State Sports Archive

Indians hold on to top slumping Tigers

DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers’ first homestand at Comerica Park ended with their first loss. The Tigers returned home Wednesday and the result didn’t change. The Cleveland Indians held on for a 3-2 win as the Tigers lost for the fifth time in their last seven games. Detroit hasn’t scored more than two runs in […]

U-M’s Stauskas, Robinson leave for NBA

ANN ARBOR — Tuesday’s seeds were sown last April, when Nik Stauskas and Glenn Robinson III stood and watched in the Crisler Center press room. Robinson watched Tim Hardaway Jr. explain how he worked for the team in college but when the NBA called, he would surprise the doubters. Stauskas watched Robinson and Mitch McGary have […]

MSU’s Dawson returning for senior season

EAST LANSING — “You might as well kiss the floor,” Gary Harris’ Michigan State teammates joked with him before the Spartans’ senior day at Breslin Center — the expectation was there all along that Harris would eventually choose the NBA after his sophomore season. “I didn’t really feel comfortable doing that,” Harris said Tuesday of […]