Michigan men’s basketball coach Juwan Howard has been suspended five games and fined $40,000 for punching Wisconsin assistant coach Joe Krabbenhoft in the face after Sunday’s game.
Wisconsin coach Greg Gard was fined $10,000 for violating the conference’s sportsmanship policy but was not suspended.
Juwan Howard throws a punch. pic.twitter.com/HiC3y7yKvG
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanHoops) February 20, 2022
Krabbenhoft will not be punished over the brawl.
“Big Ten Conference coaches and student-athletes are expected to display the highest level of sportsmanship conduct,” conference commissioner Kevin Warren said in a statement. “I am grateful for the partnership with Michigan athletics director, Warde Manuel, and Wisconsin athletics director, Chris McIntosh.
“Our expectation is that the incident yesterday will provide our coaches and student-athletes with the opportunity to reflect, learn and move forward in a manner that demonstrates decorum and leadership on and off of the court.”
Here's really good raw video of the aftermath of #Michigan and #Wisconsin. You can clearly hear Juwan Howard say "I'll remember that" to Greg Gard prior to the altercation.
(Video courtesy of WKOW. Caution unedited, NSFW language.) pic.twitter.com/27N2q1OD8I
— Jeanna Trotman (@JeannaTrotmanTV) February 20, 2022
Michigan players Terrance Williams and Moussa Diabate and Wisconsin guard Jahcobi Neath were each suspended one game for also throwing punches.
SCHOOL SECURITY PUNCHES MIDDLE SCHOOL KID
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