Latest DeShawn Sims Stories

2009-03-21 19:33:07

Blake Griffin had 33 points and 17 rebounds Saturday to lead second-seeded Oklahoma to a 73-63 victory over Michigan in NCAA South Region. Willie Warren added 16 points and Austin Johnson 12 for the Sooners (29-5), who advanced to the Sweet 16 for a game Friday in Memphis against the winner of Sunday's game between Arizona State and Syracuse. DeShawn Sims and Anthony Wright both scored 14 points to lead the 10th-seeded Wolverines (21-14), who were in the tournament for the first time since 1998.

2009-02-26 23:28:00

DeShawn Sims and Manny Harris combined for 56 points Thursday and Michigan shot 63 percent from the floor in defeating No. 16 Purdue 87-78. Sims had 29 points while making 13-of-16 field goal attempts. Harris had eight rebounds and four assists to go with his 27 points. Michigan (18-11, 8-8 Big Ten) won for the third time in four games. The Wolverines hope to earn an at-large berth in the NCAA Tournament, since they own wins this season over Duke and UCLA and have a 3-4 record against ranked...

2009-02-10 22:06:55

Kalin Lucas scored 15 points and Delvon Roe had 14 for No. 9 Michigan State Tuesday in a 54-42 Big Ten win over Michigan. Michigan State held slim leads for most of the second half and used free throws to stay ahead down the stretch. The Spartans (20-4, 10-2 Big Ten) have won five of their last six contests. DeShawn Sims led the Wolverines (15-10, 5-7) with 18 points. Michigan has lost seven of nine.

2009-01-31 18:07:38

E'Twaun Moore scored 17 points Saturday, sparking the 17th-ranked Purdue Boilermakers to a 67-49 win over the Michigan Wolverines. Robbie Hummel added 13 points and JaJuan Johnson 11 points for the Boilermakers (17-4, 6-2 Big Ten), who have won six in a row since opening their Big Ten schedule with two losses. DeShawn Sims and Jevohn Shepherd each scored 10 points for Michigan (14-8, 4-6), which has lost five of its last six games. The Wolverines played most of the second half without their...

2009-01-17 22:51:44

Evan Turner had 19 points and eight rebounds Saturday night to lead Ohio State to a 65-58 upset win over No. 24 Michigan. B.J. Mullens and William Buford scored 15 points each and Turner had six assists for the Buckeyes (13-3, 3-2 Big Ten), who have won three straight games. Manny Harris had 21 points, seven rebounds and six assists for Michigan (13-5, 3-3). Stu Douglass scored12 points and DeShawn Sims had 10 for the Wolverines, who lost their second straight game. Ohio State started the...

2009-01-04 16:03:44

Manny Harris's 16 points Sunday led five players who scored in double figures to pace No. 24 Michigan's 74-64 comeback win over Illinois. The Wolverines trailed 39-38 at the break and 46-40 after Mike Davis's dunk with 17:36 remaining. A layup by Laval Lucas-Perry gave Michigan a 64-62 edge with 4:57 left, a lead it kept until the final buzzer. Lucas-Perry and DeShawn Sims scored 13 points apiece. Two others scored in double figures, while Sims added nine rebounds for the Wolverines (11-3,...

2008-12-31 17:08:27

Marcus Landry and Trevon Hughes both scored 16 points Wednesday to lead Wisconsin's 73-61 win over No. 24 Michigan in the Big Ten opener for both schools. A 20-9 Wisconsin lead with 13:26 left in the first half grew to 42-31 at the break. Landry's bucket gave Wisconsin a 58-42 lead with 13:31 left, and the closest Michigan got was 64-55 on a layup by Manny Harris with 3:18 remaining. Jon Leuer scored 12 with five rebounds, and Joe Krabbenhoft added nine points and eight rebounds for the...

2008-12-06 17:32:35

DeShawn Sims had 28 points and 12 rebounds Saturday to lead Michigan to an 81-73 win over fourth-ranked Duke in the Sports Classic final. Duke beat Michigan 71-56 Nov. 21 at Madison Square Garden but Saturday the Wolverines got their first win over Duke in eight tries. Manny Harris added 17 points for Michigan (6-2). Zack Novak had 14 points for the Wolverines. Kyle Singler had 15 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists for Duke (8-1), which suffered its first loss to Michigan since Dec. 13,...

2008-11-20 23:11:58

Manny Harris made two free throws with 4 seconds left Thursday and then blocked a three-point attempt, allowing Michigan to stun No. 4 UCLA 55-52. In an entertaining early-season meeting of high-profile basketball programs, the Wolverines (3-0) advanced to the title game of the 2K Sports Classic against Duke by overcoming a 10-point, first-half deficit. The Bruins joined Pac-10 rival USC as a major upset victim Thursday. The 20th-ranked Trojans fell to Seton Hall earlier in the evening in...

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