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Badgers’ penalty kill offers up 5 in 6-2 loss to Michigan Tech

The Badgers’ penalty kill might use some work. They obtained lots Friday. Extra Badgers protection Unranked Michigan Tech went 5-for-Eight on the...


The Badgers’ penalty kill might use some work.

They obtained lots Friday.

Extra Badgers protection

Unranked Michigan Tech went 5-for-Eight on the ability play, leaping out to a two-goal lead within the first interval and dealing No. 14 Wisconsin a 6-2 loss at Kohl Heart.

It was the primary time the Badgers have given up 5 power-play objectives in a single sport since falling 6-2 to Large Ten rival Minnesota on March 7, 2010.

Wisconsin’s penalty kill has been a big challenge in each of its losses this season.

Clarkson went 2-for-Four on the ability play in a Four-2 win over the Badgers on Friday, Oct. 19.

Badgers senior Seamus Malone opened the scoring with a power-play purpose at Three:35 of the primary interval, however penalties to Wisconsin sophomore Tarek Baker — who was slapped with a sport misconduct for elbowing — and freshman Ty Emberson (hooking) turned the tide rapidly.

Huskies freshman Trenton Bliss tied issues up at 5:45, earlier than freshman Tommy Parrottino gave Michigan Tech its first lead of the evening at 11:31.

Freshman Alec Broetzman made it Three-1 Huskies at 15:26, the primary even energy purpose of the sport, to shut out the primary interval.

However the Huskies’ energy play was proper again at it within the second interval, as junior Gavin Gould made it Four-1 at Eight:20.

Badgers freshman Roman Ahcan lastly answered with an even-strength purpose, the primary purpose of his school profession, at 5:24 of the third interval, however the Huskies pulled away with two extra energy play objectives halfway by means of the third.

Junior Jack Berry made 28 saves for Wisconsin, whereas Michigan Tech’s Matt Jurusik made 25 saves.

Wisconsin and Michigan Tech meet once more Saturday at 7 p.m. in Madison.

School soccer bowl projections: Michigan enters School Soccer Playoff as Ohio State flops out


Purdue’s beautiful 49-20 upset of No. 2 Ohio State has triggered a drastic shuffling of the Massive Ten groups within the School Soccer Playoff and the New 12 months’s Six video games. Simply 5 weeks in the past, the Boilermakers misplaced 20-19 at residence to Jap Michigan to fall to Zero-Three on the season. They have not misplaced since.

Ohio State has dropped out of the CFP and been changed by Michigan.  The Wolverines gained at Michigan State 21-7 and clearly seem like the very best crew within the Massive Ten by means of eight week. The Buckeyes are nonetheless projected to play in a New 12 months’s Six recreation however will take the Massive Ten’s spot within the Rose Bowl and face Washington, a 27-13 winner over Colorado on Saturday.

Penn State is the crew that drops out of the New 12 months’s Six projections after Michigan strikes up. The Sugar Bowl continues to be projected to be LSU vs Oklahoma, representing the SEC and Massive 12, respectively. The Fiesta Bowl stands pat with Georgia vs. UCF, and the Peach Bowl nonetheless has Kentucky going through Texas. These two bookings may change following subsequent Saturday’s Florida-Georgia recreation.

2019 School Soccer Playoff

Jan. 7

Nationwide Championship
Santa Clara, Calif.

eight p.m.

Title recreation Semifinal winners

Dec. 29

Cotton Bowl
Arlington, Tex.

four/eight p.m.


(1) Alabama vs. (four) Michigan

Dec. 29

Orange Bowl

four/eight p.m.


(2) Clemson vs. (Three) Notre Dame

Choice committee bowl video games

Jan. 1

New Orleans

eight:45 p.m.

SEC vs. Massive 12

LSU vs. Oklahoma

Jan. 1

Pasadena, Calif.

5 p.m.

Massive Ten vs. Pac-12

Ohio State vs. Washington

Jan. 1

Glendale, Ariz.

1 p.m.

At-large vs. At-large

Georgia vs. UCF

Dec. 29



At-large vs. At-large

Texas vs. Kentucky

Examine again for the remainder of Jerry Palm’s school soccer bowl projections on Sunday.

Native lady wins massive enjoying Michigan Lottery recreation


An Ogemaw County lady cried tears of pleasure after studying she’d gained $ 162,917 enjoying the Michigan Lottery’s Membership Keno The Jack recreation.

