Milwaukee men’s basketball head coach Pat Baldwin has announced the hiring of Mike Winans to the position of Director of Basketball Operations.
Winans comes to the Panthers from Harvard and will work directly with Baldwin on coordinating team travel, budget, practices and other program functions.
Winans spent the past four seasons as a member of Tommy Amaker’s staff at Harvard, helping the Crimson claim Ivy League championships in two of the last three competition seasons. He was responsible for video coordination and assisting in basketball operations for the team.
A 2011 graduate of North Central College in Naperville, Ill., with a degree in Marketing, Winans played basketball for four seasons, serving as a team captain as a senior while also winning the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) championship in 2011. He was also a two-time all-academic honoree.
Winans grew up in Mount Prospect, Ill., and is married to Dr. Alina Winans.