Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 6:02pm
After a season marred by injuries, senior forward Isaiah Livers should be Michigan's focal point on offense this season.

Michigan is in dire need of a leader with Zavier Simpson gone. Senior forward Isaiah Livers is taking it upon himself to be that guy.

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 9:44pm
John Beilein has found an enjoyable new life in his return to Ann Arbor.

John Beilein has come home to Ann Arbor, and it has made a world of difference.

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 4:10pm
Michigan men's basketball has a diverse roster of characters you need to know.

When I stepped onto campus for my freshman year, I could sum up my knowledge of Michigan basketball in one sentence: “Jordan Poole hit that shot against Houston in March Madness.”

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 6:50pm
Michigan assistant coach Phil Martelli should prove invaluable in helping the Wolverines' new pieces mesh together.

Martelli’s insights into the system and schemes he and Howard ran last year have also provided a useful potential blueprint for what this year’s Michigan team might look like. The Daily breaks down what he’s said about last year’s team, and how it might apply to this year’s:

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 5:36pm
Michigan graduate students are currently striking against their employment status with the University.

For a union to be possible, a ruling would need to define student-athletes as employees of their institutions. And as employees of their institutions, they would be allowed to protest institutional decisions in which they were not involved.

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 5:55pm
The Michigan men's basketball team will need to find new sources of offense following the graduation of point guard Zavier Simpson.

All of these changes will give Michigan’s offense a completely different look this year. Leadership will come from Livers, yes, but who will join him in that role? Will anyone make the same type of plays that Simpson once helped create? Will the widely-hailed recruiting class live up to its sky-high expectations?
Of course, we can’t know for sure how Michigan will replace Simpson’s presence in those areas . But there are a few places where we can make some educated guesses.

Monday, August 24, 2020 - 1:17pm
Juwan Howard confirmed his commitment to Michigan in a statement Monday afternoon.

Michigan men’s basketball coach Juwan Howard said that he will stay at Michigan in a statement responding to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Howard has been gaining traction in NBA front offices as a potential head coaching candidate.

“While I am flattered, and know it will more than likely happen again, I am not exploring, seeking or listening,” Howard said. “I am the head coach at the University of Michigan.”

Monday, August 17, 2020 - 3:28pm
A decision on the college basketball season will come by mid-September.

The NCAA has developed several contingency plans for alternative schedules for Division I basketball, Senior Vice President of Basketball Dan Gavitt said in a statement Monday. The Division I Men’s and Women’s Basketball Oversight Committees will finalize their recommendations for the start of the season and will decide by mid-September whether the season will start on time or be delayed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. 

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 4:07pm
During the 2019 College World Series, the Michigan baseball team spent time visiting the children’s hospital at the University of Nebraska’s medical center.

Inspired by an article from the Boston Globe, the Sports section presents this series on our favorite memories as Daily sportswriters. We start with this article from Daily Sports Writer Abby Snyder.

I love baseball. 

Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 12:12pm
An empty Bankers Life Fieldhouse before the Big Ten Tournament was canceled on Thursday.

INDIANAPOLIS – The Big Ten conference announced today that it will cancel the remainder of the conference tournament in Indianapolis amid the global outbreak of the coronavirus; the tournament will not resume at a later date. The fate of the NCAA Tournament and selection thereto remains unclear.