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THE SECRET BETRAYAL THAT SEALED NIKE'S SPECIAL INFLUENCE OVER THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

An interesting article about Nike. Wow, it's brutal what University of Oregon President Dave Frohnmayer went through with his family. A brief mention of Michigan and Nike.

https://psmag.com/education/the-secret-betrayal-that-sealed-nikes-special-influence-over-the-university-of-oregon

...The campus wars came to a head in April of 2000, when Knight abruptly ended negotiations to renew his company's sports equipment contract with the University of Michigan—a deal that would have been worth as much as $26 million, making it the largest of its kind up until that point. Michigan's administrators and athletics department stood firm, issuing an unusually pointed statement aimed at Nike's retaliatory tactics. "Nike has chosen to strike out at universities committed to finding appropriate ways to safeguard and respect human rights," the school said.
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