Despite being only two games into the season, there is plenty to take away from Michigan State's opening games. MSU won its first matchup of the season against Navy 64-59 and was upended by Duke 81-71 on Tuesday night. Evidently, there are positives and negatives. Show More Summary
This will definitely help. Check out what's running on the video board as a crew works to remove snow from the stands in Spartan Stadium. pic.twitter.com/UHr21NIWp5 — Spartan Football (@MSU_Football) November 20, 2014 They should also try handing out Tommy Bahama shirts and blasting "The Piña Colada Song." It's all about getting in the right mindset. Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS—A year ago, they were crying in the locker room. Ranked No. 1 in both polls, the Kentucky Wildcats had looked overwhelmed and disjointed in a 78-74 loss to Michigan State in the Champions Classic. The postgame tears, though,...Show More Summary
A massive snowstorm has killed at least seven people and left many more stranded in their vehicles in Buffalo, New York, and affected several other Great Lake states, including northern Wisconsin and Michigan. Further snow is expected to hit Buffalo on Thursday, which was buried under six feet of snow and declared a state of emergency.
Some states have adopted constitutional language like one Texas legislator has drafted; some have blocked it.
Considering the circumstances, Michigan State held its own Tuesday night versus Duke. However, as usual, coach Mike Krzyzewski's Blue Devils—who are 9-1 in the series—came out on top, taking down Tom Izzo's Spartans 81-71 at the Champions...Show More Summary
The front lawn of the Michigan Capitol Building (below) could soon be home to a Nativity Scene... which means state officials sure as hell better allow displays from everybody else who wants to put one up.(Hello, Satanic Temple and FFRF!)
INDIANAPOLIS—More than 60 NBA scouts and executives flocked to Bankers Life Arena on Tuesday to get their first in-person look at Duke's Jahlil Okafor, the projected No. 1 pick in next summer’s NBA draft. By the time the Blue Devils’...Show More Summary
In one of the most exciting early matchups of the season, Duke pulled out a critical win, 81-71, over Michigan State in the Champions Classic. Duke moves to 3-0 on the season while Michigan State is 1-1, having barely eclipsed Navy for their lone win. Show More Summary
Powered by its trio of superstar freshmen, No. 4 Duke outlasted No. 19 Michigan State, 81-71, on Tuesday night in the opening game of the Champions Classic in Indianapolis. The Blue Devils (3-0) improved to 3-1 in the annual event, beating...Show More Summary
INDIANAPOLIS — In a different era, you would glance at Michigan State's starting five and say: Two seniors, three juniors … must be a great team.
INDIANAPOLIS – In a different era, you’d glance at the Michigan State starting five and say: Two seniors, three juniors … must be a great team.
Duke believes it is a national title contender, but it will receive its first test of the year in the form of Michigan State. The Blue Devils dominated weaker competition in their first two games, defeating Presbyterian and Fairfield by at least 50 points in each game. Show More Summary
Just in case vote suppression isn’t enough, some Republicans are proposing to take the United States even further from democracy: Last week, Michigan state Rep. Pete Lund (R) revealed a plan that would rig the Electoral College to ensure Republican victories in 2016 and beyond if it were enacted in a sufficient number of states. […]
The nation's top-ranked team is really, really big and really, really good. A season ago, Kentucky carried the No. 1 ranking into its Champions Classic game against Michigan State and wound up taking the first of their 11 losses. This...Show More Summary
Gonzaga got the tip-off marathon off to a good start with a win against SMU and Duke notched an impressive win against Michigan State. No. 1 Kentucky was the star, however, obliterating No. 5 Kansas 72-40. The season may have officially...Show More Summary
Lyle Denniston writes for SCOTUSblog: The same-sex marriage constitutional controversy reached the Supreme Court on Monday in its simplest form, testing the constitutionality of a state’s denial of a right to marry for same-sex couples. Show More Summary
Michigan (5-5, 3-3 Big Ten) has bounced back with two consecutive victories after being thrashed by instate rival Michigan State, 35-11, at the end of last month. The victories have kept bowl hopes alive, but Brady Hoke needs another...Show More Summary
Michigan University has come up with a novel approach to "complying" with the state's Freedom of Information Act: the Highly-Subjective Document Retention Schedule. Here's Michigan University spokesman Rick Fitzgerald responding to the Michigan Daily's inquiries. Show More Summary
Michigan is one of six states that some Republicans want to reform as part of a plan to skew the presidential election. The post Michigan Lawmaker Poised To Resurrect Plan That Could Rig The Electoral College For Republicans appeared first on ThinkProgress.