Found February 13, 2013 on
Michigan head coach Brady Hoke and defensive coordinator Greg Mattison and former Wolverines football coach Lloyd Carr attended a basketball game Tuesday night. Ordinarily this would not be much of a story. Often times during the football season football coaches will attend basketball games as they chum up recruits and their families in setting that shows off the school's environment away from the football field. Hey, these recruits have to know what they'll be doing when not practicing, studying (playbooks) and grinding in preparation for Saturday, right?
But did we mention that the Michigan football coaches were attending a basketball game... in East Lansing?
Michigan's basketball team visited their in-state and Big Ten rivals Tuesday night and it just so happened the Spartans were hosting some significant recruits for the game. Coincidence? Of course not, right?
NCAA rules prevented Hoke and Mattison from being able to have contact with the football recruit...
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Michigan Football picked up commitment #3 on Tuesday when Bryan Mone (Salt Lake City, Utah) pledged to play his college football for the Wolverines. Mone is 6-foot-4, 315 pound defensive tackle. He is on the ESPNU 150 Watchlist and rivals.com ranks him as #172 overall.
As a junior, Mone racked up 71 tackles and 3 sacks for Highland High School.
Mone is a former high school teammate...
Michigan coach Brady Hoke invaded Lansing, MI on Tuesday night sitting courtside at the Michigan and Michigan State basketball rivalry. Hoke has become a regular fixture at Michigan Wolverines home basketball games. Hoke watched Michigan’s 75-52 loss to the Spartans sitting behind the Michigan bench and in front of the Izzone, Michigan State’s student section.
Hoke sat near...
Michigan Wolverines head football coach Brady Hoke made the trek up to East Lansing for the Michigan-Michigan State basketball game with his wife, his defensive coordinator Greg Mattison, and Mattison’s wife. Hoke’s sitting behind the Michigan bench, which is directly in front of the Michigan State student section; better known as the Izzone. Hoke sitting so close to the...