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Tuesday’s college football: Iowa’s season on the fence

Tuesday’s college football: Iowa’s season on the fenceHawkeyes’ winning record at risk with tough schedule down the stretch.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 8

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 8Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 8
  • Big Ten
  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekHere are this week's college and professional games on television this week.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

Nebraska picks Washington State AD to head athletics program

Nebraska picks Washington State AD to head athletics programBill Moos, 66, agreed to a five-year contract with a base annual salary of $1 million, plus incentives.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 days, 10 hours ago
College

College Football Show: UM-MSU face Big Ten road battles

College Football Show: UM-MSU face Big Ten road battlesBob Wojnowski, John Niyo, Angelique Chengelis, Matt Charboneau look ahead to Saturday's Big Ten road games -- Michigan at Indiana and Michigan State at Minnesota.
  • College
  • 1 week ago
Big Ten

Saturday’s Big Ten: Rutgers gets first conference win since 2015

Saturday’s Big Ten: Rutgers gets first conference win since 2015Rutgers rushed for a season-high 274 yards. Edwards, Raheem Blackshear and Josh Hicks all scored touchdowns.
  • Big Ten
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Big Ten

MSU’s Joe Bachie wins Big Ten weekly honor for defense

MSU’s Joe Bachie wins Big Ten weekly honor for defenseFor the second straight week, Michigan State has one of the top players in the Big Ten.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 7

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 7Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 7
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekHere are this week's college and pro football games on TV this week.
  • Sports
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Big Ten

Charboneau: Wisconsin running roughshod over Big Ten West

Charboneau: Wisconsin running roughshod over Big Ten WestBadgers are well-running machine as evidenced by their performance in Saturday's victory in Lincoln, Neb.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Saturday’s Big Ten: Taylor rushes for 249 yards in Wisconsin win

Saturday’s Big Ten: Taylor rushes for 249 yards in Wisconsin winFreshman Johnathan Taylor rushed for a season-high 249 yards and two touchdowns to lead a punishing ground game.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Big Ten

McSorley, Barkley lead Penn State over Northwestern

McSorley, Barkley lead Penn State over NorthwesternTrace McSorley had no idea he was on a school-record run of completions. He just knew he was making the right reads.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Bob Wojnowski

Wojo's Pigskin Picks: This UM-MSU clash will be especially illuminating

Wojo’s Pigskin Picks: This UM-MSU clash will be especially illuminatingThere’s a reason both schools declined to play this game at night until the Big Ten and ABC finally told them to grow up.
  • Bob Wojnowski
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
College

College Football Show: UM-MSU under the lights

College Football Show: UM-MSU under the lightsIt's rivalry week and Michigan is favored by double digits against Michigan State on Saturday night at Michigan Stadium.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Big Ten

Chengelis: Buckeyes’ backfield scary with healthy Weber

Chengelis: Buckeyes’ backfield scary with healthy WeberOhio State has a full backfield, and Mike Weber’s return to the rotation makes it even more impressive.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Tuesday’s college football: Bortenschlager shows poise

Tuesday’s college football: Bortenschlager shows poiseMax Bortenschlager, a drop-back passer in a read-option offense, delivered a near-flawless performance Saturday.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Big Ten

MSU’s Davis shares Big Ten weekly honor for offense

MSU’s Davis shares Big Ten weekly honor for offenseMichigan State junior wide receiver Felton Davis was named Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 6

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 6Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 6
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
College

Monday’s college football: Wisconsin turns up the pressure

Monday’s college football: Wisconsin turns up the pressureNo. 9 Wisconsin is turning up the pressure. After swarming Northwestern for eight sacks, the Badgers have their sights set on Nebraska this weekend.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
College

This week’s football on TV

This week’s football on TVThis week’s college and football games on TV.
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  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Big Ten

Saturday's Big Ten: Wisconsin holds off Northwestern

Saturday’s Big Ten: Wisconsin holds off NorthwesternNo. 10 Wisconsin’s offense overcame sluggish start and its defense swarmed Northwestern before holding on for a 33-24 win on Saturday.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Big Ten

Johnson's late dash pushes Maryland past Minnesota

Johnson’s late dash pushes Maryland past MinnesotaTy Johnson's 34-yard touchdown run with 1:10 to play to lift Maryland to a 31-24 victory over Minnesota on Saturday.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Big Ten

'A man of the people': Former Purdue coach Joe Tiller dead at 74

A man of the people’: Former Purdue coach Joe Tiller dead at 74Joe Tiller, who guided quarterback Drew Brees at Purdue and was the school’s winningest football coach, died Saturday.
  • Big Ten
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
College

Friday’s college football: Nebraska rolls; Washington State shocks USC

Friday’s college football: Nebraska rolls; Washington State shocks USCWhen Nebraska ended its nonconference schedule with a loss to Northern Illinois, it didn't just drop the Cornhuskers to 1-2.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit’s Alaric Jackson earns starting tackle job for Iowa

