Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 10:40pm
Sophomore guard Eli Brooks' contributions off the bench have been key in Michigan's 12-0 start.

Tasked with manning the ‘3’, ‘4’ and ‘5’ positions at various times in John Beilein’s complex system, Livers has averaged 7.2 points while shooting 46.8 percent from 3-point range. Meanwhile, Brooks has spelled both Simpson and Jordan Poole in the backcourt, scoring 4.4 points per game with an assist/turnover ratio of 2.3 to 1.

Friday, December 21, 2018 - 5:23pm
Getting freshman forward Brandon Johns into the rotation is the next step for Michigan

December’s trio of buy games shouldn’t merely be a meaningless transition from one part of the season to the next. If Michigan has spent the last two months laying the foundation of a national contender, it can spend the next few weeks fortifying that foundation.

Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 3:19pm
Junior point guard Zavier Simpson has shown more confidence in shooting from outside lately.

The Zavier Simpson of now isn’t leaving those shots on the table. He’s putting them up with a newfound confidence — the confidence that defines a shooter whether he’s shooting 20, 30 or 40 percent from beyond the arc.

Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 1:22pm

Michigan couldn’t stop turning the ball over. South Carolina couldn’t stop fouling.

Monday, December 3, 2018 - 7:12pm
Michigan coach John Beilein feels this season's trip to Northwestern is much different than last season's.

As the Wolverines prepare for their second true road game of the season, the target on their backs is bigger than it has been in quite some time.

Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 3:38pm

An early stretch of dominance was all Michigan needed, as it ran away with a 76-57 win over the 19th-ranked Boilermakers.

Friday, November 30, 2018 - 5:47pm
Junior point guard Zavier Simpson held UNC's offensive threat Coby White to zero threes on Wednesday.

Little could Coby White know, as he drained a fourth 3-pointer, then a fifth; a sixth; a seventh — that with every trey, he was making his trip to Ann Arbor the coming Wednesday that much worse.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:11pm
Junior center Jon Teske helped shut down Luke Maye in Michigan's win over North Carolina on Wednesday.

The preseason All-American scored 27 points against Michigan last season, but was locked up all game on Wednesday.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 10:39pm
Redshirt junior forward Charles Matthews is finding comfort in a new role.

Two and a half minutes into Michigan’s game Saturday against George Washington, Charles Matthews caught the ball on the left wing and faced up against Colonials guard Justin Mazzulla.

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 3:55pm
Michigan coach John Beilein and the Wolverines trumped Villanova on Wednesday night, 73-46.

The question came: How do you keep your team level-headed after a blowout like this? John Beilein gave a firm and predictable answer.