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Michigan beats Ohio State 42-27, ends 8-game skid in rivalry

Nov. 27, 2021 20:50 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh got the win he wanted perhaps as desperately as any coach in sports. Hassan Haskins matched a school record with five rushing touchdowns and Aidan Hutchinson had three sacks to break a single-season program...

Ohio State falls to Michigan for 1st time since 2011

Nov. 27, 2021 18:28 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Run over by Michigan and buried by its own miscues, Ohio State felt the sting of losing its rivalry game for the first time in a long time. “We haven’t been in this position forever,” Buckeye receiver Chris Olave said. “So, I don’t know...

The Game is a game again for No. 2 Ohio St, No. 6 Michigan

Nov. 26, 2021 03:15 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The Game is going to be a game again, or at least that appears to the case before No. 2 Ohio State plays No. 6 Michigan. The Buckeyes (10-1, 8-0 Big Ten, No. 2 CFP) are favored to win Saturday at the Big House by about a touchdown, according to...

No. 20 Michigan sloppy in 65-54 win over Tarleton State

Nov. 24, 2021 22:19 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Eli Brooks scored 15 points and No. 20 Michigan overcame a sloppy performance to beat Tarleton State 65-54 on Wednesday. Moussa Diabate and Caleb Houstan scored 14 points apiece for Michigan (4-2), which committed 21 turnovers. Hunter Dickinson...

Bo Schembechler statue on U-M campus defaced with red paint

Nov. 24, 2021 12:57 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A statue on the University of Michigan campus of legendary football coach Glenn “Bo” Schembechler has been vandalized with paint and a message supporting sexual assault victims of a former sports doctor has been scrawled on the steps beneath it. ...

Hillmon carries No. 13 Michigan women past Oakland 69-58

Nov. 22, 2021 21:18 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Naz Hillmon scored 12 of her 25 points in the fourth quarter after Michigan gave up most of an 18-point lead and the 13th-ranked Wolverines pulled away from Oakland for a 69-58 win on Monday night. Hillmon and Emily Kiser combined for 10 points...

Harbaugh hopes changes help Michigan finally beat Ohio State

Nov. 22, 2021 18:51 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Jim Harbaugh shook up his coaching staff and whipped himself into shape as if he was still playing quarterback after his opportunity to coach at his alma mater was extended last winter by at least another season. Michigan athletic director Warde...

The Game: High stakes as Michigan and Ohio State meet again

Nov. 21, 2021 18:11 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — This year's version of The Game could hardly be bigger. The annual clash between Ohio State and Michigan, held this year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, is already juiced by a century of tradition, mutual hatred and fanaticism. ...

Ann Arbor to require free menstrual products in restrooms

Nov. 18, 2021 12:14 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Free menstrual products will be mandatory in restrooms that serve the public in Ann Arbor. The ordinance was approved unanimously this week by the city council and will kick in on Jan. 1. “These products support basic human...

Michigan hoops coach Juwan Howard agrees to 5-year extension

Nov. 17, 2021 18:12 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan and men's basketball coach Juwan Howard have agreed to a five-year extension totaling over $16.9 million that keeps him under contract through the 2025-26 season. The announcement was made by athletic director Warde Manuel on Tuesday...