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Walton, Irvin, Keene sign to play in NBA's Summer League

Walton, Irvin, Keene sign to play in NBA’s Summer LeagueMichigan's Derrick Walton Jr. and Zak Irvin, as well as Central Michigan's Marcus Keene, have joined professional teams, after having not been selected in Thursday night's NBA Draft.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
College

College notes: Q&A with Oakland’s Jeff Konya

College notes: Q&A with Oakland’s Jeff KonyaThe Oakland AD talks about the basketball program’s expectations and overseeing a mid-major program.
  • College
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
College

MIAA sanctions spike Kalamazoo tennis' 79-year title streak

MIAA sanctions spike Kalamazoo tennis’ 79-year title streakOn Thursday, the MIAA vacated all of the athletic programs' conference wins over a four-year period for the 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.
  • College
  • 3 days, 1 hour ago
Wolverines

UM’s D.J. Wilson drafted by Bucks at No. 17

UM’s D.J. Wilson drafted by Bucks at No. 17Wilson had a big junior season for the Wolverines, showing the promise John Beilein first saw.
  • Wolverines
  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
NBA

In photos: Locals taken in NBA draft

In photos: Locals taken in NBA draftIn photos: Locals taken in NBA draft
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
College

Horizon extends invitation to unidentified school

Horizon extends invitation to unidentified schoolThe Horizon League could replace departing Valparaiso as soon as the upcoming fall season.
  • College
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Wolverines

Jeff Meyer leaves Michigan to join Jordan at Butler

Jeff Meyer leaves Michigan to join Jordan at ButlerJeff Meyer, who has been John Beilein’s assistant at Michigan since the 2009-10 season, is leaving the Wolverines to be LaVall Jordan’s assistant at Butler.
  • Wolverines
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
College

Okorafor ready to pave way for WMU ground game

Okorafor ready to pave way for WMU ground gameHe could follow in a line of standout tackles from WMU, including Taylor Moton and Willie Beavers.
  • College
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
Wolverines

UM’s Beilein on title game vs. Louisville: ‘They beat us fair and square’

UM’s Beilein on title game vs. Louisville: ‘They beat us fair and square’Arguably the most memorable moment in the championship game came when Michigan star guard Trey Burke was called for a controversial foul.
  • Wolverines
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
High Schools

King’s Williams offered by OSU; Morton picks Iowa State

King’s Williams offered by OSU; Morton picks Iowa StateRa’Shawn Williams played on Detroit King’s Division 2 state football championship team his freshman year, and hopes to earn a starting spot this fall.
  • High Schools
  • 6 days, 1 hour ago
High Schools

Recruiting stock soaring for West Bloomfield’s A.J. Abbott

Recruiting stock soaring for West Bloomfield’s A.J. AbbottA.J. Abbott’s stock jumped during a one-week span when he was offered by Iowa, Wisconsin and Michigan State.
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  • 1 week ago
Spartans

CBS Sports: MSU has nation’s toughest schedule

CBS Sports: MSU has nation’s toughest scheduleMichigan State has the toughest schedule in college football in 2017. That’s the conclusion of Tom Fornelli of CBS Sports.
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  • 1 week ago
College

Pitino outraged at NCAA penalties, Louisville to appeal

Pitino outraged at NCAA penalties, Louisville to appealThe NCAA has suspended Pitino for five ACC games following its sex scandal investigation.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Pistons

UM's Irvin, CMU's Keene work to score spot on NBA team

UM’s Irvin, CMU’s Keene work to score spot on NBA teamUM’s Zak Irvin and CMU’s Marcus Keene are hoping to make enough of an impression to be selected in the second round.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Wolverines

QB Tyler Shough picks North Carolina over Michigan

QB Tyler Shough picks North Carolina over MichiganTyler Shough, a four-star quarterback from Hamilton High in Chandler, Ariz., on Thursday committed to North Carolina, picking the Tar Heels over Michigan, among others.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Lions

ESPN: Keep eye on Lions’ Abbrederis, ex-UM star Butt

ESPN: Keep eye on Lions’ Abbrederis, ex-UM star Butt, ex-WMU star MotonAbbrederis, Butt and ex-Western Michigan star Taylor Moton are “under-the-radar” players, according to ESPN.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
MLB

Local notes: UM shatters MLB Draft record

Local notes: UM shatters MLB Draft recordFour players with state ties were taken in the first four rounds of Day 3 of the Major League Baseball draft.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Tigers

Tigers notes: Detroit drafts Blake Bortles' brother

Tigers notes: Detroit drafts Blake Bortles’ brotherThe Tigers were split pretty evenly on pitchers and position players on the final day of the MLB Draft.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Wolverines

Ex-UM assistant LaVall Jordan lands Butler job

Ex-UM assistant LaVall Jordan lands Butler jobMilwaukee coach became a prime target after Chris Holtmann accepted the Ohio State head coaching position.
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  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Tigers

Local draft picks: Leasher to Padres, Jaskie to Mariners

Local draft picks: Leasher to Padres, Jaskie to MarinersA trio of left-handed pitchers were among the first players with Michigan ties taken in the Major League Baseball Draft.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
College

College notes: Detroit Mercy hoops to visit UCLA

College notes: Detroit Mercy hoops to visit UCLADetroit Mercy, coming off an 8-23 season, will play at UCLA on Dec. 3.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Wolverines

