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Thursday’s basketball: Michigan women cruise

Thursday’s basketball: Michigan women cruiseMichigan ended a two-game losing streak Thursday night with an 88-60 victory over Nebraska.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
College

Wednesday’s basketball: MSU’s Jankoska goes out a winner

Wednesday’s basketball: MSU’s Jankoska goes out a winnerTori Jankoska celebrated Senior Night with 21 points and 12 rebounds Wednesday night.
  • College
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Big Ten

Albrecht back at Crisler for Senior Day — this time as foe

Albrecht back at Crisler for Senior Day — this time as foeFormer Wolverine returns as a member of the Boilermakers.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Big Ten

Once under fire, Pitino, Gophers surging toward NCAAs

Once under fire, Pitino, Gophers surging toward NCAAsMinnesota (20-7, 8-6 Big Ten) has won five straight heading into a game at Maryland on Wednesday night.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
Spartans

Big Ten names MSU’s Bridges week’s top freshman, again

Big Ten names MSU’s Bridges week’s top freshman, againThe 6-foot-7 Bridges averaged 15.5 points and 10 rebounds in two games last week.
  • Spartans
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
College

Tuesday’s basketball: Detroit Mercy ends losing streak

Tuesday’s basketball: Detroit Mercy ends losing streakChris Jenkins scored 25 points with four 3-pointers, Jaleel Hogan had 24 points and 12 rebounds.
  • College
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Spartans

MSU’s Jankoska earns Big Ten player of the week honors

MSU’s Jankoska earns Big Ten player of the week honorsJankoska averaged 26 points, 7.5 rebounds, 7.5 assists and 3.5 blocks in two victories last week for the Spartans.
  • Spartans
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
Big Ten

Charboneau: Wisconsin wiggles its way back

Charboneau: Wisconsin wiggles its way backThe Badgers were overlooked recently by the NCAA Selection Committee, then beat Maryland on Sunday.
  • Big Ten
  • 6 days, 2 hours ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 20

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 20Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 20
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  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
College

USC’s Sam Darnold is new Heisman favorite

USC’s Sam Darnold is new Heisman favoriteSouthern Cal quarterback Sam Darnold is the new favorite to win the 2017 Heisman Trophy, with 4-1 odds, according to Bovada.
  • College
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
College

Sunday’s basketball: UDM makes 15 turnovers in loss

Sunday’s basketball: UDM makes 15 turnovers in lossDetroit made just 19 of 55 (34.5 percent) field-goal attempts and committed 15 turnovers.
  • College
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Big Ten

Saturday’s Big Ten: Northwestern edges Rutgers

Saturday’s Big Ten: Northwestern edges RutgersMcIntosh scored 18 points as Northwestern edged the Scarlet Knights 69-65.
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  • 1 week ago
College

Thursday’s basketball: Indiana women defeat Michigan

Thursday’s basketball: Indiana women defeat MichiganIndiana upended a ranked opponent for the first time this season, beating No. 20 Michigan.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

WMU gives ‘RTB’ to Fleck; he’ll fund scholarships

WMU gives ‘RTB’ to Fleck; he’ll fund scholarshipsWestern Michigan and the LLC for Fleck’s agent finalized an agreement to a transfer of the trademark rights.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
College

Wednesday's basketball: Guevara becomes Central's all-time wins leader

Wednesday’s basketball: Guevara becomes Central’s all-time wins leaderChippewas coach nets 172nd victory as team defeats Ohio 70-64 in women's basketball.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
College

Tuesday's basketball: Keene sets CMU single-season scoring mark in loss

Tuesday’s basketball: Keene sets CMU single-season scoring mark in lossHis 27 points in 99-93 home defeat to Buffalo breaks 30-year record set by Chippewas legend Dan Majerle.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Wolverines

Proposal would stall adding 10th assistant until 2018

Proposal would stall adding 10th assistant until 2018Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh reportedly has hired Michael Johnson, whose role would be unclear if the proposal passes.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Big Ten

Charboneau: Big Ten rightly left out of top 16

Charboneau: Big Ten rightly left out of top 16The NCAA Tournament Selection Committee isn’t holding the conference in high regard.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 13

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 13Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 13
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Big Ten

No Big Ten teams among top 16 Tournament seeds

No Big Ten teams among top 16 Tournament seedsNCAA Tournament Selection Committee chairman Mark Hollis unveiled Villanova, Kansas, Baylor and Gonzaga as early No. 1 seeds
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  • 2 weeks ago
Sports

Jerry Sandusky’s son charged with child sex abuse
One of Jerry Sandusky’s adult sons faces multiple charges of sexual offenses involving children, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested.

