And, we're off! It was the opening day of the Big Ten men's basketball season Tuesday, and there were four entertaining game on the docket.
Today is day for Michigan fans to celebrate the arrival of Jim Harbaugh. But let's look ahead to five things we can expect to see in the weeks, months and years ahead in Ann Arbor.
It's official: Jim Harbaugh is Michigan's coach. BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart calls it a game-changing move that immediately changes the power structure of Big Ten football.
Michigan has its man. The Wolverines introduced Jim Harbaugh, the school’s former quarterback, as the 20th head football coach in program history. Check out our USA Today Sports gallery below.
Jim Harbaugh's introductory press conference was heavy on laughs. Watch our favorite soundbites from Harbaugh's entertaining introduction above.
How excited are Michigan fans for the arrival of their new head coach? Just take a look at this awesome photo inside this post!
Michigan fans got what they wanted. Jim Harbaugh is returning to his college campus to become the new Michigan football coach. [ MORE: Dienhart: This is huge | 5 reasons to be excited | Twitter reaction ] Everyone’s excited, and that includes the Bank of Ann Arbor, which changed its Twitter name to “Bank of Ann Arbaugh” and also released several billboards to welcome the former Michigan signal-caller back home. The billboards are really creative, too. This creativity shouldn’t surprise anyone. Remember, this is the same bank that received plenty of attention for its tweet about being open on Columbus
With Rich Rodriguez and Arizona having Fiesta Bowl media day obligations Tuesday, you knew someone would ask the former Michigan coach about Jim Harbaugh. [ MORE: Dienhart: This is huge | 5 reasons to be excited | Twitter reaction ] It happened, and he had a diplomatic and pro-Michigan response. See his full response to the Harbaugh hiring below. “I didn’t hear that. Really? What’s he getting paid? Gosh, you just caught me off-guard there. I didn’t think I’d get a Michigan question. I’m happy for Jim. And Michigan has great support without question. They’ve got tremendous fan support, great
The anticipation for Jim Harbaugh’s arrival at Michigan builds. This will be a huge get for the Wolverines, a move that should alter the pecking order in the Big Ten. Harbaugh wasn’t always an in-demand $8-million man. Here is a nice photo gallery of him growing up in Ann Arbor. (Start the sentimental music.) *** No shock at all to see Indiana RB Tevin Coleman go pro. The guy has done all he can in college. And the shelf life for a running back is only so long. Coleman became Indiana’s first All-Big Ten player since 2010 and set school
NEW ORLEANS – Everyone is saying the right things. Cardale Jones will be ready. Cardale Jones is working hard. Cardale Jones is on top of his game. And on it went from most any player with a microphone or tape recorder shoved in their face during media day at the Sugar Bowl when asked about the readiness of the Ohio State quarterback, who has exactly one career start under his belt as he preps to stare down mighty Alabama for a spot in the national championship game. “He has taken every rep, with the ones and twos,” said offensive tackle