It’s 7:30 on Thanksgiving morning. Michigan women’s basketball coach Kim Barnes Arico is at Bruegger’s Bagels and runs into two first grade teachers. They think she’s there to pick up bagels for a nice Thanksgiving breakfast. But Barnes Arico is headed to practice.
Madison Ristovski jumped in front of a driving Xavier guard, put her hands up, set her feet and took the charge. The Michigan bench was ignited, rising to its feet before the referee could even corral the basketball.