Tagged: Derrick Walton

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Dustin Johnston Members of the Michigan media had the rare opportunity to sit in and watch the Wolverines practice on Wednesday as they prepared for their trip to Italy. It was the first chance to see Michigan’s freshmen in action and also an opportunity to watch how the team was coming together. Here are five […]

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Dustin Johnston Derrick Walton averaged 26 points and seven assists per game in high school. On the AAU circuit, he led the Michigan Mustangs to a number of high profile AAU championships on the summer circuit. He’s no stranger to being a leader on the floor. As a point guard, Walton has been the go-to […]

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Derrick Walton and Zak Irvin last participated in Adidas Nations two summers ago. That was the August before Walton and Irvin’s senior high school seasons.  Irvin was preparing to move out of Gary Harris’s shadow and into the limelight while Walton was preparing to take a run at Mr. Basketball. Two years is a long […]

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Dustin Johnston Derrick Walton had the unenviable task of stepping in and replacing the National Player of the Year, Trey Burke, as a true freshman. Walton was Michigan’s starting point guard from day one and handled the task with admirable stability. He did what he was asked, deferred to his more teammates and made critical […]

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Welcome to Big Ten’s Best, a look at some of the Big Ten’s specialists returning for the 2014-15 season. First up, we breakdown the best returning pick and roll players in the Big Ten. These lists are based on last year’s numbers, but involve some prognostication as well. 1. Terran Petteway (Nebraska) Percent of Offense: […]

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Previously: Caris LeVert, Glenn Robinson III, Nik Stauskas, Jordan Morgan, Zak Irvin, Spike Albrecht (Photo: Dustin Johnston) Derrick Walton faced decidedly unrealistic expectations when he first stepped on the floor at the Crisler Center. Walton was the highest rated point guard that John Beilein had recruited to Michigan. The two point guards before him were […]

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