Monday, September 21, 2020 - 6:52pm
J.J. McCarthy is Michigan's best quarterback commit in years.

Matt Holm is an old-school guy, the type to avoid social media. He’d rather be locked away watching film in his capacity as defensive coordinator at Batavia High School. 

So when his team was set to play J.J. McCarthy and Nazareth Academy two years ago, he didn’t know who McCarthy was.

“There was a little bit of a mystique, you know,” Holm said. “Oh my god, we’re playing J.J. It was coming from coaches, it was coming from players.

Sunday, September 20, 2020 - 3:25pm
Men's gymnastics programs across the country are being canceled in the wake of COVID-19.

Universities have been dropping men’s gymnastics programs since the advent of Title IX in 1972, so this isn’t a new problem, but it’s one accelerated by the pandemic.

Saturday, September 19, 2020 - 10:54am
Michigan will play Michigan State in Week 2 this year.

Below is Michigan’s 2020 schedule:

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:51pm
Mark Schlissel addressed football season during Thursday's Board of Regents meeting.

“This will not affect our campus testing capacity,” Schlissel said. “Football will not be played in front of fans this fall, but it will be great to have coach (Jim) Harbaugh and out outstanding team representing U-M in the months ahead.

“If all goes well, the first game is scheduled for the weekend of Oct. 23 and 24.”

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 9:58pm
The NCAA field hockey championship, along with other fall sports, will likely be held in the spring.

The Division I Council approved Wednesday moving fall sport championships to spring 2021, moving it to the Board of Directors for approval. For Michigan, this impacts men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:59pm
Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren explained the decision to return to play over Zoom on Wednesday.

Football is back, starting Oct. 23. Just five weeks after postponing the season indefinitely, it’ll happen long before anyone — including the people in charge — thought was possible. Here’s everything you need to know from the Big Ten’s press conference to explain the decision.

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 6:28pm
Should Drew Kendall commit to the Wolverines, Michigan offensive line coach Ed Warinner would get a chance to develop a talented guard with plenty of room to grow.

“He’s very open-minded and he’s not rushing to make a final decision,” Panos Voulgaris, Kendall’s coach at Nobles and Greenough School, said. “And I think the fact that it doesn’t look like we’re gonna be playing any games, it hasn’t expedited the decision at all.

“So he’s being patient and he wants to have the most clarity on making a final decision. So no rush at this point.”

Sunday, September 6, 2020 - 1:27pm
University president Mark Schlissel and football coach Jim Harbaugh are publicly at odds over the Big Ten's postponement of the season.

So let’s stop here for a minute. The football coach, whose salary and public profile dwarfs the University president’s, publicly protested a major decision that the University president helped make.

Saturday, September 5, 2020 - 3:08pm
Jim Harbaugh attends parent and player protest of Big Ten football season postponement.

Originally, the plan was for Saturday’s protest to go from the tunnel entrance of the Big House to South University Avenue, where University President Mark Schlissel resides. Organizers scrapped that due to construction.

If they hadn’t, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh would have been protesting outside his president’s house.

Saturday, September 5, 2020 - 12:22pm
The Daily uncovered several allegations ranging from sexual harassment to misconduct against former Michigan football player Mustapha Muhammad.

Content warning: This story contains descriptions of alleged sexual misconduct, and may be distressing for some readers.

In the summer of 2018, Addy Walker found herself alone with Mustapha Muhammad in his Alice Lloyd dorm room. At the time, Muhammad was an incoming freshman on the Michigan football team. He was also in Walker’s Comprehensive Studies Program.