Basketball

In his first season on the job, Beilein's squad limped to a 10-22 record.

Michigan coach John Beilein has built a program from the ground up, and now all that's left to do is win a national championship.

Freshman guard Jordan Poole and his team had a successful season despite the unsuccessful end.

Michigan lost 79-62 in an anti-climactic ending to a season that was anything but.

The Michigan men's basketball team has learned a lot from its losses, and those lessons have helped it get this far.

Michigan has gotten to this point in the season thanks to lessons learned from its losses.

Freshman guard Jordan Poole showed uncanny leadership at halftime of Michigan's win over Loyola.

Down seven at halftime, Jordan Poole showed leadership and optimism to convince Michigan it could get back into the game.

The Michigan men's basketball team is one full of underdogs, but now the wolverines are favored against Loyola.

Michigan's roster doesn't have the makings to be a true Goliath, and Loyola is too talented to be a true David.

Assistant coach Luke Yaklich compiled a 6-1 record against Loyola-Chicago in his time at Illinois State.

The Daily broke down game tape from Loyola-Chicago’s Sweet Sixteen and Elite Eight wins over Nevada and Kansas State, respectively, to evaluate the non-religious challenges the Ramblers may present ahead of Michigan’s Final Four clash.

Fifth-year senior forward Duncan Robinson and freshman forward Isaiah Livers have developed a close relationship despite competing for the same position.

Duncan Robinson and Isaiah Livers have developed a close relationship despite competing for the same spot.

Freshman guard Jordan Poole after his buzzer-beating shot to advance the Wolverines to the Sweet 16, beating Houston 64-63.

Jordan Poole's miracle shot at the buzzer sends Michigan to the Sweet Sixteen with a 64-63 win.

Sophomore guard Zavier Simpson has another marquee matchup Saturday against Houston's Rob Gray.

Michigan and Houston have very little time to prepare for each other's strengths.

Sophomore center Jon Teske had two blocks in Michigan's win over Montana on Thursday.

Once again, Michigan wins a game with its defense — this time in the NCAA Tournament.