Journey from high school teacher to UM assistant took 5 years.
Wolverines had lift Thursday from players with little or no tournament experience.
Guard in the man bun scored 39 points in Thursday’s win over San Diego State.
Kelvin Sampson’s Cougars making first trip to NCAA Tournament since 2010.
Michigan, Ohio State move on to Saturday’s games.
Wolverines top Montana 61-47 in marathon NCAA Tournament game.
DeAndre Haynes has been a force in Michigan’s guard play and offensive output.
Beilein himself coached Richmond’s upset of South Carolina in 1998.
Buckeyes face South Dakota State in Boise; Michigan set to take on Montana in Wichita.
Wolverines’ tournament run starts in Wichita, not Detroit.