“Profitable this prize is so unbelievable. It’s going to make me debt-free and stress-free!” stated the large winner, Julie Garrison, of West Department.

She gained the large prize when her simple decide The Jack numbers – 13-30-39-44-58-63-70-72 – matched eight of the 20 Membership Keno numbers drawn in draw 1635517 on Tuesday morning. The profitable ticket was purchased on the Shell fuel station, situated at 600 West Houghton Avenue in West Department.

“My boyfriend, Tim, and I performed Membership Keno on Monday evening and gained just a little bit of cash,” stated the 56-year-old Garrison. “On Tuesday morning, he cashed the ticket and used $ 40 of the winnings to purchase one other Membership Keno The Jack ticket.

“He checked the ticket later that day and the clerk on the Shell informed him we’d need to file a declare with the Lottery. We thought we’d gained $ 10,000, so I met up with him to get the ticket, after which headed to a financial institution in Houghton Lake to gather the prize.

“The ladies on the financial institution took my ticket after which a short while later informed me I’d have to name the Lottery to make an appointment as a result of it was too massive for them to money. I referred to as the Lottery from the financial institution, and when the lady informed me I gained $ 162,917, I began crying and couldn’t cease. Ever since, my abdomen has been in knots and I haven’t been in a position to sleep as a result of I’m so overwhelmed by profitable.”

Garrison visited Lottery headquarters Wednesday to assert the large prize. Together with her winnings, she plans to pay payments, purchase Tim a brand new truck, after which save the rest.

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Michigan State soccer: What we discovered, what to look at vs. Michigan



Michigan State plans to offer its upset win over Penn State a 24-hour celebration, earlier than turning consideration to Michigan. Recorded Oct. 13, 2018. Chris Solari, Detroit Free Press

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Wanting again at what occurred in Michigan State soccer’s 21-17 win at Penn State and looking forward to subsequent Saturday’s rivalry renewal with No. 6 Michigan.

Three issues we discovered

Davis dominates: A hip harm suffered throughout MSU’s last drive couldn’t hold Felton Davis III off the sphere. The senior returned after lacking one play when one more receiver (Laress Nelson) obtained damage. He caught QB Brian Lewerke’s throw and slipped by means of the arms of Penn State’s Amare Oruwariye for the successful landing with 19 seconds left. The 6-foot-Four Davis caught half of his eight passes within the fourth quarter, and completed along with his first 100-yard receiving recreation this season and fourth of his profession.

Offense responds: After failing to generate factors within the fourth quarter per week earlier in a loss to Northwestern, the Spartans moved the ball in opposition to Penn State. Lewerke threw for 113 yards within the fourth quarter, together with two throws to Nelson on the ultimate drive, and La’Darius Jefferson’s 27-yard run on a drive that resulted in a pretend area aim was the longest by an MSU working again this season. The Spartans completed with 418 complete yards.


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Protection units it up: MSU practically allowed the Nittany Lions as many speeding yards within the first half because the protection had given up complete by means of 5 video games. Nonetheless, the Spartans solved their alignment and tackling points at halftime and allowed simply 39 extra yards on the bottom and 159 complete yards within the second half. No play was extra crucial than CB Justin Layne’s deal with of Penn State QB Hint McSorley as he escaped the pocket and tried to run for a primary down with 1:30 remaining. The cease compelled the Nittany Lions to punt after three performs, and MSU didn’t want to make use of its last timeout as a result of Layne compelled McSorley out of bounds to cease the clock.

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Evaluation: Michigan State’s protection ‘stayed within the struggle’ vs. Penn State

Up subsequent

Matchup: No. 24 Michigan State (Four-2, 2-1 Large Ten) vs. No. 6 Michigan (6-1, Four-Zero).

When: Midday, Saturday.

The place: Spartan Stadium, East Lansing.

TV/radio: Fox, WJR-AM (760).

Extra: Michigan an early 6½-point favourite vs. Michigan State

Know your foe: Since dropping their opener at Notre Dame, the Wolverines have improved every week. Michigan has topped 400 yards of complete offense in 5 of its previous six video games since gaining 307 in its loss to Notre Dame. The one different crew to carry the Wolverines beneath 400 was Northwestern (376), which gave them a check on the highway. Michigan is No. 1 in go protection (121.9 yards per recreation), No. 2 in complete yards allowed per recreation (236) and ninth in scoring protection (15.Four factors). New QB Shea Patterson is throwing for a meager 187.three yards per recreation, however the Wolverines have accomplished a lot of their harm this season on the bottom, with RB Karan Higdon third within the Large Ten averaging 144.5 yards per recreation. They common 217 speeding yards per recreation as a crew.


