Ann Arbor, Michigan (AP) – Juvan Howard resumed his role as Michigan basketball coach after serving a five-game dismissal on hit an assistant from Wisconsin in the head.
Howard met individually with each player on Monday when the team had no practice.
Wolverines are in the NCAA tournament with an overall record of 17-13 and an 11-9 mark in the top ten.
With coach Phil Martelli replacing Howard, Michigan closed the regular season with a win over the then-number. 23 Ohio State on the road on Sunday.
On Thursday in Indianapolis, Howard will return to the sidelines, leading Raamaha, which sat at number eight, against Indiana at number nine in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament.