April 1, 2010
CHICAGO, Ill. -- The annual University of Michigan spring football game will be streamed live on BigTenNetwork.com on Saturday, April 17, at 1 p.m. EDT, and will air on the linear network at 8 p.m. EDT that evening. In addition to the practice game footage, the network will feature post-scrimmage interviews with head coach Rich Rodriguez and players.
Michigan men's basketball play-by-play announcer Matt Shepard will provide play-by-play for the network broadcast. He will be joined by former Wolverine tight end Mark Campbell, a member of U-M's 1997 national championship team, as the analyst.
In addition to the Big Ten Network's coverage, Ann Arbor's Sports Talk 1050 AM WTKA will broadcast the alumni game and annual spring scrimmage on the radio. Sam Webb, Ira Weintraub and Steve Clarke will be on the floor of Michigan Stadium broadcasting live during the day's activities.
Media Contact: David Ablauf (734) 763-4423