Michigan Rumors & News

  • Oregon escapes as Michigan misses last-second shot

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It was that close. Oregon defeated Michigan 69-68 in the Sweet 16 on Thursday at Sprint Center when Michigan's Derrick Walton Jr. missed a long jumper at the buzzer that would have won it. "I don't know about (being) worried," Oregon guard Tyler Dorsey said of his..." March 23

  • Vegas casino owner will win $1 million if Michigan wins NCAA Tournament

    CBS Sports "The owner of a Las Vegas casino, Derek Stevens, stands to make a boatload of money if No. 7 seed Michigan can win the national title. On March 14, Stevens put down $12,500 on the Wolverines as a long shot -- and now they are in the Sweet 16 and don’t appear like they plan to slow down soon. He..." March 20

  • Michigan surge continues with upset of Louisville

    The Sports Xchange "INDIANAPOLIS -- Michigan roommates Moritz Wagner and D.J. Wilson have quite different backgrounds, but the Wolverines' starting forwards provided a unified, winning front on Sunday in NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional second-round action. Wagner, a sophomore from Berlin, Germany, scored a..." March 19

  • Michigan holds off Oklahoma State's charge

    The Sports Xchange "INDIANAPOLIS -- As Michigan senior Zak Irvin analyzed the seventh-seeded Wolverines' Midwest Regional victory on Friday, he had no trouble pointing to the difference-maker -- senior point guard Derrick Walton, Jr. The Big Ten tournament MVP had a game-best 26 points, 11 assists, five..." March 17

  • Eighth-seeded Michigan claims Big Ten tournament title

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Michigan head coach John Beilein stood on a podium at center court at the Verizon Center, with confetti falling on his head. The veteran mentor, who has coached at every level of college hoops, choked up as he spoke about his team that survived an aborted airport takeoff..." March 12

  • Walton Jr., Michigan punch ticket to Big Ten title game

    The Sports Xchange "Derrick Walton, Jr. had 19 of his 29 points in the second half and Moritz Wagner had 14 of his 17 points in the first half as eighth-seeded Michigan defeated Minnesota 84-77 on Saturday at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. in the first Big Ten Conference semifinal of the afternoon...." March 11

  • Michigan upsets No. 13 Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Michigan wore regular uniforms on Friday. And once again the Wolverines won, less than 48 hours after their plane ran into a ditch in Michigan. Michigan upset top seed and 13th-ranked Purdue 74-70 in overtime on Friday to advance to the Big Ten conference semifinals..." March 10

  • Walton, Michigan fly past Illinois

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. scored 19 points, and Michigan overcame scary travel issues to beat Illinois 75-55 Thursday in the Big Ten tournament at Verizon Center in Washington. The Wolverines got off to a quick start and maintained a double-digit lead for the majority of the game...." March 09

  • Michigan to use practice jerseys while luggage stays on plane during investigation

    ESPN "Michigan's game uniforms are officially part of an investigation, so the Wolverines might be forced to keep wearing their practice jerseys for the duration of the Big Ten tournament. And coach John Beilein might have to keep wearing the same suit. The National Transportation Safety Board and..." March 09

  • Michigan ruins Nebraska's senior night

    The Sports Xchange "LINCOLN, Neb. -- Michigan lit up Nebraska's defense all night and spoiled senior night for the Huskers in a 93-57 Big Ten Conference victory on Sunday before a crowd of 15,293 at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Wolverines (20-11, 10-8 Big Ten) shot 63 percent from the field for the game and..." March 05

  • Northwestern nips Michigan at buzzer

    The Sports Xchange "Dererk Pardon hauled in a full-court pass and scored a layup as time expired to lead Northwestern to a 67-65 Big Ten victory over Michigan and a school-record 21st victory on Wednesday at Welsh Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill. Vic Law scored 18 points while Bryant McIntosh added 13 as the..." March 01

  • Wagner leads Michigan to upset of No. 14 Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- If there is anything else that Michigan needs to do in order to prove it should be in the NCAA tournament, it’s hard to imagine what such additional proof is right now. Continuing a terrific stretch of basketball in the past three weeks, Michigan led from start to finish..." February 25

  • Beilein wins 500th as Michigan beats Rutgers

    The Sports Xchange "Zak Irvin scored 16 points to help give Michigan coach John Beilein his 500th career victory in the Wolverines' 68-64 win over Rutgers on Wednesday at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway, N.J. Beilein is 500-308 in 25 seasons at the Division I level. He is 207-133 with Michigan, just..." February 22

