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No. 6 Ohio State tops Michigan 59-56

Jantel Lavender had 18 points and 15 rebounds and Samantha Prahalis hit a 10-foot jumper with 9 seconds left to lead No. 6 Ohio State past Michigan 59-56 on Sunday. The win was the eighth straight for the Buckeyes (16-1, 4-0 Big Ten). The Wolverines (9-5, 1-3) almost tied the game on Courtney Boylan's 30-foot heave at the buzzer that…

Michigan knocks off Ohio State 73-64

DeShawn Sims scored 28 points and Manny Harris added 24 Sunday to lead Michigan to a 73-64 win over No. 15 Ohio State. Sims' layup with six minutes to play sparked an 11-0 run that gave the Wolverines (7-6, 1-1 Big Ten) the lead for good. He and Harris scored all 11 points during the spurt. The Buckeyes (10-4, 0-2)…

Like Mike: Tech wins shootout after Leach fired

Mike Leach would've loved a game like this. Texas Tech celebrated this win without him. Finally, the Red Raiders could unwind a little. With everyone still talking about their fired head coach, the Red Raiders blocked out the distractions and rallied to beat Michigan State 41-31 in a shootout at the Alamo Bowl on Saturday after a week that left…

Bears beat Lions 37-23 to finish disappointing 7-9

Jay Cutler matched a career high for a second straight week with four touchdown passes, leading the Chicago Bears to a 37-23 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday. The Bears (7-9) won the final two games of the season and three of the first four. The problem: Chicago lost eight of 10 games between its strong start and finish….

Snowmobile Patrols Tackle the Trails Hoping to Keep People Safe

Deputies from one Northern Michigan Sheriff's Department were one their sleds this weekend, patrolling the trails trying to keep people safe. Patrols from the Roscommon County Sheriff's Department are making their presence known around Houghton Lake, hoping to keep speeds down and help people make it home safely. 9&10's Chivon Kloepfer went along for the ride today and has more…

Holmstrom scores twice, Red Wings beat Coyotes 4-1

Tomas Holmstrom deflected two of Nicklas Lidstrom's shots into the net for his 14th and 15th goals to help the Detroit Red Wings beat the Phoenix Coyotes 4-1 on Saturday night. Pavel Datsyuk added a power-play goal, and Darren Helm had an empty-netter for the Red Wings, who opened a five-game trip with their second straight win. The Coyotes had…

Lucas, Summers lead Spartans over Northwestern

Kalin Lucas scored 15 of his 21 points in the second half Saturday night and No. 11 Michigan State pulled away and routed No. 25 Northwestern 91-70. Michigan State (11-3) used its speed, depth and a 12-0 run to build a big second-half lead and win its Big Ten opener. Northwestern (10-3, 0-2) lost its second straight since breaking into…

State Police investigate apparent Murder-Suicide in Montcalm Co.

State police say they are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Montcalm county. Troopers were called to the home on County Line Road in Reynolds Township, northwest of Howard City Saturday. The homeowners, a couple in their 50's were both found dead in the home. Police say it appears the deaths are the result of a murder-suicide. The Montcalm County Medical…

Police: Abducted woman found in Antrim County

A 21-year-old woman who authorities say was abducted in Livingston County by her boyfriend has been found along with the man about 190 miles away at a northern Michigan seasonal home. Police in Green Oak Township say Courtney Beard was abducted Friday night from the parking lot of a restaurant where she worked and found Saturday morning in Antrim County….

Newaygo woman killed in two car accident

A 23 year old Newaygo woman is dead, and a man in critical condition after their vehicles collided Friday night in Newaygo. Alcohol is suspected to be a factor in the accident. The Newaygo Police Department says the accident happened shortly after 11 p.m at the intersection of M-82 and Pine Lake Drive. Police say a vehicle driven by a…