Basketball

Sophomore forward Ricky Doyle directs traffic Thursday during Michigan's game against Charlotte.

PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas  — Texas men’s basketball coach Shaka Smart and three assistants sat courtside for Michigan’s day-two matchup against Charlotte on Thursday night.

Sophomore forward Ricky Doyle goes up for a shot in the second half of Michigan's 86-70 loss to Xavier on Friday.

The Musketeers grabbed 18 offensive rebounds over the course of the game, scoring 16 second-chance points off of them.

Redshirt sophomore guard Duncan Robinson dunks in the first half of Michigan's game against Elon at Crisler Center on Monday night.

Robinson and Walton combined for 43 points, with 33 of those coming off of 3-pointers.

The weary Wolverines won’t be getting much time for rest and recovery this week.

Five-year-old Hunter D'Agostino practices dribbling with Spike, his favorite Michigan player.

Four years ago, John Beilein took a chance on Spike Albrecht. It worked out well for both.

Derrick Walton Jr. is back to full strength and ready to run the point for Michigan.

This team has no shortage of depth.

Brent Hibbitts will likely redshirt this season.

For most high school basketball players with Division I aspirations, college decisions are made long before May of senior year.

Moritz Wagner made several highlight plays during Monday's open practice.

The event was followed by a chance to take selfies with players and Michigan coach John Beilein.

D.J. Wilson returns to the court after redshirting his first season.

Versatility is both a blessing and a curse for Michigan men’s basketball coach John Beilein, who’s spending much of the 2015-16 preseason teaching a crop of underclassman big men both the power forward and center positions.

Zak Irvin will soon make his return to the court.

At one point during a somewhat zany practice on Thursday, Michigan men’s basketball coach John Beilein was doing push-ups with assistant coaches LaVall Jordan and Jeff Meyer at centercourt.