U.S. advances to knockout stage at FIFA U-17 World Cup India

The U.S. will take on Paraguay as they look to advance to the FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinals.

U.S. advances to knockout stage at FIFA U-17 World Cup India

There’s a World Cup going on, and the United States is in it. The U.S. lost to Colombia 3-1 on Thursday, but wins in the team’s first two matches ensured advancement out of the group stage at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in India.  Colombia, Ghana and the U.S. all took six points and will […]

Bruce Arena resigns as USMNT coach; U.S. likely to play several Nov. friendlies

While U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati did not resign Friday, he said an interim coach would be named in the coming weeks.

Bruce Arena resigns as USMNT coach; U.S. likely to play several Nov. friendlies

Take your time, U.S. Soccer. The federation should be in no rush to find Bruce Arena’s replacement after a statement announcing his resignation as USMNT head coach was released Friday morning. Here’s the full statement from the official website: It is the greatest privilege for any coach to manage their country’s National Team, and as […]

Trinidad and Tomorrow: Assessing U.S. Soccer’s damaged present and future

Bruce Arena? Gone. Sunil Gulati? Gone. Fox Sport's investment? Gone. It's time to take at look at the future of U.S. Soccer and who's part of it.

Trinidad and Tomorrow: Assessing U.S. Soccer’s damaged present and future

Merriam-Webster defines a natural disaster as “a sudden and terrible event in nature (such as a hurricane, tornado, or flood) that usually results in serious damage and many deaths.”  Tuesday night at Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva checked off some of those boxes, but make no mistake, the disaster U.S. Soccer endured was anything but natural. […]

Michigan Top Team’s Cody Stamann continues rise with UFC 216 win

The Michigan featherweight knocked off one of MMA's biggest prospects in Las Vegas Saturday night.

Michigan Top Team’s Cody Stamann continues rise with UFC 216 win

Cody Stamann dominated in the wrestling department enough to derail one of MMA’s brightest prospects Saturday night.  Stamann, a 27-year-old with Michigan Top Team, rode a dominant second round to score a split decision victory over fellow bantamweight Tom Duquesnoy in the featured bout of Saturday night’s UFC 216 prelims on FX. Two judges gave […]

Under the Lights: Previewing Michigan vs. Michigan State

by Topher Nowak Special to The Pit In-state rivals the Michigan State Spartans head to The Big House to take on the Michigan Wolverines under the lights for the first time ever at the Michigan Stadium. Unfortunately for the Wolverines, they will look to seek revenge from the 2015 last second 27-23 loss against Michigan […]

Irish capitalize on Michigan State miscues in 38-18 victory

The Irish didn't turn the ball over and simultaneously capitalized on Michigan State's miscues to get the win in East Lansing Saturday night.

Irish capitalize on Michigan State miscues in 38-18 victory

Ball-security issues and turnovers that have plagued Michigan State in its first two games finally proved staggering. Notre Dame scored 21 of its 28 first-half points off turnovers en route to a 38-18 win in East Lansing Saturday night.  “This is what we wanted to look like as move to almost one-third of the season […]

Cody Stamann latest Michigan fighter added to UFC 216 card

Cody Stamann will join fellow Michigander Kevin Lee on the card when the Michigan Top Team fighter meets Tom Duquesnoy at UFC 216 on Oct. 7, looking to extend his overall winning streak to nine.

Cody Stamann latest Michigan fighter added to UFC 216 card

“The Motown Phenom” won’t be the only Michigan native on the card when the UFC holds its next major card in Sin City. After leaving his mark with a promotional debut victory at UFC 213 in July, Cody Stamann will look to follow up and extend his overall winning streak to nine when he meets Tom […]