Michigan Wolverines News for March 1, 2014
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Rice pushes U-M's Stauskas to shoot for Big Ten player of year...

One of the best shooting nights of Nik Stauskas' past month came with a little inspiration.

U-M 66, Minnesota 56: Why the Wolverines won on Saturday

WHAT HAPPENED: Michigan clinched a share of the Big Ten title as it has operated most of the season, struggling early, finding its rhythm and making plays down the stretch to finish off an opponent.

Souvenir of the week: A green Michigan Wolverines T-shirt?

It's that time of year again - St. Patrick's Day is March 17.

Michigan enjoys Big Ten title but appears capable of much more...

The symbols were all there, from the past and present, the perfect setting for another improbable step. The Wolverines will hang another Big Ten championship banner and perhaps even more, their reward for turning into ruthless late-game closers.

Michigan's'89 national championship team crew shares in current...

The Wolverines celebrated their'89 national championship team — with players and staff including Glen Rice, Sean Higgins, Mark Hughes, Rob Pelinka and Mike Griffin on hand.

Metro+state: Chase Balisy scores three times in Western Michigan...

Chase Balisy scored all three goals for Western Michigan as the Broncos beat Denver, 3-1, in Kalamazoo.

U-M honors 25th anniversary of 1989 NCAA title team

Mike Griffin, a forward on Michigan's 1989 NCAA National Championship squad, lived in Tokyo for 10 years. And even on the other side of the world, the Wolverines' accomplishments that season had left a special mark on basketball fans.

Locker Room Report: Michigan 66, Minnesota 56

Michigan clinched at least a share of the 2014 Big Ten regular-season title with Saturday evening's 66-56 win over Minnesota in Crisler Arena.

Wolverines not settling for a shared Big Ten title [$]

With every passing day, the pressure is building on the Michigan men's basketball team. For a team that relies so heavily on freshmen and sophomores, the idea that the Wolverines' first outright Big Ten title since 1986 is there for the taking might be enough to crumble a more feeble-minded youngster.

Michigan not ready to settle for share of Big Ten title

Michigan’s 66-56 win on Saturday night over Minnesota and the achievement it brought -- the guarantee of at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season for Michigan -- came and went. There’s still work left.

Game 28: Minnesota at Michigan Recap

Champs. Michigan 66, Minnesota 56. Photo Gallery. Beilein Presser. Player Presser. Pitino Presser. Box Score. Photo: Scott Mapes For the third straight season, Michigan will raise at least one banner in the Crisler Center. The Wolverines beat Minnesota, 66-56, on Saturday evening to secure a share of their second Big Ten Championship in three years. […]

U-M 66, Minnesota 56: Wolverines clinch a share of Big Ten title...

Despite a rough start, the Wolverines looked like Big Ten champions in the final 30 minutes, surging for an 11-point halftime lead and making clutch plays down the stretch to seal the 66-56 win over the Gophers.

Photo gallery: Michigan basketball beats Minnesota 66-56 at home...

The University of Michigan mens basketball team clinched the Big Ten title Saturday night at Crisler Arena with a 66-56 win over Minnesota. Nik Stauskas led the Wolverines with 21 points. ...

Quinn's 3 Keys: Michigan upends Minnesota, 66-56

Recapping Michigan's 66-56 win over Minnesota on Saturday night at Crisler Center.

Borton's Blog: Faith rewarded [$]

Jordan Morgan didn't know if he'd see another Big Ten championship at Michigan. He certainly didn't know he'd be a central figure in one.

Tweet Up: Michigan 66, Minnesota 66

The Wolverines secured at least a share of the 2014 Big Ten regular-season championship, downing Minnesota, 66-56, Saturday evening in Crisler Arena. This is a chronological timeline of how the game played out on Twitter:

Postgame Audio: John Beilein, Nik Stauskas and more

Postgame audio following Michigan's 66-56 win over Minnesota that clinched at least a share of the Big Ten title.

INSTANT RECAP: Michigan 66, Minnesota 56

Michigan State's home loss to Illinois was Michigan's gain Saturday in Ann Arbor. Nik Stauskas hit his first of five triples at 19:42 of the first half of Michigan's Big Ten title clinching over Minnesota, giving the Wolverines their first lead. While U-M didn't shoot well for a stretch after that and struggled with the Gophers' Elliott Eliason and his height, they adjusted to pull out a 66-56 win that clinched at least a share of the championship.

Michigan 66, Minnesota 56

GRIII: Pretty, pretty good at the whole "jumping" thing. [Eric Upchurch/MGoBlog] I'm at a loss for words. Michigan just secured their second Big Ten title in three years with two games remaining on the schedule. The year the Wolverines didn't win, they made the national championship game. At least four plays tonight were more spectacular than anything I witnessed Michigan do in the entire Ellerbe/Amaker era—good lord, Glenn Robinson—and this wasn't a good offensive effort by this team's stan

Video & Quotes: John Beilein talks beating Minnesota, winning...

