With the recent signings of Alex Legion and Manny Harris, things are starting to look up for the Michigan basketball program.
Then came devastating news from the NCAA yesterday:
The NIT Committee has decided to reduce the field for its postseason tournament to 32 teams. The tournament had expanded to 40 teams in 2002.
Committee Chair C.M. Newton said a study of team and fan feedback determined that the postseason tournament is best structured when composed of four eight-team regions.
"Tommy: will you appeal this decision?"