Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 8:34pm
The makeshift basketball court Michigan's managers created on Monday night.

In an impressive effort to allow the Wolverines to use their Dayton hotel’s ballroom for a walk-through, Michigan’s student managers went above and beyond to tape out the features of a full court.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 7:08pm

The Daily’s hoops beat makes predictions for the upcoming NCAA Tournament.

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 8:13pm
John Beilein's team punched its ticket to the NCAA Tournament with a series of big shots.

Duncan Robinson’s game-tying 3-pointer in regulation Thursday and Zak Irvin’s game-winning jumper in overtime set the stage for Chatman.

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 1:24am

That Wagner has experience playing against basketball’s elite might explain why he seemed entirely unfazed last Friday, as he checked in for the biggest minutes of his career.

Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 3:57pm
Sophomore guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman said Saturday he thinks the Wolverines are worthy of a bid to the NCAA Tournament.

After a 76-59 loss to Purdue in the Big Ten semifinals, Michigan will have to wait until Sunday night to learn its postseason fate.

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 5:58pm
Freshman forward Mortiz Wagner approaches the basket during the first half of the Wolverine's play against Indiana.

Wagner hit just the second 3-pointer of his career en route to a nine-point outing against Indiana.

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 4:01pm
Sophomore guard Kameron Chatman during Michigan's upset over No. 10 Indiana on Friday in Indianapolis.

INDIANAPOLIS — Kameron Chatman is listed at 6-foot-7 on Michigan’s official roster, and Aubrey Dawkins is listed at 6-foot-6. Chatman weighs 215 pounds. Dawkins weighs 210. The two have similar skin tones, and their hair is the same color, and perhaps most importantly, as Derrick Walton Jr. puts it, “they have similar haircuts.”

It’s not quite a flat top, but it’s flat top-ish — the kind of haircut that makes a person identifiable from across a room, or across a basketball court.

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 1:23pm
Redshirt sophomore guard Duncan Robinson drives to the rim during Michigan's Big Ten Tournament game vs. Northwestern on Thursday in Indianapolis.

In a game filled with big shots, a player whose coaches call him “Big Shot” made the biggest shot of all.

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 - 4:20pm
Mark Donnal will be tasked with defending Northwestern 7-footer Alex Olah on Thursday.

When the Wolverines tip off their Big Ten Tournament slate against Northwestern on Thursday, they’ll know a single win likely won’t be enough for a ticket to the Big Dance.

Monday, March 7, 2016 - 3:28pm
Michigan would likely need to win two games in the Big Ten Tournament to make the NCAA Tournament.

After a 71-61 loss to Iowa on Saturday, the expert consensus holds that Michigan would need an improbable run in the Big Ten Tournament — first, a win over Northwestern, then another against top-seeded Indiana — for its résumé to qualify for the Big Dance once again.