The University of Michigan has officially announced the hiring of former Wolverine star Brian Wiseman as their new assistant coach.  You can read the press release here.  Wiseman spent this past season as an assistant coach with the Houston Aeros, who lost in six games to Binghamton in the AHL Calder Cup finals.

Meanwhile, up north in da U.P., Mel Pearson has made his first hire and it’s former Wolverine standout Bill Muckalt, who was a finalist for the Michigan job.  You can read that press release with quotes from Pearson and Muckalt here.