Coach Weathers attended Suomi College (now Finlandia University) and then Michigan State University with a double major of Business Administration & Education. He later attended Wake Forest University where he obtained his LL.A., and attended the University of St Thomas, where he received a Master's degree in Catechetical Studies.
Michael played basketball while at Suomi College and later worked for legendary Jud Heathcote & the Michigan State basketball program while he was in East Lansing. Weathers also coached 7 years in high school basketball & AAU, amassing a 93-33 win-loss record (74%) and 4 years of high school & travel baseball, with a 101-29 win-loss record (77%).
He is the proud father of a son, Bryant Alan (Stacy) & daughter Laura Beth.
Coach Weathers currently holds a position with Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph's County as the Director of Volunteer Care.