August 5, 2022
Athletic director Warde Manuel has announced that ice hockey head coach Mel Pearson will not return for the 2022-23 season, amid a lengthy review of the program.
July 3, 2022
Former National Coach of the Year Tracy Smith has been named U-M’s head baseball coach, succeeding Erik Bakich, who accepted the head coach position at Clemson University.
July 1, 2022
President Mary Sue Coleman and Athletic Director Warde Manuel have issued a statement about the Big Ten Conference voting to accept the University of California, Los Angeles and the University of Southern California.
June 16, 2022
The U-M athletic department expects balanced budgets for both the current fiscal year and the one that begins July 1, despite continued challenges amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
June 14, 2022
Five U-M varsity athletic teams — men’s basketball, women’s basketball, women’s gymnastics, softball and women’s tennis — achieved perfect multiyear scores in 2020-21 Academic Progress Rate data.
April 9, 2022
The U-M spirit team won two national titles April 8 at the National Cheerleaders Association & United Dance Association Collegiate Cheer & Dance Championship.
March 24, 2022
The athletic department will upgrade video production capabilities for all athletic facilities, replace the outdated Michigan Stadium public address system and end zone video scoreboards, and improve safety infrastructure.
March 10, 2022
Kim Barnes Arico will be known as the J. Ira and Nicki Harris Family Head Women’s Basketball Coach after a $3 million gift on behalf of Nicki Harris and the late J. Ira Harris.
February 21, 2022
A white graduate student at U-M named John Behee explored how many Black athletes had played for U-M, and he found several of the 187 who lettered at U-M before 1972.
February 16, 2022
U-M and head football coach Jim Harbaugh have agreed to a new five-year contract that runs through the 2026 season.