Tag Archives: Michigan

#Smart move Michigan

20 Oct

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Readers of this blog know of my love, okay obsession, with social media. I love it even more when Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc. meets basketball.

That said, the University of Michigan is my favorite program of the day. Continue reading

NHR Top 100: #67 Tim Hardaway, SG, Michigan

24 Aug

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Number 67 – Tim Hardaway, SG, Soph., Michigan

If you look at the top 100 recruiting lists for the class of 2010, you’ll find Hardaway near the bottom if he is even on the list at all. Hardaway wasn’t a big-time recruit coming out of Palmetto High School in Florida. When he committed to the Wolverines, the news outside of Ann Arbor didn’t measure very well on the recruiting Richter scale. Continue reading

When opportunity arose, Cavanaugh took advantage

3 Aug

Tyler Cavanaugh took advantage of his opportunity in Orlando at the end of the evaluation period. (PHOTO: AP)

By Brian Flinn
National Hoops Report

Not many people have heard about 6-foot-7 Albany City Rocks forward Tyler Cavanaugh, but that’s all about to change. Continue reading

Austin Hatch, yeah he’s a John Beilein guy

17 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

You hear about John Beilein players. They fit a mold. They are usually good shooters, hard-nosed players and guys that know how to play.

That’s Austin Hatch.

That’s why he’s one of the newest commitments to Beilein and the Michigan basketball program. Continue reading

Ranking the ACC/Big Ten Challenge games

14 Jun

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The ACC-Big Ten Challenge was last month and truth be told, the match-ups are not the most enticing as they have been in year’s past.

The talent in the middle isn’t as a strong as it has been for both conferences. Because of that, the overall challenge doesn’t jump out as a must-see series.

Everyone loves rankings. So why not rank the games from worst to first in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge? Continue reading

R.I.P. Tractor Traylor

11 May

Former Michigan great Robert “Tractor” Taylor died of a heart attack, according to his team Vaqueros de Bayamon in Puerto Rico. (via SBNation)

Traylor was a one-of-a-kind player. It only seems fitting to honor his life with a one-a-kind highlight video.

Justin Young