  • Murphy helps Minnesota outlast Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore Jordan Murphy had 16 points and 15 rebounds to help Minnesota win its fifth straight game with an 83-78 overtime triumph over Michigan on Sunday night at Williams Arena in Minneapolis Trailing 75-74 with 3:18 remaining in overtime, Minnesota scored five straight points to take a..." February 19

  • Michigan upsets No. 11 Wisconsin

    The Sports Xchange "ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The Zak Irvin sighting couldn't have been a more welcome sight for Michigan and its fans on Thursday. Irvin wasn't injured or absent for Michigan, but his customary offensive contributions was missing of late. That changed on Thursday, and at a great time against..." February 16

  • Walton, Wilson power Michigan past Indiana

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Derrick Walton Jr. scored 25 points, leading Michigan to a 75-63 win over Indiana on Sunday at Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind. Junior forward D.J. Wilson added 13 points, three blocks and three steals for the Wolverines (16-9, 6-6 Big Ten), who followed up their impressive..." February 12

  • Walton helps Michigan rout Michigan State

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Derrick Walton had 20 points, eight assists and five rebounds and sophomore forward Moritz Wagner scored 19 points to lead Michigan to a lopsided 86-57 home victory over rival Michigan State on Tuesday in Ann Arbor, Mich. The first half was the story as Michigan jumped out to a..." February 08

  • Ohio State's Loving hits go-ahead shot against Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Marc Loving scored 17 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:53 remaining, and Ohio State downed arch-rival Michigan 70-66 on Saturday at Crisler Arena in Ann Arbor, Mich. Jae'Sean Tate and Trevor Thompson contributed 13 points apiece for the Buckeyes (14-10 overall, 4-7 Big Ten). Ohio..." February 04

  • Freshmen fuel Michigan State's 70-62 win over Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Freshman guard Cassius Winston scored 16 points, freshman forward Miles Bridges had 15 points and 13 rebounds, and Michigan State snapped a three-game losing streak by downing Michigan 70-62 on Sunday afternoon at the Breslin Center. Another freshman, center Nick Ward,..." January 29

  • Michigan earns convincing win vs. Indiana

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Derrick Walton led six players in double-figures with 21 points as Michigan earned a convincing 90-60 win over Indiana in a Big 10 contest on Thursday night. The Wolverines shot a scorching 63.3 percent from the field (31 of 49) overall and 11 of 20 from 3-point range in..." January 27

  • Michigan earns payback against Illinois

    The Sports Xchange "Junior D.J. Wilson scored 17 points and senior guard Zak Irvin added 15 points to help Michigan earn a 66-57 win over Illinois in a Big Ten Conference game on Saturday at Ann Arbor, Mich. The Wolverines (13-7, 3-4 Big Ten) avenged an 85-69 defeat at Illinois (12-8, 2-5) on Jan. 11, a loss..." January 21

  • Koenig paces No. 17 Wisconsin past Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "MADISON, Wis. -- Tough, physical battles are what players and coaches come to expect game after game in the Big Ten Conference. Tuesday night was a perfect example for Michigan and No. 17 Wisconsin. Senior guard Bronson Koenig scored a team-high 16 points to help Wisconsin fend off..." January 18

  • Wagner's career high leads Wolverines over Cornhuskers

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore Moritz Wagner scored a career-high 23 points to lift Michigan to a 91-85 win over Nebraska in a Big 10 contest on Saturday. Senior guard Zak Irvin scored 21 points and senior guard Derrick Walton added 20 points for Michigan (12-6, 2-3), which earned a badly-needed win coming off..." January 14

  • Illinois scores Big Ten win over Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Six players scored in double figures as Illinois improved to 9-1 at the State Farm Center with Wednesday's 85-69 Big Ten victory over Michigan. The Illini (12-5, 2-2) claimed their eighth win in 10 games as Maverick Morgan scored a team-high 16 points while Marcus Hill added 15. Kipper..." January 12

  • Hot-shooting Maryland topples Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Senior Damonte Dodd and freshman Justin Jackson each scored 15 points to lead Maryland to a 77-70 road win at Michigan in a Big Ten contest on Saturday at Ann Arbor, Mich. Maryland shot 51.9 percent from the field (28 of 54) and was 66.7 percent from 3-point range (10 of 15) to improve to..." January 07

  • Michigan rallies past Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Senior captains Zak Irvin and Derrick Walton each scored 14 points to help Michigan overcome a 14-point second-half deficit and earn a 72-69 victory over Penn State in a Big 10 contest Wednesday in Ann Arbor, Mich. Junior D.J. Wilson and sophomore Moritz Wagner each added 12 points for the..." January 04

