Michigan Basketball

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.


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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4-Year-Old Chad Carr, Battling Brain Tumor, Gets Superhero Theme Song

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 28: Caris LeVert #23 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates defeating the Tennessee Volunteers 73 to 71 during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 28, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

LeVert Selected To Preseason All-Big Ten 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.

97.1 The Ticket–10/16/2014



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