Michigan Men's Basketball 2021 NCAA Tournament Capsule


Michigan Wolverines

Big Ten (20-4, 14-3)

Big Wins: 1/22 at Purdue (70-53), 2/21 at Ohio State (92-87), 2/25 Iowa (79-57)
Bad Losses: 1/16 at Minnesota (57-75), 3/2 Illinois (53-76), 3/7 at Michigan State (64-70)
Coach:  Juwan Howard
Probable Starters:
Eli Brooks, Senior, Guard, 9.1 ppg, 2.8 apg
Mike Smith, Senior, Guard, 9.1 ppg, 5.4 apg
Franz Wagner, Sophomore, Guard, 12.8 ppg, 6.2 rpg, 1.1 bpg
Isaiah Livers, Senior, Forward, 13.1 ppg, 6.0 rpg
Hunter Dickinson, Freshman, Center, 14.2 ppg, 7.6 rpg, 1.4 bpg
Key Role Players:
Chaundee Brown, Senior, Guard, 7.7 ppg
Austin Davis, Senior, Forward, 5.5 ppg, 2.9 rpg
Brandon Johns, Junior, Forward, 4.1 ppg, 2.1 rpg
By the Numbers:
Scoring Offense: 76.5 (60th in nation, 4th in conference)
Scoring Defense: 65.2 (52, 3)
Field-Goal Percentage: 39.0 (9, 1)
Field-Goal Defense: 65.2 (52, 3)
Three-Point Field Goals Per Game: 7.5 (143, 8)
Three-Point Field-Goal Percentage:
Free-Throw Percentage: 38.6 (12, 2)
Rebound Margin: 6.5 (30, 3)
Assists Per Game: 15.3 (56, 4)
Turnovers Per Game: 11.6 (61, 8)
Recent Postseason Appearances:
2019NCAARound of 64 win over Montana
2019NCAARound of 32 win over Florida
2019NCAARegional Semifinal loss to Texas Tech
2018NCAARound of 64 win over Montana
2018NCAARound of 32 win over Houston
2018NCAARegional Semifinal win over Texas A&M
2018NCAARegional Final win over Florida State
2018NCAANational Semifinal win over Loyola (IL)
2018NCAANational Final loss to Villanova
2017NCAARound of 64 win over Oklahoma State
2017NCAARound of 32 win over Louisville
2017NCAARegional Semifinal loss to Oregon
2016NCAAOpening Round win over Tulsa
2016NCAARound of 64 loss to Notre Dame
2014NCAARound of 64 win over Wofford
2014NCAARound of 32 win over Texas
2014NCAARegional Semifinal win over Tennessee
2014NCAARegional Final loss to Kentucky
2013NCAARound of 64 win over South Dakota State
2013NCAARound of 32 win over VCU
2013NCAARegional Semifinal win over Kansas
2013NCAARegional Final win over Florida
2013NCAANational Semifinal win over Syracuse
2013NCAANational Final loss to Louisville
2012NCAARound of 64 loss to Ohio
2011NCAARound of 64 win over Tennessee
2011NCAARound of 32 loss to Duke
2009NCAARound of 64 win over Clemson
2009NCAARound of 32 loss to Oklahoma
2007NITFirst Round win over Utah State
2007NITSecond Round loss to Florida State
2006NITFirst Round win over UTEP
2006NITSecond Round win over Notre Dame
2006NITQuarterfinal win over Miami
2006NITSemifinal win over Old Dominion
2006NITFinal loss to South Carolina
2004NITFirst Round win over Missouri
2004NITSecond Round win over Oklahoma
2004NITQuarterfinal win over Hawaii
2004NITSemifinal win over Oregon
2004NITFinal win over Rutgers
*all team stats through 3/7