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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 […]

Beilein, Pitino compete for a spot in the Sweet 16

By Michael Williams

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — Two schools with proud basketball traditions will square off in the second round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament.  Michigan and Louisville tip off on Sunday afternoon at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.

The Michigan Wolverines are making the 22nd official NCAA Tournament appearance.  Five appearances have been removed […]

Michigan’s 3-point shooting leads Wolverines past Oklahoma State

By Michael Williams

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — The Michigan Wolverines set a school record for 3-point shots in a NCAA tournament game, made 73 percent of their second-half shots beyond the arc and survived a late Oklahoma State charge to defeat the Cowboys, 92-91, in the first round of the NCAA tournament on […]