UM basketball to play CMU for first time since 2012

UM basketball to play CMU for first time since 2012Michigan already is scheduled to play Detroit Mercy at Little Caesars Arena on Dec. 16, and will play Big Ten rival Michigan State at least once and probably twice.
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
College

In Valentine, Oakland loses 6th assistant in 3 years

In Valentine, Oakland loses 6th assistant in 3 yearsHis departure to Loyola in Chicago creates huge void in Golden Grizzlies' recruiting.
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College

Bob Stoops surprisingly retires at Oklahoma; Lincoln Riley takes over

Bob Stoops surprisingly retires at Oklahoma; Lincoln Riley takes overStoops was the longest-tenured active coach in major college football.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Lions

Ex-EMU star O’Connor says Lions’ ‘D’ suits his style

Ex-EMU star O’Connor says Lions’ ‘D’ suits his styleThe Eastern Michigan product was selected in the seventh round of April’s draft with the Lions’ final pick.
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College

College notes: OU hires ex-Pearl assistant Tony Jones

College notes: OU hires ex-Pearl assistant Tony JonesJones was named an assistant coach on Kampe’s staff Tuesday, and will make approximately $90,000.
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College

Oklahoma beats Florida for second straight WCWS title

Oklahoma beats Florida for second straight WCWS titleEven as defending champions, it seemed for most of the season that Oklahoma was unlikely to repeat.
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College

Kampe’s ‘Coaches Beat Cancer’ event raises $180K-plus

Kampe’s ‘Coaches Beat Cancer’ event raises $180K-plusThe event drew 11 coaches and media personalities from college basketball and the NBA.
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College

Western Michigan football to play Syracuse in 2018, ’19

Western Michigan football to play Syracuse in 2018, ’19New WMU football coach Tim Lester wasted little time using his connections to set up a marquee home-and-home series.
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College

OU’s Kampe humbly embraces Hall-of-Fame selection

OU’s Kampe humbly embraces Hall-of-Fame selectionKampe is one of eight to be inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame in September.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Golf

OU's Stuard, MSU's Brehm qualify for U.S. Open

OU’s Stuard, MSU’s Brehm qualify for U.S. OpenBoth Stuard and Brehm got to skip local qualifying, because of their PGA Tour status.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
College

‘Epic battle’: Oklahoma takes WCWS Game 1 in 17 innings

‘Epic battle’: Oklahoma takes WCWS Game 1 in 17 inningsOklahoma left the bases loaded in the 15th and 16th innings before Shay Knighten put the Sooners in control.
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College

Basketball coaches visit pediatric cancer patients

Basketball coaches visit pediatric cancer patientsBasketball coaches visit pediatric cancer patients
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College

Oakland's Greg Kampe on entering Michigan Sports HOF

Oakland’s Greg Kampe on entering Michigan Sports HOFOakland basketball coach Greg Kampe met the media Monday at a charity event, and discussed his upcoming election to the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Wolverines

Tyreke Smith likes approach by UM’s Harbaugh, Mattison

Tyreke Smith likes approach by UM’s Harbaugh, MattisonTyreke Smith, a top-rated 2018 defensive end from Ohio, dropped by to visit with Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and several members of his staff.
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  • 3 weeks ago
College

Bracketology has MSU a 2 seed, UM 7, Oakland 14

Bracketology has MSU a 2 seed, UM 7, Oakland 14Lunardi designates the Spartans as Big Ten champions and has them facing Loyola of Chicago at Little Caesars Arena.
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Spartans

Brian Bowen makes it official: He's going to Louisville

Brian Bowen makes it official: He’s going to LouisvilleMichigan State was in the running for the five-star wing from Saginaw who played at La Lumiere School in Indiana.
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Nation

Three ex-Penn State officials get jail in Sandusky case

Three ex-Penn State officials get jail in Sandusky caseProsecutors say the men hushed up an allegation about Sandusky sexually abusing a boy in a football team shower in 2001
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
College

3 Wolverines, 2 Spartans nominated for college Hall

3 Wolverines, 2 Spartans nominated for college HallUM’s Woodson, Leach and Elliott, and MSU's White and Andersen are among nominees for the College Football Hall of Fame.
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Spartans

Bowen to make choice; reportedly enrolls at Louisville

Bowen to make choice; reportedly enrolls at LouisvilleFive-star wing Brian Bowen has made his decision.
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
College

CMU bumps up pay in landing new AD

CMU bumps up pay in landing new ADNew CMU athletic director Michael Alford will be paid a $275,000 base salary and is eligible for several bonuses.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
More Sports

Jon Jansen: ‘So cool’ to be inducted in Michigan Hall

Jon Jansen: ‘So cool’ to be inducted in Michigan HallJansen is one of eight inductees unveiled Tuesday for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
College

Ex-Wolverine Shane Morris ready for last chance at Central

Ex-Wolverine Shane Morris ready for last chance at CentralHe will tell anyone who cares to ask that those years in Ann Arbor are priceless to him.
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  • 1 month ago
NBA

CBS Sports: Sumner, CMU’s Keene should have stayed

CBS Sports: Sumner, CMU’s Keene should have stayedMarcus Keene and Edmond Sumner of Detroit Country Day are among 10 CBS Sports says should have stayed in school.
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  • 4 weeks ago
Big Ten

Bridges, Ward, Wagner make ESPN’s top-25 player list

Bridges, Ward, Wagner make ESPN’s top-25 player listMichigan State and Michigan received good news when Miles Bridges, Nick Ward and Moritz Wagner announced they were bypassing the NBA draft.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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