Men's Basketball

Donlon, the former head coach at Wright State, spent one year with the Wolverines as an assistant coach.

D.J. Wilson was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round of Thursday night's NBA Draft.

Wilson became Michigan's sixth first round pick since 2013, while Walton and Irvin will play in the Summer League with the Orlando Magic and Miami Heat, respectively.

The two big men formed a formidable tandem last season, as Wagner emerged as a potent offensive threat and Wilson as a powerful defensive force.

Sophmore forward Moritz Wagner and redshirt forward DJ Wilson both elevated their NBA Draft stock in the NCAA Tournament.

The process Wilson and Wagner will be going through the next couple months is just as new to Beilein as it is to his two players.

Michigan coach Beilein will face a busy offseason after DJ Wilson and Moritz Wagner entered their names for consideration in the NBA Draft.

The Daily breaks down all of Michigan’s roster movement so far this offseason and potential moves the Wolverines have been linked to so far.

Sophomore forward Moritz Wagner and redshirt sophomore forward DJ Wilson announced Monday that they will be entering their names in the NBA Draft without hiring an agent.

A year ago, DJ Wilson and Moritz Wagner were just a couple of bench players on a Michigan team that barely squeezed into the NCAA Tournament field of 68, barely known to anyone paying little attention to the Wolverines. 

Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. was selected to compete in the 3-point contest set to take place Thursday in Phoenix

The field for the 29th State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championships was announced Tuesday afternoon, and Michigan’s senior point guard found his name among the eight-player group that will be competing in the event’s 3-point contest.

Michigan coach John Beilein has always preached the fundamentals to his players, and that's never going to change.

Michigan basketball coach John Beilein teaches his players to catch the ball on two feet, and he has always seemed to know it was going to pay off in the end.

Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. and the Wolverines showcased that they had the potential for their NCAA Tournament run throughout the season.

But even during those low points, all the evidence was there of Michigan’s capability to go on the run that it went on. The Wolverines just happened to put it all together in March.

The Michigan men’s basketball team’s magical postseason run came to an end Thursday night against Oregon.

Thursday night, the magic came to an end. So too did Michigan’s season.

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