Zak Irvin had 14 points and 12 rebounds and Michigan rode a strong second-half start to a 58-44 victory over Nebraska on Tuesday.
Caris LeVert scored 14 points and Zak Irvin had 11 for the Wolverines (10-7, 3-2), who had a two-game winning streak end.
“It was a real wake-up call,” junior guard Caris LeVert said Monday. “We’ve really gotten better because of those games.”
Just wait until basketball season…That refrain became an expression of hope for Michigan fans over the last few months.
After Michigan’s loss last night, there was a downpour of public reaction and frustration.
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.
The young grandson of former University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr, who is battling an inoperable brain tumor, now has his own theme song featuring the UofM basketball team.
University of Michigan junior guard Caris LeVert was selected to the 2014-15 Preseason All-Big Ten today as announced by the conference prior to its media day held in Chicago. LeVert’s selections is the three straight year a Wolverine has been and to the preseason squad.
University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today freshman forward D.J. Wilson (Sacramento, Calif./Capital Christian School) underwent successful surgery on his right pinky finger and will miss 4-6 weeks for recovery.
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.