Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

Athletics

  1. This year's Olympians

    U-M students and alums will be skating for their country in the Vancouver games.

  2. Top sports moments of the decade

    What were the biggest games, the most impressive performances, the best Wolverine teams of the ’00s? Sportswriter John U. Bacon makes his picks. What are yours?

    Plus: David Brandon named U-M athletic director.

  3. Brandon named U-M athletic director

    University of Michigan alumnus and former football player David Brandon has been named U-M’s new athletic director. Brandon, the CEO of Domino’s Pizza, has also served as a Regent for the University.

  4. Bill Martin's legacy

    As he approaches retirement, the athletic director will go down as one of U-M’s most influential figures.

  5. Built to last

    How U-M’s greatest coaches construct programs that win for years.
    Plus: Slideshow: U-M’s top coaches

  6. The Big House after hours

    Tons of trash, visitors from all over the earth and the 50-Yard-Line Club keep it hopping. Plus: football update and stadium photos.

  7. Victors valiant

    Wolverines romp through the NCAA tournaments.
    Slideshow

  8. What I learned from Bo

    John U. Bacon, a lecturer in U-M’s history department and Michigan Today’s sportswriter, won the 2009 Golden Apple Award, given by U-M students for great teaching. In this excerpt from his “ideal last lecture” he describes a lesson learned from—and does a spot-on impersonation of—coach Schembechler.

  9. 20 years later

    In 1989, Michigan’s men’s basketball team made an improbable run through the NCAA tournament, winning the national title in a heartstopper against Seton Hall.