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.
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.
Photos by Michigan Photography