UM loses assistant to Tennessee


The University of Tennessee named Mike Vollmer, who worked with Michigan’s football program for two years, as the Volunteers’ senior associate athletics director for football administration, the school announced Thursday on is Web site.

Vollmer was Michigan’s associate athletic director for football operations during the 2011 and 2012 seasons. Vollmer also worked with Michigan from 1988 to 1990 in recruiting and administration, and the Siena Heights College graduate has also worked at Syracuse, Michigan State, and Alabama in his 25-year career.