The Michigan Wolverines men’s basketball team will be the intercollegiate men’s basketball program representing the University of Michigan. The college competes in the Big Ten Conference in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The Wolverines play basketball games in the Crisler Center at Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan has won one NCAA Championship as well as two National Invitation Tournaments (NIT), two Big Ten Conference titles and two Big Ten Tournament titles. Additionally, it has won an NIT name and a Big Ten Tournament which were vacated due to NCAA sanctions. The team is trained by Juwan Howard.
Michigan has had 31 All-Americans, chosen 44 times. Eight of these have been consensus All-Americans, which are Cazzie Russell (two times), Rickey Green, Gary Grant, Chris Webber, Trey Burke, as well as Harry Kipke, Richard Doyle and Bennie Oosterbaan (two-times) who were retroactively chosen from the Helms Foundation. Twelve All-Americans happen to be at least two-time honorees. Russell was the sole three-time All-American.
Michigan basketball players are successful in basketball. Fifty-eight have been drafted into the National Basketball Association (NBA); twenty-six of those were first round draft selections, including both Cazzie Russell and Chris Webber who were drafted first overall. The 1990 NBA draft where Rumeal Robinson was chosen 10th, Loy Vaught was chosen 13th, also Terry Mills was selected 16th made Michigan the third of ten schools which have had three or more players chosen in the initial round of the same draft. Five players have gone on to become NBA champions for a total of eight times and eight gamers have become NBA All-Stars a total of 18 times. Rudy Tomjanovich coached both the 1994 and 1995 NBA Finals Champions. Glen Rice is among only nine basketball players to have won a state high school championship, NCAA name and NBA championship.
During the 1990s Michigan suffered an NCAA violations scandal, explained as involving one of the biggest amounts of illicit money in NCAA history, even when Ed Martin loaned four players a reported total of $616,000. Due to NCAA sanctions, documents from the 1992 Final Four, the 1992–93 year, and 1995–99 seasons have been vacated. Throughout this article asterisks awards, records and honors that have been vacated.