All Smiles — Final Four Recap

After following the 24-hour rule for decision making, I am now ready to calmly dissect Monday's disappointing National Championship game that wrapped up Michigan's overwhelmingly successful season. Maybe it’s because of the constant misfortune I have endured as a Michigan and Detroit sports fan. Maybe it’s because the run to the title game was so … Continue reading All Smiles — Final Four Recap


John Beilein Appreciation Post

I will be honest, when we lost Derrick Walton Jr, Zak Irvin, and DJ Wilson this past off-season, my expectations were tampered for the 2017-18 campaign. Don't get me wrong, I trust John Beilein more than you can imagine, but it seemed as if there were more questions going into the season than answers. Who … Continue reading John Beilein Appreciation Post

Pure Madness: First Weekend Recap

Whether you pick your bracket off basketball knowledge or everyone's favorite pastime -- mascots, this year's opening weekend left no shortage of busted brackets. Each year I think it can't get any better, and that couldn't be the furthest from the truth. Thursday through Sunday was filled with Retrievers, buzzer beaters, and a lady named … Continue reading Pure Madness: First Weekend Recap

Recruiting Season Strikes Gold

Recruiting is the life-blood of any successful college program no matter the sport. Some coaches require more game ready talent to have success, while others relish in prospects that need a little tune up before striking fear into their opponents by the time they are upperclassmen. John Beilein would fall into the latter category of … Continue reading Recruiting Season Strikes Gold