Friday State Sports Summary
Fri, 12 Mar 2021 06:09:10 EST


IT’S ONE AND DONE AT THE BIG TEN TOURNAMENT FOR MICHIGAN
STATE…….AS THE SPARTANS WERE DEFEATED BY MARYLAND YESTERDAY,
68 TO 57. A KEY TO THIS LOSS FOR MICHIGAN STATE - TURNOVERS. THE
SPARTANS COMMITTED 18 OF THEM, WHICH DIRECTLY TO 29 POINTS FOR
THE TERRAPINS....


MARYLAND NOW ADVANCES TO FACE MICHIGAN IN TODAY’S QUARTERFINAL
ROUND. THAT GAME WILL TIP-OFF FROM INDIANAPOLIS AT 11:30......


OTHER FINALS FROM THE BIG TEN TOURNAMENT YESTERDAY: WISCONSIN
BEATS PENN STATE, 75 TO 74; RUTGERS DEFEATS INDIANA, 61 TO 50; OHIO
STATE KNOCKS OFF MINNESOTA, 79 TO 75……


THERE WERE TWO MAJOR UPSETS AT THE BIG TEN'S WOMEN'S TOURNAMENT
ON THURSDAY. #13 MICHIGAN LOSES TO NORTHWESTERN, 65 TO 49.....WHILE
MICHIGAN STATE STUNS #9 INDIANA, 69 TO 61.........


THE RED WINGS END A FOUR-GAME LOSING STREAK LAST NIGHT, WITH A 6
TO 4 WIN OVER THE TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING. GOOD NIGHT FOR GOALTENDER
JOHNATHAN BERNIER, WHO STOPPED 40 OF THE 44 SHOTS HE FACED IN
THAT CONTEST……


GORDON HAYWARD AND P.J. WASHINGTON COMBINED TO SCORE 37 POINTS
LAST NIGHT…….TO LEAD THE CHARLOTTE HORNETS TO A 105 TO 102 WIN
OVER THE PISTONS…….


SERGIO GARCIA HOLDS A TWO-SHOT LEAD OVER BRIAN HARMAN……AS
FIRST ROUND PLAY WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING AT THE PGA TOUR’S
PLAYERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP IN FLORIDA. IT WAS A ROUGH START FOR
DEFENDING CHAMPION RORY McILROY, WHO IS IN DANGER OF MISSING THE
CUT……AFTER SHOOTING A 7-OVER PAR 79 ON THURSDAY……


THE TIGERS LOSE TO THE TORONTO BLUE JAYS, 10 TO 6, IN A GAME THAT
WAS PLAYED YESTERDAY IN DUNEDIN, FLORIDA………


THE LIONS MAKE A COUPLE OF ROSTER MOVES YESTERDAY……..AS TEAM
OFFICIALS HAVE REPORTEDLY RELEASED DEFENSIVE BACK JUSTIN
COLEMAN AND TIGHT END JESSE JAMES. THOSE MOVES WILL CLEAR UP
ROUGHLY $8 MILLION DOLLARS IN SALARY CAP SPACE FOR THE LIONS………





   

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