Howard sheds tears of joy as takes the reins at Michigan

Basketball 05/30/19, 11:33

Juwan Howard was overcome with tears of joys as he was introduced as Michigan's new men's basketball coach.The former member of the Fab Five has a five-year contract that will pay him $2 million in his first year.The former Miami Heat assistant coach had been a candidate to be a ...

Source: Michigan hires Juwan Howard as basketball coach

Basketball 05/22/19, 17:24

Juwan Howard is coming back to Michigan.The former member of the Fab Five has agreed to a five-year deal to coach the Wolverines, a person with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Wednesday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the announcement had not been ...

Cavs hire former Grizzlies coach JB Bickerstaff

Basketball 05/20/19, 10:57

The Cavaliers have given new coach John Beilein a seasoned right-hand man.Former Grizzlies coach J.B. Bickerstaff is joining Beilein's staff as an associate head coach, and potentially as his replacement in a few years.Bickerstaff was a candidate for Cleveland's opening and interviewed for the job before the Cavs lured Beilein ...

Beilein: Leaving Michigan for Cavs is ‘right thing to do’

Sports 05/15/19, 01:59

Whether it was the right time to leave Michigan for the Cleveland Cavaliers, John Beilein wasn't sure.One thing he had no doubt about was this: It was the right move to make.Beilein decided it was time to jump to the NBA and see if he can win on basketball's biggest ...

John Beilein brought success, pride to Michigan

Sports 05/13/19, 17:08

John Beilein called it a heck of a ride.That felt like a typical understatement from Michigan's outgoing coach.Beyond all the wins, the conference titles and the NCAA Tournament runs, Beilein's basketball team became an embodiment of the way so many Michigan fans like to feel about their athletic programs. Successful ...

sources: Cavs sign Michigan’s Beilein to 5-year deal

Sports 05/13/19, 10:44

The Cavaliers went back to college to get a coach.Cleveland has signed Michigan's John Beilein to a five-year contract, three people familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday. The deal came together quickly in the past 24 hours and was finalized Sunday after the Cavs had spent ...

Another Sweet 16 for Michigan, but no further glory

Sports 03/29/19, 14:37

In the past two seasons, Michigan reached a Final Four and a Sweet 16 on the strength of its outstanding defense.Then the Wolverines ran into a Texas Tech team that's making a similar run.Michigan's season ended with a thud Thursday night — a virtual hailstorm of missed shots from the ...

Beilein and Izzo talk about state of game on PodcastOne

Basketball 02/26/19, 13:21

Their in-state rivalry is as friendly as it is competitive, and that's the way both Michigan coach John Beilein and Michigan State coach Tom Izzo like it.The two coaches talk to AP sports writer Larry Lage on the latest episode of PodcastOne Sports Now on the eve of Sunday's showdown ...

Friendly rivals: Michigan State’s Izzo, Michigan’s Beilein

Sports 02/22/19, 02:49

Michigan coach John Beilein, shaking off the effects of anesthesia, looked at his phone for the first time a few days after having double-bypass heart surgery last summer.As Beilein scrolled through hundreds of texts sent from well-wishers, he noticed Michigan State coach Tom Izzo was among the first to reach ...

Happ, Wisconsin hand No. 2 Michigan its first loss, 64-54

Sports 01/19/19, 14:35

Ethan Happ scored 26 points and had 10 rebounds as Wisconsin handed No. 2 Michigan its first loss of the season, breaking away in the final minute for a 64-54 victory Saturday.Fans rushed the floor after the Badgers (12-6, 4-3 Big Ten) finished off the upset.The Wolverines (17-1, 6-1) closed ...

No. 2 Michigan pulls away for 74-52 win over Binghamton

Sports 12/30/18, 15:42

After another nondescript December win, John Beilein and Michigan are eager to resume Big Ten play."I know people would probably say, you'd like more nonconference games, games you're going to win by 20. I don't want them," Beilein said. "We're done with that."Iggy Brazdeikis scored 14 of his 21 points ...

No. 7 Michigan gets two big tests this week

Sports 11/27/18, 02:13

Michigan's follow-up to its national championship game appearance has been impressive so far. Despite losing three key players, the defensive-minded Wolverines have yet to lose this season and blew out then-No. 8 Villanova in a title-game rematch.Two big tests come this week.The seventh-ranked Wolverines (6-0) start the week with a ...

No. 18 Michigan, Providence win in Tip-Off tournament semis

Basketball 11/17/18, 18:12

Michigan coach John Beilein was concerned his Wolverines might suffer a letdown against George Washington after a blowout victory over No. 8 Villanova on the road.There was still a tinge of worry during the first half of Saturday's semifinal of the Air Force Reserve Tip-Off tournament when GW (0-4) cut ...

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