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Wolverines can wrap up bowl eligibility against Terps

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Michigan's football program has always had high standards, which is why a bowl appearance may not be enough to save coach Brady Hoke's job. That being said, the Wolverines can find some joy in the fact that they're playing for a postseason berth this weekend, considering how poorly the season started. "One thing about this team, they have been unified. They have...
Via AP on Fox
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Maryland Terrapins at Michigan Wolverines: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Maryland Terrapins and Michigan Wolverines will face off in a contest of two schools from the Big Ten. Maryland (6-4) and Michigan (5-5) are both 3-3 in Big Ten play this year.Coverage of the game between these two schools will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, MI. The Odds: The Michigan Wolverines are 5 point...
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Spike Albrecht, Caris LeVert and Zak Irvin recap tight win over Detroit

Caris LeVert, Spike Albrecht and Zak Irvin met with media members following Michigan’s 71-62 win over Detroit on Thursday night at the Crisler Center. LeVert paced the Wolverines with 21 points, while Irvin added 18. Albrecht went 2-for-5 from the field but contributed with four assists, four rebounds and a steal. The trio discussed the Wolverines’ poor shooting performance in...
Via UM Hoops
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke has $3 Million reasons to be happy if he’s fired

Tweet If Brady Hoke is going to be fired by the University of Michigan, he should hope it acts quickly. The move could be worth $1 million to him. Under the terms of his contract, Hoke would be owed a buyout payment of $3 million if he gets fired without cause through Dec. 31, the final day of his contract year. If he gets fired after Dec. 31, the buyout payment would drop to $2...
Via Los That Sports Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

A closer look at Zak Irvin’s hot start

Zak Irvin is averaging 22 points per contest through Michigan’s first two games. He’s shooting 9-of-14 on twos and 7-of-11 on threes for a 78% effective field goal percentage. His numbers through two games are not all too dissimilar to his statistics during Michigan’s Italian tour where he averaged 20.8 points per game with an 81.3 eFG%. Against any competition, even against...
Via UM Hoops
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Tight End Jake Butt Changed His Twitter Profile Picture To An Excellent Kim Kardashian Meme

However you feel about Kim Kardashian’s recent Paper magazine cover, she was fairly successful in “breaking the internet.” The memes have been non-stop over the last few weeks, and there have been plenty that have to do with sports. Michigan tight end Jake Butt has jumped on board, changing his Twitter profile picture to a pretty excellent play on the Kardashian cover. ...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Max Bielfeldt shines in career night, but uncertainty remains in frontcourt

Dustin Johnston Max Bielfeldt didn’t just top his previous career-high scoring mark. He absolutely shattered it. Entering as the first big man off the bench just three minutes into Monday night’s game against Bucknell, the senior made his presence felt immediately, knocking down an open three-pointer from the top of the key. Less than three minutes later, he did it again, from...
Via UM Hoops
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Wolverines’ DE Frank Clark kicked off football team

Tweet Michigan football coach Brady Hoke dismissed senior defensive end Frank Clark from the team today, after Clark was jailed in Ohio during the weekend, on suspicion of domestic violence. “Frank Clark has been dismissed for violating team rules from the Michigan football program,” Hoke said in a released statement. “This is a tragic situation. Our student-athletes will be...
Via Los That Sports Blog
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cleveland native booted by Michigan after arrest

Senior defensive end Frank Clark has been dismissed from the Michigan football program following his arrest in Sandusky, Ohio on domestic violence charges. Clark, a graduate of Cleveland Glenville High School, had 4.5 sacks on the season and 11 in his career. Clark, 21, was charged with one count of misdemeanor domestic violence and one count of assault stemming from an alleged fight...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Dismisses Frank Clark From The Program

Michigan senior defensive end Frank Clark has been dismissed from the program, the school announced Monday morning. Clark was arrested and booked in the Erie County, Ohio, jail on charges of domestic violence early Sunday morning. The police report for the alleged incident, which you can read here, is extremely disturbing. Michigan announces DE Frank Clark has been dismissed from...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Dismisses Frank Clark From Team For Chokeslamming GF

Clark has been accused of punching his girlfriend in the face and then choke slamming her in a hotel room over the weekend. Michigan has just released him from the team. DL Frank Clark has been dismissed from the #Michigan football program. Brady Hoke calls it a "tragic" situation — Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) November 17, 2014
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Frank Clark Has Been Arrested And Jailed On Charges Of Domestic Violence

Michigan senior Frank Clark, who starts at defensive end for the Wolverines, has been arrested and booked in the Erie County, Ohio, jail on charges of domestic violence. Clark’s information was entered into the jail’s online records early Sunday morning. According to, he will be held without bail until his court appearance Monday morning at 9:00 AM. Here’s a screenshot...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan DE Frank Clark Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

