University of Michigan Donald R. Shepherd Director of Athletics Warde Manuel announced the appointment of Kevin Conry as the second head coach in men's lacrosse program history. Conry arrives in Ann Arbor after spending the last five seasons at the University of Maryland as defensive coordinator and the last two as associate head coach.

University of Michigan ice hockey coach Mel Pearson announced the hiring of Bill Muckalt to his coaching staff as associate head coach.

George Halas played football, baseball and basketball at Illinois, helping the Illini to the 1918 Big Ten football championship under Bob Zuppke. He graduated from the UI with a degree in civil engineering.

Illinois graduate Pat McInerney signed a professional contract with the Milwaukee Brewers. He will join 10 other former Illini in affiliated ball this summer.

Two University of Iowa baseball student-athletes were selected in the sixth round of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Junior Jake Adams was chosen with the 181st pick by the Houston Astros, while McCoy was taken seven picks later -- No. 188 -- by the Baltimore Orioles.