Men's Basketball

After a winding road, former Michigan assistant Luke Yaklich is now in the head coaching role he's always prepared for.

Being a Division I head coach seemed like a pipe dream, but so had being an assistant coach at that level. It was impossible to know where exactly his journey would lead him next. If Yaklich ever became a head coach, he wanted to be ready.

Class of 2021 prospect Will Tschetter committed to Michigan after a self-guided visit over the summer.

Tschetter forged his own visit, making the nine-hour drive to Ann Arbor alongside his mom over Fourth of July weekend.

During the Covid-19 pandemic this spring, junior guard Adrian Nunez gained a following on social media app Tik Tok, building his brand and entertaining himself and others in the process.

Over the course of the past few months, Nunez has garnered a significant amount of fame and attention on the wildly popular video-sharing platform TikTok. He boasts nearly 650,000 followers on his verified account, where he posts videos of him playing basketball, dancing and performing comedy skits.

The college basketball season is set to start Nov. 25, according to reports.

After an offseason spent in limbo, college basketball received a dose of clarity on Wednesday. The NCAA Division I Council reached a comprehensive agreement that, among other protocols, announced the 2020-21 season will start on Nov. 25.

After a breakout 2019-2020 season and with center Jon Teske graduating, fifth year senior Austin Davis will be an important piece of Michigan's rotation.

The Daily took a closer look at what went right for Davis during his breakout campaign and where there’s room for improvement entering his last go-around.

Michigan's managers compete for the coveted Manager Games title each season.

Despite the fact that the manager games are relatively unknown to fans, Michigan players and coaches have shown continued support and interest.

Michigan coach Juwan Howard should be able to rely on freshman guard Zeb Jackson for years to come.

With Zavier Simpson graduating in May, it’s time for someone else to carry the point guard baton. Enter Zeb Jackson.

Juwan Howard's persistence help secured Michigan as Mike Smith's next destination.

Last spring, as the former Columbia point guard narrowed down his list of transfer suitors, the candid and persistent approach of Michigan coach Juwan Howard stood out among the rest. In early April, Smith chose the Wolverines over Gonzaga, Arizona and Seton Hall.


The Wolverines need Dickinson, a four-star center and the 42nd-ranked recruit in the 247Sports composite rankings, to contribute right away. Two-year starter Jon Teske graduated in the spring, leaving Dickinson and fifth-year senior Austin Davis — who has yet to start in his collegiate career — as the only centers on the roster.

Howard's Herd cheers on Michigan basketball during a game against Oregon last December.

These costumed students, known as “Howard’s Herd” and previously known as the Bee-Line, have become one of the most visible and recognizable parts of attending or watching a Michigan game.