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U of M MEN'S BASKETBALL: 2018-2019

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  • Mo goes to the Lakers. He's got a bit of lalaland in him, I guess. Congrats, Mo.

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    • Hell yes.

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      • This could either be considered recruiting news (since he won't be able to play this season) or season news, as he will be allowed to practice and play on the scout team. Either way, Michigan got a preferred walk-on transfer yesterday in 6'10" big man Jaron Faulds. He played for Columbia University as a Freshman last year and was thought of by some to be the 6th best Senior in state, back in 2017. 247's composite had him #322 in the country. Hey, they had MAAR at #434 in 2014!

        He averaged 4.2 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1 block per game in 14.2 minutes. Against Villanova, he had 7 points on 3-4 shooting and against Penn State, he had 6 points (3-6 FG), 3 boards and a block. His best scoring game came against Albany, when he shot 8-10 from the floor for 17 points. He's a traditional big who didn't shoot a 3 the whole year. From the highlights I saw, he's all about the baby-hook in the paint. Think of a poor-man's Aron Baynes, prior to his 3-point shooting with Boston.

        A total no-risk, possible reward player.

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