Before the season, the Daily sat down with Pitino at Big Ten Media Day to discuss his rapid rise in the coaching world, lessons he’s learned along the way and where he thinks Minnesota can be better in the coming years.
After finishing the regular season with six straight double-digit point tallies, Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman has peaked at the right time, and is ready to play an integral part of the Wolverines’ next tournament run.
The Wolverines enter the Big Ten Tournament as the No. 8 seed, and while many believe Michigan to be in the field of 68, a win or two will certainly lock it in for having its name announced on Selection Sunday.
The Daily sat down with Purdue’s Isaac Haas at Big Ten Media Day in October to talk about what it’s like being 7-foot-2, his transition from Alabama to Indiana, and what he has in common with Shaquille O’Neal.