“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.”
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|17 weeks 3 days ago||I want to say||
Morris was a Michigan offer. IIRC, it was 3 offers to Demetrius Jackson, Walton, and Morris. Whoever committed first got the spot.
|17 weeks 4 days ago||Putting people on blast...||
I love it.
What really saddens me is the players are from a similar class of many of the commenters. But these people side with the administrators and their own rooting interest, rather than the players trying to negotiate.
|17 weeks 5 days ago||Which isn't too much||
Which isn't too much different than corporations threatening to shutdown factories/stores if unionization takes hold. Typical posturing in the by the anti-labor crowd.
|18 weeks 3 days ago||42nd in Draftstreet thing,||
42nd in Draftstreet thing, too bad it resets.
|19 weeks 22 hours ago||Cuse seems like a bad pick||
Think Kansas absolutely works them. Self might have the best zone offense in the country, Embiid or not.
|19 weeks 4 days ago||What's in it for a recruit?||
Say his AAU team is Adidas and he wants to go to a Nike school. What does he lose?
|20 weeks 2 days ago||Ronald Bellamy.||
|21 weeks 1 hour ago||He'll improve his D while on||
He'll improve his D while on that first round contract.
Why don't people understand that you don't need to be a fully polished product for it to be a great decision to go pro?
|21 weeks 6 days ago||I've been wondering this too.||
In theory, MSU should be really good. Senior PG, Valentine and Dawson decent complementary pieces, two top 20 picks. But looking back, that's not an impressive preseason. Kentucky, Oklahoma, and Texas are solid wins. But nothing to write home about. UNC waxing them at home isn't a good look. Struggled against Columbia and Oakland. Empirical evidence suggests a healthy MSU isn't a final four favorite.
|23 weeks 3 days ago||Irvin and Walton did.||
Irvin and Walton did.
|24 weeks 2 days ago||Getting rid of cable is a||
Getting rid of cable is a good move if you want to attend your own funeral as a guy named Phil Shifley.
|25 weeks 3 days ago||What he's viewed and what he||
What he's viewed and what he is are two different things.
|25 weeks 5 days ago||Those in the know are aware||
Those in the know are aware how she got the last laugh. Good for her.
|25 weeks 5 days ago||She's drunk, she deserved to||
She's drunk, she deserved to get raped. Yikes... people.
|25 weeks 5 days ago||You're barking up the wrong||
You're barking up the wrong tree.
|25 weeks 5 days ago||Do you people even read the thread?||
Where in their demands does it say, "we want to be paid!"?
|25 weeks 6 days ago||It's almost as if you didn't||
It's almost as if you didn't read their demands.
|25 weeks 6 days ago||It's funny how people will||
It's funny how people will side with big money and not those coming from the same background.
|25 weeks 6 days ago||So simple minded. He gets a||
So simple minded. He gets a scholarship for one year. What he brings to Northwestern is more than the value of that scholarship. If a normal student can benefit from his likeness, why can't Kain?
|26 weeks 3 days ago||https://www.youtube.com/watch||
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MPTfuUYV0bs (full Iowa game)
You'll see Michigan run that wide pindown 4 times in the first 6 minutes. Designed to put Stauskas's defender in a bind. You see Iowa denying the catch, which opens up the backcut (which Michigan didn't really exploit). But anyway, Stauskas by the third time seeing it has figured out how to use White's positioning against him.
|26 weeks 3 days ago||Objectives on offense||
For the most part, Beilein runs three sets. Two shuffle series and the Princeton-based chin series. Then a ton of set plays that are offshoots off those.
You'll see this when two players run through to the baseline after the initial pass to the wing. The point is to isolate two options, one cutting to the basket off a guard's screen. The other, a screen the screener action for a 3. This can later evolve into a PnR opportunity.
This is one player cycling through. Then pass to the top of the key with emphasis on exploiting the pin down screen. This is the same play that got GR3 open for jumpers against Wisconsin. And that Pittsnogle would pop out for 3's with WV (expect to see Donnal doing that next year). If those are defended well, you'll see a backscreen for an alleyoop, then some dribble handoff action.
An immediate pass to the center. Two main actions initially. A backcut, and then a fade screen for the guy throwing that potential backcut. This is actually diagrammed differently than how it's run now.
|26 weeks 6 days ago||Not the first||
Sims and McLimans were attempts to find a Pittsnogle-esque contributor. Smotrcyz too in a way. Hopefully Donnal is better on defense than the three.
|28 weeks 3 days ago||Opponent FT%||
Opponent FT% is 73.2%. We rank 318th in that category. Average is 69.4
|30 weeks 3 days ago||If he has elite athleticism,||
If he has elite athleticism, how come Jennings is so terrible on defense?
|30 weeks 3 days ago||TheLastHoke is obviously not||
TheLastHoke is obviously not David Thorpe.
|30 weeks 3 days ago||He must be in serious pain.||
A decent way into the season, even passably playing in his time out there. Little chance at return too. Wish we could know what the actual diagnosis and surgery were, just from a curiosity standpoint.
|30 weeks 3 days ago||Allmendinger neighborhood||
We're charging $50, as are most of the neighbors.
|30 weeks 5 days ago||Math is hard.||
20 would be .666
|30 weeks 5 days ago||Night games||
Are great matchups.
Then again, any matchup between two West teams will have some drama. Even include Utah with the required Trey watching.
|31 weeks 3 days ago||#62 It's getting a little||
It's getting a little emotional over here.