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Michigan to hold practices in Italy

Michigan to hold practices in Italy

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh is taking his team to Italy this spring before an NCAA rule change takes effect later this year. The Wolverines will hold three spring practices at the training facility of soccer club Roma in Rome. Harbaugh's willingness to take his team off campus has drawn attention for the past couple of seasons. 

Just days after an NCAA vote to ban team trips that combine spring break and spring football, Michigan announced Monday that the Wolverines' next getaway is its most exotic yet: Italy. 

The Wolverines will hold three spring practices at the training facility of Italian league soccer club Roma in Rome. Coach Jim Harbaugh is taking his team...

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