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Michigan 67, Tulsa 62-9
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Big Ten’s Top 25 Players: 15-11

With the official start of practice less than two months away, Inside the Hall and UM Hoops have again partnered to bring you a preseason breakdown of the top 25 players in the Big Ten for the 2016-2017 season.

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Video: Moritz Wagner, Zak Irvin and Derrick Walton talk win over Tulsa

Moritz Wagner, Zak Irvin and Derrick Walton met with the media in the Michigan locker room this evening after they knocked off Tulsa in Dayton. Irvin discussed his game-winning shot and his teammates’ comments that they knew he was going to shoot it while Wagner chatted about his big effort off the bench.

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Video & Quotes: Michigan players preview Tulsa

Zak Irvin and Derrick Walton were on the podium while other Michigan players met with the media in the locker room on Tuesday afternoon in Dayton. The Wolverines discussed the difference in experience between the two teams, Tulsa’s defensive scheme and the short turnaround from Sunday’s announcement.

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Video: Michigan players talk NCAA Tournament selection

Zak Irvin, Derrick Walton and Duncan Robinson met with the media earlier today to discuss their inclusion in the NCAA Tournament field. The three guards broke down the reaction in the film room, whether they saw the leaked bracket on Twitter and much more.

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Derrick Walton-led comeback not enough in Big Ten Tournament

With one last chance to come back in Michigan’s one last opportunity to secure an NCAA Tournament bid, Walton — who had been 0 for 11 shooting through two and a half games in the Big Ten Tournament — led the charge. It was ultimately a futile effort, but Walton’s growth was unmistakeable.

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Video & Quotes: Michigan press conference after loss to Purdue

John Beilein, Derrick Walton and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman were on the podium after Michigan fell to Purdue in the Big Ten Tournament semifinals. Walton gave Michigan an inspired effort with 14 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals while Abdur-Rahkman added a team-high 15 points.

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Video: Zak Irvin, Derrick Walton Jr., Kam Chatman and Andrew Dakich break down loss to Purdue

After falling to No. 13 Purdue, the Michigan basketball team’s postseason destiny hangs in the balance. The Wolverines (10-8 Big Ten, 22-12 overall) fell behind early, and were unable to keep up with the Boilermakers’ post presence.

Watch the videos to see Zak Irvin, Derrick Walton Jr., Kam Chatman and Andrew Dakich break down what went wrong against the Boilermakers.

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Video: Derrick Walton, Duncan Robinson talk loss to Iowa

Derrick Walton and Duncan Robinson met with the media after Michigan’s third home defeat of the Big Ten season. Walton and Robinson tried to dissect what went wrong and what this team needs to do to figure out a way to make the NCAA tournament.

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By the numbers: Ball screens, Derrick Walton, Duncan Robinson and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman

The uncertainty is gone and Michigan understands the task at hand. Caris LeVert isn’t coming back and the Wolverines need to beat Iowa on Saturday to put themselves in a good position heading into Indianapolis.

Here are four thoughts on what has worked and what hasn’t worked without LeVert in the lineup during the Big Ten season and what it means going forward.

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Video: John Beilein, Zak Irvin, Derrick Walton and Mark Donnal preview Northwestern

Citing defense and two injured captains as obstacles that need to be overcome, Michigan coach John Beilein and juniors Zak Irvin, Derrick Walton Jr. and Mark Donnal discussed preparing for the Wildcats, Kam Chatman’s growth, shoring up on defense and more.

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