The Wolverines played one of their best defensive games of the 2013-14 conference season on Saturday, holding the Gophers to 56 points in 59 possessions. Michigan dominated the defensive glass, thanks mostly to Jordan Morgan, and played surprisingly strong transition defense in the first half. Glenn Robinson III was able to use his athletic ability […]
1) Michigan goes on 9-2 run midway through the first half At this point in Michigan’s 66-56 victory over Minnesota on Saturday night, the Wolverines were 1-for-7 from beyond the 3-point line. The only make was from Nik Stauskas, supplying Michigan’s opening basket. They simply could not hit a shot and this was a big […]
It’s ironic that what makes John Beilein such a gifted basketball coach is the same thing that renders him unable to fully enjoy the fruits of his labors. Beilein’s team reached its stated goal for the regular season on Saturday night. With a 66-56 victory over Minnesota at the Crisler Center, along with a shocking […]
Champs. Michigan 66, Minnesota 56. Photo Gallery. Beilein Presser. Player Presser. Pitino Presser. Box Score. Photo: Scott Mapes For the third straight season, Michigan will raise at least one banner in the Crisler Center. The Wolverines beat Minnesota, 66-56, on Saturday evening to secure a share of their second Big Ten Championship in three years. […]
John Beilein was on hand to speak with the media following Michigan’s 66-56 victory over Minnesota at the Crisler Center on Saturday. The win clinched a share of the Big Ten title for the Wolverines, who now have a chance for their first outright conference crown since 1986. You can watch the full press conference […]
Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino spoke with the media on Saturday following his team’s 66-56 loss to the Wolverines at the Crisler Center. The Gophers will now be playing for their NCAA tournament lives the rest of the season. You can watch the full press conference using the embedded media player below.