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NCAA Div. III Fall Championships Cancelled

  NCAA Division III championships in fall sports for 2020-21 are canceled. With the health and safety of the division’s student-athletes, coaches, athletics administrators and communities as its priority, the Division III Presidents Council made the decision

U of M 2020 Football Schedule

  The Big 10 has announced its 2020 football schedule.  Michigan’s schedule is… Sept. 5   vs. Purdue Sept. 12   at Minnesota Sept. 19  vs. Penn State Sept. 26   at Rutgers Oct. 3 vs.   Michigan State Oct. 10 

MSU 2020 Football Schedule

  The Big 10 has announced its 2020 football schedule.  Michigan State’s schedule is… Sept. 5   vs. Minnesota Sept. 12   at Maryland Sept. 19   vs. Northwestern Sept. 26   at Penn State Oct. 3   at Michigan Oct. 10 

Colts LB Opts Out Of Season

  Linebacker Skai Moore has become the first Indianapolis Colts player to opt out of playing the 2020 season because of the coronavirus. NFL players have until Thursday at 4 p.m. EDT to say they are skipping

Ex-MSU Coach Sentenced In Nassar-Related Case

  A former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for lying to police during an investigation into ex-Olympic and university sports doctor Larry Nassar. Sixty-five-year-old Kathie Klages was found

Univ. of Minnesota WR Opts Out

  University of Minnesota wide receiver Rashod Bateman has opted out of the 2020 season amid concerns about the coronavirus. He will forgo his remaining two years of eligibility to enter the 2021 NFL draft. Bateman posted

Tigers vs. Cardinals Postponed

  This week’s baseball series between the Tigers and St. Louis has been postponed. Originally, tonight’s game had been postponed, but Major League Baseball announced this afternoon that the entire series has been called. MLB made the

Monday Morning Sports Update

  Baseball Sunday… Trevor Bauer made short work of the Detroit Tigers, throwing a two-hit shutout in Cincinnati’s 4-0 victory that gave the Reds a sweep of Major League Baseball’s first seven-inning doubleheader. Shogo Akiyama hit an

White Sox Bring Up 2B Prospect Nick Madrigal

  The Chicago White Sox promoted second baseman Nick Madrigal, adding one of their top prospects to the roster. The 23-year-old Madrigal had been training at the team’s auxiliary site in Schaumburg, Illinois. Veteran reliever Kelvin Herrera

Cubs Attempt To Address Bullpen Issues

  The Chicago Cubs have signed former Cleveland Indians closer Cody Allen to a minor league deal. Allen was assigned to the team’s training site in South Bend. The Cubs’ bullpen struggled in the first week of

MIAA Postpones All Fall Conference Competition

  The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) announced the postponement of conference competition for fall sports for the 2020-21 academic year on July 30 due to the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. The decision was made by the MIAA

MLB Contemplates Shorter Doubleheaders

  Major League Baseball is debating whether to play shorter doubleheaders this season. The players’ association is surveying its members and deciding whether to propose two seven-inning games, or one nine-inning game followed by one seven-inning contest.

Thursday Morning Sports Update

  The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced yesterday the next steps in returning sports for member schools, adopting a plan to phase in competition for fall sports. As of now, lower-risk sports such as cross country,