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Michigan-Michigan State rivalry goes beyond just the games

Nov. 15, 2019 3:50 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — When Michigan faces Michigan State, the actual 60 minutes of football are only part of the show. Pay close attention to what’s done pregame and said postgame. The participants tend to remember. Consider last year’s matchup in East Lansing: Well before kickoff, Michigan...

Hall layup leads No. 3 Michigan State over No. 12 Seton Hall

Nov. 15, 2019 12:32 AM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — No. 3 Michigan State and No. 12 Seton Hall put on a mid-November show worthy of March Madness. It was showdown of two of college basketball’s best teams and a showcase of two of the nation’s marquee players. Of course, the eventual hero was a freshman who had failed to...

No. 16 Michigan State women hold off No. 15 Notre Dame 72-69

Nov. 14, 2019 10:52 PM EST

NOTRE DAME, Ind. (AP) — Nia Clouden scored a career-high 28 points and No. 16 Michigan State held off No. 15 Notre Dame’s late rally for a 72-69 victory on Thursday night. Clouden made four 3-pointers and was 9 of 21 from the field. Taryn McCutheon added 12 points for Michigan State (3-0). Sam...

Jones, Evans lead No. 9 Louisville past Central Michigan

Nov. 14, 2019 9:48 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — On a night when its shots weren’t falling, Louisville leaned on two veterans. Jazmine Jones scored 25 points and Dana Evans had 24 — both career highs — to lead the ninth-ranked Cardinals past Central Michigan 76-63 on Thursday night. The Cardinals (3-0) shot...

James carries E. Michigan over NAIA Michigan-Dearborn 72-59

Nov. 14, 2019 9:46 PM EST

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Boubacar Toure had a double-double, Chris James had 15 points off the bench, and Eastern Michigan beat Michigan-Dearborn 72-59 on Thursday night. Boubacar Toure finished with 15 points and 14 rebounds. Noah Morgan added 12 points and Yeikson Montero scored 10 points for Eastern...

Cowboys clicking on offense heading into matchup with Lions

Nov. 14, 2019 6:50 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys ’ offense is having a great year — statistically at least. Dallas is leading the league in total yards for a fourth straight week and has a chance to close the season as the NFL’s top-ranked offense for the first time in 42 years. “It’s...

Michigan woman sues over priest who criticized son's death

Nov. 14, 2019 5:31 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The mother of a Michigan teenager who killed himself is suing the Archdiocese of Detroit for the alleged harm she suffered during his funeral when a priest questioned whether her son would go to heaven. The lawsuit filed Thursday in Wayne County on behalf of the teen’s mother, Linda...

Ford recalls F-150s; loose cable can cause stalling or fires

Nov. 14, 2019 5:11 PM EST

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling over 168,000 F-150 pickup trucks in North America to fix an electrical problem that could cause engine stalling or fires. The recall covers certain trucks from the 2019 and 2020 model years built starting June 24 until Oct. 1. Ford says the positive battery terminal...

No. 14 Michigan favored against struggling Michigan State

Nov. 14, 2019 4:27 PM EST

Michigan State (4-5, 2-4 Big Ten) at No. 14 Michigan (7-2, 4-2), Saturday at 12:05 p.m. EST (FOX). Line: Michigan by 13 1/2. Series record: Michigan leads 70-36-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Not as much as in some recent meetings between these in-state foes. The Spartans are struggling just to make a bowl game, and...

No. 7 Gophers head to No. 23 Iowa out to prove selves again

Nov. 14, 2019 4:01 AM EST

What to watch in the Big Ten this week: GAME OF THE WEEK No. 7 Minnesota at No. 23 Iowa Minnesota apparently still has some doubters. A week after the Gophers (6-0 Big Ten, No. 8 CFP) beat Penn State as a home underdog to run their record to 9-0 for the first time since 1904, they go on the road to Iowa (6-3,...