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Rocky Lombardi-led N. Illinois faces Kent St. for MAC title

Dec. 03, 2021 02:05 AM EST

Rocky Lombardi was looking for a new place to play football after deciding to transfer from Michigan State nearly a year ago. Northern Illinois, meanwhile, was searching for a quarterback to spark a turnaround. Lombardi and the Huskies proved to be a...

Pope scores 24 to lift UC San Diego over E. Michigan 83-74

Dec. 03, 2021 00:55 AM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bryce Pope had a career-high 24 points as UC San Diego got past Eastern Michigan 83-74 on Thursday night. Pope made 9 of 12 shots. Francis Nwaokorie had 17 points and seven rebounds for UC San Diego (5-2). Jake Killingsworth added...

School chief: Discipline not needed for boy before shooting

Dec. 03, 2021 00:03 AM EST

OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A teenager accused of killing four students at a Michigan high school was called to the office before the shooting but “no discipline was warranted,” the superintendent said Thursday in his first extended remarks since the tragedy. Tim...

Lawyers allied with Trump ordered to pay $175K in sanctions

Dec. 02, 2021 23:35 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Nine lawyers allied with former President Donald Trump were ordered Thursday to pay Detroit and Michigan a total of $175,000 in sanctions for abusing the court system with a sham lawsuit challenging the 2020 election results. The money, which must...

Engstler helps No. 10 Louisville women rout No. 12 Michigan

Dec. 02, 2021 23:07 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Emily Engstler and No. 10 Louisville absorbed Michigan's initial charge before quickly answering with a furious pace that earned them their most impressive win this season. Engstler had 18 points and 14 rebounds, Kianna Smith added 17 points and...

School chief says discipline wasn’t warranted for student before Michigan school shooting that killed 4.

Dec. 02, 2021 23:05 PM EST
OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — School chief says discipline wasn’t warranted for student before Michigan school shooting that killed 4.

'The fire that's here': US is still battling delta variant

Dec. 02, 2021 22:06 PM EST

While all eyes are on the new and little-understood omicron variant that is popping up around the country, the delta form of the coronavirus isn't finished wreaking havoc in the U.S., swamping hospitals with record numbers of patients in the Midwest and New England. ...

Freshmen lead No. 24 Notre Dame women past Michigan St 76-71

Dec. 02, 2021 20:30 PM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Freshman Sonia Citron scored a career-high 29 points, classmate Olivia Miles missed a triple-double by two assists and No. 24 Notre Dame edged Michigan State 76-71 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Thursday night. Miles had 11 points and 11...

Dutcher, Howard coaching matchup evokes Fab Five memories

Dec. 02, 2021 18:51 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — There's a lot for Brian Dutcher to absorb when he thinks back to the key role he had in recruiting Juwan Howard and the rest of the Fab Five to Michigan. His fondest memory is forging bonds that will last a lifetime. The toughest is the firing of his...

3rd military medical team sent to Michigan amid COVID surge

Dec. 02, 2021 17:20 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A third 22-member medical team from the U.S. military is being deployed to Michigan, where hospitals are grappling with record-high numbers of COVID-19 patients amid the state's fourth surge of infections. The nurses, doctors and respiratory...