The tournament has been traditionally held at a rotating site, splitting time between Chicago’s United Center and Indianapolis’ Banker’s Life Fieldhouse
“Everyone has an opinion, and I am no different,” Carr told the News. “If I had a choice, I would choose Jim Harbaugh.”
This week’s slate of conference championship games not only serves as an appetizer or opening round to the College Football Playoff, but it doubles as the grand stage for this year’s top Heisman candidates to showcase their stuff and perhaps offer a signature Heisman moment before the votes are due.
The Blazers became bowl eligible with a win Saturday against Southern Miss.
Hackett’s description of the process – which will include a headhunting firm – suggested Michigan already has some candidates identified.
In terms of wins and losses, Michigan steadily declined during Hoke’s tenure after going 11-2 in his first season.
Some players took to Twitter to express their feelings about the dismissal of Hoke.
The College Football Playoff will determine college football’s first national champion in the new playoff model in January, but the real playoff begins this weekend.
The All-Big Ten teams voted on by conference coaches include nine Spartans and two Wolverines.
We may learn the fate of University of Michigan football coach Brady Hoke by the end of the day.