Michigan Hopes To Show More Grit After Two-Season LullThe knock on Michigan's basketball team — that it relies too much on finesse and lacks toughness — only resonates when the Wolverines aren't contending for conference titles.
U-M to Hold Open Practice, Selfie Promotion On Oct. 25Following the practice session, U-M head coach John Beilein and the Wolverine players will be available for a "Squad Selfie" promotion on the concourse level.
Beilein Turns To New Assistant To Help Michigan's DefenseNew assistant Billy Donlon, who joined the Michigan staff this offseason after a six-year run as head coach at Wright State, is the man Beilein is turning to for defensive expertise.
Michigan Releases 14-Game Non-Conference Schedule"Cazzie called and asked that we use our exhibition game to play his team, Armstrong State," said Beilein.
Michigan Adds Matthews, Wright-Jones To RosterUniversity of Michigan head men's basketball coach John Beilein announced today the additions of Kentucky transfer Charles Matthews and walk-on Fred Wright-Jones to the Wolverines' roster for the upcoming 2016-17 season.
Michigan To Host Virginia Tech For 2016 ACC/Big Ten ChallengeMichigan holds a 4-1 all-time record against Virginia Tech, and all five contests have been part of a preseason or postseason tournament.
Kameron Chatman Set To Transfer From Michigan"Kam is a wonderful young man with the potential to mature into a fine college player," said Beilein.
Dawkins Receives Release; Intends To Play For Father At Central Florida "While we certainly did not wish for this to happen, it is quite understandable," said Beilein.
Statement From John Beilein On Transfer Of Spike Albrecht And Ricky Doyle"While I have concerns about the current transfer policies as well as potential effects to the landscape of collegiate athletics, we should do what is right for Ricky and Spike as they decide to further their education and basketball careers elsewhere.
Doyle, Albrecht Receive Transfer Releases From MichiganAlbrecht played only eight games in 2015-16 before being shut down for the season in December.
Doyle To Transfer From Michigan"Ricky is a tremendous young man with very high character and plenty of potential to develop into being a fine college player," said Beilein.
Michigan, Pitt, Marquette, And SMU Headline 2016 2K ClassicMichigan, Pittsburgh, Marquette, and No. 24 SMU headline the 22nd annual 2K Classic benefiting Wounded Warrior Project, which returns to Madison Square Garden this coming November.