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Michigan Men's Basketball Team Plane Slides Off Runway After Aborted Takeoff

The Michigan men's basketball team was involved in a plane accident today - thankfully, everyone's OK.

In a scary turn of events, the Michigan men's basketball team's plane slid off the runway before its trip to Washington, D.C. for the Big Ten Tournament. Heavy winds forced the pilots to abort the takeoff as the plane slid off the runway.

Here is a release from the team:

Here is a photo of the team's plane:

Thankfully, no one onboard was hurt. The Wolverines were headed to Washington D.C. for the Big Ten tournament.

Michigan and Illinois face off tomorrow, March 9, at 12:00 p.m. E.T.