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CBB Insider Names 2 Coaches 'Unlikely' To Leave Current Jobs For Michigan

A general view of Michigan's basketball arena during a game.

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 04: A general view inside the Crisler Center at the University of Michigan during a game between the Wayne State Warriors and Michigan Wolverines on November 4, 2013 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Several major names have been mentioned in conjunction with the head coaching vacancy at Michigan. The Wolverines are looking for John Beilein's replacement.

Given the program's recent success, it is reasonable to assume Michigan should be able to attract a strong list of candidates. Already, coaches from several Power 5 programs and NBA franchises have been linked to the opening.

However, this morning, Stadium college basketball insider Jeff Goodman reported that two accomplished head coaches would not be willing to leave their current jobs for Ann Arbor.

Those coaches are Florida's Mike White and Notre Dame's Mike Brey.

The 60-year-old Brey has been at Notre Dame since 2000. He has taken the Fighting Irish to 12 NCAA Tournaments, including a pair of Elite Eight appearances.

White, 42, has been at Florida since 2015. He's led the Gators to the last three NCAA Tournaments, including a trip to the Elite Eight in 2017.

Both would be strong fits for Michigan on paper, but it appears that they won't be in reality.