ATLANTA (97.1 The Ticket) “Everybody’s down a little,” an obviously emotional Mitch McGary said in the locker room after Michigan’s NCAA championship loss to Louisville.READ MORE: Multiple Injuries Reported In House Explosion, Fire In Pottstown, Officials Say
McGary, whose high-flying play earned praise from the Fab Five’s Jalen Rose, among many others, said his only plan for Tuesday was to “wake up and get back at it.”
But he sidestepped one big question — Will he return to Michigan next season?READ MORE: 15-Year-Old Boy Found Dead Inside Stranger's Home In South Philadelphia, Police Say
“I don’t really know,” McGary said. “I’m not going to answer that question right now.”
Discussing Michigan’s special season led by a roster of young players, McGary said the loss at the end doesn’t shade the whole year, saying, “Just to go through the season and make it this far, to fight through that adversity, is just a tremendous accomplishment for this team.”MORE NEWS: New Study Says Vaccines Only Slightly Reduce Risk Of Getting Long COVID
He added the coaches told players after the game to keep their heads high. “A lot of the coaches, players said they wish they could have been part of this, going off that, that’s something special when people like Cazzi Russell, the Fab Five are saying that and wishing they could have been part of this,” McGary said.