Max Bielfeldt

Spike Albrecht talks emotional loss to Wisconsin
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Video: Spike Albrecht, Max Bielfeldt, Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman talk Big Ten tournament exit

Michigan’s locker room was open following the team’s 71-60 loss to Wisconsin in the third round of the Big Ten tournament. Spike Albrecht discussed the emotional defeat, while Muhammad Ali-Abdur-Rahkman and Max Bielfeldt talked about the Wolverines’ desire to continue their season in the NIT.

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John Beilein previews Illinois, Big Ten tournament
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Video: John Beilein, Spike Albrecht, Aubrey Dawkins and Max Bielfeldt preview Big Ten tournament

John Beilein and a trio of players met with media Tuesday to preview Michigan’s Big Ten tournament slate. The Wolverines open Thursday against Illinois at noon, and the winner faces top-seeded Wisconsin the following afternoon.

Beilein, Max Bielfeldt and Spike Albrecht discussed Michigan’s preparations for the postseason, while Aubrey Dawkins revealed his intentions to stay in Ann Arbor this summer with strength and conditioning coach Jon Sanderson.

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Michigan 79, Rutgers 69 -15
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Five Key Plays: Rutgers at Michigan

Michigan enjoyed a comfortable 79-69 win over Rutgers on Saturday in the regular-season finale, and several players had big afternoons. Rather than focusing specifically on individual moments, today’s Five Key Plays highlights the improvements the Wolverines have made this season.

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Max Bielfeldt discusses first career double double on Senior Day
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Video: Aubrey Dawkins, Max Bielfeldt discuss career performances against Rutgers

Aubrey Dawkins and Max Bielfeldt stole the show Saturday afternoon, combining for 45 points in a 79-69 win over Rutgers at the Crisler Center. While Dawkins dazzled with eight three-pointers, Bielfeldt earned several ovations on his Senior Day, tallying his first career double-double.

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Northwestern 82, Michigan 78-7
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Notebook: Max Bielfeldt to start on Senior Day, Derrick Walton ‘doubtful’ for Big Ten Tournament

Michigan’s lone senior wasn’t supposed to be playing his last game at the Crisler Center until next year. A reclassification means the center’s time in Ann Arbor will end Saturday, but it comes with quite the perk: Max Bielfeldt will start against Rutgers and likely command a majority of minutes at his position.

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John Beilein previews Rutgers, Senior Night
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Video: John Beilein, Max Bielfeldt, Zak Irvin and Spike Albrecht preview Rutgers

John Beilein, Max Bielfeldt, Zak Irvin and Spike Albrecht met with the media this afternoon to preview Michigan’s upcoming game against Rutgers on Saturday (2:15 p.m.).

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Spike Albrecht recaps stellar game in win over Ohio State
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Video: Spike Albrecht, Zak Irvin and Max Bielfeldt talk win over Ohio State

Spike Albrecht wasn’t going to let Michigan lose another game to a rivalry opponent. His performance powered the Wolverines to their fourth win over the Buckeyes in their last five opportunities.

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Michigan 54, Iowa 72-29
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Notebook: Wolverines hold players-only meeting to regroup

After Michigan’s 18-point loss to Iowa on Feb. 5 put its NCAA tournament hopes on life support, the team’s captains decided enough was enough. The Wolverines held a players-only meeting in the video room to discuss, in part, the effort being exhibited in crucial situations. The message?

“We have to get out of our comfort zone,” recalled Max Bielfeldt.

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John Beilein previews Illinois
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Video: John Beilein, Spike Albrecht and Max Bielfeldt preview Illinois

John Beilein, Spike Albrecht and Max Bielfeldt met with media Wednesday afternoon to preview Michigan’s upcoming game against Illinois. Beilein discussed how he handles expectations to make the NCAA tournament, while Albrecht detailed a players-only meeting held after the Iowa game and Bielfeldt spoke on playing in his home state.

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Aubrey Dawkins discusses three pointers against Iowa
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Video: Aubrey Dawkins, Max Bielfeldt react to blowout loss

Aubrey Dawkins and Max Bielfeldt discussed the challenges presented by the Hawkeyes and what made their 2-3 zone so difficult to crack. Dawkins also recapped his big second half.

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Wisconsin 69, Michigan 64 - #30
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Notebook: Offensively challenged Michigan preparing for stingy Nebraska ‘D’

“We just went from the frying pan to the fire here with Wisconsin and now Nebraska,” said Michigan coach John Beilein on a teleconference Monday morning. “Just two teams that really are hard to score on.”

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Video: John Beilein, Max Bielfeldt preview Nebraska
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Video: John Beilein, Max Bielfeldt preview Nebraska

On Tuesday, the Michigan basketball team hosts Nebraska, one of the best defensive teams in the Big Ten. John Beilein and Max Bielfeldt met with media Monday afternoon to break down the matchup. Beilein said the Wolverines are “banged up” in a way that could require a change to the starting lineup, though the coach didn’t specify who was hurt or if there were any new injuries. Meanwhile, Bielfeldt spoke about his increase in playing time and the national attention on his calves.

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