Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 5:19pm
Redshirt sophomore Charles Matthews was a part of a stagnant Michigan offense that scored just 27 points in the first half.

The platitudes and jests don’t do justice to how No. 23 Michigan has performed recently — its offense is non-existent, especially in the first half.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 12:49pm
Senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman scored his 1,000th point with a game-winning free throw against Maryland.

Senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman and senior guard Katelynn Flaherty each reached respective milestones over the weekend.

Monday, January 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
Domenic Abounader fell to top-ranked Bo Nickal in the 184-pound division.

Michigan couldn't get past Penn State's murderer's row of five reigning national champions.

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 2:22pm
Michigan in a game against Michigan St. at the Breslin Center Saturday. Michigan won 82-72.

Led by Moritz Wagner's career-high 27 points, Michigan earned a signature victory on the road.

Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 11:39am

“New year, new me” is as applicable to you as it is to the Michigan State men’s basketball team. In the 2016-17 season, the Spartans began the year ranked at No. 12, eventually sliding to become a No. 9 seed in the NCAA Tournament and ducking out in the first weekend with a loss to Kansas. Against its in-state rival, Michigan State defended home court against Michigan, and then got blown out by 29 the next week in Ann Arbor.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 11:14pm
Freshman forward Isaiah Livers gave Michigan a spark off the bench.

With 28 seconds remaining and the score tied at 69, the ball fell into Charles Matthews’s lap. He was the go-to guy for the Michigan men’s basketball team’s final shot.

The redshirt sophomore sauntered to the left side of the court before lowering his shoulder into Purdue guard Dakota Mathias and bursting to the hoop. Matthews had a better angle. Mathias had better reflexes. The ball sailed out of bounds, and it was back to the Wolverines.

Or so they thought.

Friday, January 5, 2018 - 5:54pm
Junior forward Moritz Wagner has another chance to bounce back from his injury against Illinois.

While Illinois is not the most formidable foe Michigan has faced this year, the frontcourt matchup could prove to be a useful barometer to measure the progress of freshman forward Isaiah Livers and junior forward Moritz Wagner.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 12:40pm
Michigan coach John Beilein's counterpart, Brad Underwood, is trying to change the culture of the Illinois basketball program.

The Daily sat down with Finke at Big Ten Media Day in October to discuss a changing dynamic with a new coach, putting Illinois back into conference relevancy and more

Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 7:52pm
Redshirt sophomore guard Charles Matthews scored 18 points to aide Michigan in its win over Jacksonville on Saturday.

For better or worse, the Michigan men’s basketball team’s non-conference schedule has come to a close with a 76-51 romp over Jacksonville

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 1:11am
Redshirt sophomore guard Charles Matthews earned the first 30-point game for Michigan since 2015.

On Thursday, Matthews was scoring every way he could to overtake with a career-high 31 points on 12-for-15 shooting.