Xavier Simpson

Mailbag  

Mailbag: Looking ahead to next season

In this week’s mailbag we try to evaluate Michigan’s performance this season, look at pick-and-roll options for 2018 and answer the (actual) question of whether Michigan could really use Mo Bamba (the answer is yes).

Read More

Team 101  

Notebok: Xavier Simpson, countering switches

Xavier Simpson may be able to help contain Nebraska’s guards on Sunday.

Read More

Team 101  

Video: John Beilein, Derrick Walton and Xavier Simpson preview Nebraska

John Beilein and point guards Derrick Walton and Xavier Simpson met with the media before Michigan’s trip to Nebraska.

Read More

Team 101  

Xavier Simpson provides boost off bench

The freshman point guard had a career night. His continued development could be critical for Michigan’s NCAA Tournament chances.

Read More

Team 101  

Notebook: Michigan looking for more post touches

John Beilein shared his thoughts on unproven players in the rotation and Michigan getting more touches in the post in advance of tomorrow’s game with Ohio State.

Read More

Team 101  

Notebook: Three-point defense, Simpson’s improvement

Michigan must improve its three-point defense if it wants to compete in the Big Ten.

Read More

Team 101  

Video: John Beilein, Xavier Simpson and Zak Irvin preview Furman

John Beilein, Xavier Simpson, and Zak Irvin addressed the media in advance of Michigan’s game against Furman.

Read More

Team 101  

Beilein eager to see how much freshmen can contribute

The freshmen saw some action last night and should continue to get minutes in these final two nonconference games in preparation for the Big Ten.

Read More

Team 101  

Video: Zak Irvin, Ibi Watson and Xavier Simpson recap win over Central Arkansas

Senior Zak Irvin and freshmen Ibi Watson and Xavier Simpson talk about, among other things, Michigan’s three-point barrage against Central Arkansas.

Read More

Team 101  

Notebook: Michigan has a plan for ‘Havoc’

John Beilein and Michigan have seen Shaka Smart’s “Havoc” press before. How will they handle it?

Read More