Currently in 10th place in the Big Ten, Michigan has just six games left to boost its standing ahead of the Big Ten Tournament.
Saturday, after a morning practice, the alumnae and current roster came together to have brunch.
Even though she knew she was close to breaking 1,000 career points — only one basket to be exact — Flaherty was just focused on ensuring a win for the Michigan women’s basketball team.
After losing to No. 17 Michigan State on Wednesday by 21, the Michigan women’s basketball team had to pick itself up in time for a matchup against Illinois.
After the Wolverines were handed their worst loss of the season on Wednesday — a 21-point defeat against No. 17 Michigan State — they have potentially their easiest chance to bounce back.
After a 31-point performance Sunday, the freshman center managed just eight points in Michigan’s 85-64 loss at Michigan State on Wednesday.
No. 17 Michigan State dominated the in-state showdown and powered through the Wolverines in East Lansing, 85-64.
The Daily sat down with Spartan coach Suzy Merchant at Big Ten Media Day in October to talk about her ties to the in-state rivalry, new challenges in recruiting and what makes the 2015-16 season unique.
Six breast-cancer survivors were invited to dinner with the team Friday, introduced the starting lineup Sunday and received a pink basketball from the player they introduced.
The Wolverines contested nearly every shot Amanda Banham took.