Detroit’s Alaric Jackson earns starting tackle job for IowaAlaric “A.J.” Jackson can’t wait to get back to his home state of Michigan to play at Spartan Stadium Saturday afternoon.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
College

Local DI hoops coaches sound off on scandal, FBI probe

Local DI hoops coaches sound off on scandal, FBI probeOakland's Greg Kampe likens the scandal to 2008 stock market. "The last couple days and the next few weeks are going to be college basketball's correction," he said.
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  • 3 weeks ago
John Niyo

Niyo: FBI probe exposes college hoops’ ugly truths

Niyo: FBI probe exposes college hoops’ ugly truthsIndictments targeted not just coaches at major DI programs, but the entire life-cycle of the sport’s seedier side.
  • John Niyo
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
College

College Football Show: MSU's Big Ten opener, UM's quarterbacks

College Football Show: MSU’s Big Ten opener, UM’s quarterbacksMichigan State is back in action Saturday to open the Big Ten season against Iowa in East Lansing at 4 p.m. while Michigan has a bye.
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  • 3 weeks ago
Wolverines

Michigan's Winovich named Big Ten co-Defensive Player of the Week

Michigan’s Winovich named Big Ten co-Defensive Player of the WeekThe junior had six tackles (all solo), including four tackles for loss and three sacks in the Wolverines' conference-opening win over Purdue.
  • Wolverines
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Big Ten

Harbaugh: Big Ten ADs to discuss visitor locker rooms

Harbaugh: Big Ten ADs to discuss visitor locker roomsMichigan already is looking into the visiting team accommodations it provides, Harbaugh said.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Wolverines

Purdue’s Jeff Brohm: Hit on UM’s Wilton Speight was clean

Purdue’s Jeff Brohm: Hit on UM’s Wilton Speight was cleanPurdue coach Jeff Brohm said the hit that knocked Michigan quarterback Wilton Speight out of last Saturday’s game was a clean play.
  • Wolverines
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Big Ten

Charboneau: Nebraska earns reprieve with win

Charboneau: Nebraska earns reprieve with winBeleaguered Nebraska rallied to defeat Rutgers at home 27-17, which helped placate the masses in Lincoln for now.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 5

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 5Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 5
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Big Ten

Saturday’s Big Ten: Ohio State cruises by UNLV

Saturday’s Big Ten: Ohio State cruises by UNLVOhio State quarterback J.T. Barrett threw touchdown passes to five different receivers in the first half
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Big Ten

Penn State beats Iowa with TD on game’s final play

Penn State beats Iowa with TD on game’s final playSaquon Barkley had 211 yards rushing and 94 yards receiving for the Nittany Lions.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Wolverines

Trieu: Michigan, Purdue might battle more on recruiting trail

Trieu: Michigan, Purdue might battle more on recruiting trailPurdue and Michigan have not crossed paths much on the recruiting trail of late.
  • Wolverines
  • 4 weeks ago
Big Ten

Nebraska fires athletic director after 5 years

Nebraska fires athletic director after 5 yearsFor the second time in 10 years, Nebraska has ousted an athletic director during a football season.
  • Big Ten
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
College

College Football Show: Spartans under the bright lights

College Football Show: Spartans under the bright lightsIt's another big weekend of college football for the Spartans and Wolverines.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Wolverines

UM's Quinn Nordin earns second Big Ten weekly honor

UM’s Quinn Nordin earns second Big Ten weekly honorNordin was named the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week after tying a program record with five field goals Saturday in Michigan's win over Air Force.
  • Wolverines
  • 1 month ago
Big Ten

Purdue run game takes shape as Michigan visits

Purdue run game takes shape as Michigan visitsThe Boilermakers currently rank 63rd among 130 FBS schools at 173 rushing yards per game, led by Tario Fuller’s 87-yards-per-game average.
  • Big Ten
  • 1 month ago
Sports

Football on TV this week

Football on TV this weekThis week's college and pro games on television.
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  • 1 month ago
Big Ten

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 4

Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 4Detroit News Big Ten Power Rankings: Week 4
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  • 1 month ago
Big Ten

Charboneau: Nebraska’s dismal start quite a fiasco

Charboneau: Nebraska’s dismal start quite a fiascoThe biggest mess in the Big Ten is Nebraska. Three games in for the Cornhuskers and none have been positive.
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  • 1 month ago
Big Ten

UM, MSU bring up the rear in Big Ten hockey poll

UM, MSU bring up the rear in Big Ten hockey pollMichigan and Michigan State are bringing up the rear in the Big Ten hockey preseason coaches’ poll, released Monday.
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  • 1 month ago
Spartans

MSU mailbag: LJ Scott leads RB committee; resetting expectations

MSU mailbag: LJ Scott leads RB committee; resetting expectationsMatt Charboneau of The Detroit News answers readers’ questions in his weekly MSU mailbag.
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  • 2 hours, 56 minutes ago
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