All of the active members of the roster will be returning next season — barring a player’s departure — and being through the tournament once before will pay dividends.
Michigan juniors Zak Irvin, Andrew Dakich and Sean Lonergan will see many familiar faces on the court Friday, including V.J. Beachem, Demetrius Jackson, Austin Torres and Austin Burgett.
After shooting 3-for-3 for nine points against Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament during his first substantive minutes since December, Wagner has seen the floor more often, and for good reason.
After an offseason of practice and advice, Ways feels better prepared to take on a larger role.
Kameron Chatman hit a game-winning 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds left to send Michigan to the semifinals.
Michigan will get the chance to face the Big Ten champion Hoosiers in Indianapolis in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals with the team’s postseason fate hanging in the balance.
After Michigan lost four of its last five Big Ten games, it will likely need to win at least two games to safely land an NCAA Tournament bid.
Even as Michigan rotated between three defenders, Uthoff scored 29 points in Iowa’s 71-61 victory
Michigan was able to hold out, despite multiple scoring droughts.