"He's a hard worker, and he watched me and Tim (Hardaway Jr.) and Nik (Stauksas) put work in to become (first-round picks), and I'm just happy he's getting better," Burke said. "It's great for the program, too. It shows what type of program the University of Michigan is and the direction it continues to go in."
"Carlton is a very gifted individual," coach Gary Teasley said. "A lot of people don't see his work ethic. After our game against Detroit Henry Ford (in the district semifinals) he put up another thousand shots in the gym. His work ethic is solid."