Wolverines’ Maurice Hurst Jr. snubbed for Big Ten award; Michigan hoops falls to North Carolina

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Maurice Hurst Jr. snubbed for Big Ten award

Michigan defensive tackle Maurice Hurst Jr. tweeted his disapproval on Thursday with the selection for Big Ten Defensive Lineman of the Year. Ohio State defensive end Nick Bosa won the award, but Hurst certainly has a case as the conference’s best defensive lineman, considering his numbers.

Michigan hoops falls to North Carolina

Despite a strong start to the game, the Wolverines couldn’t keep up offensively or defensively with No. 11 North Carolina, falling 86-71 on Wednesday. After the defending national champions went on a 17-2 run in the second half, Michigan never again made it competitive.

Wisconsin’s Paul Chryst better version of Jim Harbaugh

Doug Lesmerises of cleveland.com argues that Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst is a less interesting, more successful version of Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh. Chryst led the Badgers to an undefeated regular season record and was selected Big Ten Coach of the Year on Thursday.

Michigan football in 2020

David Noe of SB Nation predicts what Michigan football will look like in 2020. To do that, he projects what he thinks college football in general will look like at that time.

What the Wolverines do at QB in 2018

Land of 10’s Rachel Lenzi answers mailbag questions, including what the Wolverines will do at quarterback in 2018 and whether she thinks Michigan would have won if quarterback Brandon Peters had played against Ohio State.

Michigan women’s basketball falls to No. 3 Notre Dame

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