Five-star SG Nimai Burnett, a top Michigan target in the 2020 class and a fellow Chicago native as Juwan Howard, said the following about Michigan’s new coach:
2020 5-star guard Nimari Burnett says he knows Juwan Howard "very well." Both are Chicago natives. Burnett met him when he was around 9 or 10 and has known Howard since; ran into him at the airport about a week ago and shared a brief conversation (not about Michigan).
— Orion Sang (@orion_sang) May 22, 2019