John Beilein was on hand to speak with the media following Michigan’s 66-56 victory over Minnesota at the Crisler Center on Saturday. The win clinched a share of the Big Ten title for the Wolverines, who now have a chance for their first outright conference crown since 1986. You can watch the full press conference […]

Video: Minnesota coach Richard Pitino recaps loss at Michigan...

Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino spoke with the media on Saturday following his team’s 66-56 loss to the Wolverines at the Crisler Center. The Gophers will now be playing for their NCAA tournament lives the rest of the season. You can watch the full press conference using the embedded media player below.

Michigan in the Mix for Griffin [$]

2015 Charlotte (N.C.) South Mecklenburg safety prospect Stephen Griffin had his interest in Michigan piqued by his recent Maize & Blue offer. Can the Wolverines lure the Clemson legacy out of the Tar Heel State?

Video: Michigan players react to beating Minnesota, claiming...

Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III and Jordan Morgan all spoke with the media on Saturday to recap Michigan’s 66-56 victory over Minnesota at the Crisler Center. The win guaranteed the Wolverines a share of the Big Ten regular-season title. You can watch the full interviews using the embedded media players below. Morgan, Robinson after the […]

Photo Gallery: Michigan 66, Minnesota 56

All photos by Scott Mapes. Full gallery after the jump.

Big Ten Champs Muppets

While you're up there Glenn, go ahead and hang a banner. via. These are banner muppets: And you can't have one without the other… For the second time in history a team with back-to-back losing records in its conference is probably going to the dance. The last time was Virginia in the brutal ACC of the 1990s. The next will most likely be Minnesota in this year's Big Ten. This is the conference Michigan just clinched.

Banner night: Michigan dumps Minnesota, claims share of Big Ten...

On a night when Michigan honored its'89 national championship team, the Wolverines found another reason to celebrate. Another Big Ten title.

Michigan tops Minnesota, 66-56; claims at least a share of Big...

After going 26 years without a regular-season crown from 1986 to 2012, the Wolverines have now won two in the last three years.

Game thread: Michigan hosting Minnesota; U-M win clinches share...

Live, BTN: Follow along as the first-place Michigan Wolverines look to stay that way in today's game against Minnesota at the Crisler Center.

'Forgotten' U-M '89 title team honored today at Crisler Center...

'It's funny, when people talk about Michigan it's, hey you went to Michigan, were you in the Fab Five?' said Mark Hughes, an NBA scout. 'That's what they bring up. They have more fame than we've got, but we have the ring. I'll take that any day.'

Live blog: Michigan goes for share of the Big Ten title as Minnesota...

Follow along for live updates throughout Michigan vs. Minnesota (6 p.m., BTN).

Game 28: Minnesota at Michigan Open Thread

Dustin Johnston Michigan faces off with Minnesota at the Crisler Center this evening in hopes to move one game closer to a Big Ten Championship. The Wolverines topped the Gophers in their Big Ten opener roughly two months back, but will face a Minnesota team desperate for a quality win to send it to the […]

Michigan Sports Hall of Fame: Greats raised to glory, yet humbled...

Several former area sports stars were inducted into the 58th Michigan Sports Hall of Fame on Friday night at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit.

Michigan Basketball Gameday: Wolverines take on Minnesota with...

No. 16 Michigan (20-7, 12-3 Big Ten) vs Minnesota (18-11, 7-9 Big Ten)?, 6:00 p.m. ET (Big Ten Network)

McCormick on Wolverines, Gophers [$]

ESPN college basketball analyst Tim McCormick shared his thoughts on the present and immediate future of John Beilein's Big Ten-leading Wolverines, in this exclusive preview of the Minnesota game.

Notebook: Michigan aiming to halt slow starts

In the opening minutes of Michigan’s overtime victory against Purdue on Wednesday night, the Wolverines found themselves down by 11 points faster than you can say “Boilermaker.” Before the opening frame was even halfway over, Michigan was in a hole it was crawling out of the rest of the game before finally peeking above ground […]

Ask Nick: How far away is Michigan, really, from breaking through...

Answers to this week's Michigan football mailbag.

Hentges has no problem staying busy

Jefferson City, Mo., tight end Hale Hentges has seen his recruitment truly explode in the last month.

Burn the boats? Michigan looks to extinguish Minnesota's tournament...

No. 16 Michigan (20-7, 12-3 Big Ten) hosts Minnesota (18-11, 7-9) at Crisler Center on Saturday (6 p.m., BTN) and coach John Beilein is using recent history as a warning.

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