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How Michigan basketball’s abnormal coaching search led to Juwan Howard

How Michigan basketball’s abnormal coaching search led to Juwan Howard

This all began with a serious blow at the worst time. John Beilein’s sudden departure from Michigan’s basketball program May 13 was a …

Karly Kearns a key member of Coyotes’ pack

Karly Kearns a key member of Coyotes’ pack

REED CITY — The Reed City girls soccer program has turned itself around in recent years and Karly Kearns is a key reason why. Kearns …

Pine River sweeps Houghton Lake to lead area roundup

Pine River sweeps Houghton Lake to lead area roundup

Pine River wins two LEROY — Pine River defeated Houghton Lake 13-0 and 2-0 on Thursday. Hunter Poe was the winning pitcher in the first …

Baldwin drops doubleheader to Manistee Catholic Central

Baldwin drops doubleheader to Manistee Catholic Central

BALDWIN — The home season came to an end for Baldwin’s baseball team, with 10-3 and 8-4 losses to Manistee Catholic Central in West …

Ferris Sports

Ferris State Fishing Club Starts out 2019 Season

Ferris State Fishing Club Starts out 2019 Season

The members of the 2019 Fishing Club are gearing up for a strong season. The club finished third in the Michigan College Bass Circuit …

FSU men’s golf alum Ben Cook to compete in 2019 PGA Championship

FSU men’s golf alum Ben Cook to compete in 2019 PGA Championship

By Ferris State Athletics BIG RAPIDS — Former Ferris State University men’s golf standout Ben Cook has earned an opportunity to compete …

Ferris track teams end season

Ferris track teams end season

BIG RAPIDS —The Ferris State University men’s and women’s outdoor track and field teams wrapped up action in the 2019 Great Lakes …

Softball season ends for Ferris

Softball season ends for Ferris

BIG RAPIDS — The Ferris State University softball squad saw its 2019 season come to a close on Friday at the 2019 Great Lakes …

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Juwan Howard makes first move as Michigan coach, retains Jon Sanderson

Juwan Howard makes first move as Michigan coach, retains Jon Sanderson

Juwan Howard has made his first personnel decision as head coach of Michigan basketball. Howard, who was hired as the Wolverines’ head …

Pistons’ Blake Griffin 3rd-team All-NBA; no supermax extension for Andre Drummond

Pistons’ Blake Griffin 3rd-team All-NBA; no supermax extension for Andre Drummond

Detroit Pistons star Blake Griffin completed another milestone in his return to NBA relevance, earning third-team All-NBA honors Thursday …

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JEFF SEIDEL: Tigers’ plan may include trading J.D., Verlander

Come here, buddy. Have I got a deal for you? My name is Al. Al Avila. I’m the general manager of the Detroit Tigers, and I’ll be your …

JEFF SEIDEL: Stafford marches Lions back, defense seals it

Once again, it was on Matthew Stafford. Once again, Stafford came through in the clutch, leading the Detroit Lions to a 31-28 victory. Yes, …