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A-P Women’s College Basketball Poll

  This week’s Associated Press Top 25 women’s college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses… 1. Stanford (24)    3-0 2. Louisville (2)    4-0 3. UConn (2)    0-0 4. NC State (2)    4-0

Ohio State Awaits U of M Tests

  No. 3 Ohio State won big against Michigan State, but the next step toward any kind of championship this season might be out of the Buckeyes’ hands for now. They must wait for COVID-19 tests to

Wolverines Cruise Past UCF

  Chaundee Brown scored 18 points with four 3-pointers, Hunter Dickinson had 14 points and seven rebounds and Michigan used a 20-0 second-half run to beat Central Florida 80-58. Michigan went on a 22-4 run to end

Lions Rally Past Bears

  The Detroit Lions won their first game under interim coach Darrell Bevell, rallying to beat the struggling Chicago Bears 34-30 on Sunday. Matthew Stafford threw for 402 yards and three touchdowns and Adrian Peterson scored from

No Fans At The Rose Bowl

  No spectators will be allowed at the Rose Bowl for the College Football Playoff semifinal on Jan. 1 because of state, county and city of Pasadena COVID-19 restrictions. The Tournament of Roses says it requested special

Schwarber & Almora Head To Free Agency

  Kyle Schwarber and Albert Almora Jr. became free agents when the Chicago Cubs declined to offer contracts to two key players from their historic 2016 World Series championship. While Schwarber, Almora, slugger José Martínez and pitcher

Sox Say Goodbye To Rodon & Mazara

  The Chicago White Sox have declined to offer 2021 contracts to right fielder Nomar Mazara and pitcher Carlos Rodón, sending the pair into free agency. The White Sox also announced they had reached a one-year deal

U of M’s Manuel Speaks Out

  Michigan athletic director Warde Manuel is rebuking any suggestion the Wolverines would try to avoid facing rival Ohio State in the regular-season finale. He calls the notion ridiculous and infuriating. Michigan’s game against Maryland this weekend

U of M vs. Maryland Cancelled

  This Saturday’s Big Ten football game between Michigan and Maryland has been cancelled due to COVID-19 issues in the Wolverines’ program.  Michigan also announced that it will pause practices until at least Monday, Dec. 7. Michigan

Lions Make Roster Moves

In preparation for this week’s match-up with the Chicago Bears, the Detroit Lions announced some roster moves today. Detroit has placed Danny Shelton and Desmond Trufant on injured reserve. They also announced that Hunter Bryant is coming

Pistons Rounding Out Roster

  The Detroit Pistons have signed Deividas Sirvydis, who played most recently for Hapoel Jerusalem of the Israeli Basketball Premier League. The Pistons announced the move Tuesday night. They also officially confirmed their deals with Mason Plumlee,

DePaul & Creighton Are Masking Up

  The DePaul and Creighton women’s basketball teams have been wearing masks while they are on the court playing this season. DePaul coach Doug Bruno says he took the advice of the school’s medical staff. His 20th-ranked

Can The Spartans Score Another Upset?

  One thing is true at Michigan State under new coach Mel Tucker: The Spartans have been a dangerous underdog. Michigan State has only two victories this season, but both were against ranked teams when the opponent

Area College Football / Basketball Schedule

  FOOTBALL TODAY #2 Notre Dame at #25 North Carolina, 3:30pm Central Michigan at Eastern Michigan, 4:00pm   SATURDAY Penn State at Michigan, noon (live on 94.9 WSJM) Northern Illinois at Western Michigan, noon #8 Northwestern at

Wisconsin vs. Minnesota – Cancelled

  Minnesota is calling off its scheduled game Saturday at rival Wisconsin due to COVID-19 cases within the program. The Gophers said they had nine players and six staff members test positive over the last five days,

Lions & Panthers Dealing With Injuries

  Detroit’s Matthew Stafford and Carolina’s Teddy Bridgewater are both questionable for Sunday’s game between the Lions and Panthers. Aside from those two quarterbacks, several other players are also dealing with injuries for the two teams. Running