ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 9: Brandon Nazione #4 of the Eastern Michigan Eagles drives to the basket against Zak Irvin #21 of the Michigan Wolverines during the second half at Crisler Arena on December 9, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Hoops Offering Little Relief From Michigan’s Woes

Just wait until basketball season…That refrain became an expression of hope for Michigan fans over the last few months.

12/11/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 1: Head coach David Cutcliffe of the Duke Blue Devils looks on in the first half of the game against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Heinz Field on November 1, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reports: Michigan Reaches Out To LSU’s Les Miles, Duke’s David Cutcliffe

Cutcliffe reportedly turned down an offer from Michigan, while Miles’ response is unknown.

CBS Detroit–12/10/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 9:  Anali Okoloji #3 of the Eastern Michigan Eagles drives to the basket against Kameron Chatman #3 of the Michigan Wolverines during the first half at Crisler Arena on December 9, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Eastern Michigan Beats Michigan 45-42

Eastern Michigan, led by 11 points from Jordan Price, used strong rebounding and a slow shooting night from Michigan to hand the Wolverines their second upset loss at home in four days, beating the crosstown foe 45-42 on Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–12/09/2014

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 29:  Devin Funchess #1 of the Michigan Wolverines catches a 45-yard pass in front of Doran Grant #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes in the first quarter at Ohio Stadium on November 29, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Funchess Will Forego Senior Year At Michigan, Enter NFL Draft

“It’s always been a dream of mine to play in the NFL, and I am prepared to take the next step in my journey,” Funchess stated.

CBS Detroit–12/09/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 12:  New University of Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke talks during his introductory press confrence at the Junge Family Champions Center on January 12, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoke Received Warmly At Michigan Banquet

Jim Hackett, who as Michigan’s interim athletic director is in the process of finding a new coach, thanked Hoke and said the team and school owes him a debt of gratitude.

97.1 The Ticket–12/08/2014

SANTA CLARA, CA - NOVEMBER 02: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers on the sidelines against the St. Louis Rams during the fourth quarter at Levi's Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. The St. Louis Rams defeated the San Francisco 49ers 13-10. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Report: Michigan Reached Out To Jim Harbaugh

Michigan has reached out to San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh to gauge his interest in taking over as head coach at his alma mater, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com.

CBS Detroit–12/07/2014

NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 09: Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers watches action during the fourth quarter of a game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 9, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Harbaugh Trade Market: Raiders Top List Including Dolphins; Michigan Out?

While many are connecting Harbaugh to the opening at Michigan, where he was a star quarterback, sources close to the coach maintain he is not interested.

97.1 The Ticket–12/07/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 17:  An exterior view of Madison Square Garden prior to the game between the New York Knicks and the Atlanta Hawks on April 17, 2013 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: 2018 Big Ten Basketball Tournament To Be Held At Madison Square Garden

The tournament has been traditionally held at a rotating site, splitting time between Chicago’s United Center and Indianapolis’ Banker’s Life Fieldhouse

97.1 The Ticket–12/06/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 6:  Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines walks away as Damon Lynn #5, Daquan Holiday #10 and Tim Coleman #2 of the New Jersey Institute of Technology Highlanders celebrates a 72-70 win over Michigan at Crisler Arena on December 6, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Wolverines Shocked At Home By NJIT, 72-70

NJIT held the Wolverines’ comeback efforts at bay, sealing the win when Daquan Holiday corralled the ball with 4.3 seconds remaining and made two free throws.

97.1 The Ticket–12/06/2014

EVANSTON, IL - OCTOBER 23: Dan Persa #7 of the Northwestern Wildcats runs past Eric Gordon #43 of the Michigan State Spartans for a touchdown at Ryan Field on October 23, 2010 in Evanston, Illinois. Michigan State defeated Northwestern 35-27. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Michigan Considers Ban On Student-Athlete Unions

College sports may be a multibillion-dollar business, but the athletes are students, not public employees, and shouldn’t have the right to unionize, according to a Republican lawmaker in Michigan.

97.1 The Ticket–12/05/2014

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