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Challenge Detroit News columnist in Wojo's Picks contest

Challenge Detroit News columnist in Wojo’s Picks contestDetroit News columnist Bob Wojnowski will pick the winners of the top college football games every week.
  • College
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
College

College Football Show: UM-Indiana, MSU-Nebraska

College Football Show: UM-Indiana, MSU-NebraskaWojo, Chengelis, Charboneau preview the Michigan-Indiana, Michigan State-Nebraska games this weekend.
  • College
  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
College

Bacon: Coaching buyouts reveal an insane side of college sports

Bacon: Coaching buyouts reveal an insane side of college sportsPlenty of pundits have raged about the soaring salaries of college coaches, and rightly so.
  • College
  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
College

Detroit News college football picks: Week 12

Detroit News college football picks: Week 12Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread in Week 12 of the college football season.
  • College
  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
College

State hoops notes: At Detroit Mercy, one Davis down, one Davis up

State hoops notes: At Detroit Mercy, one Davis down, one Davis upDetroit Mercy has lost, temporarily, assistant coach Mike Davis to a torn Achilles, while Davis' brother, Antoine, is off to a torrid start with the Titans.
  • College
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
College

Air-quality issues cancel Detroit Mercy-Cal basketball game

Air-quality issues cancel Detroit Mercy-Cal basketball gameDetroit Mercy received word of the cancellation shortly after its pregame shootaround Thursday night. The Titans flew into California on Wednesday.
  • College
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Sports

Thursday's basketball: Central Michigan beats CSU Bakersfield

Thursday’s basketball: Central Michigan beats CSU BakersfieldDavid DiLeo scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half, including two 3-pointers during Central Michigan’s decisive late run, and the Chippewas beat CSU Bakersfield 67-55 on Thursday night in the opening game of the Junkanoo Jam.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Sports

Thursday's football: Notre Dame revisits NYC legacy

Thursday’s football: Notre Dame revisits NYC legacyThe Fighting Irish were regular visitors to the New York area during the first half of the 20th century, when their wanderlust turned Notre Dame football into America’s team.
  • Sports
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
College

WMU fires defensive coordinator Tim Daoust after third straight loss

WMU fires defensive coordinator Tim Daoust after third straight lossCoach Tim Lester made the announcement Wednesday night, a day after the Broncos lost to Ball State, 42-41, in overtime on a failed two-point conversion attempt.
  • College
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
College

Jayru Campbell's redemption tour continues as GLIAC player of the year

Campbell’s redemption tour continues as GLIAC player of the yearCampbell has thrown for 2,368 yards, while rushing for 1,162 yards (tops in the nation among DII quarterbacks) and 19 touchdowns.
  • College
  • 3 days ago
Wolverines

Podcast: Angelique S. Chengelis talks with James Laurinaitis, Mack Brown

Podcast: Angelique S. Chengelis talks with James Laurinaitis, Mack BrownFormer Ohio State linebacker James Laurinaitis and ex-Texas coach Mack Brown are the guests on Angelique S. Chengelis' podcast, "View from the Press Box."
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
John Niyo

Niyo: College football needs chaos, but Michigan doesn't

Niyo: College football needs chaos, but Michigan doesn’tIf you’re Michigan, you’re rooting for No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson to keep rolling, and if Notre Dame loses, that’s great.
  • John Niyo
  • 3 days, 2 hours ago
Sports

Wednesday's basketball: Williamson, Duke rout Eastern Michigan

Wednesday’s basketball: Williamson, Duke rout Eastern MichiganWilliamson scored 21 points, Barrett added 20 and Duke routed Eastern Michigan 84-46 on Wednesday night in its first game this season as the nation’s top-ranked team.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
College

Michigan’s Devin Bush makes big jump to No. 6 on Kiper’s Big Board

Michigan’s Devin Bush makes big jump to No. 6 on Kiper’s Big BoardMichigan linebacker Devin Bush has moved up 10 spots to No. 6 on the latest Big Board published Thursday by ESPN NFL draft expert Mel Kiper Jr.
  • College
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Sports

This week’s football on TV

This week’s football on TVHere are this week's college and professional football games on television.
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
College

