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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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Michigan 73, Illinois 65 (OT) -25
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Notebook: Wolverines getting healthy, need to ‘hang in there’ against Wisconsin

John Beilein discussed the challenges involved with stopping Wisconsin’s offense while updating the injury report ahead of Saturday’s ESPN GameDay clash against the Badgers. Andrew Dakich also discussed the decision to burn his redshirt and enter the game at Rutgers on Tuesday.

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Michigan 62, Minnesota 57 - #22
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Notebook: Caris LeVert, first-place Wolverines prepare for road test at Ohio State

Tuesday’s game at Ohio State means more to Caris LeVert and Mark Donnal, the only two players on the Michigan roster from the state of Ohio. LeVert is from Pickerington and went to Pickerington High School Central, where he won the state title in 2012. On that team was Jae’Sean Tate, who now averages 6.7 points off the bench as a freshman for the Buckeyes.

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Michigan 73, Illinois 65 (OT) -19
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Notebook: John Beilein applauds Ricky Doyle’s progress

John Beilein discussed Michigan’s upcoming trip to Penn State (Tuesday, 7 p.m.) and the progress of Michigan’s young players including big man Ricky Doyle. Beilein also spoke on the importance of embracing adversity from top to bottom.

“Everyone, the coaching staff and the veterans, have to continue to find a way to embrace adversity,” Beilein said. “This is truly a different team than we’ve had the last couple of years. Wins are going to be very challenging.”

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Villanova 60, Michigan 55 - #25
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Notebook: Ricky Doyle earns start, SMU’s Markus Kennedy travels with team

It seems as if Michigan will get its wish of facing a high-caliber opponent: Markus Kennedy, a 6-foot-9, 245-pound junior center, will reportedly make the trip to Ann Arbor. The Wolverines will also have a shift in their lineup as Ricky Doyle is expected to earn the first start of his college career.

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Eastern Michigan 45, Michigan 42-21
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Notebook: Spike Albrecht to ‘tough it out’ this season despite injury

Instead of choosing to operate on the injury during the offseason, Albrecht opted to “delay it and do as best he can with it this year,” Beilein explained. However, surgery is an option the guard will revisit after the season ends.

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NJIT 72, Michigan 70 - #10
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Notebook: Captains lead meeting as Wolverines look to rebound vs. EMU

The Wolverines’ captains led a meeting Sunday to address what Albrecht deemed an unacceptable performance against NJIT.

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Notebook: Teammates help Kameron Chatman break out of slump

Kameron Chatman hopes to build off the momentum of a solid performance against Syracuse.

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Notebook: All hands on deck for Michigan against Syracuse

The Michigan basketball team might be without guard Derrick Walton in Tuesday’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge game against Syracuse, but the Wolverines won’t be without a lack of experience against the Orange.

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Notebook: Beilein ‘not thinking about any changes’ to starting lineup

Kameron Chatman has struggled to begin the season, but expect to keep seeing plenty of him. The freshman has started the year shooting just 18.8% (3-for-16) from the floor and has yet to hit a […]

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Notebook: Michigan welcoming familiar names back to Crisler Center

There will be a couple of familiar faces returning to the Crisler Center on Thursday when Michigan hosts Detroit. At halftime, the Wolverines will honor former All-American Campy Russell as part of the Legends Classic, but he […]

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Michigan 86, Wayne State 43-22
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Notebook: Young Wolverines focused on development

After the Michigan men’s basketball team thumped Wayne State in Monday’s exhibition, John Beilein expressed frustration at how slowly he had been able to install the offense. “We don’t have a really big package in, […]

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