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Three issues to look at

Medical charts: It’s near the purpose the place it could be simpler to record which Spartans are wholesome as an alternative of damage every week. Plenty of regulars didn’t make the journey to Penn State — RB LJ Scott, LG David Beedle, RG Kevin Jarvis, WRs Darrell Stewart Jr., Cody White and Jalen Nailor, and P Jake Hartbarger. Then in the course of the recreation, that receiving corps suffered extra accidents, as Davis, Nelson and Brandon Sowards all left at one level. Sowards didn’t return and Nelson obtained damage on MSU’s last drive.

Michigan’s Karan Higdon is tackled by Michigan State’s Jacub Panasiuk on Oct. 7, 2017, in Ann Arbor.

 (Photograph: Carlos Osorio, AP)

Stress factors: DE Kenny Willekes collected his team-leading fifth sack Saturday and the Spartans’ 14th of the season, however their major focus with McSorley was containment within the run recreation. There’s much less want to fret about that with Shea Patterson, who has been sacked 11 occasions this season. Nonetheless, the Michigan QB is averaging a bit over 6 yards per stick with it his different 23 speeding makes an attempt. Lewerke has been dropped 14 occasions this season, and the Wolverines’ protection has 20 sacks, led by 3½ from LB Devin Bush.

Extra: Michigan not sure if Rashan Gary will play at Michigan State

Within the trenches: It was the Spartans’ sixth totally different beginning offensive line in six video games, however they caught with one group for nearly the whole thing of Saturday’s recreation. MSU additionally modified to extra of a zone blocking scheme in opposition to Penn State, and it produced extra stability within the run and go recreation (123 yards on the bottom and 295 yards by means of the air) and higher holes for working backs between the tackles than the Spartans had the previous few weeks. The Spartans outgained the Wolverines on the bottom 158-102 final yr, and the crew which has had probably the most speeding yardage has received the Paul Bunyan Trophy in 43 of the previous 48 conferences.

Contact Chris Solari: csolari@freepress.com. Comply with him on Twitter @chrissolari. 

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College of Michigan alum Darren Criss after Emmy win: ‘Go Blue!’


ANN ARBOR, MI – College of Michigan alum Darren Criss has by no means been shy about displaying love for his alma mater. 

So when Criss captured his first Emmy for finest actor in a restricted collection throughout Monday’s 70th Primetime Emmy Awards, there was no higher time to precise his love for UM than throughout his acceptance speech. 

“You guys are witnessing probably the most extraordinary second of my life, to this point,” Criss stated.

Criss, a San Francisco native, earned his Emmy for his function as Cunan in “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.”

After persevering with by thanking a number of individuals who labored on the challenge, in addition to relations and his fiance, Mia Swier, Criss closed his speech with a line acquainted to many in Ann Arbor. 

“Go Blue!” stated Criss, a 2009 graduate of UM’s College of Music, Theatre & Dance. 

Criss gained reputation on TV on Fox’s “Glee” in 2010. His different TV credit embrace “American Horror Story: Lodge” and “The Flash.” He additionally starred in Broadway revivals, together with “Hedwig and the Indignant Inch” in 2015. 

“The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story,” is a follow-up to producer Ryan Murphy’s fictionalized retelling of O.J. Simpson’s homicide trial. 

Criss was not alone in representing Southeast Michigan throughout the Sept. 17 Emmy Awards. Chelsea native Jeff Daniels took dwelling an Emmy for Excellent Supporting Actor in a Restricted Collection or Film for his function as Frank Griffin in “Godless.” 

Daniels additionally was nominated for Greatest Lead Actor in a Restricted Collection or Film for his work on “The Looming Tower,” however was coincidentally edged out for the Emmy by Criss.

Daniels performed counter terrorism agent John O’Neill who works to persuade intelligence companies a few pending assault by Al-Qaeda on the U.S. previous to 9/11. 

Daniels beforehand gained an Emmy for Excellent Lead Actor in 2013 for his portrayal of Will McAvoy on “The Newsroom.”