2015-16  Remarkable for many reasons

Some of the good

• Women’s hockey wins national title.

• Volleyball makes the Final Four.

• Baseball, women’s track, softball surge to win Big Ten titles.

• Rachel Banham breaks Big Ten basketball scoring record.

• Shovels in the ground on athletes village development.

• Yu Zhou, Lindsay Mable win Big Ten MVPs for diving, gymnastics.

• Coyle’s hiring ends the AD uncertainty.

Some of the bad

• Men’s basketball sets record for losses, at 8-23.

• Jerry Kill forced into retirement for health reasons.

• 5-7 football team limps into Detroit bowl game (but wins).

• Men’s hockey, women’s basketball miss their goal: NCAA tournament bid.


Some of the ugly

• Norwood Teague resigns after sexual harassment allegations.

• Sex videos appear on the social media sites of basketball player Kevin Dorsey.

• Internal accounts of overspending by athletics leaders and coaches on travel and luxuries.

• Basketball player Reggie Lynch arrested, but not charged, for sexual misconduct.

• Allegations of drug abuse and distribution within wrestling team.