staff, March 8, 2017

The Michigan men's basketball team plane was involved in an accident Wednesday afternoon, and the Wolverines are making alternate travel plans to get to Washington D.C. for the 2017 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament.

No. 8 Michigan opens the tourney vs. No. 9 Illinois at noon ET Thursday on BTN.

Read the team's full release in the tweet below, plus see a picture of the plane at the bottom of the post.