Stats Dive – Luke Yaklich

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Luke Yaklich’s appointment as the associate head coach for the basketball program has led many to a quick dive into the defensive footprint of Michigan while Yaklich was there. If you’re unaware, Yaklich is widely regarded as the architect which saw the Wolverines skyrocket from a middling defensive team to an elite one.

I get that sports aren’t/shouldn’t be simply a look at numbers/percentages, but quantifiable and tangible things often can make for interesting conversations.

For this exercise, I’m simply looking at two-point field goal percentage defense and three-point field goal percentage defense.

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