Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 6:08pm
Michigan coach John Beilein has experienced this uncommon week off when he was at Canisius and Richmond.

After winning four games in four days, the red-hot Wolverines will go at least 10 days before playing next.

Sunday, March 4, 2018 - 9:37pm
The Michigan men's basketball team won a second consecutive Big Ten Tournament Championship.

Big Ten Champion hats perched on their heads, music blaring, a group of Michigan players trot off the confetti-littered podium, toward the locker room, singing “Empire State of Mind” by Jay-Z at the top of their lungs.

Water bottles fly through the visitors’ locker room — dousing the Michigan players, coaches and staff — as Michigan coach John Beilein turns his congratulatory speech into a team-wide dance circle.

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 7:34pm
Sophomore guard Zavier Simpson literally licked his fingers when he found out he would be matched up with Michigan State guard Cassius Winston.

Zavier Simpson isn't just a vastly improved basketball player, he's the alpha dog running the show.

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 5:51pm
Junior forward Moritz Wagner scored 20 points and corralled 13 rebounds in Michigan's win on Friday.

Moritz Wagner avenged his first game against Nebraska with Friday's performance.

Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 5:07pm
Michigan in a game against Iowa at Madison Square Garden Thursday.

NEW YORK CITY, NY. — There was nothing normal about it.

Not all three captains notching two fouls early in the first half.

Not senior guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman and junior center Moritz Wagner both fouling out.

Not the suddenly dormant 3-point shooting — 3-for-19 on the day.

Not the late blown lead — up six with a minute to go.

In the end, though, the result was.

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 3:51pm
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“I called Muhammad over and said, ‘You’re doing a D-Walt impersonation at just the right time.’ ”

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:15pm
Freshman guard Jordan Poole provided a spark off the bench once again, finishing with 13 points on 4-of-8 shooting.

Once again, Michigan showed signs of peaking as the Big Ten and NCAA Tournament approach.

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 6:58pm
Michigan coach John Beilein has had success in March in the past, and this year's team seemes geared to do the same.

Michigan is starting to click in March like many of John Beilein's past teams.

Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 4:29pm
Austin Hatch was announced with the starting lineup before Sunday's game.

Austin Hatch and John Beilein have a rare player-coach relationship that reaches far beyond the bounds of basketball.

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 4:04pm
Moritz Wagner and Michigan couldn't hang onto a 20-point lead over Ohio State in a 71-62 loss on Dec. 4.

Few batted an eyelash when Michigan grabbed a 43-23 lead over Ohio State in Columbus during their early-season coference matchup.

The Buckeyes were a rebuilding squad, led by a first-year coach. The Wolverines appeared primed to grab a 2-0 start in the early conference window, asserting themselves as an elite team in the Big Ten.