The 2021-2022 season is one of the expectations for Juwan howard and company as the Wolverines come out of an Elite 8-appearing loss to UCLA. Michigan signed the nation’s top recruiting class in the 2021 cycle, with five stars topping the bill Caleb Houstan and Moussa Diabate with Top100s Kobe Bufkin and Frankie collins. Before Isaiah Barnes and Will Tschetter look like flights at their respective positions as well.
During the team’s media day, Howard discussed his vision for a Big Ten conference in which Michigan is considered one of the two or three favorite teams to win the league.
I can’t really answer what is particularly difficult this year compared to last year because obviously we haven’t started the season yet. I haven’t gone to see every list from every team, and I don’t know all the kids who are here. I just know from top to bottom our league is one of the toughest and most competitive leagues that I have experienced as a coach in two years. And also the previous years, being just a fan of Michigan basketball as well as the Big Ten, looking at every coach, every program, starting with the coaches who are in each program, they are some of the best top coaches in the world. low. . And they force me to go there and improve as a coach every year. I ask my players to go to the gym and prove their game, I challenge myself too. I know every coach has tried to improve their roster just like us, making sure that not only the Big Ten season, but throughout the season gives you the best chance of winning.
The Wolverines will open their Big Ten Championship defense on November 5 when they host Wayne State. Other non-conference clashes include Seton Hall, North Carolina and UNLV.
In this article, we’ll take a look at Michigan’s pre-season roster. Think of it as a near preview with a few ideas mixed up. This overview includes probable rotation parts and the incoming recruiting class and is in order of jersey numbers.
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