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The Detroit News' best in Big Ten football

The Detroit News’ best in Big Ten footballMatt Charboneau breaks down the best in the Big Ten by position in football.
  • Big Ten
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
College

College notes: Swan song for Oakland-MSU hoops?

College notes: Swan song for Oakland-MSU hoops?The teams will play in 2018 for the 13th time in 14 seasons, but it will be a challenge to continue the series.
  • College
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
College

Thursday's college football: Saban's coaching tree casts shadow over SEC

Thursday’s college football: Saban’s coaching tree casts shadowThere is no escaping Nick Saban’s influence on the Southeastern Conference.
  • College
  • 3 days, 8 hours ago
College

Thursday's college hoops: Duke to be in all-access show

Thursday’s college hoops: Duke to be in all-access showThe eight-episode series titled “Earn Everything” will document the Blue Devils as they prepare for the 2018-19 season.
  • College
  • 3 days, 9 hours ago
College

Detroit denied bid to host another Final Four

Detroit denied bid to host another Final FourDetroit's recently renovated Ford Field was one of seven finalist cities to host a Final Four from 2023-26.
  • College
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Big Ten

Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State DE, dies at 34

Mike Kudla, former star Ohio State DE, dies at 34Mike Kudla, a star defensive end who played on Ohio State’s 2002 national championship team, has died. He was 34.
  • Big Ten
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
Lions

Ex-Lions QB Dan Orlovsky joins ESPN as college football analyst

Ex-Lions QB Dan Orlovsky joins ESPN as college football analystFormer Detroit Lions quarterback Dan Orlovsky has been hired by ESPN as a college football game and studio analyst.
  • Lions
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
College

Ex-WMU basketball player sentenced to at least 17.5 years in prison

Ex-WMU basketball player sentenced to at least 17.5 years in prisonJoeviair Kennedy has been sentenced for his role in a robbery that led to the fatal shooting of another student.
  • College
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
College

MSU, UM in top eight for Old Redford's 'Rocket' Watts

MSU, UM in top eight for Old Redford’s ‘Rocket’ WattsMichigan and Michigan State are jostling for another of the top 2019 in-state basketball prospects.
  • College
  • 1 week ago
College

Powerful Georgia reloads for another championship run

Powerful Georgia reloads for another championship runGeorgia coach Kirby Smart just knew he’d be asked if he has recovered from the Bulldogs’ loss to Alabama in the national championship game.
  • College
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
College

Monday's college football: Gaming laws could result in SEC injury reports

Monday’s college football: Gaming laws could result in SEC injury reportsThe conference is unlikely to start requiring weekly reports by this season, though.
  • College
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
College

Louisville removing Papa John's from stadium name

Louisville removing Papa John’s from stadium nameThe University of Louisville is removing Papa John’s from its football stadium’s name after a report the pizza chain’s founder used a racial slur.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Detroit bracing for news on future Final Four

Detroit bracing for news on future Final FourThe NCAA is set to announce host cities for 2023-26, perhaps as early as Monday.
  • College
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
College

Feds investigate EMU athletics over gender inequality claims

Feds investigating EMU athletics over Title IX complaintsThe Office of Civil Rights is looking into the university's athletics department, after EMU announced in March it was cutting four athletic programs.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
College

CFP extends deals with Cotton, Fiesta, Peach bowls

CFP extends deals with Cotton, Fiesta, Peach bowlsThe three bowl games will host a College Football Playoff game every year during the six-year period.
  • College
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
College

Ex-Louisville players sue NCAA over vacated 2013 title

Ex-Louisville players sue NCAA over vacated 2013 titleJohn Morgan, one of several attorneys representing ex-Louisville players, described the NCAA as “a morally bankrupt organization” that exploits student-athletes.
  • College
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

Michigan has third-best odds to win Big Ten title

Michigan has third-best odds to win Big TenOhio State is the favorite to repeat as winner of the Big Ten championship game, according to odds released by the Westgate Las Vegas Superbook.
  • College
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Big Ten

Big Ten coaches a cool group on hot seat rankings

Big Ten coaches a cool group on hot seat rankingsCollege football coaching can be a volatile business. Big Ten coaches, however, are enjoying a measure of stability these days.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Wolverines

How Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan recruits are working out

How Jim Harbaugh’s Michigan recruits are working outWhile there are still a handful of players who were recruited before Jim Harbaugh and his staff got to Ann Arbor, the vast majority of the roster is now his recruits.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Wolverines

Michigan among final three for five-star point guard DJ Carton

Michigan among final three for five-star point guard DJ CartonDJ Carton, a five-star point guard from Bettendorf, Iowa, has Michigan in his final three schools, along with Indiana and Ohio State.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 weeks ago
High Schools

Early look at The Detroit News’ top high school football players

Early look at The Detroit News’ top high school football playersThe Detroit News presents an early look at our top 20 football players in Michigan.
  • High Schools
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
High Schools

Middle-school basketball star Emoni Bates will play at Ypsilanti Lincoln

Middle-school star Emoni Bates will play at Ypsilanti LincolnEmoni Bates, who is 6-foot-8 and already has a scholarship offer from DePaul, will play high school basketball at Ypsilanti Lincoln,
  • High Schools
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
College

Maryland releases subpoenas for records in FBI hoops probe

Maryland releases subpoenas for records in FBI hoops probeMaryland received a grand jury subpoena seeking records in the federal corruption investigation into college basketball.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Ex-athletes: Ohio State doc groped men for years

