U of M head basketball coach going to NBA

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ANN ARBOR (WJRT) - (5/13/19) - The head coach of Michigan Basketball is leaving Ann Arbor for the NBA.

According to ESPN, John Beilein has agreed to a five-year deal to become the new head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Beilein has coached the Wolverines since 2007 and was under contract for another few years.

The deal was apparently reached Sunday. U of M administrators and players found out Monday morning.