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“We were rock stars, man:” An oral history of the 1989 Michigan basketball championship

Thirty years later, it remains the only national title banner hanging at Crisler Center. And 30 years later, players and coaches from that team will reunite before Michigan faces Michigan State on Sunday. The Daily spoke to many of them to put together the story of a one-of-a-kind season.

“It’s 30 years later, and people still talk about it,” said Terry Mills, a junior center on that team. “Every time I come to the arena, I’ll walk out of the arena, you got people there like, ‘Thanks for ‘89.’ ”