The Michigan Basketball Insider with Tim McCormick

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We're Moving!!

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  • 5 months ago

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Episodes of This Show

  • Episode 22 - Inside Intel from Terry Mills

    • 0:53:35
    • 6 months ago

    Tim McCormick and Sam Webb chat with Terry Mills about Juwan Howard's evolution as a coach in season one, the development of Brandon Johns and Franz Wagner, and more. Then Tim offer his assessment of five big man targets Chet Holmgren and Efton Reid.

  • Episode 21 - Talking Nojel Eastern & Chaundee Brown, and an Interview with Randolph Childress

    • 0:53:54
    • 6 months ago

    Tim McCormick and Sam Webb discuss the challenges of maintaining a team in the transfer era, and why Cole Bajema's transfer was a predictable outcome. Next, they assess talent and potential impact made by transfers Nojel Eastern and Chaundee Brown. Then the duo reacts to Purdue coach Matt Painter's parting shots for Eastern. And finally, Webb interviews former Wake Forest great and assistant coach Randolph Childress about what he thinks Brown will bring to the table for the Wolverines.

  • Episode 20 - Michigan Season and Recruiting Class Review

    • 1:10:00
    • 7 months ago

    Tim McCormick and Sam Webb assess season one of the Juwan Howard era, reflect upon the careers of Zavier Simpson and Jon Teske, discuss the transfers of Colin Castleton and Dave DeJulius, and the pro outlooks for Isaiah Livers and Franz Wagner, The duo also projects the impact of each member of the 2020 recruiting class and discusses how the new G-League option being utilized by former commitment Isaiah Todd will change college basketball and NBA moving forward.

  • Episode 19 with Saddi Washington

    • 0:53:24
    • 8 months ago

    Tim McCormick interviews Michigan assistant Saddi Washington about his four years in Ann Arbor, the development of Austin Davis and Jon Teske, and more. Plus Tim breaks down U-M'swin over Nebraska and loss to Maryland with Sam Webb. Plus discussion of a possible breakthrough in Jon Teske's postgame, Dave DeJulius' career-best performance, and previewing the Big 10 Tournament.

  • Episode 18 with Austin Davis

    • 0:58:28
    • 9 months ago

    Tim McCormick interviews Michigan center Austin Davis, and breaks down U-M's recent losses to Wisconsin and Ohio State with Sam Webb. Plus discussion of Isaiah Livers' struggles, further assessment of Jon Teske's post game, and previewing this week’s matchups versus Nebraska and Maryland.

  • Episode 17 with Nik Stauskas

    • 0:58:32
    • 9 months ago

    Tim McCormick interviews former Michigan basketball standout Nik Stauskas, and breaks down U-M's recent wins over Rutgers and Purdue with Sam Webb. Plus discussion of Colin Castleton’s strong showing versus the Scarlet Knights and previewing this week’s matchups versus Wisconsin and Ohio State.


  • Episode 16 with father of 5-star F Greg Brown

    • 1:11:23
    • 9 months ago

    Sam Webb interviews the father of 5-star Michigan basketball target Greg Brown about his his recent visit to Michigan, his connection with Juwan Howard, the appealing presence of African Americans in positions of authority throughout Michigan's athletic department, decision criteria, and more. Plus Sam and Tim McCormick discuss Michigan's victories over Northwestern and Indiana, and the abrupt end to John Beilein's tenure with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

  • Episode 15 with 5-star SG Josh Christopher

    • 0:57:34
    • 9 months ago

    Sam Webb interviews 5-star Michigan basketball target Josh Christopher about his standout career at Lakewood (Calif.) Mayfair, his connection with Juwan Howard, the appealing attributes of his final five schools, his decision criteria, timeline, and more. Plus Sam and Tim McCormick discuss Michigan's loss to Ohio State, the evolving role for Brandon Johns, Isaiah Livers return, the win over Michigan State, and preview this week's match-ups with Northwestern and Indiana.

  • Episode 14 with former Michigan great Phil Hubbard

    • 1:09:07
    • 10 months ago

    Tim McCormick interviews former Michigan great Phil Hubbard about his standout career in Ann Arbor, his time as an Olympian, his transition to NBA in the eighties, his thoughts on this year's team, and more. Plus, Tim and host Sam Webb discuss Zavier Simpson's return from suspension, Brandon John's standout performances versus Nebraska and Rutgers, and preview the upcoming games versus Ohio State and Michigan State.