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Current Sports | 11/17/15 | #588

Nov 18, 2015

Mark Dantonio Press Conference, Ohio State vs. Michigan State Preview, Top 5 Tuesday, Terry Hessbrook, and Mid-Michigan High School Football.


Current Sports | 11/16/15 | #587

Nov 16, 2015

MSU Football, College Football Upsets, Connor Cook, Ronda Rousey, NFL Recap, MSU Men's Basketball, MSU Women's Basketball, and Weekend Winners.


Connor Cook photo
WKAR

MSU football has risen in the national football rankings, and quarterback Connor Cook has sufferend an injury. Current State talks with Current Sports host Al Martin about Spartan football leading up to Saturday's game at Ohio State.


Cook Goes Down as Spartans Survive at Home

Nov 14, 2015
Connor Cook photo
WKAR

MSU Senior Quarterback Connor Cook was sidelined during the second half of the Maryland game at Spartan Stadium on Saturday. Tyler O'Connor lead the offense, as the Spartans were able to escape with a 24 to 7 victory over the Terrapins, moving to 9-1 on the year. 

Spartans Nip Owls in Season Opener

Nov 14, 2015
WKAR

The MSU men's basketball team topped Florida Atlantic University at the Breslin Center in Friday night's season opener. This marked the 31st consecutive season opening win for the Spartans, 18-3 under head coach Tom Izzo. 

Current Sports | 11/13/15 | #586

Nov 13, 2015

Farewell to Melissa Benmark, Steph Curry, Michigan State Men's Basketball, College Basketball, Kevin Allen, The Detroit Redwings, Michigan State Football, and Reflection Friday.


Back in the days of hippie clashes with police over the war in Vietnam, the two sides met on the gridiron in games that were dubbed the Bull Bowl. Current State’s Scott Pohl talks with two men who played in the Pigs vs. the Freaks football games.


Current Sports | 11/12/15 | #585

Nov 12, 2015

MSU Basketball Recruiting Class of 2016, Michigan Basketball Recruiting Class of 2016, Greg Hardy, Michigan High School Football, Brian Calloway, and Throwback Thursday.


Current Sports | 11/11/15 | #584

Nov 11, 2015

Veteran's Day, College Football Playoff Poll, MSU Football, Brady Hoke, FanDuel and DraftKings, Sports Betting, Ethan Merrill and Shanin Thomas.


Current Sports Sounds Off on Mizzou

Nov 10, 2015
CNN

WKAR "Current Sports" host/reporter Al Martin sounds-off on one of the most inspiring stories in all of sports and culture. More than thirty members of the University of Missouri football team refused to participate in any football-related activities until President Tim Wolfe resigned. This action, in collaboration with other students and organizers campus wide, lead to Wolfe stepping down. 

Wolfe had been criticized heavily for not responding to racial occurrences on campus. Hear what Al had to say here. 

Current Sports | 11/10/15 | #583

Nov 10, 2015

Mark Dantonio Press Conference Takeaways, Michigan State Football, Quarterback Situation, Detroit Pistons, Michigan State Men's Basketball, and High School Football.


Current Sports | 11/9/15 | #582

Nov 9, 2015

Michigan State Spartans Football, LSU-Alabama, The New Top Four College Football Teams, Missouri Football, Flint Firebirds, Ryan Slocum, and Weekend Winners.


Memorial Stadium photo
Ken Lund / flickr creative commons

The MSU football team lost at Nebraska Saturday night, 39-38. Officiating in the game was controversial. The Spartans still cling to a shot at winning a Big Ten Championship after suffering their first loss of the season. Current State talks with sportswriter Joe Rexrode of the Detroit Free Press.


Current Sports | 11/6/15 | #581

Nov 6, 2015

Adidas Backs Reform for Mascots, Cincinnati Bengals, Derrick Rose, Michigan State Football Preview, Lee Vickers, Reflection Friday, CSTV and Greg Hardy.


Current Sports | 11/5/15 | #580

Nov 5, 2015

Detroit Lions' Front Office Cleanout, Martin Mayhew, Tom Lewand, Matthew Stafford, Michigan State Basketball, Michigan Basketball, MMA, and Throwback Thursday.


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