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3 UCLA players suspended indefinitely after arrests

3 UCLA players suspended indefinitely after China arrestsThree UCLA players accused of shoplifting in China apologized Wednesday before they were suspended indefinitely.
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
College

Panel at UM: Athletes free to speak, but must act also

Panel at UM: Athletes free to speak, but must act alsoMichigan AD Warde Manuel, Ford exec Jim Hackett, and ex-NFL chief Paul Tagliabue discuss sports and social policy
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
College

Tuesday’s college football: MSU 17th, UM 24th in CFP

Tuesday’s college football: MSU 17th, UM 24th in CFPAlabama reclaims top spot while Wisconsin lands at No. 5 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
College

MAC notes: Western, Central not done yet in West title chase

MAC notes: Western, Central not done yet in West title chaseWestern Michigan and Central Michigan got things done on the defensive side of the ball to become bowl-eligible last week.
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  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
College

Tuesday’s college basketball: UCLA players returning

Tuesday’s college basketball: UCLA players returningPresident Trump intervenes to get LiAngelo Ball, Jalen Hill and Cody Riley released by Chinese authorities.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekHere is a complete listing of this week's college and pro football games on TV.
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  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
Wolverines

'We'll get better': Michigan survives another slow start, beats CMU

We’ll get better’: Michigan survives another slow start, beats CMUMuhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman leads the charge with 17 points as Michigan opens season 2-0 after 72-65 win over the Chippewas.
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  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
Lions

Lions’ Cooter among Sporting News’ picks for Vols job

Lions’ Cooter among Sporting News’ picks for Vols jobThe Lions' offensive coordinator is one of The Sporting News' nine top candidates for the Tennessee job.
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  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Wolverines

Michigan 72, Central Michigan 65

Michigan 72, Central Michigan 65Michigan 72, Central Michigan 65
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College

WMU, MSU, UM men’s soccer make NCAA field

WMU, MSU, UM men’s soccer make NCAA fieldAll three teams earned first-round byes and will host second-round games, despite none winning their conference tournament.
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  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
College

Monday's college basketball: Murphy leads Minnesota over Providence

Monday’s college basketball: Murphy leads Minnesota over ProvidenceHe scores 15 of his 23 points in second half, adds 14 rebounds, in the Gophers’ 86-74 victory.
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College

Monday’s college football: Hoke shifts focus to Vols' seniors

Monday’s college football: Hoke shifts focus to Vols’ seniorsFormer Michigan coach says he's concerned about his long-term future as takes over helm at Tennessee in interim basis.
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Sunday’s college basketball: Thompson sets EMU record

Sunday’s college basketball: Thompson sets EMU recordJames Thompson IV had his 41st career double, passing the legendary George “Ice Man” Gervin in double-doubles.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
College

Butch Jones out at Tennessee, Brady Hoke named interim coach

Butch Jones out at Tennessee, Brady Hoke named interim coachJones, a former Central Michigan coach, went 34-27 overall and 14-24 in the SEC over five seasons.
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  • 4 days, 10 hours ago
Wolverines

College notes: Way's hat trick sees UM advance to NCAA field hockey semis

College notes: Way’s hat trick sees UM advance to NCAA field hockey semisEmma Way netted three goals as Michigan blanked Big Ten-rival Northwestern in an NCAA Tournament field hockey quarterfinal match Sunday at Ocker Field in Ann Arbor.
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  • 4 days, 15 hours ago
College

Michigan climbs, Michigan State tumbles in polls

Michigan climbs, Michigan State tumbles in pollsMichigan State fell nine spots to No. 22 while Michigan rose to No. 19 from No. 21 in this week's Associated Press college football poll, released Sunday.
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College

Charboneau’s AP vote: Another wild weekend jumbles CFP picture

Charboneau’s AP vote: Another wild weekend jumbles CFP pictureThe losses by both Georgia (No. 1 CFP, No. 2 AP) and Notre Dame sure did mix things up.
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College

Saturday’s state roundup: Wayne State wins in OT

Saturday’s state roundup: Wayne State wins in OTIt was the first overtime victory in school history for Wayne State, which finished 5-6, 4-5.
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College

Saturday’s top 25 hoops: Coach K wins No. 1,000 at Duke

Saturday’s top 25 hoops: Coach K wins No. 1,000 at DukeAfter the game, the Duke players donned T-shirts with the “Coach 1K” logo.
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College

Saturday’s state hoops: Freshman leads MSU women

Saturday’s state hoops: Freshman leads MSU womenFreshman Sidney Cooks led a balanced scoring attack with 17 points off the bench in a 100-58 victory over Robert Morris.
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College

Saturday’s top 25 roundup: Auburn crushes CFP's No. 1 Georgia

Saturday’s top 25 roundup: Auburn crushes CFP’s No. 1 GeorgiaThe Tigers held Nick Chubb, Sony Michel and the SEC’s top ground game to 46 yards, 233 below their season average.
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Big Ten

Saturday's Big Ten: Defense carries Wisconsin past Iowa

Saturday’s Big Ten: Defense carries Wisconsin past IowaLeon Jacobs recovered two fumbles — returning onefor a score — and fellow linebacker T.J. Edwards had a pick in a 38-14 victory.
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  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
College

AP: 3 UCLA players stay in China; team returns to U.S.

