Pick and Roll

2013-14 SeasonMailbag  

Mailbag: LeVert’s defense, defending Stauskas, pick-and-roll, Morgan’s legacy

Scott Mapes Alex: I get in constant disagreements with a friend of mine about LeVert’s defense. I think he is good defensively, overall. He thinks LeVert plays little/no defense at all. So what is your […]

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2013-14 Season  

Film Study: Switching high ball screens

John Beilein told reporters after the Michigan’s loss at Indiana that he “hadn’t seen anything like” Indiana’s defensive game plan since he’d been in Ann Arbor. Given Michigan’s meager offensive performance, it’s hard not to […]

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2012-2013 Season  

Trey Burke, Michigan and the pick-and-roll

Dustin Johnston Trey Burke will walk across the stage on Thursday and hold up an NBA jersey, officially beginning the next phase of his career. He’ll be remembered as one of very best point guards […]

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2012-2013 SeasonAnalysis  

First Look: Michigan at Indiana

Dustin Johnston There is a big game Saturday and one preview isn’t enough. Here’s a first look at Indiana featuring some random statistical insights derived from Ken Pomeroy’s wealth of numbers and Synergy Sports. Michigan […]

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Mailbag: Impact Recruits, LeVert’s Upside, Pick and Roll, Depth

Dustin Johnston @TKBigCrew Which ’13 recruit has the greatest opportunity to make an impact as a freshman? The easy answer is Derrick Walton. Walton is a great prospect and likely to contend for the Mr. […]

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2011-2012 SeasonAnalysis  

Inside the Play: Pick and Roll Offense

I hope all is well everyone! I have the pleasure of introducing a new feature on UMHoops called Inside the Play. In this segment, we will take a hard look at the x’s and o’s behind […]

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