Ex-athletes: Ohio State doc groped men for yearsSeven former athletes and a former nursing student shared detailed allegations of sexual misconduct dating back to the 1970s against Richard Strauss.
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Sports

Tre Mosley, Lance Dixon set to lead West Bloomfield charge

Tre Mosley, Lance Dixon set to lead West Bloomfield chargeWest Bloomfield receiver Tre Mosley to make college plans
  • Sports
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
College

NCAA prepares minority coordinators for coaching jobs

NCAA prepares minority coordinators for head coaching jobsthe NCAA is putting some of its rising coaching candidates through its Champion Forum to prepare them for coaching jobs
  • College
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Wolverines

John Kolesar's son determined to follow his own path

John Kolesar’s son determined to follow his own pathCaden Kolesar grew up a diehard Michigan fan and has gone to games every year since he was 3 years old.
  • Wolverines
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Sports

Curtis Blackwell has Sound Mind Sound Body thriving again

Curtis Blackwell has Sound Mind Sound Body thriving againCurtis Blackwell looked on with pride as he watched the Sound Mind Sound Body 7 vs. 7 Detroit Showcase at Liggett High School Thursday evening.
  • Sports
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
College

Oregon State wins College World Series

Oregon State wins College World SeriesOregon State, a night after escaping on the ninth-inning, two-out foul ball fiasco, beat Arkansas for its third title.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
College

Late rally lifts Oregon State over Arkansas at CWS, series tied 1-1

Late rally lifts Oregon State over Arkansas at CWS, series tied 1-1Arkansas blows chance to win series when foul pop-up drops between three fielders with two outs in the ninth.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
College

Washington State's Hilinski had brain damage at suicide

Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski had brain damage at suicideTyler Hilinski had extensive brain damage that’s been linked to concussions from playing the sport, his family said.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Michigan

Former EMU softball star dies in apparent hit-and-run

Former EMU softball star dies in apparent hit-and-runStanton was the head girls softball coach at Oswego High School and had been a standout player at Eastern
  • Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
College

Arkansas beats Heimlich, Oregon State 4-1 in CWS opener

Arkansas beats Heimlich, Oregon State 4-1 in CWS openerRazorbacks erupt for four runs in fifth inning and get start from Blaine Knight.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
College

Curry fan Kendrick Nunn signs contract with Warriors

Steph Curry fan Kendrick Nunn signs contract with WarriorsKendrick Nunn received a partially guaranteed contract from the defending NBA champions following his one season at Oakland University.
  • College
  • 1 month ago
Sports

Oregon State’s impressive College World Series run not finished

Oregon State’s impressive CWS run not finishedStanding between Oregon State (53-11-1) and the title is Arkansas (47-19) in the best-of-three College World Series finals starting Monday.
  • Sports
  • 4 weeks ago
College

EMU notes: Darius Jackson gets second shot with Cowboys

EMU notes: Darius Jackson gets second shot with CowboysThe Cowboys drafted Jackson, a running back and former Eastern Michigan standout, in the sixth round in 2016.
  • College
  • 1 month ago
Wolverines

Michigan's Warde Manuel supports new NCAA transfer, redshirt rules

Michigan’s Warde Manuel supports new NCAA transfer, redshirt rulesMichigan athletic director Warde Manuel supports the NCAA’s new transfer procedure and changes to redshirt eligibility for football announced earlier this month.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 month ago
Wolverines

Poole's buzzer-beater up for 'Best Play' ESPY

Poole’s buzzer-beater up for ‘Best Play’ ESPYJordan Poole’s deep heave from 30 feet that lifted Michigan past Houston and into the Sweet 16 is one of 16 plays in the running to win an ESPY.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 month ago
College

Game 1 of College World Series postponed by rain

Game 1 of College World Series postponed to TuesdayArkansas (47-19) will start Blaine Knight (13-0) against Luke Heimlich (16-2) of Oregon State (53-11-1) on Tuesday.
  • College
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
College

EMU faces second lawsuit over decision to cut 4 sports

EMU faces second lawsuit over decision to cut 4 sportsA lawsuit filed Friday claims EMU violated Title IX legislation when it decided in March to eliminate four sports, including two women's sports.
  • College
  • 1 month ago
High Schools

River Rouge’s Ruke Orhorhoro picked Clemson over Michigan because it ‘felt like home’

Orhorhoro picked Clemson over UM because it ‘felt like home’River Rouge coach Corey Parker knew what he was talking about regarding Ruke Orhorhoro.
  • High Schools
  • 1 month ago
College

College notes: WMU, UM to play in football, hoops, hockey in '18

College notes: WMU, UM to play in football, hoops, hockey in ‘18The football teams meet Sept. 18, hockey Oct. 19 and 20, and men's basketball Dec. 15.
  • College
  • 1 month ago
College

Going pro was 'only choice' for Saginaw's Brian Bowen

Going pro was ‘only choice’ for Saginaw’s BowenBrian Bowen gave up his college career when the NCAA informed South Carolina he would miss at least all of next season because of his alleged involvement in the scandal.
  • College
  • 1 month ago
College

Mike Davis takes over at Detroit Mercy: 'It's all about hard work'

Mike Davis takes over at Detroit Mercy: ‘It’s all about hard work’Mike Davis was introduced as Detroit Mercy new men's basketball coach on Thursday.
  • College
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
High Schools

14-college recruiting tour just a part of the Rising Stars impact

14-college recruiting tour just a part of the Rising Stars impactOn Saturday, a bus will leave from Michigan, and in the span of a week, will take a group of high school football players to 14 different colleges for their summer camps.
  • High Schools
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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