Former Michigan guard Spike Albrecht lands Big Ten job

NCAA Basketball: Rutgers at Purdue

According to a report from the Detroit News, former Michigan guard Spike Albrecht is joining the Purdue coaching staff as a graduate assistant. From Detroit News: Ex-Wolverine Spike Albrecht joins Purdue staff as graduate assistant via @detroitnews — angelique (@chengelis) May 28, 2021 Albrecht, 28, spent four years at Michigan before finishing his college career … Read more

NCAA: Louisville must vacate 2013 National Title they won over Michigan

So, does this mean that the Michigan Wolverines are the true 2013 National Champions? The NCAA officially confirmed today that the University of Louisville must vacate its 2013 National Championship, denying the school’s appeal the original decision last June that penalized them for “arranging striptease dances and sex acts for prospects, student-athletes and others.” Louisville men's … Read more

Spike Albrecht on Michigan: ‘I’ll always consider it my home’

NCAA Basketball: Rutgers at Purdue

From 2012-2015, Spike Albrecht played in 116 basketball games for the University of Michigan before announcing he was calling his career short due to injury. During his time in Wolverines uniform, Albrecht had some memorable moments, including being named a team co-captain prior to the 2014-2015 season. But no moment of his was more memorable than … Read more

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

Former Wolverine Spike Albrecht transferring to Purdue

According to Jeff Goodman of ESPN, former Michigan point guard Spike Albrecht has made his decision and will transfer to Purdue for his final season of college basketball. Michigan transfer Spike Albrecht told ESPN he will transfer to Purdue for his final season. Eligible to play next season for Boilermakers. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanHoops) May … Read more

REPORT: Spike Albrecht to transfer after being granted release from Michigan

According to reports, Spike Albrecht has been granted his release from the University of Michigan and is planning on transferring to another school. He is expected to play basketball wherever it is that he ends up. Michigan’s Spike Albrecht told ESPN he was granted his release today and plans to play next season elsewhere as … Read more

Albrecht, LeVert set for emotional Senior Day in Ann Arbor

When the Michigan Wolverines take the floor Saturday night (8 p.m. ET on Big Ten Network) for the final home game of the regular season against the Iowa Hawkeyes, there will certainly be a lot of emotion running through Crisler Center. Only two seniors will be honored Saturday night prior to the game, two players whose seasons … Read more

JUST IN: U-M’s Spike Albrecht done with basketball

Some unexpected news is being reported out of Ann Arbor this morning as University of Michigan basketball player Spike Albrecht has decided to end his basketball career. Whoa. UM's Spike Albrecht has announced his career is over. Hip surgery proved too much too overcome. — Tony Paul (@TonyPaul1984) December 11, 2015 “This has been the … Read more

U-M’s Spike Albrecht out 4-5 months after surgery

The University of Michigan announced Wednesday afternoon that junior guard Spike Albrecht has undergone successful surgery on his right hip. According to, Albrecht is considering undergoing a similar procedure on his left hip later in the offseason. The rehabilitation process following his most recent procedure is expected to last four to five months. Michigan … Read more

B1G Tournament Day 3: Spartans advance; Top four seeds to semis

It was quarterfinals action in Chicago at the B1G Tournament on Friday. The top four seeds in the conference got their first taste of postseason play. There were plenty of big story lines on Friday too with all eight remaining teams in the conference tournament, so let’s recap today’s action.

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Spartans win on road, sweep season series vs. Michigan

The rivalry continued in Ann Arbor on Tuesday night as the Michigan Wolverines hosted the Michigan State Spartans at the Crisler Center. Some former alum and current NBA stars had some fun before the start too. Former Wolverines and current Sacramento Kings guard Nik Stauskas had a friendly rival bet with former Spartan and current Golden State Warriors forward Draymond … Read more

Spartans pull out big conference win vs. rival Michigan

In a game that both teams desperately needed, the Michigan State Spartans edged out an overtime thriller, at home against their hated rival, with a final score of 76-66. The Michigan Wolverines came in to today’s contest with a 6-3 record in the Big Ten, but all of their wins came against teams in the lower half of … Read more