 16-0.
Sun., Jan. 6, 2019, 8:35 p.m.
Charles Matthews scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half to help No. 2 Michigan build a double-digit lead and the undefeated Wolverines held on for a 74-63 …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
After another nondescript December win, John Beilein and Michigan are eager to resume Big Ten play. “I know people would probably say, you’d like more nonconference games, games you’re going …
Sat., Dec. 29, 2018, 5:58 p.m.
After finishing 4-7 in 2017, Florida enjoyed a dramatic turnaround in Dan Mullen’s debut season as coach.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 11:03 p.m.
Kellen Mond’s 2-point conversion to Kendrick Rogers in the seventh overtime gave Texas A&M 74-72 victory over No. 8 LSU on Saturday in College Station, Texas in a game that …
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
After upsetting Penn State on the road last weekend, Michigan State feels it has a bit of its identity back. And just in time for the annual clash with Michigan. …
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 …