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  1. Missouri women's basketball loses in third round of WNIT to MichiganRead the original story

    3 min ago | Missourian

    Missouri women's basketball's season came to a close Thursday night after being defeated by Michigan 65-55 in the Women's National Invitation Tournament in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The third-round appearance was the furthest the Tigers have advanced in the postseason since the 2002-03 season.


  2. Postseason streak comes to close for Missouri womenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | News Tribune

    The Tigers fell to Michigan on Thursday in the third round of the WNIT, 65-55. The Tigers had previously defeated Northern Iowa and Kansas State on their home courts during the tournament.


  3. Kornacki: Forty Minutes of Fire Leads Women's Hoops Past Tigers...Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | MGo Blue

    That's what the University of Michigan women's basketball team unleashed on Missouri Thursday night in a 65-55 triumph that kept its WNIT run alive. The Wolverines used their speed and quickness advantage to overcome the size edge the Tigers possessed.


  4. Broadbent Institute Progress Summit 2015 - Day 1 in photosRead the original story

    31 min ago | The Hill Times

    After a day of training sessions for political staff and volunteers hoping to turn the tide in the next election, the Broadbent Institute kicked off its Progress Summit on March 26 at the Delta Hotel. Hundreds showed up for the opening reception, including former NDP MP Olivia Chow , Earnscliffe Strategy Group's Robin Sears , Summa Strategies' Robin MacLachlan and Shay Purdy , NDP staffer Kiavash Najafi , Pundits' Guide Alice Funke , Liberal MP Adam Vaughan and Toronto city councilor Mike Layton .


  5. Michigan defensive back coach Mike Zordich discusses addition of Wayne LyonsRead the original story

    58 min ago | Maize N Brew

    Michigan defensive back coach Mike Zordich all but confirmed the addition of Stanford graduate transfer cornerback Wayne Lyons to reporters on Thursday. It appears that help, albeit temporary, is on the way for Michigan's secondary this season.The widely circulated rumors regarding Michigan and Stanford graduate transfer cornerback Wayne Lyons may finally be coming to fruiting sometime in the near future.


  6. No. 1 Maryland Too Much for 'Cats in Big Ten OpenerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Northwestern University

    Freshman Selena Lasota scored three goals and dished out an assist, but fourth-ranked Northwestern was unable to keep up with top-ranked Maryland in the Big Ten opener Thursday night, falling at Lakeside Field, 16-5. The Wildcats fall to 5-3 overall and 0-1 in the Big Ten, while the Terrapins improve to 10-0 and 1-0 in conference play.


  7. Bill that could dissolve FHSAA passes committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Naples Daily News

    A House bill that passed committee Thursday threatens to replace Florida's long-standing high school sports governing body with a state-selected nonprofit and establish the possibility that a student could attend one school and play sports for another, among a myriad sweeping changes. The proposed committee bill, titled "An act relating to extracurricular activities," was approved by the Education Committee of the Florida House of Representatives in a 12-5 vote along party lines.


  8. Michigan Back at Crisler Thursday for Missouri in WNIT Third RoundRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Joplin

    Thursday's game against Missouri will mark the 100th game at Michigan for head coach Kim Barnes Arico, who is 60-39 in her three seasons at U-M. With an appearance in the game, junior Madison Ristovski will become the 33rd Wolverine in school history ... (Read full article)


  9. Men's Swimming & Diving in Fourth After Day One at NCAA ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    Senior Bruno Ortiz picked up three NCAA All-America honors to lead the No. 5-ranked University of Michigan men's swimming and diving team on the first day of the NCAA Championships Thursday at the Campus Recreation and Wellness Center.


  10. Operation5K set for Sunday as Lady Eagle Hoops Host Michigan in WNIT QuarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Southern Miss

    The Southern Miss women's basketball team will host Michigan in the quarterfinals of the WNIT on Sunday at 2 p.m. All seats will be general admission. Tickets are priced at $10 for adults and $5 for youth, children under 2 will be admitted free.


  11. Unknown Matt Rea surprises at CFL regional combineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    Matt Rea, from Michigan State, runs a timed sprint at the 2015 CFL Combine at the University of Toronto's Varsity Stadium, in Toronto on Thursday, March 26, 2015. Matt Rea finished up his football career at Michigan State last fall and started thinking about getting a job in the real world.


  12. Mich. officials voice support for marriage equality as Supreme Court decision nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WNDU-TV South Bend

    Justices will have to decide whether same sex marriage bans are prohibited by the constitution's guarantee of equal protection under the law. "The constitution is clear," says Kildee.


  13. Ex-Card Lyons reuniting with Harbaugh at UMRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ESPN.com

    Former Stanford cornerback Wayne Lyons will be finishing his career with his old head coach, Jim Harbaugh, at Michigan , Wolverines assistant Mike Zordich said. Lyons, a Florida native who was recruited to Stanford by Harbaugh when he was in Palo Alto, has been an expected arrival in Ann Arbor since February.


  14. Vance checks out a Michigan practiceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Rivals.com

    Demetric Vance joined several of his Detroit Cass Tech teammates Thursday for a visit to Michigan to see the Wolverine's spring practice.


  15. 'Family Matters' star Darius McCrary arrested in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Darius McCrary, former star of ABC's 'Family Matters,'poses for a mug shot after Wednesday's arrest in Oakland County, Mich. Darius McCrary, whose Eddie Winslow was upstaged by lovable nerd Steve Urkel on the 1990s show, was busted Wednesday in Michigan for failing to pay child support, authorities told the Daily News.


  16. Where Will 2016 QB Dominoes Fall After 4-Star KJ Costello Commits to Stanford?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Santa Margarita Catholic High School junior selected Stanford from a trio of finalists that also featured USC and Michigan: It's been an unbelievable journey. I am proud to announce that I will be playing football at Stanford University Y 2 #nerdnation #StanU Costello, a 4-star prospect, is rated fourth nationally among pro-style passers in 247Sports' composite rankings.


  17. Michigan Democrats plan to join 2016 presidential primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    The Michigan Democratic Party announced plans Thursday to participate in the state's 2016 presidential primary, a break from past elections when Democrats held caucus meetings to award delegates to the national nominating convention. The decision came more than a month after the Republican-led Legislature and Gov. Rick Snyder enacted a law setting a March 8 presidential primary.


  18. Pocket passer Costello commits to StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ESPN

    The quarterback dominoes in the 2016 class continued to fall Thursday, as No. 4 pocket passer K.J. Costello announced his commitment to Stanford .


  19. Capitol building in LansingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A Michigan Human Services Department policy of requiring school attendance for families receiving cash assistance would be codified under a bill moving through the Republican-controlled state Legislature. It would put into law an existing department policy that a family would lose eligibility for the Family Independence Program if a child ages 6 through 15 doesn't meet certain attendance requirements.


  20. Kornacki: Berenson, Copp Discuss Captain's Decision to Jump to NHL...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MGo Blue

    University of Michigan ice hockey forward Andrew Copp was "pretty confident" that he'd be back for his senior year at Michigan when the season concluded with last Saturday's loss to Minnesota in the Big Ten Tournament championship game. But after speaking with representatives of the Winnipeg Jets and being told he would go straight to the NHL, the fiery captain decided it was time to leave.