Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 7:59pm
Fifth-year senior forward Duncan Robinson stepped up for Michigan when it needed a leader.

NEW YORK CITY, NY. — Before the Michigan men’s basketball team tipped off its Big Ten Tournament game against Iowa, it donned white, long-sleeve warm-up shirts with a simple message emblazoned on the front: Do More. Say Less.

With animated leaders like junior forward Moritz Wagner carrying the team, that sentiment reins more as a suggestion than a matter of fact for the Wolverines. But quieter leaders like senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman swear by it.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 6:46pm
Michigan coach John Beilein likes that his team isn't in the national spotlight.

The Wolverines are entering the Big Ten Tournament under different circumstances than last year.

Friday, February 23, 2018 - 4:13pm
Michigan coach John Beilein isn't worried about seeding in the Big Ten Tournament ahead of his team's game against Maryland.

As Michigan heads into its matchup with Maryland, the Wolverines are taking things one game at a time.

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 4:35pm
Junior forward Moritz Wagner and Michigan beat Ohio State with hustle.

On multiple occasions, Ohio State and Michigan bumped elbows.

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:57pm
Jaaron Simmons played 12 minutes in Michigan's win over Iowa.

His production in Wednesday’s matchup demonstrated exactly what John Beilein brought him in to do in the first place.

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 12:39pm
Michigan plays in a game against Wisconsin at the Kohl Center Sunday. Michigan won 83-72.

MADISON — On Sunday afternoon, Kohl Center had all the makings of a big matchup: a raucous crowd, highlight reels on the jumbotron and the suspense of an intense rivalry.

And then the game began.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 10:10pm
Michigan lost 61-52 to Northwestern on Tuesday night.

When the Wolverines falter, they don’t do it with turnovers or obvious sloppiness. It’s a sweeping malaise that permeates every other facet of their game.

Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 8:22pm

When his team isn’t hitting free throws, John Beilein has simple advice: picture your loved ones.

“I usually tell them to think about their mother … relax them a bit.”

Beilein admitted he didn’t relay the message to his team on Saturday against Minnesota, only one miscue of many that contributed to the Michigan men’s basketball teams foul shooting woes. Despite a 76-73 overtime victory over the Golden Gophers, the stench of a 12-for-28 performance from the charity stripe reeked and lingered.

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 3:50pm
Senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman believes rebounding was a key part to Michigan's victory over Northwestern.

Amid injury and controversy in a disappointing year, the Golden Gophers enter Crisler Center on Saturday on a four-game losing streak and with little to play for except pride.

Thursday, February 1, 2018 - 3:47pm
Junior forward Jordan Murphy believed his team could win the Big Ten title before the season, but injuries have plagued Minnesota.

The Daily sat down with Jordan Murphy and Nate Mason at Big Ten Media Day in October to talk about battling depth issues, their lack of roster turnover and what their expectations for the season were.