The Wolverine Daily Newsstand: December 4
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The least talked about reason for Michigan's incredible start?— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) December 3, 2019
Eli Brooks and David DeJulius are averaging a combined 21.9 PPG and are 27-55 from 3-point range.
A year ago, they combined to average 3.1 PPG.
Tonight will be the first time Michigan faces the top-ranked team in the AP Poll (in CBB) since U-M was edged by Arizona at home on Dec. 14, 2013.— Drew Hallett (@DrewCHallett) December 3, 2019
Last time Michigan beat the top-ranked team in the AP Poll: Dec. 13, 1997 (vs. Duke, 81-73).
I would guess you'll see an Alabama-Michigan Citrus Bowl. They're not obligated to go by rankings, and that's too juicy to pass up.— Stewart Mandel (@slmandel) December 4, 2019
Senior @Xaviersimpson3 now has 5⃣0⃣0⃣ career assists, making him just the fourth Wolverine to eclipse 500 in their career.— Michigan Men's Basketball (@umichbball) December 4, 2019
Simpson joins Gary Grant (731), Rumeal Robinson (576) and Antoine Joubert (539) in Michigan laurels.#GoBlue 〽️🏀 pic.twitter.com/OsfTQZmQtz
A reporter asked Juwan Howard how much of tonight’s loss can be attributed to fatigue from the Bahamas.— Daniel Dash (@danieldash428) December 4, 2019
“We don’t make excuses, sir.”
One of Juwan Howard’s strengths as a coach is his calm and cool demeanor. He has been mentored well by Eric Spoelstra, Pat Riley & Steve Fisher. He will use this loss as a valuable teaching point.— Tim McCormick (@TimMcCormick40) December 4, 2019
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