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McDaniel shines in first start, Michigan eases by Minnesota

Dec. 08, 2022 23:14 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hunter Dickinson scored 19 points, freshman Dug McDaniel had 15 points and seven assists in his first start of the season and Michigan routed Minnesota 90-75 on Thursday night. Michigan made its first five 3-pointers, led 24-9 after the opening eight minutes and...

Mikonowicz, Toledo women upend No. 14 Michigan 71-68

Dec. 08, 2022 21:36 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Sammi Mikonowicz made a layup with 13.6 seconds left and then added two free throws at 3.1 seconds as Toledo beat No. 14 Michigan 71-68 on Thursday night for its first win over a ranked team in 12 years and first on the road since March of 1996. The Rockets...

Detroit's Dante Moore wins Michigan AP D3-4 Player of Year

Dec. 08, 2022 17:03 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Dante Moore entered Detroit King High School with a bright future predicted and an offer from Michigan. He ended his high school career as a two-time champion. After leading King to a Division 3 state title over DeWitt last season, he led a rout of...

Vikings can clinch NFC North with win or tie against Lions

Dec. 08, 2022 16:27 PM EST

MINNESOTA VIKINGS (10-2) at DETROIT (5-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, FOX FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Lions by 1 1/2 AGAINST THE SPREAD: Vikings 6-5-1; Lions 8-3-1 SERIES RECORD: Lions lead 80-40-2 LAST MEETING: Vikings beat Lions...

Judge gets new job while ex-Gov. Snyder awaits key decision

Dec. 08, 2022 16:15 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — A judge who was expected to make a major decision in a Flint water case against former Gov. Rick Snyder has been promoted to federal court, leaving him and his defense team to wonder what's next. Genesee County Judge F. Kay Behm was approved Tuesday by the U.S....

Michigan lineman Mazi Smith takes plea deal in gun case

Dec. 08, 2022 15:01 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan defensive lineman Mazi Smith pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor Thursday, a week after he was charged with a felony for possessing a gun in his pickup truck without a concealed-weapon permit. Smith's record will be scrubbed clean if stays out of...

Vikings can clinch NFC North on road against surging Lions

Dec. 08, 2022 14:35 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have won enough to be in a position to clinch the NFC North with almost a month left in the regular season. The Vikings (10-2) have won nine of their last 10 games, a string of success that started in September with a comeback win over Detroit...

DOJ subpoenas Michigan elections department regarding Trump

Dec. 08, 2022 13:16 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson confirmed Thursday that her office has been served a subpoena in connection with special counsel Jack Smith’s investigation of former President Donald Trump. The subpoena, which Benson's office received on...

Youth hockey doctor faces more sex abuse charges

Dec. 08, 2022 13:14 PM EST

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (AP) — A suburban Detroit doctor already jailed on criminal sexual conduct charges connected to his work with youth hockey organizations has been charged in two additional cases. Zvi Levran, 66, is accused of sexually assaulting a 30-year-old man in 2020 in...

Man pleads guilty in 1997 slaying of Michigan woman, 88

Dec. 08, 2022 13:04 PM EST

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A man arrested last year in the 1997 killing of an 88-year-old Michigan woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and other charges in the long unsolved case. Michael Adam Bur, 42, was scheduled to stand trial in early 2023 on charges of felony murder,...