Michigan Basketball

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 6:  Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines drives to the basket against Tim Coleman #2 of the New Jersey Institute of Technology Highlanders during the first half at Crisler Arena on December 6, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Caris LeVert Returning For Senior Year At Michigan

ESPN analyst Chad Ford predicted LeVert would be taken late in the first round if he did declare for the draft.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2015

John Beilein the head coach of the Michigan Wolverines gives instructions to his team during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Assembly Hall on February 8, 2015 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Beilein On No NIT For Michigan: ‘I Knew Going In This Was 50-50′

“I knew going in this was 50-50,” Beilein said on a teleconference Sunday night. “Sometimes you don’t get that selection.”

CBS Detroit–03/16/2015

John Beilein the head coach of the Michigan Wolverines gives instructions to his team during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Assembly Hall on February 8, 2015 in Bloomington, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

ESPN Bubble Watch: Michigan Needs Miracle To Get In, MSU Mediocre

Two seasons ago, the Wolverines played for the national championship. This season, it would be a miracle if they made the tournament.

CBS Detroit–02/11/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 27:  Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines shouts directions to his team during the second half of a Big Ten game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Crisler Arena on January 27, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan defeated Nebraska 58-44. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Beilein Says Transition Defense Key For Wolverines

With better transition defense, Michigan might have defeated Michigan State on Sunday, Wolverines head coach John Beilein said Tuesday.

CBS Detroit–02/03/2015

Zak Irvin #21 of the Michigan Wolverines dunks against the Syracuse Orange during the first half at Crisler Arena on December 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Michigan Beats Nebraska 58-44

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/27/2015

Zak Irvin #21 of the Michigan Wolverines (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images) FILE

Ohio State Defeats Michigan 71-52 In Big Ten Showdown

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 25: Spike Albrecht #2 of the Michigan Wolverines attempts to drive past Dylan Ennis #31 of the Villanova Wildcats in the first half at the Barclays Center on November 25, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

LeVert, Albrecht Say Michigan Stronger For Enduring Earlier Losing Streak

“It was a real wake-up call,” junior guard Caris LeVert said Monday. “We’ve really gotten better because of those games.”

CBS Detroit–01/12/2015

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

MILWAUKEE, WI - MARCH 20:  Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines reacts in the first half against the Wofford Terriers during the second round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at BMO Harris Bradley Center on March 20, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Best Social Media Reaction To Michigan’s Loss

After Michigan’s loss last night, there was a downpour of public reaction and frustration.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 30: Derrick Walton Jr. #10 of the Michigan Wolverines drives the ball to the basket as Stephen Toyra #11 of the Purdue Boilermakers defends during the first half of the game at Crisler Arena on January 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Boilermakers 75-66. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

With Few Upperclassmen On Team, Michigan Sophomores Embrace Chances To Lead

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.

CBS Detroit–10/30/2014

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