'Strong resume' keeps Michigan at No. 4 in College Football Playoff rankings

Strong resume’ keeps UM at No. 4 in CFPWolverines (9-1, 7-0) remain in the fourth spot after their 42-7 victory over Rutgers.
  • College
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
College

Tuesday’s college football: Ball State deals Western loss in OT

Tuesday’s college football: Ball State deals Western loss in OTBroncos’ bold move to try for 2-point conversion fails in 42-41 setback.
  • College
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
College

Tuesday's college basketball: Western Michigan outlasts Oakland in OT

Tuesday’s college basketball: Western outlasts Oakland in OTKarmari Newman's 3-pointer with 13 seconds left in regulation pulled Oakland even and forced overtime where the Golden Grizzlies fell 85-77 at the O'rena.
  • College
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
College

MAC notebook: Eastern, Western seeking seventh wins to lock in bowl trips

MAC notebook: Eastern, Western seeking 7th winsBroncos and Eagles will both be looking for a seventh win to guarantee them a spot in a bowl game during the holiday season.
  • College
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
College

Detroit News preview: Your guide to the 2018-19 college basketball season

Detroit News preview: Your guide to the 2018-19 college basketball seasonGet all the in-depth information and analysis you need on all of your favorite local teams as college basketball season gets set to tip off.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

Monday's college basketball: Butler runs past Detroit Mercy

Monday’s college basketball: Butler runs past Detroit MercyKamar Baldwin scores 26 as the Bulldogs hand the Titans their third straight loss 84-63.
  • College
  • 4 days, 18 hours ago
College

Detroit Mercy, Oakland sweep Horizon League weekly hoops awards

UDM, OU sweep first Horizon League weekly awardsOakland's Xavier Hill-Mais was named the player of the week, while Detroit Mercy's Antoine Davis was the freshman of the week.
  • College
  • 5 days ago
College

In men's soccer, MSU, UM both earn at-large bids into NCAAs

In men’s soccer, MSU, UM both earn at-large bids into NCAAsMichigan will host Princeton, while Michigan State will host UIC. Both matches are set for Thursday night.
  • College
  • 5 days, 1 hour ago
College

Ohio State punter mocks missing out on weekly Big Ten award

Ohio State punter mocks missing out on weekly Big Ten awardIn the third quarter of Ohio State's 26-6 victory over Michigan State, Chrisman booted five consecutive punts that were downed inside the 6-yard line.
  • College
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

Monday's college football: Purdue, Indiana each a win from bowl eligibility

Monday’s college football: Purdue, Indiana each a win from bowl eligibilitySaturday’s victory over Maryland should give the Hoosiers (5-5, 2-5 Big Ten) more than just an energy boost.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
College

MSU down (11), UM up (18) in latest AP basketball poll

MSU down (11), UM up (18) in latest AP basketball pollThere's a new top team, with Duke leapfrogging Kansas and two others after its blowout victory over Kentucky. Kansas, Gonzaga, Virginia and Tennessee round out the top 25.
  • College
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 12

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 12Go through the gallery to see the Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings for Week 12 of the college football season, compiled by Matt Charboneau.
  • Big Ten
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
College

CMU barely outside top 25 in latest AP women's hoops poll

CMU barely outside top 25 in latest AP women’s hoops pollCMU opened the season with a resounding 104-61 victory over Oakland, and continues play Monday night in a home game with South Dakota State.
  • College
  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
Wolverines

Michigan maintains No. 4 spot in both polls

Michigan maintains No. 4 spot in both pollsThe Michigan Wolverines, fresh off a 42-7 win over Rutgers on Saturday, maintained their No. 4 spot in the Associated Press poll and the Amway coaches’ poll.
  • Wolverines
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
College

Sunday's basketball: EMU cruises to third straight win

Sunday’s basketball: EMU cruises to third straight winElijah Minnie scored 17 while Boubacar Toure, Malik Ellison and Kevin McAdoo had 10 apiece as Eastern Michigan rolled past NAIA Goshen, 97-74.
  • College
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
College

