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No. 8 Buckeyes face another test from No. 24 Michigan State

If all goes according to form, Ohio State would face Michigan on the last Saturday of the month, with a division title in the balance. Before that, though, the Buckeyes have other challenges. This week, it’s Michigan State that stands in the way, and although Ohio State routed the Spartans 48-3 a season ago, there … Continue reading No. 8 Buckeyes face another test from No. 24 Michigan State

EAST LANSING, Mich. | Michigan State getting 2 new trustees amid Nassar fallout

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Voters backed two new Democrats for the Michigan State University Board of Trustees as the school continues to deal with the fallout from sexual assaults by the now-imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar . Unofficial results show Michigan State graduates Brianna Scott and Kelly Tebay were the top vote-getters Tuesday for … Continue reading EAST LANSING, Mich. | Michigan State getting 2 new trustees amid Nassar fallout

INDIANAPOLIS | No. 1 Kansas holds off No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in opener

INDIANAPOLIS — Kansas’ Quentin Grimes and Dedric Lawson made quite an impression Tuesday night. They produced basket after basket, big play after big play. If they keep playing this way, No. 1 Kansas might just stay on top of the college basketball world. Grimes scored 21 points in his college debut and Lawson added 20 … Continue reading INDIANAPOLIS | No. 1 Kansas holds off No. 10 Michigan State 92-87 in opener

BALTIMORE | Board recommends Durkin to return as Maryland football coach

BALTIMORE — The University System of Maryland board of regents has recommended that Terrapins coach DJ Durkin retain his job, opening the door for him to return to the team as soon as this week. “We believe coach Durkin has been unfairly blamed for the dysfunction in the athletic department,” said Jim Brady, chairman of … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Board recommends Durkin to return as Maryland football coach

ANN ARBOR, Mich | Michigan-Michigan State spat spills into new week

ANN ARBOR, Mich  — The pregame spat between Michigan and Michigan State is showing no signs of going away. Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday the athletic directors for both schools should probably talk about what happened on Saturday before the game at Michigan State. The Spartans walked from one end zone to the other … Continue reading ANN ARBOR, Mich | Michigan-Michigan State spat spills into new week

EAST LANSING, Mich. | Woman sues Michigan State, says Nassar raped her in 1992

EAST LANSING, Mich. — A woman says she was drugged and raped by Larry Nassar when he was a medical student in 1992 but that police at Michigan State University refused to investigate. A lawsuit was filed Monday, a deadline for certain legal claims against Michigan State. After medical school, Nassar became a sports doctor … Continue reading EAST LANSING, Mich. | Woman sues Michigan State, says Nassar raped her in 1992

WASHINGTON | Inspector general reviews FBI handling of Nassar allegations

WASHINGTON  — The Justice Department’s inspector general is investigating how the FBI handled sexual abuse allegations against former USA Gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar, a person familiar with the matter said Wednesday. The investigation comes amid allegations that the FBI had failed to promptly address complaints made in 2015 against the once-renowned gymnastics doctor. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Inspector general reviews FBI handling of Nassar allegations

EAST LANSING, Mich | Heyward helps No. 11 Michigan State beat Utah State 38-31

EAST LANSING, Mich — Michigan State desperately needed a big play to avoid an upset and Felton Davis delivered. Davis made a fully extended, 31-yard catch to help set up Connor Heyward’s second touchdown with 2 minutes left to put the 11th-ranked Spartans ahead and they held on to beat Utah State 38-31 on Friday night. … Continue reading EAST LANSING, Mich | Heyward helps No. 11 Michigan State beat Utah State 38-31