REPORT: Juwan Howard to retain Michigan assistant coach

According to reports that surfaced on Tuesday night, top Michigan assistant and defensive guru Luke Yaklich is leaving the Wolverines to take a position with Shaka Smart at Texas. Embed from Getty Images Though Yaklich is leaving town, Brendan Quinn of The Athletic is reporting that his sources have indicated to him that Wolverines’ assistant … Read more

REPORT: Michigan basketball loses top assistant coach

According to reports, former Michigan basketball assistant Luke Yaklich is leaving the Wolverines to accept a job with Texas. Sources: Texas' Shaka Smart is expected to hire former Michigan assistant Luke Yaklich as an assistant coach. Was the Wolverines' defensive coordinator over the past few seasons. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) May 29, 2019 Yaklich was … Read more

Michigan assistant Luke Yaklich’s wife, Amy, shuts down Rumors, Jeff Moss

Michigan basketball was dealt quite the blow when John Beilein revealed he was abruptly leaving the Wolverines to become the head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Beilein leaving was bad enough for Michigan but the question was, what kind of effect would it have on other staff members in the program, specifically, assistant coach Luke … Read more

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REPORT: 3 Coaches emerge as serious candidates to replace John Beilein at Michigan

According to a report, three coaches have emerged as serious candidates to replace John Beilein as head basketball coach at the University of Michigan. Embed from Getty Images Those three coaches are former Fab Five member Juwan Howard, Providence head coach Ed Cooley, and current Michigan Assistant, Luke Yaklich. Three names that have emerged as … Read more

Michigan basketball head coaching search seemingly down to 6 candidates

When John Beilein announced he was leaving Michigan to head to the NBA, most fans and experts agreed that it would be nearly impossible to replace him. Now that targets like Billy Donovan and Brad Stevens are reportedly off the table, it seems like the Wolverines will have to settle for a lesser candidate than … Read more

JUST IN: Michigan interviews two basketball coaching candidates over weekend

According to a report from Michigan Insider’s Sam Webb, Michigan interviewed a pair of candidates to replace John Beilein as head basketball coach over the weekend. Embed from Getty Images Webb is reporting the Wolverines’ have interviewed current assistants Luke Yaklich and Saddi Washington. From Michigan Insider: “Heading into the weekend we confirmed news that … Read more