  • Iowa bounces back to post overtime win over Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Four days after getting clobbered at No. 15 Purdue, the Iowa Hawkeyes started 2017 with an enormous 86-83 overtime victory over the Michigan Wolverines on Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa. Guard Peter Jok added 25 points on 9-of-18 shooting for the Hawkeyes (9-6, 1-1)...." January 01

  • 4-star guard David DeJulius stays local, commits to Michigan

    Land of 10 "David DeJulius didn’t waste any time accepting his offer from Michigan. DeJulius, a 3-star point guard from Detroit in the Class of 2018, committed the Wolverines on Thursday. That came less than a week after he tweeted that he had received an offer. “I was just overwhelmed,” DeJulius told..." December 23

  • Wagner leads Michigan over Furman

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Moritz Wagner had 18 points and six rebounds, leading Michigan to a 68-62 victory over Furman on Thursday at Crisler Arena. Zak Irvin supplied 16 points and Derrick Walton Jr. added 11, including a clutch 3-pointer in the final minute. The Wolverines overcame 20 percent..." December 22

  • Walton powers Michigan past Maryland-Eastern Shore

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Derrick Walton had 21 points, six rebounds and five assists to lead Michigan to a convincing 98-49 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore on Saturday in Ann Arbor, Mich. After setting a program record with 19 made shots from 3-point range and scoring 97 points in a win over Central..." December 17

  • Michigan 3-point barrage buries Central Arkansas

    The Sports Xchange "Moritz Wagner had 18 points and seven rebounds and four other players scored in double figures to lead Michigan to a lopsided 97-53 win over Central Arkansas on Tuesday at Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan (8-3) set a program record with 19 3-pointers, breaking the previous mark of 17 set last..." December 14

  • No. 2 UCLA too strong for Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "LOS ANGELES -- UCLA stayed hot Saturday and Michigan cooled off in the second half as the No. 2 Bruins posted a 102-84 victory over the Wolverines. Both teams shot better than 60 percent from the field and above 70 percent from 3-point range in the opening 20 minutes in a game played before..." December 10

  • Wagner's late-game plays help Michigan beat Texas

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore Moritz Wagner scored 15 points and hit the game-winning basket with 18.8 seconds left to help Michigan earn a 53-50 win over Texas in a non-conference game in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday. Wagner scored three straight points after Michigan trailed 50-48, hitting a free throw with..." December 07

  • Wagner's 20 points lead Michigan to rout of Kennesaw State

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Moritz Wagner scored a career-high 20 points and junior forward D.J. Wilson had a double-double, fueling Michigan's 82-55 rout of Kennesaw State on Saturday at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. Wilson finished with 15 points and 11 rebounds for the second double-double of..." December 03

  • Virginia Tech rallies past Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "Down by as many as 15 points in the first half Wednesday night, Virginia Tech rallied and knocked off Michigan 73-70 in the ACC/Big 10 Challenge at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. The Hokies (6-1) never led until guard Seth Allen converted a jumper in the lane with 1:46 left in the game..." November 30

  • Irvin paces No. 25 Michigan past Mount St. Mary's

    The Sports Xchange "Playing on its home court and against an inferior opponent proved to be the necessary remedy for No. 25 Michigan to overcome one of its worst-ever shooting performances. Coming off a 19.2 percent shooting performance overall (10 of 52) and 7.7 percent from behind the 3-point line (2 of 26)..." November 26

  • Michigan mashes Marquette at MSG

    The Sports Xchange "Zak Irwin scored 16 points while Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman and Mark Donnal scored 15 points each as Michigan rolled to a 79-61 rout of Marquette on Thursday night in a 2K Classic contest played at Madison Square Garden in New York. The Wolverines (3-0) shot an even 50 percent from the floor..." November 18

  • Michigan uses balance to get past IUPUI

    The Sports Xchange "Michigan went on a 10-0 run to close out the first half and maintained a double-digit lead throughout the second half in a 77-65 win over IUPUI on Sunday at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. Zak Irvin led the balanced Wolverines (2-0) with 15 points. Moritz Wagner and Derrick Walton Jr...." November 13

  • Michigan takes care of Howard in opener

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Zak Irvin sparked a 14-4 second-half rally and fellow senior Derrick Walton Jr. scored 20 points to lead Michigan to a 76-58 season-opening victory over Howard on Friday night at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Mich. The Bison (0-1) trailed by only five with less than 12 minutes to..." November 12

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