March Madness An inside look at Michigan's first and second round games

Michigan is making its eighth NCAA Tournament appearance under John Beilein and is one of the hottest teams in the country, having won 11 straight games.



Meeting the Media

Time to Relax

Michigan opened the tournament against No. 14 seed Montana in the West Regional First Round in Wichita, Kansas.

Michigan Eases into NCAA Second Round with Win Over Montana

The No. 3-seeded University of Michigan basketball team spotted No. 14 seed Montana 10 points to start the game before controlling play and easing its way to a 61-47 victory in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday night (March 15) at Intrust Bank Arena.

Prepared, Ready and Confident: Simmons Key in NCAA Win

Jaaron Simmons came to the Wolverines this season as a graduate transfer from Ohio University. He was named All-Mid-American Conference first team and set Bobcat records for the most assists in one game (17) and one season (275) -- the latter also being a MAC record -- while also scoring 1,034 points.

The Wolverines advanced to the second round following a 61-47 victory over Montana to face No. 6 seed Houston in the NCAA Tournament's West Regional second round game in Wichita.

March Madness: Poole Sends Michigan to Sweet 16

Trailing by two points with 3.6 seconds left, the Wolverines drew up an improbable play for an improbable moment, and freshman Jordan Poole delivered.

Poole Party: Behind the Game-Winning Shot That Has Michigan Moving On

Jordan Poole scrolled through text messages on his phone in the locker room about one hour after hitting a 32-foot shot that splashed into the net as time expired, making the University of Michigan men's basketball team a one-point winner over Houston.

The Shot

The Madness

On to the Sweet Sixteen


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