Junior Hemingway completed his Michigan football career by being named Most Valuable Player of the Sugar Bowl.
A month later, one of his prized possessions from that final game was stolen from his father's home in Conway, S.C.
Hemingway's Sugar Bowl watch, along with a Gator Bowl watch and Outback Bowl ring from previous years, were among numerous valuables reported stolen during a break-in last Friday morning, according to the Myrtle Beach Sun News.
The bowl-game gifts are valued at 1,000 each, the report said.
Hemingway caught two touchdown passes in the Wolverines' 23-20 Sugar Bowl victory over Virginia Tech on January 4 in New Orleans.
Michigan announced Tuesday that its allotment of nearly 25,000 tickets for next season's opener against defending national champion Alabama sold out without a public sale. The game is September 1 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
"We have received unprecedented interest in tickets for the Cowboys Classic game, said Hunter ...