September 23, 2021

Athletics

  1. January 8, 2021

    U-M, Harbaugh agree on four-year contract extension

    Athletic director Warde Manuel has announced that the university and head football coach Jim Harbaugh have reached an agreement on a contract extension that runs through the 2025 football season.

  2. December 2, 2020

    Football game with Maryland canceled; practice paused

    The U-M athletic department has paused football practices until Dec. 7, and the Dec. 5 game against Maryland has been canceled and will not be rescheduled, due to COVID-19-related factors.

  3. October 27, 2020

    University reminds campus community about football parking

    The U-M athletic department and Division of Public Safety and Security request that all personal and university vehicles be parked away from Michigan Stadium each Friday by 10 p.m. prior to home football games.

  4. September 19, 2020

    Big Ten sets football schedule; Michigan opens at Minnesota

    The Big Ten Conference has announced an eight-game conference-only schedule for the 2020 football season, starting Oct. 24. Michigan will travel to Minnesota to play for the “Little Brown Jug.”

  5. September 16, 2020

    Big Ten announces return of football starting Oct. 23-24

    The Big Ten Conference has announced the return of the 2020 football season this fall. Games will begin starting the weekend of Oct. 23-24. U-M will not have fans at home athletic events.

  6. August 11, 2020

    Big Ten postpones fall sports competition due to COVID-19

    The Big Ten Conference announced Aug. 11 that it is postponing all fall sports competition and conference championships due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

  7. June 29, 2020

    Revenue losses from COVID-19 make Athletics deficit likely in FY ’21

    The U-M athletic department expects a budget surplus of $1 million for the current fiscal year and, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, projects a budget deficit for the fiscal year that begins July 1.

  8. June 16, 2020

    Athletics announces process for student-athlete return to sports

    Football, men’s basketball and women’s basketball student-athletes will be welcomed back to campus starting this week should they choose to participate in voluntary strength and conditioning workouts.

  9. June 8, 2020

    Ross Athletic Campus — South Complex certified as LEED Silver

    The Stephen M. Ross Athletic Campus — South Complex earned certification as a LEED Silver building, recognizing sustainability efforts to create healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings.

  10. March 12, 2020

    U-M, Big Ten cancel remainder of winter, spring sports seasons

    U-M has suspended all athletic activities, including practices, until further notice in response to the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. The cancellation follows a similar announcement by the Big Ten Conference.