Michigan Basketball

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)

Men’s Hoops To Host Syracuse For 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge

In conjunction with ESPN, the Big Ten and Atlantic Coast Conferences, the University of Michigan men’s basketball team announced today (Thursday, May 1) the Wolverines will host Syracuse in the 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at Crisler Center.

97.1 The Ticket–05/01/2014

(Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Trey Burke, Shaq Apologize For Making Fun Of Michigan Man With Rare Disorder

Former Michigan basketball star Trey Burke, longtime NBA star Shaquille O’Neal and rapper Waka Flocka Flame took to Twitter to apologize for mocking a Michigan man with a rare disorder known as ectodermal dysplasia. The condition is characterized by missing teeth and abnormal hair growth.

CBS Detroit–04/30/2014

Mitch McGary #4 of the Michigan Wolverines . (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) FILE

Facing One-Year Suspension For Failing Drug Test, McGary Heads For NBA

University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today that sophomore Mitch McGary will forgo his final two years of eligibility and submit the necessary paperwork to declare for early entry into the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft.

97.1 The Ticket–04/25/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 16: Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines looks on during the 2014 Big Ten Men's Championship against the Michigan State Spartans at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

John Beilein On What Might Have Been If Players Stayed: ‘I Don’t Even Think About It One Bit’

“We hear a lot of talk, ‘What if we would have stayed?’

CBS Detroit–04/16/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 2: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama said every American deserves a fair working wage. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Obama Praises Michigan Hoops Team During Visit

Just as he had done after countless long-range baskets during Michigan’s run to the final eight of the NCAA tournament, Nik Stauskas raised his arm and extended three fingers.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2014

(Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Frank Martin Shares Insight Into What He Calls ‘The Greatness Of John Beilein’

Frank Martin understands what it means to try to build a basketball program when the in-state rival contends each year for the national championship.

CBS Detroit–03/14/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - MARCH 8:  Jordan Morgan #52 of the Michigan Wolverines holds up his piece of the net following a 84-80 win over the Indiana Hoosiers during the second half of a basketball game on March 8, 2014, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Big Ten Tournament Matchups Announced For Michigan, Michigan State

No. 12 Michigan and No. 22 Michigan State both earned first-round byes in this year’s Big Ten tournament.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

: Glenn Robinson III #1 of the Michigan Wolverines. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Robinson Leads No. 12 Michigan Over Indiana

Michigan avenged last year’s defeat in the last game of the regular season.

97.1 The Ticket–03/08/2014

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21: Jordan Morgan #52 of the Michigan Wolverines reacts against the Stanford Cardinals during the Brooklyn Hoops Holiday Invitational at Barclays Center on December 21, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Wolverines defeated the Cardinals 68-65. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Jordan Morgan Reaping Reward For Staying At Michigan For Final Year

With an undergraduate degree from Michigan but one more year of basketball eligibility, fifth-year-senior-to-be Jordan Morgan had some options.

CBS Detroit–03/04/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 25: Michigan Wolverines head basketball coach John Beilein shouts out instructions during the second half of the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Breslin Center on January 25, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Wolverines defeated the Spartans 80-75. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Is Michigan Mature Enough To Win?

On a team with just one junior and one senior, maturity could easily be an issue. For Michigan, with 13 players in either their freshman or sophomore year, the opposite has been the case.

CBS Detroit–03/03/2014

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