“The player development is the main thing I like (about Michigan),” Williams said. “You can see that they develop their players. They get them in the gym and they work them hard. And their hard work pays off.”
"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."
"I think if you look back over the last 20 years, you're going to have a hard time finding a lot of guys under 6-feet tall who were one and dones," DraftExpress.com analyst Jonathan Givony told AnnArbor.com. "That doesn't mean he can't be the first one to do that. But, usually those kind of guys stay more than one year."