Sunday's college football: Louisville fires head coach Bobby Petrino

Sunday’s college football: Louisville fires head coach Bobby PetrinoLouisville’s seven-game skid was bad enough. Worse were the large margins of defeat and opponents’ apparent ease in lighting up the scoreboard.
  • College
  • 6 days ago
Sports

Saturday's basketball: Slow start dooms WMU at Ole Miss

Saturday’s basketball: Slow start dooms WMU at Ole MissTerence Davis scored 17 points to lead four in double figures and Kermit Davis won his head-coaching debut as Mississippi defeated Western Michigan 90-64 in the Rebels' season opener on Saturday.
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
College

Saturday's state football: Grand Valley topples Wayne State

Saturday’s state football: Grand Valley topples Wayne StateBart Williams completed 20 of 26 passes for 250 yards and three touchdowns, leading Grand Valley State to a 45-21 win over Wayne State in the regular-season finale for both teams.
  • College
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
College

Saturday’s MAC: Eastern Michigan bowl-eligible with win over Akron

Saturday’s MAC: EMU bowl-eligible with win over AkronEastern Michigan intercepted Akron on three straight possessions, including one returned for a touchdown by Maxx Crosby.
  • College
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Sports

Saturday's Top 25: Oklahoma stops late 2-point try, tops Oklahoma State

Saturday’s Top 25: Oklahoma stops late 2-point try, tops Oklahoma StateKyler Murray passed for 349 yards and ran for 66 and No. 6 Oklahoma survived a late two-point conversion attempt to beat Oklahoma State 48-47 on Saturday. The Sooners continued their push for a Big 12 title and a spot in the College Football Playoff by winning their...
  • Sports
  • 6 days, 18 hours ago
Big Ten

Northwestern clinches spot in Big Ten title game

Northwestern clinches spot in Big Ten title gameThe Wildcats (6-4, 6-1) will now await their opponent for the league title game in Indianapolis next month.
  • Big Ten
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Big Ten

Saturday’s Big Ten: McSorley matches wins mark, Penn State tops Wisconsin

Saturday’s Big Ten: McSorley matches wins mark, Penn State prevailsTrace McSorley tied Penn State’s record for wins by a quarterback with his 29th, and the 21st-ranked Nittany Lions beat Wisconsin 22-10 on Saturday.
  • Big Ten
  • 6 days, 22 hours ago
College

Friday's college basketball: Eastern downs Drexel

Friday’s college basketball: Eastern downs DrexelPaul Jackson scores 20 in Eagles' 66-62 home victory.
  • College
  • 1 week ago
College

EMU to hold meetings for interested women's tennis, softball players

EMU starts recruiting women’s tennis, softball playersThe meetings come after a judge ruled last month that the school's decision to cut the two sports earlier this year violated the spirit of Title IX legislation.
  • College
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo's Pigskin Picks: Wolverines, Spartans face quite the rooting quandary

Wojo’s Pigskin Picks: Wolverines, Spartans face rooting quandaryMichigan fans are deeply conflicted: Do they root for the Spartans or the Buckeyes? Michigan State fans are equally conflicted: Do they root for the Spartans or the Buckeyes?
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
College

Friday’s college football: Penn State pushes for offense

Friday’s football: Penn State pushes for offensePenn State’s offense was held to single digits for the first time since 2014 in its loss to Michigan last week.
  • College
  • 1 week ago
College

College Football Show: MSU-Ohio State, UM-Rutgers

College Football Show: MSU-Ohio State, UM-RutgersBob Wojnowski, Angelique S. Chengelis and Matt Charboneau preview the MSU-Ohio State and UM-Rutgers games this weekend.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
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 Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread in Week 11 of the college football season.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Wolverines

Live updates: Higdon TD puts UM up, 22-17, on Indiana

Live updates: Higdon TD puts UM up, 22-17, on IndianaMichigan can get one step closer to a Big Ten championship and a possible spot in the College Football Playoff with a win over Indiana on Saturday.
  • Wolverines
  • 7 minutes ago
Spartans

MSU's offense a no-show in loss to Nebraska

MSU’s offense a no-show in loss to NebraskaMichigan State’s offense hasn’t had any rhythm much of the season, and on Saturday at Nebraska, it was again the main reason the Spartans lost.
  • Spartans
  • 13 minutes ago
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