Men's Basketball

Sophomore guard Zavier Simpson finished with 15 points and notched crucial stops to help Michigan complete a comeback over UCLA.

Thanks to Simpson’s defense and timely shooting and Brooks’ free throws, though, the Wolverines’ response to a 15-point deficit was rather unfamiliar.

Junior forward Moritz Wagner hit a pair of 3-pointers and slammed a fast-break dunk to lead the comeback.

Michigan used a late run led by junior forward Moritz Wagner and sophomore guard Zavier Simpson to push the game into overtime, where the Wolverines flew past the Bruins to win, 78-69.

Michigan coach John Beilein said that his team needs to toughen up in order to handle top competition.

Though the Bruins have played a relatively easy schedule so far, their 7-1 record and status as a marquee program is enough to provide a stout test for Michigan.

Michigan coach John Beilein said ironing out this year's rotation will be "a journey" for the Wolverines.

This iteration of the Michigan men’s basketball team heads into a game against UCLA with about as little clarity in its rotation as any team in the Big Ten.

Fifth-year senior forward Duncan Robinson has struggled in his last three games, shooting 4-for-23 from the field.

Losing to Ohio State created a sense of urgency for the Wolverines, and Robinson snapping out of a shooting funk can be the first step to seeing a difference on the scoreboard.

Michigan has tinkered with a variety of lineups, and still has yet to find its formula for success this year.

The revolving door that has rested on Beilein’s psyche has revealed both the question marks and the potential for the Wolverines this season.

Michigan in a game against Ohio St. at the Value City Arena Monday.

When it mattered most Monday night, no Michigan player proved capable of stopping the bleeding in time to escape with a win.

Ohio State guard Andrew Dakich is averaging over 14 minutes per game after transferring from Michigan.

The Wolverines (1-0 Big Ten, 7-2 overall) seek to accomplish that same feat nearly a month and a half ahead of that, when they take on Ohio State in their second early-season conference game.

Jordan Poole finished with a team-high 19 points against Indiana, highlighting a strong showing from Michigan's freshmen.

In Michigan’s win over the Hoosiers, Eli Brooks, Jordan Poole and Isaiah Livers combined for 28 of the Wolverines’ 69 points — 19 of which came from Poole — as they continued to showcase aggressiveness atypical of a first-year player.

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Behind Jordan Poole's 19 points, Michigan dispatched Indiana, 69-55, on the 50th anniversary of the first basketball game at Crisler Center.