It was almost a good weekend for the Michigan Wolverines. They were not playing so they couldn't lose. With a record of 5-5 they are a game away from being bowl eligible and fans are going to want to see the new coach in action before next season. All they have go do is beat Maryland (because they are not going to beat Ohio State) was almost a good weekend. Why was it...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Caris LeVert, Derrick Walton and Zak Irvin recap season-opening win

Caris LeVert, Derrick Walton and Zak Irvin met with media members following Michigan’s 92-68 win over Hillsdale in the Wolverines’ regular-season opener Saturday afternoon. All three scored more than 20 points each as Michigan overcame a slow start to cruise to an easy victory. LeVert finished just shy of a triple-double, recording 20 points, nine assists and eight rebounds....
Via UM Hoops
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Notebook: Young Wolverines focused on development

Dustin Johnston After the Michigan men’s basketball team thumped Wayne State in Monday’s exhibition, John Beilein expressed frustration at how slowly he had been able to install the offense. “We don’t have a really big package in, and I’m trying to figure out how that’s happened,” he said then. “We’re just creeping along. I probably over-analyze it and want things...
Via UM Hoops
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Bball Player Who Survived 2 Plane Crashes Scores 1st Points (Video)

Austin Hatch’s story is pretty incredible. He is now a member of the Michigan basketball team, but it’s been a long and trying road to Ann Arbor. Hatch is actually the survivor of not one, but two, plane crashes in his lifetime. The first crash took place when he was only 8-years old, but sadly, Hatch lost his mother and his two siblings to the accident. Fast forward to age 16...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michigan Wolverines Freshman Austin Hatch and the Best Free Throw You'll Ever See

Monday night if you were watching a game you were probably watching the Eagles-Panthers game (even though it pretty much sucked; unless you're an Eagles or Mark Sanchez fan). You might have watched one of five NBA games too. Chances are you were not watching the Michigan-Wayne State college basketball  preseason game.If did than you got to see the best free throw of the season...
Via FatManWriting
10 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Austin Hatch Hits a Free Throw in Michigan’s First Exhibition

The Michigan Wolverines have just one exhibition game under their belts (an 86-43 win over Wayne State), but they’ll have a hard time topping the highlight that outing produced. In the closing seconds, two-time plane crash survivor Austin Hatch stepped to the line and knocked down a free throw as he received a standing ovation from the Crisler Center crowd. Hatch may not see much...
Via The Detroit Sports Site
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Michigan’s Brady Hoke Is Now Wearing A Headset

Brady Hoke might have just saved his job and Michigan’s season.  Well, probably not, but it’s an interesting development, at the very least.  The Wolverines’ coach is now wearing a headset. We repeat: Brady Hoke, long a dismisser of the audio technology, is now wearing a headset.  BREAKING: Brady Hoke caught with a headset on. — Brent Yarina...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Forced To Clarify That Interim AD James Hackett Is Not On Twitter After Imposter Causes A Ruckus

It’s very possible that by the end of the 2014 college football season, Michigan head coach Brady Hoke is let go by the Wolverines. As such, UM fans and media are already looking ahead, trying to figure out who the school’s interim AD James Hackett might be interested in going after for his replacement. Thursday morning, for at least a few minutes, many thought that they might...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking Down Michigan's Potential Athletic Directors

Could Brad Bates be Michigan's next athletic director? Image: ESPNThe odd thing about an athletic director search is it's extremely difficult to examine what it is precisely a university president, especially a new university president is going to be looking for in a new AD. Its not like a coaching search where you have things like past success, wins and losses, graduation...
Via Maize & Blue Nation
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan nation welcoming uncertainty with resignation of Dave Brandon

On Twitter @TheCoachBart Follow TSS @TheStudentSect In a press conference that basically resembled running back into the house to put on lip gloss before going back out and on the way to the club, Michigan announced that Athletic Director Dave Brandon was out today by virtue of a resignation. Though Michigan’s public affairs group will put the stamp on the rather boring details...
Via The Student Section
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Going Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness During Indiana Game

To say it has been a tough season for the Michigan Wolverines would be an understatement. The team has struggled, there have been several questionable coaching decisions, attendance is slipping, and many of those in attendance are mad as heck and demanding the head coach and athletic director be fired.So while it would be easy to see if the program and university were a little preoccupied...
Via FatManWriting
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan OC Doug Nussmeier celebrates touchdown during blowout loss (Video)

How bad have things become for the Michigan Wolverines football program? Offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier was seen celebrating a touchdown Saturday to make it 28-9 with 3:40 left as if his team had taken a 1-point lead in the final seconds of a tight game against their rivals. Though seeing Nussmeier fist-pumping after the touchdown...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Devin Gardner Throws Worst Interception of the Season

Things couldn’t possibly fall to more embarrassing levels for the University of Michigan football program. At 3-5 on the season and following a blowout loss to state-rival Michigan State, Brady Hoke’s tenure as the program’s head coach is all but over. While that’s what many will want to talk about in the coming week or however long Hoke actually keeps his job, Michigan...
Via Sportsnaut
27 days ago  |  Discuss

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