Dick Vitale has a new book out called “Awesome Baby” in which he talks about his early days coaching both the University of Detroit and the Detroit Pistons.
“I love ESPN, guys, I love it,” Beilein said, “but when they told me that the game was being moved back 15 minutes — something is wrong.”
Michigan head coach John Beilein did not plan it out this way, for freshmen and sophomores to comprise 80 percent of the 2014-2015 roster.
After winning the Big Ten and nearly reaching a second straight Final Four, John Beilein’s Michigan team lost a few early entrants to the NBA draft.
The defending Big Ten champion University of Michigan men’s basketball team will open practice to the Maize Rage student section as well as the general public for an hour from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Crisler Center.
“You have a better evaluation of your team,” Beilein said. “Now your preseason practices should be more on point than they normally would.”
Every varsity coach, including Brady Hoke and John Beilein, have sent a letter supporting beleaguered Athletic Director Dave Brandon to U-M President Mark Schlissel.
Beilein led the Wolverines to a 28-9 record last season, and Michigan won the Big Ten title.
University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today that the 2014-15 Wolverines will travel to Italy for a 10-day foreign tour, Aug. 15-24, as well as play a four-exhibition-game schedule while abroad.
The University of Michigan men’s basketball team announced today the Wolverines will host the Ann Arbor Regional of the 2014 Legends Classic at Crisler Center before heading to Brooklyn, N.Y., for the championship round at the Barclays Center.