Report: Michigan assistant to be named head coach of C-USA program
According to various reports, one piece of Michigan’s coaching staff is expected to be named the next head coach at Charlotte.
According to Bruce Feldman with FOX Sports and The Athletic, Biff Poggi is expected to land the head coaching job at Charlotte. Poggi is Michigan’s associate head coach and has drawn rave reviews from those within the program for playing a key role in the turnaround of the Wolverines.
Poggi is expected to remain on with the Michigan program for the rest of the Wolverines season.
— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) November 15, 2022
According to Adam Rittenberg with ESPN, Poggi is widely recognized for building St. Frances Academy into a national power at the high school ranks.
Sources: #Charlotte is set to hire #Michigan associate head coach Biff Poggi as its next coach. Poggi built St. Frances Academy in Baltimore into a national power. Fascinating hire for Charlotte. @mzenitz first reported.
— Adam Rittenberg (@ESPNRittenberg) November 15, 2022
If Poggi is hired at Charlotte, it will be interesting to see how that program fares under his tutelage. It will also be worth monitoring where Michigan pivots if Poggi does indeed leave.