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Game Preview: UMass Lowell River Hawks vs. Michigan Wolverines

The UMass Lowell River Hawks started off the season with a big win over the Boston College Eagles on opening night and followed it up with a win and a tie against the Quinnipiac University Bobcats in a home-and-home series last weekend. Next up for the River Hawks is the Michigan University Wolverines on Friday night at the Tsongas Center. The Wolverines will make the trip to...
Via Mill City Sports
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Spartan Fans Turn Iconic Michigan Symbol into MSU Logo (Photo)

There aren’t many things better than a big football game between two rival universities. Before the teams hit the field on Saturday, their respective fanbases take turns trying to one-up each other. With the Michigan Wolverines and Michigan St. Spartans set to clash this weekend, Spartan fans decided to rub some salt in the wounds of the 3-4 Wolverines by leaving their mark on...
Via BlackSportsOnline
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michigan QB Devin Gardner: 'I've been called the N-word so many times this year'

Michigan quarterback Devin Gardner: 'I've been called the N-word so many times this year.' And the year is 2014.Last season, his first as the full-time starter, Gardner spoke about the hate email and Twitter posts he received. This year has been just as bad, if not worse, and he estimated he's received at least 1,000 negative comments via Twitter and Instagram."...
Via Bob's Blitz
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Block ‘M’ on Michigan’s campus painted green (PHOTO)

It’s rivalry week and it appears that Michigan State has delivered the first blow to the school down the road.  Early Wednesday morning, the block ‘M’ on “The Diag” on Michigan’s campus was painted green and given an ‘S’ and a ‘U’.  Mark Dantonio’s boys will square off against Brady Hoke’s guys Saturday afternoon at 3:30 EST in East Lansing. Until then,...

Michigan Devin Gardner Talks About Being Called a ****** on Twitter

It’s easy. You are on your laptop, phone, tablet & etc. You are 100s or 1000s of miles of the person you are communicating with. You are anonymous, unknown and just a blip on the radar. You can say whatever you want with little to no consequence. That is how you become an internet thug or keyboard gangster. Think of all the thoughts that float around in your head during the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan QB talks about racist messages he receives

Devin Gardner has had to deal with more than pretty much every other college quarterback in the country this season.  The Michigan QB has been the focus of a ton of criticism centered on the Wolverines, with Brady Hoke’s team struggling at 3-4, 1-2 in the Big Ten.  In an interview with Angelique S. Chengelis of The Detroit News, Gardner spoke of the troubles he’s had to attempt...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

LeVert improving jumper, distribution as season approaches

Dustin Johnston The moment was emblematic of Michigan’s run to the Big Ten title last season. With the seconds ticking down in the first half of the Wolverines’ game against Michigan State on February 23rd, Caris LeVert caught a pass and immediately elevated for a three from his sweet spot, the left corner. As the ball arced toward the hoop, the guard turned and began sprinting...
Via UM Hoops
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Spike Albrecht discusses his Kate Upton Twitter outreach (exclusive)

You can imagine how many hundreds of thousands of tweets are directed towards Kate Upton every single day. You can also guess that 99.999% of those @replies go ignored, unanswered, blocked etc. However, only one tweet at Kate Upton has ever become national sports news. Actually, it became HUGE trending national trending sports news. “I don’t know who I let talk me into that one...
Via The Sports Bank
3 days ago  |  Discuss

How do you stop Michigan? ‘Hope they miss shots’

Dustin Johnston ROSEMONT, Ill. — If you like offense, you’ve enjoyed watching Michigan lately. The last two seasons, the Wolverines have led the nation in adjusted offensive efficiency, operating at such a high pace in 2013-14 that they finished with the best recorded mark in Ken Pomeroy’s history. Michigan returns plenty of talent from last year, including preseason All-Big...
Via UM Hoops
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Uniform of the Week: Slippery Rock returns to Michigan Stadium in style

The Michigan Wolverines are off this week after defeating Penn State last weekend, but there will be college football played in Michigan Stadium this weekend. Making a return to the Big House on Saturday will be Slippery Rock University, a Division II program with a bit of a storied history and connection to Michigan that many may not be aware of. To mark the occasion of playing...
Via The Student Section
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Norfleet Can Play For Me Any Day.

MLive - Dennis Norfleet's on-field dancing has become old hat for most Michigan fans who frequent the team's games. But Saturday night, under the lights, Michigan's junior receiver took things to another level. Norfleet treated Michigan fans to some dance moves throughout Saturday's 18-13 win over Penn State, notably when he was standing back awaiting to return...
Via Double Coverage Football
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan RB Wyatt Shallman Has A Very Important Ann Arbor Update

Michigan running back Wyatt Shallman has a very important Ann Arbor update.
Via Gamedayr
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Decision On Michigan AD Dave Brandon’s Future “Very Unlikely” To Be Made Thursday

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon will be a topic of discussion at Thursday’s monthly Michigan Board of Regents meeting, but according to Wolverines radio commentator John U. Bacon, it’s unlikely that there will be any decision made on his job status. Bacon, a New York Times bestselling author who is well-connected in the Michigan community, took to Twitter to provide some...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brady Hoke Says Shane Morris Is Healthy, But Devin Gardner Is Expected To Start At QB For Michigan vs. Michigan State

Devin Gardner started the season at quarterback for Michigan. Four games into the season, the Wolverines’ senior was replaced by Shane Morris. After Morris sustained a “probable, mild concussion” against Minnesota, Gardner reassumed his starter duties.  Morris, a sophomore, is now healthy, but it doesn’t appear that he’ll be reasserted into the starting lineup when Michigan...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet Dances To ‘Atomic Dog’ Before Kick And Punt Returns

ATOMIC DOG DOT GIF http://t.co/J2M4TTtEja — Ace Anbender (@AceAnbender) October 12, 2014 Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet is known for his energy and has danced before all of his kick and punt returns. For the Under The Lights game against Penn State he unveiled a new special choreographed dance to ‘Atomic Dog’ before his kick and […] The post Michigan WR Dennis Norfleet Dances...
Via Diehardsport
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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