Michigan basketball discovered some assist through the switch portal on Friday night with the dedication from former Duke ahead, Joey Baker. Jason Jordan with Sports Illustrated broke the information.
The 6-foot-6 Baker had a four-year profession with Duke. He is the previous Thirty third-ranked participant from the category of 2018 in response to the 247Sports composite rating.
During his four-year stint with Duke, Baker performed in 89 profession video games, averaged 4 points-per-game whereas taking part in 11 minutes-per-game. An enormous motive Juwan Howard might have wished the previous Blue Devil is for his exterior taking pictures, Baker shot 37% from 3 throughout his tenure with Duke.
While this choose up might not bounce off the charts to Michigan followers, the Wolverines wanted some main assist after shedding Moussa Diabate and Caleb Houstan to the NBA Draft. The maize and blue additionally misplaced Frankie Collins to Arizona State through the switch portal.
Baker was a staff captain throughout his senior 12 months at Duke and he’ll present some management to a younger Michigan staff after it misplaced Eli Brooks to commencement.
Baker will likely be coming into his fifth season of play subsequent 12 months with the Wolverines and he selected Michigan over each Georgia and George Washington the place he additionally visited.
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