Michigan football coach Brady Hoke has announced the signing of Virginia high school quarterback Wilton Speight and six other players as early enrollees.
Jon Horford scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds to help Michigan withstand another loss of one of its star players and beat Minnesota 63-60 on Thursday night.
Jake Waters threw for 271 yards and connected with Tyler Lockett on three touchdowns, leading Kansas State to its first bowl victory in 11 years, 31-14 over Michigan in the Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl on Saturday night.
Kansas State followed up last year’s BCS bowl run with a thud, opening the season with a loss to FCS school North Dakota State at home.
Shane Morris sat out most of his senior season in high school and spent a good portion of his first in college watching games from the sideline.
“A month or two from now,” Stauskas said, “I think we’re going to win those games.”
Despite posting a disappointing 7-5 record and having to watch its two biggest rivals duke it out for the Big Ten Championship this weekend, the Michigan Wolverines football team pulled in the second-highest television ratings in the nation this season, bested only by the Alabama Crimson Tide.
University of Michigan men’s basketball freshman guard Zak Irvin was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week today by the conference office.
In its first road test of the season, Michigan’s youth showed up in a glaring way.
Morgan, who was a member for the All-Big Ten Defensive team last season, has started 95 of his 106 career games and currently ranks tied for 35th all-time with 536 career rebounds.