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 […]

After a loss at MSU, Michigan needs to bounce back once again

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“Last night took an L, but tonight I bounce back.” – Big Sean Cliche? Yes — but this is honestly the approach the Michigan Wolverines need to take as the season rumbles on. After a frustrating “flu-filled” loss at Michigan State, John Beilein must rally the troops once again. When Michigan dropped a game on the road to Wisconsin, they bounced back to beat Illinois […]

TBHR’s Big Ten Basketball Rankings

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Manned by Patrick Conners, TBHR will look around the Big Ten Conference to determine which teams are the best AND worst week-to-week.    Current Rankings: Maryland Wisconsin  Purdue Northwestern Michigan State Michigan Indiana Iowa Penn State Nebraska Minnesota Illinois  Ohio State Rutgers   Brief Overview The biggest jump from my last power rankings is the Michigan Wolverines. They have looked much better in recent weeks, […]

Breslin Center woes continue for Wolverines

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The Michigan basketball team traveled to East Lansing Sunday looking to end a four game skid against the Michigan State Spartans, but alas, it was not meant to be. The Breslin Center curse is still alive and well. The Wolverines were lack luster from tip-off and never could match the intensity of the Spartans, who defeated Michigan 70-62. Michigan drops to 14-8 and 4-5 in […]

Hoops Preview: Michigan vs. Indiana

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Although tonight’s game isn’t a “must-win” for the Michigan Wolverines, beating Indiana at Crisler comes awfully close.    Michigan still has a some pieces of the puzzle left to put together, but the Wolverines have looked much better in their last two outings on the court. Tonight, however, might be the most important game of the season because it can set the tone for what is to […]

Opinion: John Beilein and Michigan are in some major trouble

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John Beilein and Michigan Wolverines are going to be in some major trouble if they can’t find a way to get back on track in the Big Ten. Earlier this season, Michigan won the 2k Classic tournament, dominating teams such as SMU and Marquette, two historically solid basketball programs. The Wolverines showed some promise, and things looked good. Fast-forward to today and people are beginning […]

Michigan needs to find some consistency on the court

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Senior leadership, solid defense and consistent scoring; three things Michigan needs to find on the court as the Wolverines approach a brutal midseason of conference play.  There is plenty of time left for Michigan to hit a groove and settle into conference play. However, what we have seen in the first three conference games will not work throughout the rest of the season. Listen to Devine Intervention as […]

Hot Takes from Michigan’s Comeback Victory Against Penn State

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After dropping the first conference game of the season on the road to Iowa in overtime, the Wolverines had to comeback from a 14 point second half deficit to defeat Penn State by a final score of 72-69. Quick dishes from Michigan’s Victory: Cold Start Michigan came out of the gates sluggish in this game and had a tough time finding any offensive consistency. The […]

Michigan Basketball Aims to Wrap Up Non-Conference Play on a High Note

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It’s still early, but Michigan Basketball has a few things to figure out before the Wolverines reach conference play after the turn of the new year. The squad sits unranked at 7-2, but have a big opportunity to knock off No. 2 UCLA on the road this weekend. The Wolverines looked great early in the season, earning dominating wins over Marquette and SMU, before dropping […]

ICYMI: Michigan Basketball Is Underway

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The buzz around Ann Arbor has been at an all time high since….oh I don’t know….August 1st. The university of course began its partnership with Nike/Jordan that day, ending their previous deal with Adidas. The football team and Coach Harbaugh have been in the national spotlight ever since. However, the Michigan basketball squad has recently kicked off their season, and are off to a hot […]