2016 Summer Olympics in Rio
Rio 2016

Final Four Predictions: A Split Decision

By Aidan Wilkins | @AidanJWilkins

Michigan vs. Loyola Chicago

While the Ramblers have had an amazing run, the Wolverines will make sure it ends at the Final Four. The potent scoring trio of Moritz Wagner (14.3), Charles Matthews (13.0), and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (12.8) will prove too potent for the Loyola defense, as the three Wolverines […]

Michigan’s Seniors Complete a Three-Year Journey

By Mike Williams | @MikeWritesSport

Sports Capital Journalism Program

SAN ANTONIO — Three years ago, the University of Michigan basketball team was watching the NCAA tournament at the end of a disappointing season. This weekend, fifth-year senior Duncan Robinson and senior Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman are poised to lead Michigan back to the national championship game for […]

Michigan adjusts, goes inside to beat Louisville

By Michael Williams

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Basketball is a game of runs and adjustments. At halftime, Michigan coach John Beilein made the adjustment that the seventh-seeded Wolverines would need to secure the 73-69 upset over the second-seeded Louisville Cardinals.

The Cardinals came into the game with the 19th ranked perimeter defense, holding […]