Red Berenson was honored for his 33 seasons of coaching Michigan ice hockey Thursday when the rink inside Yost Arena was officially named the Red Berenson Rink at Yost Ice Arena.
The Board of Regents approved an addition to the historic arena's naming structure at its monthly meeting, which took place on the UM-Flint campus.
Plans for the Schembechler Hall football performance center continue to move forward, as the Board of Regents on Thursday approved the schematic design for the new center.
Michigan Athletics will strive for zero-waste game days at Michigan Stadium, helping to move the University of Michigan closer to reaching its campus sustainability goals.
Athletes who will participate in sports this fall and winter can have a free, customized mouth guard made for them during the School of Dentistry's annual Mouth Guard Clinic on July 29.
The University of Michigan athletic department expects a budget surplus of $2.4 million for the current fiscal year and projects a $2 million surplus in the coming 2018 fiscal year.
The University of Michigan Athletic Department announced Thursday that its men's basketball head coach position has been endowed through a gift by David and Meredith Kaplan of Los Angeles, California, both alumni of the university.
Plans to construct a new football performance center and provide infrastructure improvements in the Bennie Oosterbaan Field House were approved Thursday by the Board of Regents.
The University of Michigan on Thursday launched the Exercise & Sport Science Initiative, a new research program that draws on experts from a wide range of faculty and students across campus, Michigan Athletics and industry partners to optimize physical performance and health for athletes and exercisers of all ages and abilities.
When it comes to boasting Olympic-level athletes qualifying to participate in the elite games, the University of Michigan can name many. This year, one such athlete is Zach Burns, a returning sophomore and an Ann Arbor native, who has been selected to represent the United States on the 2016 Paralympic Rowing Team this September.
A group of 23 competitors with University of Michigan connections punched their tickets to the 2016 Olympic Games and Paralympics that start next month in Brazil.
Ketra Armstrong, professor and associate dean in the University of Michigan School of Kinesiology, was appointed as the university’s faculty athletics representative to the National Collegiate Athletic Association and Big Ten conference.
The three-year appointment, effective Sept. 1, was made by President Mark Schlissel.
The University of Michigan Athletic Department on Thursday presented to the Board of Regents a balanced budget based on operating expenses of $154.8 million for the 2017 fiscal year.
Highlights of the budget, presented by Warde Manuel, the Donald R. Shepherd Director of Athletics, include:
The University of Michigan has finalized and updated its agreement with Nike Inc. to become the Wolverines' official athletic footwear, apparel and equipment provider.
A shock-absorbing football helmet system being developed at the University of Michigan could blunt some dangerous physics that today's head protection ignores.
To be a great Zamboni driver, you've got to love the rink.
You've also got to love the finished product — perfect ice, or as close to perfect as possible.
Warde Manuel has been named the Donald R. Shepherd Director of Athletics at the University of Michigan. The appointment was announced Friday by President Mark S. Schlissel.
University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced Wednesday that the university will launch a national search for its next director of intercollegiate athletics.
Parking & Transportation Services and the Athletic Department again are asking for employees' assistance, as they work to provide parking for the 2015 U-M home football season that kicks off Saturday.