Women's Basketball

Freshman forward Naz Hillmon has hit 23 of 27 shots on the season.

The Michigan women’s basketball team (3-0) might have rolled through its season so far, but the Wolverines are still heating up.

Sophomore center Naz Hillmon scored a career-high 20 points on Thursday.

While the Michigan women’s basketball team’s game on Thursday ran for roughly one hour and 58 minutes, its outcome was pretty much sealed early in the second quarter.

Freshman forward Naz Hillmon is adjusting to collegiate-level basketball.

Coming into this season, the biggest questions for the Michigan women’s basketball team were how to replace the program’s all-time leading scorer, guard Katelynn Flaherty, and how to maintain the team’s recent success.

Sophomore forward Hailey Brown played in her first game since being injured last season on Thursday.

As Wolverine center Hallie Thome draws a charge on a Spartan layup attempt, there’s a collision under the basket. Amidst the chaos, Hailey Brown falls to the floor and has to be helped off the court.

Senior center Hallie Thome led all players in points (25) and rebounds (10) on Friday.

As soon as Katelynn Flaherty walked off a basketball court wearing maize and blue for the final time, senior center Hallie Thome immediately stepped into the spotlight.


The Michigan women’s basketball team (1-0) used it’s physical advantage to defeat Mount St. Mary’s (0-1), 88-40, Friday night at the Crisler Center.

Senior center Hallie Thome scored six of Michigan's first 10 points and powered the Wolverines to victory.

Michigan jumped out to a 10-2 lead over Division II Findlay and never gave it up, running to an 84-38 lead.

Sophomore guard Deja Church played well on both sides of the ball in Michigan's exhibition win.

In the Wolverines' 84-38 win against Findlay, Deja Church posted an extremely solid line.

Senior center Hallie Thome was Michigan’s second leading scorer from last season with 17.4 points per game.

The Michigan women’s basketball team will look to shed some offseason rust before it officially begins its season next Friday, Nov. 9, with an exhibition game tomorrow against Findlay University.

Women's basketball coach Kim Barnes Arico signed a five-year contract extension this summer.

With her contract extension signed, Kim Barnes Arico is shifting her focus to consistency.