Sunday afternoon's trip to Indiana will officially mark the halfway point of Big Ten Conference play for the Michigan basketball team. Currently, the Wolverines are the only remaining undefeated team in the league with an 8-0 mark and boast victories over the five teams right behind them in the standings.
These eight Big Ten games have revealed plenty about Michigan and where it stacks up among the nation's elite. It seems like just yesterday that some began to write the Wolverines off as a contender once Mitch McGary opted for season-ending back surgery.
No one is doubting Michigan now. The following seven things are what everyone should take away from the Wolverines' surprising start to conference action.