"(I) think about 'The Lion King,' Simba gets hit over the head and (he's told) 'the past can hurt,' " Harbaugh said Monday afternoon. "'You can either run from it or embrace it and learn from it.'
US news released their 2012 rankings this morning. Michigan is #4 public school and #28 overall. Northwestern tops the Big Ten (duh) at #12 overall. Wisconsin at# 42, Penn State and Illinois tie at #45, Ohio #55, Purdue #62, Minnesota #68, Iowa and State #71, IU #75, Nebraska... still looking.
EDIT: Nebraska is #101 (thanks bronxblue). I must have scrolled over that a few times because I really did not see them.
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A dedication ceremony will be at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the field. Vice President for Student Affairs E. Royster Harper will speak at the event, as will Michigan Marching Band Drum Major Jeff McMahon and Club Sports Council President Jessica Craft.
After the short ribbon-cutting ceremony, guests will be invited onto the newly resurfaced field and will be able to participate in several games and activities with members of various club sports teams and the Michigan Marching Band.
"We want to encourage the campus community to join us in our celebration," Canning says.