Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 9:34pm
Senior guard Caris LeVert goes up for a basket during Michigan's 66-59 win over North Carolina State at PNC Arena on Tuesday.

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Michigan men’s basketball team was finally starting to roll in its Big Ten/ACC Challenge showdown against North Carolina State, but on the Wolverines’ bench, Derrick Walton Jr.’s face was buried in a towel.

The junior guard had just helped the Wolverines break an early tie with a 10-0 scoring run, but after Wolfpack forward Maverick Rowan ended the drought with a 3-pointer, Walton came up grabbing his left ankle in pain.

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 11:22pm
Junior guard Derrick Walton Jr. moves up the court in Michigan's 86-70 loss to Xavier on November 21.

Despite Caris LeVert’s spirited 29-point performance, the Musketeers’ physicality proved too much for the Wolverines to handle.

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 5:45pm
Derrick Walton Jr.'s spot in the lineup is safe, but Michigan isn't hesitating to shake things up with a deep team.

Through the first two games, Michigan’s rotation has been 12 players deep.

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 6:53pm
John Beilein's squad will look to regain its footing in the Big Ten this season.

Returning nearly all of its players from an injury-plagued and disappointing 2014-15 season, the Michigan men’s basketball team is trying to find its footing again.

After missing the NCAA tournament for the first time in five years and stumbling to an 8-10 conference record, the Wolverines are eager to rediscover the success they have grown accustomed to in the Big Ten.

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 7:51pm
Aubrey Dawkins drives to the hoop for a layup against Le Moyne.

An early 22-6 run ultimately led John Beilein’s Wolverines to a 74-52 exhibition victory over his oldest son’s Le Moyne team.

Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 6:08pm
John Beilein commented on his team's experience Thursday.

After barely escaping with a .500 record and missing the postseason for the first time since 2010, the Michigan men’s basketball team likely views last season as a year to forget. Upset losses to the New Jersey Institute of Technology and Eastern Michigan and subsequent injuries to star guards — namely then-junior Caris LeVert and then-sophomore Derrick Walton Jr. — left the young Wolverines in shambles.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 3:59pm
Spike Albrecht is still recovering from offseason surgeries on both hips.

Zak Irvin (back) and Spike Albrecht (hips) are both recovering from offseason surgeries.