Former Michigan standout Franz Wagner throws down thunderous dunk to cap great performance [Video]

On Monday night, former Michigan standout Franz Wagner played the best game of his young NBA career as he dropped 28 points (10-18 shooting) for the Orlando Magic during their 115-97 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Wagner capped off his outstanding performance by throwing down a thunderous dunk in the faces of a couple of … Read more

Franz Wagner and Isaiah Livers included in latest ESPN NBA Mock Draft

The Michigan Wolverines are reigning Big Ten Champions, and though their season came to a disappointing end last week against the UCLA Bruins, there’s plenty of optimism for next season, especially given the fact that 247Sports Composite has them bringing aboard the No. 1 ranked recruiting class in the country. However, they could be losing … Read more

Juwan Howard defends Michigan’s final two shot attempts in loss to UCLA

Sometimes you have it and sometimes you don’t. For much of the 2020-21 season, Juwan Howard and the Michigan Wolverines absolutely had “it” as they won the Big Ten regular-season title and earned a No. 1 seed in the 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. But on Tuesday night, the Wolverines did not have “it” as … Read more

Franz Wagner compliments teammates after Michigan advances to Elite 8

The Michigan Wolverines are officially off to their fourth Elite Eight since 2013 after today’s dominating performance against the Florida State Seminoles. And it seems appropriate that the Wagner family connection once again played a huge role in Michigan’s success. Franz Wagner scored 13 points with 10 rebounds in the win, following in the footsteps … Read more

Emotional Juwan Howard reacts to Michigan’s berth in Sweet 16

It may be fourth straight trip for the Michigan Wolverines to the Sweet 16, but for second year head coach Juwan Howard, it’s his first. Howard and the No. 1 ranked Wolverines advanced following tonight’s 86-78 victory over the LSU Tigers at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis thanks to strong performances from senior guards Eli … Read more

UM’s Franz Wagner: “We have the chance to do something special”

Though the Michigan Wolverines basketball team dropped their regular season finale this afternoon to Maryland, they’re looking forward to what’s ahead. Specifically, the postseason. The Wolverines enter the Big Ten Tournament as the No. 9 seed, and they’ll first go up against No. 8 Rutgers this Thursday, and will be looking for their third win … Read more

Michigan coach Juwan Howard doesn’t want a “pity party” following two straight defeats

The Michigan Wolverines didn’t get the result they were looking for on Sunday, dropping a 77-63 decision to their arch-rival Ohio State Buckeyes and extending their winless streak on the hardwood in Columbus to six straight years. Franz Wagner led all Wolverines with 18 points and 10 rebounds, while Zavier Simpson added 12 points and … Read more

Michigan Wolverines comeback falls short in OT loss to Oregon

The Oregon Ducks escaped Crisler Center with a thrilling 71-70 overtime victory on Saturday afternoon. https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=michigan+oregon Michigan’s comeback effort fell short, and a last second attempt by Zavier Simpson was successful. The Wolverines had been able to force overtime after coming back from a 16-point deficit in the second half, and now fall to 8-3 … Read more

Michigan Basketball tops Iowa in Big Ten opener

The Michigan Wolverines were able to bounce back from their loss to Louisville in a big way on Friday night. Their well-balanced scoring attack led to a 103-91 victory over the Iowa Hawkeyes at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor. Franz Wagner led Michigan with 18 points, while Jon Teske and Zavier Simpson each added 16. … Read more

BREAKING: Michigan lands Moritz Wagner’s brother

According to the University of Michigan, they have landed German guard, Franz Wagner. 〽️🏀 SIGNING NEWS! 📰 @JuwanHoward has announced 🇩🇪 German guard Franz Wagner has ✍️ a Tender of Financial Aid & will join the Wolverines this fall! For full info ⤵️Click on link: https://t.co/xPCAXND56g#GoBlue 〽️🏀 pic.twitter.com/QkN30qj9zS — Michigan Men's Basketball (@umichbball) July 6, 2019 Wagner … Read more