Michigan walk-on Corey Person will return to the program for an additional season. Full athletic department release below:
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – University of Michigan men’s basketball head coach John Beilein announced today (Wednesday, July 11) that guard Corey Person (Kalamazoo, Mich./Central HS) will return for a fifth year of eligibility for the upcoming 2012-13 season.
“Corey has ingrained himself in this program, and we were thrilled to extend him the offer to return,” said Beilein. “There are so many great intangibles Corey brings to the program — leadership, attitude and character. With a very young team, we feel it is very important that Corey bring these intangibles back for one more season.”
“It has been a great honor to be a part of this program and to return is just a blessing,” said Person. “Coach Beilein and the staff have given me a great opportunity to continue my career and to be a leader for this team — something I take very seriously. I look forward to helping thi