Season Preview: Michigan Wolverines Men’s Basketball

College basketball is just around the corner and one of the most intriguing teams in the country is the Michigan Wolverines. After being riddled with injury’s last year, the Wolverines turned a better-than-expected performance in the Big Ten Tournament into a NCAA Tournament bid. This year, the Wolverines return a solid backcourt and have the looks … Read more

Michigan F Aubrey Dawkins transferring to UCF to play for father, coach Johnny Dawkins

The Michigan Wolverines have already lost two players via transfer and on Wednesday, they lost their third casualty to the program. Sophomore Aubrey Dawkins is taking his talents elsewhere but with some family implications attached. Michigan’s Aubrey Dawkins will transfer — and play for his dad, Johnny, at Central Florida. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanHoops) April 6, 2016 … Read more

Wolverines rally past Northwestern 72-63 to keep tourney hopes alive

The Michigan Wolverines were back in the friendly confines of the Crisler Center in dire need of a win after dropping two straight on the road. While the Northwestern Wildcats were seeking a win after losing 71-61 at Purdue in their previous game. It was not a pretty sight early for the Wolverines, as they … Read more

Michigan pulls away late for 68-57 win over Rutgers

After back-to-back wins the Michigan Wolverines welcomed a Rutgers team that was going in the opposite direction, as the Scarlet Knights came into the Crisler Center in the midst of a miserable 21-game conference losing steak. Rutgers would make it interesting, but the Wolverines would pull away late thanks to some timely three-point shooting and … Read more

Michigan bounces back with home win vs. Minnesota

Bouncing back after a tough loss to Iowa on Sunday, the Michigan Wolverines responded in Ann Arbor tonight, defeating the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 74-69 Michigan held a seven point lead at halftime, although they were up by double-digits most of the first half. A 10-2 Golden Gophers run to close the half put the game back … Read more

Minus LeVert, Michigan uses three-ball to down Penn State

Big Ten basketball was back in action on Saturday, with 12 of the conference’s 14 schools playing. The Michigan Wolverines got everything started with a noon tip-off against the visiting Penn State Nittany Lions. The Wolverines were presented with some bad news prior to the game, announcing that Caris LeVert would miss Saturday’s game with a lower left … Read more

WATCH: Aubrey Dawkins puts on dunking display in Michigan’s win over Youngstown St.

On Saturday, the University of Michigan coasted to a 105-46 blowout victory over Youngstown State to improve to 9-3 on the season. There were a couple of standout performances for the Wolverines that helped lead the way, including a triple-double by Derrick Walton Jr. (10 points, 11 rebounds, 13 assists) and 19 points by Aubrey Dawkins. Part … Read more

B1G Tournament: Day 2 recap

The second round of the 2015 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament took place on Thursday, with four games on the slate. Among the teams in action today were the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Minnesota Golden Gophers, who won their first round game on Wednesday. Two NCAA Tournament “bubble” teams also played on Thursday, as the Illinois Fighting Illini and the Indiana Hoosiers are fighting for an automatic bid into the big dance. Let’s recap today’s B1G action in Chicago.

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Video: U-M’s Aubrey Dawkins Climbs Defender For Power Flush

We’ll get this out of the way first: yes, Michigan lost to Illinois (in overtime, 64-52) and yes, they’re struggling this year after a mass exodus to both the NBA (Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary) and now to injury (Caris LeVert, Derrick Walton). Those are the breaks of college basketball. But allow us … Read more