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After brilliant run to Final Four, Michigan faces uncertainty about possible NBA departures

  • Michigan guard Trey Burke (3) walks off the court as Louisville celebrate their win during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville won 82-76. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)The Associated Press

  • Louisville forward Chane Behanan give Michigan guard Trey Burke a hug after defeating Michigan to win the NCAA Division I National Championship on Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. Louisville beat Michigan 82-76 for NCAA title. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal Constitution, Curtis Compton)The Associated Press

  • Michigan guard Tim Hardaway Jr. (10) reacts to a 3-point shot against the Louisville during the first half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)The Associated Press

  • Michigan head coach John Beilein walks the court during the second half of the NCAA Final Four tournament college basketball championship game against Louisville, Monday, April 8, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)The Associated Press

Although star point guard Trey Burke says he'll take his time before deciding whether to leave for the NBA, Michigan's future is uncertain after the 82-76 loss to Louisville in the NCAA title game.

Burke, the AP national player of the year, is an obvious candidate to turn pro after considering it last year, and the Wolverines' tournament run leaves a few other players with decisions to make, too.

Once the dust settles from all that, it will be easier to evaluate Michigan's chances of another Final Four run next season. This was the team's first since 1993, and it gave the school a chance to take pride in its basketball team again.