- Jalen Rose will MC Michigan’s Friday evening Jordan Brand jersey unveiling at the Crisler Center. DJ Khaled will perform at the event, which will take place tonight at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) at the Crisler Center. Registration is now closed to the public for the event and Darren Rovell tweets that Michigan expects a full house — at least as Crisler is configured.
- Check back tonight and throughout the weekend for more info from the jersey unveill.
- Four-star guard Anthony Gaines pledged to Northwestern this week. Michigan had been keeping an eye on Gaines, but hadn’t offered him a scholarship.
- Brian Bowen released his top six schools on Wednesday night and eliminated Michigan from consideration. The Wolverines’ 2017 recruiting board is now focused primarily on 7-footer Mo Bamba.
- MLive’s Brendan Quinn reports that Rumeal Robinson is now free after six years in prison.
- MGoBlue profiled Zak Irvin and Derrick Walton’s connection.
- Michigan made a run through Chicago checking in on a number of prospects including Messiah Jones and Talen Horton Tucker at Simeon, Drew Peterson at Liberty and Perry Cowan at DePaul.
- Michigan hosted 2018 guard Eric Hunter last weekend. The Indiana native told Endless Motor “Yeah I like Michigan a lot. My relationship with Coach Beilein has gotten close pretty fast over these past two weeks I would say. I’ve known coach Saddi Washington for about a year now. We’ve been in contact a lot since June.”
Jalen Rose will MC Michigan’s Friday evening Jordan Brand jersey unveiling at the Crisler Center. DJ Khaled will perform at the event, which will take place tonight at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) at the Crisler Center.