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June 23, 2012

Michigan Newsstand - June 23

FEATURED HEADLINE

2011 Michigan football moments to remember: Two for the road and a mutually beneficial decision
Nick Baumgardner AnnArbor.com
There's little debating the Michigan football team's two most important wins of 2011.

VIDEO OF THE DAY

Maize & Blue News Now
MGoBlue.com
Maize & Blue News Now interviews Mike Bottom and Sam Mikulak to preview the swimming and gymnastics U.S. Olympic Trials and chats with football players during picture day at Schembechler Hall.

FOOTBALL

Paint the Big House? U-M athletic director David Brandon announces $200M construction agenda
Kellie Woodhouse AnnArbor.com
If you see some men taking a paintbrush to Michigan Stadium sometime in February, don't be alarmed. They're professionals.

Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson in New York City for Mets game, more
Brian Manzullo The Detroit Free Press
Looks like Denard Robinson made a stop in the Big Apple today.

WOLVERINES IN THE NBA

Miami Heat title a win for Michigan's Juwan Howard, Fab Five 'family'
Mark Snyder The Detroit Free Press News Services
Two decades after the Fab Five assembled as a transcendent freshman college basketball class at Michigan, they finally had a major championship to celebrate.

BASKETBALL

Michigan's Trey Burke spending more time with elite point guards at Deron Williams' skills camp
Nick Baumgardner AnnArbor.com
After spending time earlier this month with Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul, Burke will get more high-level tutelage this weekend as part of Brooklyn Net point guard Deron Williams' Skills Academy.

ITF Extra: U-M basketball team camp notes
Andy Reid and Kevin Minor TheWolverine.com
The Michigan basketball team kicked off its team camp Friday morning with a day full of games between high school teams from the Midwest.

RECRUITING

New team enters the race for Treadwell
Josh Helmholdt Rivals.com
Earlier this month the 6-foot-3, 198-pound Treadwell listed a group of top schools that included Illinois, Michigan, Michigan State, Notre Dame, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Oregon. An SEC team has made a move into that group in the last few weeks, however.

Friday notebook: Recruiting thoughts and more
Chris Balas TheWolverine.com
Michigan is up to 22 football commitments, with room for only a few more - and we're not even to July. All eyes are on wide receiver Laquon Treadwell of Crete (Ill.) Monee, who loves U-M but continues to add teams to his list. What to make of that? Plus, news on Michigan basketball targets and pledges, and more.

ICE HOCKEY

Jacob Trouba selected by Jets, Thomas Wilson by Caps in Round 1 of NHL draft
George Sipple The Detroit Free Press
Defenseman Jacob Trouba (Rochester) of the Ann Arbor-based U.S. National Team Development Program was selected ninth overall by the Winnipeg Jets, and Plymouth Whalers forward Thomas Wilson went 16th overall to the Washington Capitals at the Consol Energy Center.

SWIMMING

List of swimmers with Ann Arbor-area ties expected to compete at U.S Olympic Trials
Kyle Meinke AnnArbor.com
A list of swimmers with Ann Arbor-area ties competing in the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials beginning Monday in Omaha, Neb. Listed below each name is their seeds in the events they will participate.

Mike Bottom brings international flavor to Ann Arbor as Olympics near
Kyle Meinke AnnArbor.com
Mike Bottom was a swimming coach at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, and returned a deep portfolio of athletes for the 2000 Games in Sydney.

AROUND THE NATION

Jury convicts Jerry Sandusky
ESPN.com news services ESPN.com
Jerry Sandusky was convicted Friday of sexually assaulting 10 boys over 15 years, a swift and emphatic end to a case that shattered Penn State's image and brought down Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno.

Jerry Sandusky, Penn State's shame
Howard Bryant ESPN.com
Over the coming weeks, much energy will be devoted to the attempted closure of the Penn State scandal.

Consensus reached on playoff
Adam Rittenberg ESPN.com
The BCS commissioners and Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick have endorsed a seeded four-team playoff model for college football that would begin for the 2014 season.



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