Michigan walked out of Columbus with a ten point win on Tuesday evening thanks to a stellar second half offensive showing and a noticeably improved defensive effort. The Wolverine defense was ugly for the first 10 minutes, but managed to shore things up in the final 30 minutes. The Wolverines packed the lane against Ohio […]
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1) Michigan plagued by bad transition defense in the first half For the first 10 minutes of the game, it looked as though Michigan may have been on its way to another Iowa-type defeat. Unable to make bunnies and steadfastly refusing to guard anyone in transition, the Wolverines were on the ropes early on in […]
Any college basketball analyst expounding on Ohio State has one true but tired narrative: words like “gritty” and “tough” and “hard-nosed” are thrown around in vast quantity, especially when describing Buckeye point guard Aaron Craft. Craft is deserving of praise, but I don’t think Michigan fans are alone in the opinion that hearing about his […]
Michigan 70, Ohio State 60. Beilein press conference. Player press conference. Box score. For 10 minutes Michigan looked like it was going to get run off the floor again. The Wolverines missed shot after shot and didn’t seem too concerned with playing transition defense, surrendering layup after layup to an Ohio State team that typically […]
Michigan coach John Beilein was on hand to speak with the media following his team’s 70-60 victory over Ohio State in Columbus. It was the first road win against the Buckeyes of Beilein’s Michigan career, and the win moves the Wolverines to 10-2 in the Big Ten. You can watch the full press conference using […]
Nik Stauskas, Derrick Walton, Jordan Morgan and Caris LeVert all spoke with the media following Michigan’s big 70-60 win over the Buckeyes on the road on Tuesday night. The win was the Wolverines’ first win in Columbus since 2003. You can watch the full interviews using the embedded media players below.