1925–26 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team

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1925–26 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball
A blue block M with maize-colored borders and the word Michigan across the middle.
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Western Conference Co-Champions
Conference Big Ten Conference
1925–26 record 12–5 (8–4 Big Nine)
Head coach E. J. Mather
Assistant coach Frank Hayes
Assistant coach Franklin Cappon
Captain Richard Doyle
Home arena Yost Field House
Seasons
« 1924–25 1926–27 »
1925–26 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Purdue 8 4   .667     13 4   .765
Indiana 8 4   .667     12 5   .706
Iowa 8 4   .667     12 5   .706
Michigan 8 4   .667     12 5   .706
Illinois 6 6   .500     9 8   .529
Ohio State 6 6   .500     10 7   .588
Minnesota 5 7   .417     7 10   .412
Wisconsin 4 8   .333     8 9   .471
Northwestern 4 8   .333     5 11   .313
Chicago 3 9   .250     5 12   .294
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1925–26 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team represented the University of Michigan in intercollegiate college basketball during the 1925–26 season. The team tied with the Purdue Boilermakers, Indiana Hoosiers and Iowa Hawkeyes for the Western Conference Championship.[1][2] E. J. Mathers was in his seventh season as the coach. Team captain Richard Doyle became the school's first basketball All-American.[3][4]

Season record[edit]

Michigan 32, Ohio Wesleyan 27
Michigan 34, Univ. of Pittsburgh 25
Michigan 27, Missouri 19
Michigan 32, Northwestern 30
Michigan 22, Iowa 16
Michigan 38, Michigan State 15
Illinois 31, Michigan 29
Michigan 33, Minnesota 22
Syracuse 36, Michigan 326
Iowa 24, Michigan 21
Minnesota 28, Michigan 17
Ohio State 32, Michigan 31
Michigan 22, Wisconsin 13
Michigan 33, Illinois 24
Michigan 24, Wisconsin 23
Michigan 44, Ohio State 28
Michigan 46, Northwestern 14

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Big Ten Basketball 2009–10 Media Guide". CBS Interactive. p. 54. Retrieved 2010-09-02. 
  2. ^ 2007–08 Men's Basketball Media Guide. University of Michigan. 2007. p. 10. 
  3. ^ "All-Time Accolades". MGoBlue.com. CBS Interactive. pp. 4–7. 
  4. ^ "All-Time Accolades". MGoBlue.com. CBS Interactive. pp. 9–10.