Jerry Sandusky’s son charged with child sex abuseOne of Jerry Sandusky’s adult sons faces multiple charges of sexual offenses involving children, more than five years after the former Penn State assistant coach was himself first arrested.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Big Ten

Big Ten roundup: No. 21 Maryland beats Ohio State to end 2-game skid

Big Ten roundup: No. 21 Maryland beats Ohio State to end 2-game skidAnthony Cowan scored 19 points and fellow freshman Kevin Huerter added 18 for the Terrapins in an 86-77 win.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks ago
Big Ten

Fleck’s $18M, 5-year deal includes big buyout, bonuses

Fleck’s $18M, 5-year deal includes big buyout, bonusesIf Fleck is dismissed without cause after one year, the university would owe him $9 million.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Thursday's basketball: No. 7 Wisconsin edges Nebraska in OT

Thursday’s basketball: No. 7 Wisconsin edges Nebraska in OTNigel Hayes hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18.4 seconds left in overtime and Ethan Happ blocked Tai Webster’s shot on Nebraska’s last try, giving No. 7 Wisconsin a 70-69 victory on Thursday night.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Wednesday’s basketball: Michigan women win fifth straight

Wednesday’s basketball: Michigan women win fifth straightKysre Gondrezick hit four 3-pointers and scored 10 of her career-high 25 points in the fourth quarter in a 72-62 win.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Tuesday’s basketball: Penn State upsets Maryland

Tuesday’s basketball: Penn State upsets MarylandLamar Stevens scored 16 of his 25 points in the second half
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Big Ten

Big Ten boils down to 3-team race

Big Ten boils down to 3-team raceIt looks like the regular-season championship is a three-team race between Wisconsin, Maryland and Purdue.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 6

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 6Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Feb. 6
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
College

Sunday’s basketball: No. 10 Wisconsin slips past Indiana

Sunday’s basketball: No. 10 Wisconsin slips past IndianaEthan Happ was 8 of 10 from the field to help the Badgers win their seventh straight game in a 65-60 victory.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Big Ten

A look at each Big Ten team’s recruiting class

A look at each Big Ten team’s recruiting classAngelique S. Chengelis and Matt Charboneau go around the conference.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Big Ten roundup: No. 23 Purdue rallies to beat No. 17 Maryland

Big Ten roundup: No. 23 Purdue rallies to beat No. 17 MarylandCarsen Edwards made two free throws with 2.1 seconds left in the Boilermakers' 73-72 victory Saturday.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks ago
College

Thursday’s basketball: Hayes, Brock lead Oakland to win

Thursday’s basketball: Hayes, Brock lead Oakland to winJalen Hayes had 21 points and Isaiah Brock added 16 with 18 rebounds as Oakland routed Youngstown State.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Wednesday’s basketball: Jackson leads Kansas over Baylor

Wednesday’s basketball: Jackson leads Kansas over BaylorJosh Jackson had 23 points and 10 rebounds, then helped Kansas prevent Baylor from getting off a potential tying shot.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Sports

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 30

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 30Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 30
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Sports

Tuesday's basketball: Broncos refuse to buckle, rally late

Tuesday’s basketball: Broncos refuse to buckle, rally lateThomas Wilder scored 22 of his 29 in the second half and Western Michigan overcame a 21-point deficit with a late run to beat Ohio, 90-85.
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
College

Northwestern eyeing first invite to NCAA party

Northwestern eyeing first invite to NCAA partyBryant McIntosh is close enough he can see it when he closes his eyes.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
College

National Signing Day Preview Show: Last roundup?

National Signing Day Preview Show: Last roundup?Detroit News writers Bob Wojnowski, John Niyo, Angelique S. Chengelis and Matt Charboneau look at this year’s big day.
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  • 1 month ago
High Schools

Blue Chip players talk best, worst of recruiting

Blue Chip players talk best, worst of recruitingThe top 15 players on The Detroit News Blue Chip list talk about their best and worst recruiting experiences and more in this question-and-answer with David Goricki.
  • High Schools
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
College

Sunday’s basketball: Black’s 3-point play lifts UDM

Sunday’s basketball: Black’s 3-point play lifts UDMDeShawndre Black’s 3-point play with 12 seconds left gave Detroit Mercy a 93-92 victory ver Green Bay on Sunday.
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
High Schools

Blue Chip countdown: Cass Tech's Johnson prowls secondary

Blue Chip countdown: Cass Tech’s Donovan Johnson prowls secondaryPenn State commit uses speed to break up plays and intercept passes.
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  • 1 month ago
Big Ten

Big Ten roundup: No. 15 Wisconsin beats Rutgers in OT

Big Ten roundup: No. 15 Wisconsin beats Rutgers in OTThe Badgers survived a bad offensive game for a 61-54 overtime victory over the Scarlet Knights at Madison Square Garden.
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  • 4 weeks ago
College

Thursday’s basketball: Wayne State wins in a laugher

Thursday’s basketball: Wayne State wins in a laugherThe Wayne State men’s basketball team turned a close game at halftime into a laugher by the end.
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  • 1 month ago
College

Wednesday’s basketball: Michigan women rout Northwestern

Wednesday’s basketball: Michigan women rout NorthwesternThe Wolverines (17-5, 6-2) led 19-9 after the first quarter and 41-19 at halftime.
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  • 1 month ago
Nfl

Wednesday’s NFL roundup: Rutgers stands tall at Super Bowl

Wednesday’s NFL roundup: Rutgers stands tall at Super BowlAfter failing to win a Big Ten game in his first season, Rutgers coach Chris Ash suddenly has a major recruiting tool.
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  • 1 month ago
College

NCAA to give early peek of tournament field

NCAA to give early peek of tournament fieldFor the first time the committee will give a look at its top 16 seeds one month before the 68-team field locks in on March 12.
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  • 1 month ago
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