Everett Cook is a senior at the University of Michigan, where he studies English and Creative Writing. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe, SB Nation Longform, and ESPN the Magazine. He will be spending the summer as a sports intern with the Los Angeles Times. You can read more of his work at meverettcook.com and on Twitter at @everettcook.
Big Ten Player of the Year Nik Stauskas added nearly 20 pounds of muscle and increased his vertical jump by 5 inches during this past off-season. (Ph...