Michigan Football has announced the game time for two of its games. The Big Ten Conference Office released today (Tuesday, May 1) the primetime selection for the University of Michigan football game at the University of Illinois on Oct. 20. The Wolverines and Fighting Illini will kick off at 7 p.m. CDT (8 p.m. EDT) at Memorial Stadium. The game will be televised by ABC, ESPN or ESPN2, with the exact carrier to be finalized at a later date.
In addition, Michigan's Oct. 13 homecoming game against Purdue is slated for a noon EDT kickoff at Michigan Stadium. The game will be televised by ESPN, ESPN2 or the Big Ten Network.
In other news, the Michigan Marching Band has named Scott Boerma as its new Director. No word, however, whether Director Boerma will continue to have the MMB play Bon Jovi's "Living on a Prayer" which has been a student section favorite the past couple of years. Go Blue!