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Five Things: Missing McGary And Hancock Saves Cardinals…Again

The preseason No. 2 team finishes 35-5 and wins 16 in a row to close the season, culminating with a national championship. No dominant team in college basketball this year?

04/09/2013

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Rothstein: Louisville, Michigan Set To Give Us A Thrill

The season that none of us could predict is set to give us a title game that none of us will forget.

04/08/2013

Mitch McGary #4 of the Michigan Wolverines dunks against the Florida Gators. (Credit: Ronald Martinez, Getty)

Michigan Rolls Into Final Four, Beats Fla. 79-59

Freshman guard Nik Stauskas scored 22 points including six 3-pointers and Michigan is going to the Final Four for the first time since the Fab Five era after a 79-59 rout of Florida in the South Regional final Sunday.

03/31/2013

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Michigan Breezes Through VCU Press In 78-53 Win

Mitch McGary had 21 points and 14 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Michigan breezed through Virginia Commonwealth’s vaunted pressure with a clinical performance Saturday, beating the fifth-seeded Rams 78-53 to advance to the NCAA round of 16 for the first time since 1994.

03/23/2013

Trey Burke steals the ball from Brandon Paul. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Trey Burke Named Big Ten Player Of The Year

Michigan guard Trey Burke has been named the BIG Ten Player of the Year. Burke led the Big Ten ins coring and assists, averaging 20.2 points-per-game and 6.2 assists-per-game in Big Ten play.

03/11/2013

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No. 2 Indiana Beats No. 7 Michigan 72-71 For Title

Cody Zeller made a go-ahead layup with 13 seconds left and altered Trey Burke’s shot at the other end, lifting No. 2 Indiana to a 72-71 victory over No. 7 Michigan on Sunday that gave the Hoosiers their first outright Big Ten title in two decades.

03/10/2013

Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines tries to get a shot off in front of Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans. (Credit: Getty)

Burke’s Defensive Plays Help Michigan Beat MSU

Trey Burke stole the ball from Keith Appling near midcourt and went in alone for a dunk with 22 seconds remaining, then made another steal in the final seconds to give No. 4 Michigan a pulsating 58-57 win over No. 9 Michigan State on Sunday.

03/03/2013

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No. 7 Michigan Starts Slow, Tops Illinois 71-58

Trey Burke had 26 points and eight assists to help No. 7 Michigan bounce back from a slow start to beat Illinois 71-58 Sunday.

02/24/2013

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No. 8 Michigan State Routs No. 4 Michigan 75-52

Gary Harris scored 17 points and Derrick Nix had 14 to help No. 8 Michigan State rout No. 4 Michigan 75-52 on Tuesday night, the rivalry’s first matchup of top 10 teams.

02/12/2013

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Wisconsin Beats No. 3 Michigan 65-62 In OT

Ben Brust hit a shot from just inside midcourt to tie the game at the end of regulation and added a tie-breaking 3 with less than 40 seconds left in overtime as Wisconsin beat No. 3 Michigan 65-62 on Saturday.

02/09/2013

Michigan Wolverines guard Tim Hardaway Jr. celebrates during the first half while playing the Ohio State Buckeyes at Crisler Center on February 5, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.(Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 3 Michigan Beats No. 10 Ohio State 76-74 In OT

Tim Hardaway Jr. kept Michigan in the game when the Wolverines weren’t playing a whole lot of defense. Then he ended it by smothering Ohio State’s final chance of overtime.

02/05/2013

Dave Sobolewski #3 of the Northwestern Wildcats loses the ball between Jon Horford #15 and Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines during the first half at Crisler Center on January 30, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Top-Ranked Michigan Rolls Past Northwestern 68-46

Northwestern needed a nearly flawless performance to have a chance of upsetting top-ranked Michigan. Instead, it was the Wolverines who opened up a comfortable lead with a stellar display of shooting at the outset.

01/30/2013

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Rising Star: Michigan Sophomore Trey Burke

The Michigan Wolverines are the No. 1 team in the country for the first time in more than two decades, and one of the biggest reasons why is point guard Trey Burke. He flirted with the NBA draft at the end of the 2011-2012 season but decided to return for his sophomore campaign to bring Michigan a championship.

01/29/2013

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Thomas Has 20, OSU Hands Michigan 1st Loss, 56-53

Deshaun Thomas had 20 points and scored the first and last baskets in a 16-0 first-half spurt to help No. 15 Ohio State beat second-ranked Michigan 56-53 on Sunday, denying the Wolverines their first No. 1 ranking in more than 20 years.

01/13/2013

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Trey Burke Returning To Michigan

Burke was weighing his options after a superb freshman season, but said Monday he will stick around.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

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Michigan Beats Penn State, Earns Share Of Big Ten Title

Coach John Beilein had his assistants dig into the Michigan history books this week to give his players an extra bit of motivation.

03/04/2012

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Burke Leads No. 11 Michigan In OT Over Northwestern

Trey Burke, Zack Novak and Stu Douglass hit 3-pointers to start overtime Tuesday night and No. 11 Michigan beat Northwestern 67-55 for its fourth straight victory.

02/21/2012

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No. 17 Michigan Beats No. 6 Ohio State 56-51

Michigan coach John Beilein had one of the longest days of his career on Saturday. He couldn’t have asked for a better ending.

02/19/2012

Tim Hardaway Jr. #10 of the Michigan Wolverines. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Illini Lose Again, 70-61 At No. 22 Michigan

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 15 points and Evan Smotrycz added 13, helping No. 22 Michigan remain unbeaten at home with a 70-61 win over Illinois on Sunday.

02/12/2012

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No. 9 Michigan State Beats No. 23 Michigan 64-54

Draymond Green had 14 points and 16 rebounds to lead No. 9 Michigan State to a 64-54 win over No. 23 Michigan on Sunday, backing up his guarantee of a victory.

02/05/2012

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