Michigan's Carr announces retirement

Michigan's Carr announces retirement

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 13 (UPI) -- Former Michigan football Coach Lloyd Carr, now the school's associate athletic director, said Tuesday he will retire from the position in September.

West Virginia sues former football coach

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- West Virginia University sued ex-football coach Rich Rodriguez for $1.5 million for breach of contract for leaving the school for a similar job at Michigan.

COL FB: Michigan 41, Florida 35

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 1 (UPI) -- Chad Henne completed 25 of 39 passes for 373 yards and three TDs Tuesday, guiding Michigan to a 41-35 win over Florida in the Capital One Bowl.
West Virginia sues former football coach

West Virginia sues former football coach

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Dec. 28 (UPI) -- West Virginia University is suing former football coach Rich Rodriguez for $4 million, claiming a breach of contract.

Rodriguez signs on as next Michigan coach

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Rich Rodriguez, who left West Virginia last weekend, was introduced Monday as the next head football coach at the University of Michigan.

Michigan hires Rich Rodriguez

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- West Virginia Unversity's Rich Rodriguez is the new football coach at the University of Michigan.

Schiano will stay at Rutgers

PISCATAWAY, N.J., Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Greg Schiano has spoken with officials at Michigan about its vacant head football coach post but decided to stay at Rutgers, where he holds a similar position.

COL FB: LSU 21, Tennessee 14

ATLANTA, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Jonathan Zenon scored on an interception return early in the fourth quarter Saturday as No. 7 LSU beat No. 15 Tennessee 21-14 to win the SEC crown.

Report: Michigan to talk to Miles

DETROIT, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- The University of Michigan has gained permission to speak to LSU Coach Les Miles about the school's coaching vacancy, it was reported Wednesday night.

Carr resigns as Michigan football coach

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr resigned Monday after leading the Wolverines to a 121-40 record over 13 seasons.

Reports: Lloyd Carr retiring Monday

DETROIT, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- University of Michigan football Coach Lloyd Carr will announce his retirement at a news conference Monday morning.

COL FB: Ohio State 14, Michigan 3

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Chris Wells rushed for two touchdowns and a career-high 222 yards Saturday as No. 7 Ohio State downed No. 23 Michigan 14-3.

Henne likely out for Notre Dame game

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Michigan quarterback Chad Henne could miss this week's game against Notre Dame, giving freshman Ryan Mallett the start, Wolverines Coach Lloyd Carr said.

Innocent pleas from Michigan players

ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 21 (UPI) -- A pair of football players from the University of Michigan pleaded innocent Wednesday to charges they recently assaulted a fellow student.

Speakers listed Schembechler memorial

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 20 (UPI) -- The president and athletic director of the University of Michigan and Bo Schembechler's son head a list of 10 people set to speak at a memorial service.
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Lloyd Carr
Michigan players douse head coach Lloyd Carr with ice water late in the fourth quarter against Notre Dame at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana on September 16, 2006. Michigan won 47-21. (UPI Photo/Brian Kersey)

Lloyd Carr has a park named in honor of him in Riverview, MI. Former Pennsalt Park, was renamed Carr Park on May 17, 2008.

Lloyd H. Carr (born July 30, 1945) was the head coach of the University of Michigan football team, a job he held from 1995 until January 2008. Under Carr, the Wolverines record was 122–40, they won or shared five Big Ten titles (in 1997, 1998, 2000, 2003, and 2004), and the 1997 team was declared the Associated Press national champion.

Born in Hawkins County, Tennessee, Carr moved with his family to Riverview, Michigan when he was ten years old. Carr's picture is still shown in the Riverview Community High School gym lobby, he quarterbacked the Pirates to a 1962 State Championship. A talented athlete, Carr played college football at University of Missouri, and later at Northern Michigan University (NMU) while earning his M.A. in education administration. He was a star quarterback at NMU and led the Wildcats to an undefeated season after transferring there from Missouri. He also received an honorary PhD from the University of Michigan shortly after retiring.

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