The Cavaliers have their next head coach, and Michigan needs a new one.
Cleveland has agreed to hire Michigan head basketball coach John Beilein as the team's next head coach.
Thanks to everyone at the Univ of Michigan for their incredible support these last 12 years. Our fans , alums , leaders, players and students are AMAZING It has been a heck of a ride and I hope you enjoyed our teams and staff as much as I did !Go Blue Forever ! #GoBlue— John Beilein (@JohnBeilein) May 13, 2019
The news was first reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Beilein leaves Ann Arbor as the program's winningest head coach. His teams have finished as the national runner-up twice, won two Big Ten regular-season championships and two Big Ten Tournament titles.
At Michigan, Beilein failed to make the NCAA Tournament just three times in 12 years, leaving with a record of 278–150 at the school.