1930–31 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team

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1930–31 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball
Conference Big Ten Conference
1930–31 record 13–4 (8–4 Big Ten)
Head coach George Veenker
Captain Joe Downing
Home arena Yost Field House
Seasons
1930–31 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Northwestern 11 1   .917     16 1   .941
Michigan 8 4   .667     13 4   .765
Minnesota 8 4   .667     13 4   .765
Purdue 8 4   .667     12 5   .706
Illinois 7 5   .583     12 5   .706
Indiana 5 7   .417     9 8   .529
Chicago 4 8   .333     8 9   .471
Wisconsin 4 8   .333     8 9   .471
Ohio State 3 9   .250     4 13   .235
Iowa 2 10   .167     5 12   .294
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1930–31 Michigan Wolverines men's basketball team represented the University of Michigan in intercollegiate basketball during the 1930–31 season. The team compiled a 13–4 record, and 8–4 against Big Ten Conference opponents, the team finished in a tie for second place in the Big Ten. Joe Downing was the team captain, and Norman Daniels was the team's leading scorer with 152 points in 17 games for an average of 8.9 points per game.

Scoring statistics[edit]

Player Games Field goals Free throws Points Points per game[1]
Norman Daniels 17 58 36 152 8.9
Henry Weiss 17 37 20 94 5.5
DeForest Eveland 15 32 18 82 5.5
Raymond Altenhof 17 28 24 80 4.7
Robert Petrie 15 17 6 40 2.7
Ivan Williamson 16 15 6 36 2.3
Alex Shaw 12 5 7 17 1.4
Joe Downing 5 4 0 8 1.6
Roy Hudson 7 3 0 6 0.9
James Garner 8 2 1 5 0.6
Estel Tessmer 7 1 1 2 0.4
Totals 17 203 119 525 30.9

Coaching staff[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "University of Michigan Basketball Record Book" (PDF). University of Michigan. p. 25.