Close

Get the news

MORE NEWS

sports

Headlines

Updated 11:25 a.m. EST

The Big Page
  • Grid
  • List
College

MSU moves up to No. 6, UM drops to No. 25 in AP poll

MSU moves up to No. 6, UM drops to No. 25 in AP pollMichigan State bounced back. On the court, and in the Associated Press Top 25.
  • College
  • 22 hours, 43 minutes ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 22

Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 22Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 22
  • Big Ten
  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
High Schools

Blue Chip profile: River Rouge’s Pearson finds his voice

Blue Chip profile: River Rouge’s Pearson finds his voiceReggie Pearson found a way to get out of his shell to become the complete player at River Rouge.
  • High Schools
  • 2 days ago
College

Big week looms for Oakland’s title hopes

Big week looms for Oakland’s title hopesThe Golden Grizzlies (13-8, 5-3 Horizon) face Wright State and Northern Kentucky on the road this week.
  • College
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
College

Sunday’s college basketball: Virginia wins 10th straight

Sunday’s college basketball: Virginia wins 10th straightKyle Guy scored 17 points, and UV beats Wake Forest, 59-49, for its 10th straight win.
  • College
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
High Schools

Blue Chip profile: Furtney up front in love for Badgers

Blue Chip profile: Furtney up front in love for BadgersMilan’s 6-foot-5 1/2, 290-pound behemoth, who made the switch from tight end to offensive line, will play at Wisconsin.
  • High Schools
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
Spartans

Ex-MSU receiver Hunter Rison heading to Kansas State

Ex-MSU receiver Hunter Rison heading to Kansas StateHunter Rison is heading to the Big 12.
  • Spartans
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
College

Oakland's Nunn scores 38 in shootout win over UDM

Oakland’s Nunn scores 38 in shootout win over UDMJust how many answers did Detroit Mercy have for Kendrick Nunn? Ummm ... Nunn. Feel free to groan.
  • College
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
College

Saturday’s Top 25: Top-ranked Villanova routs UConn

Saturday’s Top 25: Top-ranked Villanova routs UConnJalen Brunson scored 23 points and Donte DiVincenzo added 17 points off the bench to lead the Wildcats.
  • College
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
College

Saturday’s state basketball: CMU rallies to victory
Shawn Roundtree scored 19 points and had six assists and Kevin McKay had 16 points and four steals.

Saturday’s state basketball: CMU rallies to victoryShawn Roundtree scored 19 points and had six assists and Kevin McKay had 16 points and four steals.
  • College
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Wolverines

Saturday’s college football: O’Korn picked off in loss

Saturday’s college football: O’Korn picked off in lossLSU defensive tackle Frank Herron returned a fumble for a late TD and Penn State linebacker Troy Apke earned MVP honors.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
High Schools

Blue Chip profile: Taj Mustapha ‘at home’ with Badgers

Blue Chip profile: Taj Mustapha ‘at home’ with BadgersTaj Mustapha made sure he left high school with lasting memories, helping West Bloomfield to a record-breaking season.
  • High Schools
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
College

Oakland 92, Detroit Mercy 86

Oakland 92, Detroit Mercy 86Oakland 92, Detroit Mercy 86
  • College
  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
College

Greg Kampe talks about Oakland's win over Detroit Mercy

Greg Kampe talks about Oakland’s win over Detroit MercyGolden Grizzlies coach Greg Kampe talks about Oakland's win over Detroit Mercy.
  • College
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
College

Bacari Alexander talks about Detroit Mercy's loss to Oakland

Bacari Alexander talks about Detroit Mercy’s loss to OaklandTitans coach Bacari Alexander talks about Detroit Mercy's loss to Oakland.
  • College
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
More Sports

State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS Draft

State standouts taken on Day 1 of MLS DraftMichigan forward Francis Atuahene was selected No. 4 overall by FC Dallas while Western defender Brandon Bye goes No. 9 overall to the New England Revolution.
  • More Sports
  • 16 hours, 6 minutes ago
College

Former Cass Tech star Jayru Campbell settling in at Ferris State

Former Cass Tech star Jayru Campbell settling in at Ferris StateTransfer from Garden City Community College in Kansas could see action at quarterback or receiver this fall.
  • College
  • 4 days ago
College

Oakland, UDM offenses make for 'entertaining contest'

Oakland, UDM offenses make for ‘entertaining contest’Saturday's matchup is an intriguing one, to be sure — pitting the top two offenses in the Horizon League against each other.
  • College
  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
College

Friday’s college basketball: Buffalo fells WMU

Friday’s college basketball: Buffalo fells WMUBuffalo remained the lone unbeaten team in the Mid-American Conference with an 84-74 win over Western Michigan.
  • College
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
College

Thursday’s college basketball: Gonzaga upset at home

Thursday’s college basketball: Gonzaga upset at homeThe Gaels relied on experience and their characteristically efficient offense to pull the upset on Thursday night.
  • College
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
College

UM’s Mason Cole, Mike McCray make Senior Bowl roster

UM’s Mason Cole, Mike McCray make Senior Bowl rosterAlso playing are Darius Phillips and Chukwuma Okorafor of Western Michigan, and Central Michigan’s Tyler Conklin.
  • College
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
College

Washington State QB Hilinski dies in apparent suicide

Washington State QB Hilinski dies in apparent suicideThe 21-year-old Hilinski was discovered in his apartment after he didn’t show up for practice Tuesday.
  • College
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
College

