Men's Basketball


Michigan freshman wing Franz Wagner will miss the next four-to-six weeks with a non-surgical fracture to his right wrist, according to a Michigan spokesperson.

Sophomore forward Colin Castleton played just 3.5 minutes per game in his freshman season.

Castleton remained in Ann Arbor over the summer, where he worked with strength and conditioning coach Jon Sanderson to gain much-needed muscle. With first-year coach Juwan Howard’s positionless basketball philosophy, his added speed, strength and ability to guard multiple positions bodes well for his anticipated spike in playing time.

Deandre Haynes served as one of the assistant coaches for the Michigan basketball team the last two seasons, and is now an assistant at Maryland.

ROSEMONT, Ill. — When John Beilein shook the college basketball world with his sudden decision to leave Michigan in May, the impact was felt beyond Ann Arbor and Cleveland.

Michigan coach Juwan Howard spoke on the roles of freshman Franz Wagner, sophomore Brandon Johns and junior Eli Brooks.

The Daily breaks down what Michigan coach Juwan Howard had to say at Big Ten Media Day.


After California's landmark legislation allowing college athletes to profit off their likeness, the Big Ten and Michigan offer their takes on the hot button issue.

Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard took a similar approach to prior years with regards to regular season scheduling.

Michigan’s non-conference basketball schedule is complete, and the athletic department willl be writing out a handsome check to go with it.

Michigan coach Juwan Howard is already giving offers to some of the nation's top recruits two months into his job.

On Monday, Michigan coach Juwan Howard sat at the front of four rectangular tables, pieced together to form a square.

Jordan Poole was taken in the first round by the Warriors.

On Thursday night, Poole took the first step towards proving them wrong. The Golden State Warriors selected Poole with the 28th pick in the draft. He’ll be playing alongside Stephen Curry next season, making nearly $2 million on a guaranteed contract.

“I feel like being in the situation I’m in, I made the right decision,” Poole told ESPN.

Former Michigan guard Charles Matthews was deemed one of the top wing defenders in the draft before suffering an ACL injury.

Bilas had high praise for Poole and Brazdeikis and believes that both have shown enough to get drafted in the second half of the night. Though Poole seemed to show more promise with his shooting and ability to pass, Bilas admired Brazdeikis’ aggressive mindset. But regardless of each player’s pros, Bilas indicated that both are still raw talents that have a long way to go before becoming a staple in the NBA.

Juwan Howard will earn $11.2 million over five years as Michigan's coach.

Juwan Howard, introduced last month as the Wolverines’ new basketball coach, will make $11.2 million over a five-year deal, per his memorandum of understanding. The deal was obtained by The Daily via a Freedom of Information Act request.