See all 41 reviews. But now, the Wolverines need a strong Poole to beat Texas A&M on Thursday. Enough people on Twitter even mistook him for Jordan Peele, prompting the Oscar-winning “Get Out” director to fire off an ironic tweet about his jump-shot practice paying off. “Slump?” Poole interjected from the locker over. Privacy Policy He helps us play loose. Both team option years could see Poole make up to $2.1 million each season. If you keep your confidence, good things come.". He got better.”. Nothing bothers him. ", By the last dozen games of the regular season, Poole was averaging almost 16 minutes a game—a signal that he'd started to win over his coaches, too. And to his credit, even through all the hype, new Instagram followers and celebrity shootouts, Poole seems to understand just that. "No matter what the situation was, I was going to keep working. University of Michigan Filter by All Jordan Poole video Sort by Featured Best selling Alphabetically, A-Z Alphabetically, Z-A Price, low to high Price, high to low Date, old to new Date, new to old Freshman guard Jordan Poole has enjoyed growing fame after his buzzer-beating shot to send the Wolverines to the Sweet Sixteen. When his private middle school insisted its students wear pants as part of their uniforms, Jordan rolled his pant legs up so he would be in full compliance but still stand out. "We were like, 'We're about to start a movement.' Career Opportunities According to, Poole is set to earn $1.9 million this season and $2 million next season. For his legacy at Michigan to be more than just one shining moment. By using this site, you agree to our: R. Kelly’s “Friend” Who Paid His $100K Bond Wants Her Money Back: Report. He became particularly close with Haynes, a first-year assistant with the Wolverines. He began his collegiate career at Fordham, where he was named 2014-15 Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Year in his lone season with the Rams. "He's always happy," assistant coach DeAndre Haynes says. Naturally, attention has swarmed Poole. “I just can’t not smile every time I look at it, like, ‘Yo, I actually hit that.’ ”. Poole was so effective that he began cutting into Charles Matthews’ minutes — the redshirt sophomore guard who led Michigan in scoring during non-conference play. And in games, he's made the most of every minute he's on the court. Makes it very likely he will make Miami's roster, unless he's traded. If he was called for a foul he didn't think he deserved, they encouraged him to ask for an explanation from the official. When the buzzer sounds, he bounces across the court, accosting every teammate he encounters with a high-five or a hug. And I was always going to find a way to get better. And for the fourth year in a row, the Wolverines have produced a first-round NBA Draft pick. It’s even more reason why the play is one of the most — if not the most — improbable shots of the NCAA Tournament. “You’re in a slump right now, bro,” Livers responded. @_school_boy_q1. The 6’9” forward was named to the 2018-19 All-Big East First Team after averaging 16.5 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 36.1 minutes over 36 games (all starts) as a senior. But after practice, they're organized by whether or not they're members of the drip boys. He was born for the spotlight, relishing almost all the focus that’s come his way. To avoid the same fate, Poole and Michigan need to knock down 3-pointers — and efficiently so. With a lull in game action, until training camp begins, the news will likely slow down for many around the league. Poole, 20, averaged 9.3 points, 2.1 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 22.4 minutes over 76 career games in two seasons at Michigan. 4.9. And he's a wonderful young man who's growing every day. But Poole never wavered. Fifteen points against Ohio State. He asked how the drip boys were doing. On the next trip down the floor, Poole jockeyed with junior forward Brent Hibbitts for a rebound. But he quickly came to the same realization that every coach who's ever worked with Poole has had: It's impossible to shake him. Just click and lets get to it! But under the bright lights of Madison Square Garden, Poole’s attempts simply wouldn’t fall, finishing with just 13 total points over four games. But Poole soon began executing the simpler maneuvers — “winning plays” as Beilein describes them — and was rewarded with more agency and playing time. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Soon after, they discovered they shared a lot of the same interests, and now they talk all the time and play Fortnite together. But through it all, he never lost the element of his game that has always mattered most. Willing to help and brighten anyones day! “He’ll pop out of his slump sometime,” Livers said. Then the two meet in the middle, high-fiving and smiling. "You're about to go back there," Gray told him. You'd be lucky to play overseas. In the weeklong break between the Big Ten tournament and the NCAA tournament, Michigan's players competed against one another in an intrasquad scrimmage to stay fresh. At first, Poole and Beilein butted heads. Michigan’s Jordan Poole hit the SAME SHOT in high school @jordan_system. In fact, he began to offer previews of what Michigan fans could expect from him. According to Miami Heat reporter for the Miami Herald, Anthony Chiang, the Heat are not expected to waive former Wolverine Duncan Robinson and will pick up his $1 million option this season, making his contract fully guaranteed.