Michigan coach Beilein keeps mood light to fuel growth in young charges
Ann Arbor -- They were 33,000 feet in the air, way up where you can see just about anything. The music started thumping and the players started dancing, and tucked into a front seat, the coach put his arms up and joined the swaying.Yes, John Beilein did the "Harlem Shake," sort of. This is Michigan's first Final Four dance in 20 years and Beilein's first, and to appreciate how the Wolverines ended up here, you have to appreciate how the mild-mannered 60-year-old coach connected with one of the youngest teams in the country.
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