Michigan Basketball: Should Wolverines claim 2013 national title?

The University of Louisville will officially vacate the 2013 national title after losing its appeal on Tuesday

This is the first time the NCAA has ever vacated a men's basketball national title.

"I can not say this strongly enough: We believe the NCAA is simply wrong", said university interim president Greg Postel.

Now that the NCAA has ruled on this appeal, it would be ideal for everyone at Louisville to move on and begin the necessary work to fix the damage done to the program itself.

Though some of us have joked about this, one of the NCAA's arguments for not penalizing UNC was that the classes were available to all students, bogus though they were.

But the biggest problem the NCAA may face is that there is no sense of fairness felt by its 350 Division I institutions not named the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

"None of that stuff was going on in 2013", added Ware, who suffered a gruesome broken leg in the Cardinals' victory in the Elite Eight.

The reason for the "Draconian penalties", as previously described by#Louisville, is because ineligible student-athletes played for the program during the 2011-2015 period.

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"The pain this decision has created for our fans and our players who were not involved in the events in question is the most regretful result of this determination", said University of Louisville interim president Greg Postel.

It should be noted, however, that Louisville is a school facing the prospect of some lean years.

The FBI investigation that rocked college basketball prior to the start of the 2017-2018 season has much more coming, according to Yahoo Sports, but the NCAA may have given a glimpse of what is to come on Tuesday morning. ESPN also shared this picture of Pitino. It also must forfeit about $600,000 in tournament payouts from those seasons.

Beilein told reporters in Ann Arbor on Tuesday that he doesn't consider MI the rightful 2013 national champions even though the Louisville team that defeated the Wolverines in the title game has now been discredited. Former Louisville staffer Brandon Williams was issued a one-year show cause penalty for allegedly not fully cooperating with the NCAA's investigation; Williams has appealed that decision, but Postel said Tuesday that he did not know the status of his appeal.

"But our eyeballs say otherwise", Maize n Brew managing editor Anthony Broome writes, "as they did when Trey Burke's block was most certainly clean, so we are going to commemorate this de-facto national title anyways". Despite the decision to move on from the program's athletic leadership, the school did not agree with the decision.

"Honestly, I think it would be a hard case", Tyra said. I think the value of trying to beat the NCAA on guidelines is hard. "But I also have done roses and flowers, anything with a lot of shading".

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