ANN ARBOR, Mich. -

The University of Michigan is expected to make a big announcement, but it's veiled in secrecy.

The University's Athletic Department will make the special announcement Friday at noon inside the Crisler Center.

In a press release, the University said Athletic Director Dave Brandon and individuals from the organizing group will be at the news conference to field questions from reporters and journalists.

Organizing group for what?

The University did give one hint: A historic event is coming to the Big House.