- Michael Rothstein, ESPN Detroit Lions reporter
This is a big shift for a program that had been trending upward the past few seasons. It loses a former starter in Smotrycz and someone who was looked at as a likely backup point guard to Trey Burke in Brundidge.
It also leaves Michigan with more holes to fill than it had 24 hours ago. Here's the immediate aftermath:
The Michigan basketball roster had a major overhaul Wednesday afternoon when sophomores Evan Smotrycz and Colton Christian along with freshman Carlton Brundidge decided to transfer.