Fanshots

BTN's Tom Dienhart tours Michigan practice, shares observations

+

Michigan opened up practice to Big Ten Network's Tom Dienhart, who watched and gave observations on the team in general.

Although nothing too groundbreaking, guys like Frank Clark, Mason Cole and Freddy Canteen all received praise.

Michigan Basketball Recruiting: Michigan named to '16 5-star PF T.J. Leaf's Top 10

+

T.J. Leaf, a 2016 five-star PF, has released his top 10 schools via his Twitter account. Michigan, as expected, makes the cut.

Leaf is the number four rated PF in the country and ranked second in his home state of California according to 247Sports Composite rankings.

Michigan hockey to play MSU at Soldier Field

3

In a move that is no longer unique, Michigan will play a hockey game outside. This time against the Spartans at Soldier Field in Chicago on February 7. You can also check out a video here. I question this, but whatever...

Insider Practice Buzz via MGoBlog

+

Brian's source inside the program has some interesting things to say about how the team is looking. Norfleet, Bolden, and Lewis get special call out.

Ross Douglas switching to slot receiver, third position change with Michigan

2

According to Maize & Blue News' Matt Pargoff, Ross Douglas has made a third position change with Michigan to slot receiver. With the addition of Ty Isaac, Douglas' move to the slot makes sense.

From the article, Douglas talks about the move: "It’s for the team. That’s the biggest thing is that it’s for the team," said Douglas of the move at Michigan’s media day Sunday. "I can do a lot of things based off my speed and athleticism, so wherever the team needs me, that’s where I’ll play."

Great quote from UM TE Jake Butt on his ACL tear

+

"The first day I tore it, I went to go eat dinner in the commons and I saw a kid that was blind tapping his way through the hallways. It kind of put things into perspective where even on your worst day you still have it better than a lot of people. It's helped me keep a positive attitude going forward. These kind of injuries are tough but I've got a great team and support behind me and it's been a helping factor."

Jake Butt tells Maize n Brew during Michigan Media Day

Link: Rumor no longer, UM unveils UTL III alternate jerseys

7

After much speculation, UM released alternate jerseys for UTL 3 against Penn State. Looking somewhat different than the picture in the catalog, the all blue look will be the first time in school history it has happened.

UTL Jerseys or Not?

6
Buigfszcaaaqmi4

Did the MDen just drop a massive hint of alternate jerseys for UTL 3? See for yourself. Via Josh Henschke on Twitter.

Areas of Autonomy, What Do They Mean

+

"The N.C.A.A.’s Division I board of directors voted to authorize a new governance body for the so-called Big 5 conferences to make rules within 11 "areas of autonomy." Some of the language in the proposal is vague — most likely on purpose, to maximize wiggle room. If an issue does not appear below — several important ones do not, including transfers and the number of scholarships per team — it would have to be made a new area of autonomy with the approval of not only the Big 5 but also the Division I board of directors." - NYT.com

MBB: DJ Wilson Out 4-6 Weeks

+

"University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today (Wednesday, August 6) freshman forward D.J. Wilson (Sacramento, Calif./Capital Christian School) underwent successful surgery on his right pinky finger and will miss 4-6 weeks for recovery."

+

Fanshots on the Go

Drag this button to your browser bar to start sharing Fanshots

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Maize n Brew

You must be a member of Maize n Brew to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Maize n Brew. You should read them.

Join Maize n Brew

You must be a member of Maize n Brew to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Maize n Brew. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker