Basketball Prospectus on Michigan State, Michigan and University of Detroit hoops

November 21, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes The annual (and excellent) Basketball Prospectus College Basketball Prospectus is now available to purchase either as an online PDF or paperback, and as part of the promotion [...]

BallinMichigan College Power Rankings, Week 1

November 21, 2012 in Cover Story, Division I, Division II, Division III, NAIA, Power Rankings

By Patrick Hayes Welcome to the first edition of our college basketball power rankings. We’ll keep the format pretty simple — top five teams at each level of college ball [...]

DraftExpress profiles NBA prospects of University of Detroit’s Ray McCallum

November 15, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes In their Big Ten NBA Draft prospects preview, NBA Draft site extraordinaire DraftExpress listed Michigan State‘s Keith Appling and Michigan’s Trey Burke among the conference’s top NBA [...]

Ray McCallum, Keith Appling, Trey Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr. on Wooden Preseason Top 50 list

November 9, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes The John R. Wooden Award, which is the top individual award in college basketball, announced its top 50 preseason players this week as voted on by the college [...]

2012-13 Division I Basketball Preview: With Horizon League’s top player, University of Detroit has another shot at NCAA Tourney

October 25, 2012 in Division I

It’s hard to believe, but college basketball season is almost here. This week, we’ll preview Michigan’s seven Division I schools. By Pardeep Toor At a glance At a glance Coach: Ray [...]

Video: University of Detroit’s Ray McCallum shows off his athleticism

October 15, 2012 in Division I, Video

By Jay W. Jensen University of Detroit junior Ray McCallum, the Horizon League Preseason Player of the Year, is known for his point guard play. At the Titan Tip-Off, he also offered [...]

Yahoo! picks Detroit to finish second in Horizon League, Ray McCallum to win HL Player of the Year

October 12, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Although the University of Detroit returns the league’s best player and other key contributors from last year’s league championship team, Yahoo!’s Jeff Eisenberg has the Titans finishing [...]

Detroit’s Ray McCallum picked as preseason Horizon League Player of the Year, Nick Minnerath is preseason All-Conference

October 10, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Two University of Detroit players received preseason honors from the Horizon League this week. Point guard Ray McCallum, the defending Horizon League Player of the Year, was [...]

Interview: Ray McCallum discusses PG crop in Michigan

September 25, 2012 in Cover Story, Division I

Editor’s Note: I attended some of the festivities at the University of Detroit’s Legends and Traditions Weekend Sept. 22 and did four interviews with people I ran into there. Check [...]

The Links: Western will play in USF tourney and Draymond Green shows off his basketball IQ

July 18, 2012 in Roundup

Our weekly roundup of news worth mentioning from around the state. Western Michigan‘s Brandon Pokley and Nick Stapert were named to the NABC Honors Court. (WMU Broncos) Updates on several former [...]