Men's Basketball


Thursday, as is the nature of the Big Ten schedule, the Wolverines will face another potential bullet — this time in the form of Nebraska.

Michigan in a game against Maryland at Crisler Monday.

Free throws can be an anticlimactic way of hitting a milestone.

Junior forward Moritz Wagner scored a career-high 27 points in Michigan's victory over Michigan State on Saturday.

All game long, when the Wolverines needed a spark, they looked to Wagner.

Michigan in a game against Michigan St. at the Breslin Center Saturday. Michigan won 82-72.

Led by Moritz Wagner's career-high 27 points, Michigan earned a signature victory on the road.

Sophomore guard Zavier Simpson scored has upped his game lately, and he's taking control of the point guard position.

On Tuesday, against No. 5 Purdue, Simpson dropped 15 points again in a last-minute, one-point loss. And it was the manner in which Simpson scored those points that was most impressive.

Freshman forward Isaiah Livers (#4) and freshman guard Jordan Poole (#2) have proven that late-game moments aren't too big for them anymore.

A far cry from precluding freshmen from playing in the second half, Beilein is now finding as many ways as possible to utilize his first-year players.


The Wolverines are getting closer to where they want to be as a team.

Michigan men's basketball coach and his team will have their hands full with Purdue's Isaac Haas on Tuesday.

The Daily sat down with Purdue's 7-foot-2 senior center at Big Ten Media Day to discuss his personal progress, the Boilermakers’ goals, the matchups with Michigan and more.

Freshman forward Isaiah Livers has been improving recently, but Tuesday will be his biggest test.

For whoever guards Vincent Edwards on Tuesday, whether it’s Isaiah Livers, Duncan Robinson or even Charles Matthews, a new level of production and focus will be needed.

Junior forward Moritz Wagner is still trying to get to 100 percent after suffering a foot injury against Texas.

Recently, Michigan has looked like more of a complete package. Now, against Purdue, it’s time for the Wolverines to prove that against the country’s best.