assuming Michigan wants to play in the NIT. I can't think of a reason why they would not want to play but nevertheless Belein did say we weren't interested in the CBI. Granted the NIT isn't quite as useless as the CBI but it's getting close. I doubt the university could make money on the invite which may be a factor as well.
"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."