Wolverines set to make a run in the Big Ten Tournament

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  Michigan has an opportunity to turn some heads with a run in the Big Ten Tournament. Will the Wolverines continue to impress and solidify a spot in the Big Dance? Find out this and more on the latest episode of the Go Blue Crew:

Has Michigan punched its ticket to the big dance?

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A buzzer-beating loss to Northwestern on the road hurts, but Michigan’s tournament hopes are still very alive late into the season. Last year, it was Kam Chatman’s game-winning shot that punched Michigan’s ticket to the big dance. Without that win against Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament, the Wolverines would have likely been watching March Madness from a couch in Ann Arbor. The story looks […]

Michigan earns huge win over Purdue on senior day

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Can Michigan play at home every night? No, seriously. The Wolverines have been on a tear at the Crisler Center recently at capped the home-stand off with a huge win over No. 14 Purdue on senior day Saturday. Derrick Walton, Zak Irvin, Mark Donnal, Andrew Dakich and Sean Lonnergan were all sent off with roses in their hands and a W on the scoreboard. U-M […]

Where Michigan goes from here

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Well most eyes were on the NBA All-Star game last night, a select few people in America had their eyes on a college basketball game. For those who did pick the Michigan versus Minnesota game, they got to watch a “barn burner”. With the physicality evident on both teams, it was a back and fourth battle where both teams desperately were looking to build their […]

Irvin’s re-emergence helps Michigan earn signature win over No. 11 Wisconsin

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The Zak Irvin of old revealed himself in a big way last night for the U-M basketball team. The senior, who had been in a monumental slump the team’s last four games, broke out with 18 points to lead Michigan to a huge 64-58 win over No. 11 Wisconsin at the Crisler Center. Irvin shot 6 of 12 from the field and added five rebounds, […]

Zak Irvin has a big opportunity against Wisconsin

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Hosts Tyler Fenwick and Derek Devine talk about why Wisconsin is a good opponent for the struggling Zak Irvin, and how his lower usage rating on the court is good for both him and the Wolverines.  Listen:

Michigan defeats Indiana to bolster NCAA Tournament hopes

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Five days after delivering Michigan State its largest conference loss in 14 years and ending a five-game skid against the Spartans, the Michigan men’s basketball team had the chance to vanquish more demons when it traveled to Bloomington, Indiana on Sunday. After beating the Hoosiers by 30 points two weeks ago, the Wolverines defeated IU 75-63 for their first win at Assembly Hall since 2009 […]

Derrick Walton Jr. is the key piece to the Wolverines’ ongoing puzzle

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Michigan’s senior point guard has gone from good to great in a matter of seven games. Tyler Fenwick and Derek Devine discuss the sudden rise of Derrick Walton and what it means as the Wolverines look to make an NCAA Tournament appearance. Listen here:   After Michigan got roasted on the road at Illinois, Derrick Walton called a players only meeting. He’s been balling out […]

Michigan shows major flash of hope in big win over Michigan State

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Michigan has some hope after thrashing Michigan State on Tuesday night by 29 points. As I walked through the front doors of the Crisler Center last night, I accidentally bumped shoulders with someone and apologized for running into them. The man turned to me and said, “It’s alright, Go Blue! This is the night Michigan turns their season around.” In a season full of ups-and-downs […]

Wolverines lose heartbreaker to Buckeyes

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Absolutely pathetic. That’s the only way I can summarize Michigan’s performance from last night. After a tough loss against Michigan State on Sunday, the Wolverines returned to Ann Arbor to face its other rival, Ohio State on Saturday. Just like in East Lansing, senior Derrick Walton was the only player who stepped up for the Wolverines (14-9, 5-6 Big Ten), who lost 70-66 to the […]