Michigan suffered a disappointing loss at Michigan State on Saturday night. After letting the regular season crown slip away, the Wolverines will look to regroup in Chicago with the Big Ten Tournament tipping off on Friday.
Michigan still has everything to play for in the postseason — a third-straight Big Ten Tournament or a run in the NCAA Tournament — but it will have to answer some key questions to make a deep run in March.
1. How healthy in Charles Matthews?
Look back at any of Michigan’s most memorable performances over the last two years and Charles Matthews usually played a key role. He hasn’t been the most consistent offensive player, but he gives Michigan an edge.