AP: 3 UCLA players stay in China; team returns to U.S.The UCLA basketball team is heading back to Los Angeles without three players arrested on shoplifting charges in China
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College

Friday’s college basketball: Detroit falls, Oakland prevails

Friday’s college basketball: Detroit falls, Oakland prevailsNickeil Alexander-Walker scored 24 points, Kerry Blackshear Jr. added 23 and Virginia Tech beat Detroit Mercy.
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College

Friday’s college football: Stanford runs past No. 9 Washington

Friday’s college football: Stanford runs past No. 9 WashingtonBryce Love ran 30 times for 166 yards and three touchdowns on the gimpy ankle against the nation's stingiest defense, leading Stanford to a 30-22 victory over No. 9 Washington.
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Zach Hankins helps Ferris State rise to national title contention

Zach Hankins helps Ferris State rise to national title contentionZach Hankins has developed into a dominant inside threat at both sides of the court to help make Ferris State a national power.
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College

GLIAC preview: Davis, returnees power up Wayne State

GLIAC preview: Davis, returnees power up Wayne StateHere is a preview of Michigan men’s basketball teams in the GLIAC, by David Goricki of The Detroit News.
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Goocher told: Build wrestling team for women

Goocher told: Build wrestling team for womenThat’s effectively the response given by the National Collegiate Wrestling Association to a policy change request.
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College

Detroit News college football picks: Week 11

Detroit News college football picks: Week 11Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The News offer their picks against the spread.
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  • 1 week ago
College

College Football Show: Big Ten East title on the line

College Football Show: Big Ten East title on the lineFormer Michigan State running back Nick Hill joins the College Football Show to preview the Spartans-Buckeyes game on Saturday in Columbus at noon.
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  • 1 week ago
College

MSU’s Bridges, Ward, UM’s Wagner on Naismith list

MSU’s Bridges, Ward, UM’s Wagner on Naismith listThe award, given annually by the Atlanta Tipoff Club, recognizes the top player in college basketball.
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  • 1 week ago
College

CMU has five interceptions, tops EMU; WMU rolls past Kent State

CMU has five interceptions, tops EMU; WMU rolls past Kent StateSean Bunting had two of Central Michigan’s five interceptions, and the Chippewas held off Eastern Michigan.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
College

EMU preview: James Thompson back, stronger than ever

EMU preview: James Thompson back, stronger than everJames Thompson IV submitted his name for the NBA draft after last season and learned a lot about the process before backing out.
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College

WMU preview: Star Thomas Wilder has improved supporting cast

WMU preview: Star Thomas Wilder has improved supporting castThomas Wilder and the Broncos take aim at the Mid-American Conference championship and their first NCAA Tournament appearance in four years.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
College

CMU preview: Cecil Williams ready to step in the spotlight

CMU preview: Cecil Williams ready to step in the spotlightThe short but sweet Marcus Keene Era is over at Central Michigan, one in which he averaged a nation-leading 30 points a game in his lone season with the Chippewas.
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Oakland preview: Golden Grizzlies poised for big season

Oakland preview: Golden Grizzlies poised for big seasonGetting to the second round of the NIT would be considered a good year for most mid-majors, a cute story, if you will.
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Detroit Mercy preview: Allen aims to help Titans climb Horizon ladder

Detroit Mercy preview: Allen aims to help Titans climb Horizon ladderCorey Allen will try to build off his freshaman season where he averaged 14.4 points and shot 44.8 percent on 3s.
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Big Ten

Wednesday’s college football: Iowa boosts sick children

Wednesday’s college football: Iowa boosts sick childrenNine-year-old Maddox Smith can no longer play football, not after being treated for a golf ball-sized brain tumor.
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College

College notes: OU’s Xavier Hill-Mais a surprising redshirt

College notes: OU’s Xavier Hill-Mais a surprising redshirtThe 6-foot-7 forward didn't want to waste a year playing seven to eight minutes a game.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Spartans

Nike unveils special tourney uniform for Michigan State

Nike unveils special tourney uniform for Michigan StateMichigan State heads to Portland, Ore., next week to take part in the Phil Knight Invitational, a 16-team event that will celebrate the 80th birthday of Nike’s founder.
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Wolverines

Michigan vs. Wisconsin: View from other side

Michigan vs. Wisconsin: View from other sideJeff Potrykus covers Wisconsin football and basketball for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and offers his insight into the Badgers.
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Spartans

Michigan State vs. Maryland: View from other side

Michigan State vs. Maryland: View from other sideRoman Stubbs, who covers Maryland for the Washington Post, breaks down the Terrapins for The Detroit News.
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Spartans

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. Maryland

Detroit News predictions: Michigan State vs. MarylandMatt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of the Michigan State-Maryland game.
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  • 2 hours, 32 minutes ago
Wolverines

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. Wisconsin

Detroit News predictions: Michigan vs. WisconsinAngelique S. Chengelis, Matt Charboneau, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski predict the outcome of the Michigan-Wisconsin game.
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Nation

Rutgers swimming coach axed amid emotional abuse claims
Martin has been accused of telling swimmers to lose weight, verbally berating them and ignoring mental health concerns

Rutgers swimming coach axed amid emotional abuse claimsMartin has been accused of telling swimmers to lose weight, verbally berating them and ignoring mental health concerns
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