Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 3:07pm
Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. put up 29 points to help Michigan defeat Minnesota 84-77 to advance to the finals of the Big 10 Tournament in Washington, D.C. on Saturday.

The Wolverines needed Walton more than ever, and he responded with a career-high 29 points to give Michigan a shot at its first Big Ten Tournament title since its 1998 championship was vacated.

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 6:45pm
Redshirt sophomore forward DJ Wilson scored a game-high 26 points to push Michigan past Purdue and into the Big Ten Tournament semifinals.

Billy Donlon wrote “Not today” on a locker room wall. DJ Wilson made sure the cost of a new paint job was worth it.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 8:01pm
Sophomore Ako Thomas in a game against Minnesota on April 8, 2016.

The Wolverines kick off a three-game series against Lipscomb on Friday.

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 5:51pm
Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. finished with 19 points in Michigan's win over Illinois at the Big Ten Tournament

Call the Wolverines soft. Tell them they’re a white-collar team. After the last 24 hours, frankly, they don’t give a damn.

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 7:11pm
Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. led the Wolverines to a win in Lincoln with 18 points and 16 assists.

Quite simply, Walton has been playing like a man who knows that his days are numbered, and that the number of those days are largely dependent on his own performance.

Sunday, March 5, 2017 - 9:59pm
Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. in a game against Northwestern at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Sunday. Michigan won 93-57.

Derrick Walton Jr. broke Michigan's single-game assist record as the Wolverines dominated Nebraska in Lincoln.

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:02pm
Northwestern reacts after scoring in the last 1.7 seconds to beat Michigan 67-65.

No matter the vantage point, the Wolverines’ loss all stung the same.

Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:45pm
Senior guard Derrick Walton notched his eighth career double-double in Michigan's win over Purdue on Saturday.

Saturday night, Derrick Walton Jr. was on full display, finishing with 17 points on 6-for-12 shooting, 11 rebounds and five assists to notch his eighth career double-double en route to an 82-70 upset over No. 14 Purdue. More than that, he showed a side of himself that seldom came out for much of his career.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 8:15pm
Senior forward Mark Donnal will need to contribute on the glass when the Wolverines face Rutgers on Wednesday.

The Wolverines have a chance to bounce back from last weekend’s loss on Wednesday night, when Michigan will travel to Piscataway for a matchup against Rutgers in what will be the first of a three-game, 10-day stretch.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:51pm
Senior guard Siera Thompson is one of Michigan's two seniors that will be essential pieces down the stretch of this season.

While the younger Wolverines relish the Michigan women's basketball team's season of firsts, for the two senior co-captains, it is a bit bittersweet.