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Current Sports | January 25, 2017

Jan 25, 2017
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MSU Men's Basketball; Purdue Basketball; NCAA Tournament; Tom Izzo; Evan Beach; Detroit Pistons.


Current Sports | January 24, 2017

Jan 24, 2017
LeBron James photo
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LeBron James; Detroit Pistons' Trade Possibilities; Reggie Jackson; MSU Men's Basketball Preview; Caleb Swanigan.


Current Sports | January 23, 2017

Jan 23, 2017
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NFL Playoffs; MSU Men's Basketball; MSU Women's Basketball; Alex Sims; Weekend Winners.


MSU Women Fall to Purdue Marking Third Straight Loss

Jan 22, 2017
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The MSU women's basketball team lost to Purdue, 76-66, on Alumni Day Sunday night at the Breslin Center. The Spartans have lost three-straight games for the first time since the 2014-15 season. MSU is now 13-7 overall and 3-4 in Big Ten action. Purdue improves to 13-8 overall and 4-3 in league play.

Isaac Constans

By Isaac Constans

Lansing Waverly head coach Craig Fields has seen some pretty good guards, but on Friday night, he witnessed something he never had seen before, and yes that includes former NBA draft pick Marcus Taylor. As Waverly took to the road to face CAAC Red opposition Haslett, one player wanted to etch out a night to remember.

Current Sports | January 19, 2017

Jan 19, 2017

MLB Hall of Fame; Steroid Usage; Golden State Warriors; Detroit Pistons; Detroit Red Wings; NFL Playoff Predictions.


Current Sports | January 18, 2017

Jan 18, 2017
Suzy Merchant in radio studio
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Suzy Merchant Health; MSU Women's Basketball; Khyreed Carter; Steve Finamore; Jason Ruff.


Current Sports | January 17, 2017

Jan 17, 2017

MSU Hockey; Tom Anastos; Tom Izzo Press Conference; Mid-Michigan High School Basketball.


Current Sports | January 16, 2017

Jan 16, 2017
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MLK Day; NFL Playoffs; Dallas Cowboys-Green Bay Packers; Pittsburgh Steelers-Kansas City Chiefs; Social Media; Kelsi Horn; MSU Sports.


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In a battle for top-dog in the CAAC Blue, the East Lansing boy's basketball team defeated Holt, 70-66, at home on Friday night. East Lansing star forward Brandon Johns was poked in the eye in the second quarter, but battled back to deliver a performance for the ages in the second half. Johns finished with a game-high 33 points (26 in the second half), 11 rebounds (now over 500 mark for career), six blocks, and four steals to lead the Trojans to victory. Steve Finamore's team now leads the conference at an undefeated 8-0, 5-0 record. 

Current Sports | January 13, 2017

Jan 13, 2017

Jerry VanHavel; Bo Jackson; Concussions; Detroit Pistons; NFL Playoff Predictions.


Current Sports | January 12, 2017

Jan 12, 2017
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Michigan State Men's Basketball; Joshua Langford; Omari Sankofa; Jabrill Peppers; Kurt Warner.


Current Sports | January 11, 2017

Jan 11, 2017

Tori Jankoska; Suzy Merchant; MSU Women's Basketball; Mike Ingram; LCC Men's Basketball; Mike Ingram; Jim Comparoni.


Current Sports | January 10, 2016

Jan 10, 2017

College Football Playoff Championship Game; Greatest Championship Game Performances; Deshaun Watson; Nick Saban; AAU  Basketball.


Current Sports | January 9, 2017

Jan 9, 2017
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Detroit Lions Football; Refereeing; College Football Playoff National Championship Game; Emerald Morrow.


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