Michael Smeltzer

3 Things Michigan Must Build Upon to Make a Run at the Tournament

Moussa Diabate and Caleb Houstan block out a Maryland defender.

3 Things Michigan Must Build Upon to Make a Run at the Tournament Michigan basketball finally put together a complete performance at home against Maryland last week. After an abysmal first half of the season, the Wolverines intend to build upon the momentum created in the Maryland game. Here are 3 things Michigan must have

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A Season To Remember

Hassan Haskins energizes his Wolverine teammates.

A Season To Remember The 2021 Michigan Wolverines The 2021 Michigan Wolverines football team did not enter the season with the usual hype surrounding elite programs. Following an abysmal 2-4 season in 2020, marred by cancellations, opt-outs, and losses to rivals, the Michigan football program appeared to be on the brink of collapse. In the

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The Real Reason International Players Can’t Profit From NIL

David Ojabo lining up on defense for the Michigan Wolverines.

The Real Reason International Players Can’t Profit From NIL Last week I was participating in my usual ritual of endless scrolling through Michigan Twitter when I came across an outrageous post. Star Michigan Wovlerines defensive lineman David Ojabo had tweeted “Unfortunately, I cannot profit off of my NIL because I am an international student. ”

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Those Who Stay Will Be Champions

Wolverines run out on to the field for the Big 10 Championship game

There is a banner hanging in the Michigan locker room that states “Those Who Stay Will Be Champions.” It was left there by the legendary Michigan football coach Bo Schembechler when he arrived at Michigan in 1969. It was a challenge and a promise. He challenged his team to endure his grueling workouts and practices, while promising them that the ones who stayed would walk away as champions.

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