Wednesday's college basketball: No. 1 Villanova crushes Georgetown

Wednesday’s college basketball: No. 1 Villanova crushes GeorgetownJalen Brunson led the way with 18 points and seven assists for Villanova, which finished 17 for 33 on 3s.
  • College
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
College

Tuesday's college basketball: UM women top Ohio State

Tuesday’s college basketball: UM women top Ohio StateHallie Thome scored 27 points and No. 19 Michigan rallied to hand No. 8 Ohio State its first Big Ten loss, 84-75, on Tuesday night.
  • College
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 15

Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 15Detroit News Big Ten Basketball Power Rankings: Week of Jan. 15
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
College

Monday’s college basketball: Oakland pulls away late

Monday’s college basketball: Oakland pulls away lateKendrick Nunn had 18 of his 32 points in the first half and grabbed nine rebounds on Monday night
  • College
  • 1 week ago
Big Ten

Sunday’s college basketball: OSU retains share of first

Sunday’s college basketball: OSU retains share of firstKeita Bates-Diop scored 20 points, grabbed nine rebounds and Ohio State beat Rutgers to stay undefeated in the Big Ten.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Pistons

Kay Felder to sign two-way contract with Detroit Pistons

Kay Felder to sign two-way contract with Detroit PistonsThe former Detroit Pershing and Oakland University star point guard has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Pistons.
  • Pistons
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Saturday’s state basketball: Western Michigan starts fast, rolls
Thomas Wilder finished with 14 points for the Broncos (11-6, 3-1).

Saturday’s state basketball: Western Michigan starts fast, rollsThomas Wilder finished with 14 points for the Broncos (11-6, 3-1).
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Saturday’s Top 25 basketball: Texas Tech makes history

Saturday’s Top 25 basketball: Texas Tech makes historyThe Red Raiders will savor this moment, even if the rough-and-tumble Big 12 is just getting started.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Friday’s college basketball: U-D Mercy wins two in a row

Friday’s college basketball: U-D Mercy wins two in a rowTitans rally to a 93-91 victory over Youngstown State behind 34 points from Corey Allen.
  • College
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Spartans

College Basketball Show: MSU, UM to renew rivalry

College Basketball Show: MSU, UM to renew rivalryMichigan State and Michigan will renew their basketball rivalry Saturday in East Lansing at noon.
  • Spartans
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Wolverines

Report: Michigan assistant Chris Partridge turns down Alabama

Report: Michigan assistant Chris Partridge turns down AlabamaChris Partridge, Michigan’s linebackers/special teams coach, was offered an opportunity to coach linebackers at Alabama but turned it down.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Wolverines

Report: Michigan hires CMU’s Sherrone Moore as assistant coach

Report: Michigan hires CMU’s Sherrone Moore as assistant coachSherrone Moore, who coached tight ends and was recruiting coordinator at Central Michigan, reportedly has joined Michigan’s football staff.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

Thursday’s college basketball: MSU women pull off upset

Thursday’s college basketball: MSU women pull off upsetTaryn McCutcheon scored a career-high 25 points, and Michigan State surprised No. 11 Maryland, 82-68.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

MSU’s Bridges, UM’s Flaherty make Wooden top 25s

MSU’s Bridges, UM’s Flaherty make Wooden top 25sAlso in the running for the Wooden Award, given to college basketball’s top player, is Bloomfield Hills’ Yante Maten.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

Wednesday’s college basketball: UDM ends losing streak

Wednesday’s college basketball: UDM ends losing streakCorey Allen took the inbounds pass and went coast-to-coast for an uncontested layup as time expired.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

Oakland AD Jeff Konya leaving for Northeastern

Oakland AD Jeff Konya leaving for NortheasternKonya’s marketing acumen played a major role in putting mid-major Oakland University on the national map.
  • College
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
College

Detroit's Josh Davis blossoms into force at Western Michigan

Detroit’s Josh Davis blossoms into force at Western MichiganDetroit Henry Ford High product scored career-high 27 against Chicago State Dec. 30 and had a 10-for-10 night vs. Akron.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

Tuesday’s college basketball: Eastern holds off Central

Tuesday’s college basketball: Eastern holds off CentralElijah Minnie scored 14 of his 25 points in the final minutes and James Thompson IV added 17 points with 12 rebounds.
  • College
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
College

Oops! SI leaves MSU out of '18 rankings; back at No. 12

Oops! SI leaves MSU out of 2018 rankings; back at No. 12Looks like Sports Illustrated considers Michigan State one of the top 25 for the 2018 football season, after all.
  • College
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Wolverines

Jim Harbaugh sure to be among top national stories in 2018

Jim Harbaugh sure to be among top national stories in 2018The offseason’s most interesting coach needs to start having a bigger impact during the season.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 weeks ago
College

Tuesday’s college football: Saban already looking ahead

Tuesday’s college football: Saban already looking aheadNick Saban wins one title and moves on to figuring out how to get the next. It’s part of his famed Process.
  • College
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Spartans

Matt Charboneau on MSU's win over Illinois

Matt Charboneau on MSU’s win over IllinoisMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News breaks down Spartans' 87-74 victory over Illini.
  • Spartans
  • 10 hours, 53 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU players after win over Illinois

MSU players after win over IllinoisSpartans Jaren Jackson Jr., Miles Bridges and Cassius Winston discuss their team's 87-74 victory over the Illini Monday.
  • Spartans
  • 11 hours, 16 minutes ago
Columnists