UVU Men’s Basketball Announces Addition of Michael Johnston To Staff

first_imgSeptember 13, 2019 /Sports News – Local UVU Men’s Basketball Announces Addition of Michael Johnston To Staff FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOREM, Utah-Friday, Utah Valley men’s basketball head coach Mark Madsen announced the hiring of Michael Johnson as director of basketball operations for the Wolverines’ program.Johnson has spent the past three seasons as an assistant coach at NAIA school the College of Idaho.During his time with the Yotes, he helped lead them to two consecutive Cascade Conference Tournament titles and a pair of semifinal appearances at the NAIA Division II National Championship tournament.Johnson, a native of Eagle, Idaho, starred at Weber State on the Wildcats’ golf team. He was the team captain in 2014 and 2015 and honored as the Weber State Male-Scholar athlete of the year award winner in 2015.In 2015-16, he worked as a student manager/assistant for the Wildcats’ men’s basketball team and helped lead the squad to a Big Sky Conference tournament championship and an appearance in the NCAA Tournament.Johnson earned a bachelor’s degree from Weber State in business administration in 2015 and has a wife, Katie. Brad James Written by Tags: College of Idaho/Mark Madsen/Michael Johnson/UVU Men’s Basketballlast_img

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