Get those iPhones, Androids, or whatever other piece of technology you might use ready Michigan fans. The university is going high-tech during this weekend’s spring game, and you just might have your thoughts streamed lived in front of the entire Big House.
According to the university, all tweets sporting the #GOBLUE hashtag on Twitter during this weekend’s spring game have the chance to make the video boards.
Michigan Athletics will introduce a “Tweet Board” for the Mott Spring Game presented by PNC Bank that will showcase tweets from fans throughout the Victors Classic alumni flag football game and the Mott Spring Game. Michigan Stadium video boards will highlight the #GOBLUE hashtag throughout both games by including a dedicated #GOBLUE bug and call-to-action asking fans to tweet and use hashtag #GOBLUE. Michigan, in real time, will monitor and approve fan tweets in order to showcase on the “Tweet Board.”
Michigan is calling this new addition the “Tweet Board.” Wolverines head coach Brady Hoke better make sure the players leave their phones in the locker room. Athletes tend to be some of the biggest Twitter users around.
The Mott Spring Game will take place this Saturday, April 14th, at 3:30 PM ET.