Wednesday State Sports Summary
Wed, 05 Feb 2020 05:28:52 EST


LET'S START WITH COLLEGE BASKETBALL..........AS 16th RANKED MICHIGAN
STATE FALLS TO #22 PENN STATE, 75 TO 70, LAST NIGHT AT THE BRESLIN
CENTER. CASSIUS WINSTON HAD 25 POINTS TO POWER THE MICHIGAN
STATE OFFENSE IN THAT LOSS........


IT WAS A SIMILAR STORY DOWN THE ROAD AT CRISLER CENTER........AS
MICHIGAN LOSES LAST NIGHT TO OHIO STATE, 61 TO 58. FORWARD KALEB
WESSON HAD 23 POINTS AND 12 REBOUNDS TO LEAD THE BUCKEYES TO THE
VICTORY..........


OFFICIALS AT MICHIGAN STATE ARE LOOKING FOR A NEW HEAD FOOTBALL
COACH THIS MORNING........AFTER MARK DANTONIO STEPPED DOWN FROM
THAT POSITION YESTERDAY, ENDING HIS 13-YEAR RUN AT THE SCHOOL.
DURING A PRESS CONFERENCE LAST NIGHT IN EAST LANSING, DANTONIO
TOLD REPORTERS THAT CURTIS BLACKWELL'S LAWSUIT - WHICH IS
CURRENTLY IN LITIGATION - DIDN'T PLAY A ROLE IN HIS DECISION TO
RETIRE.........


CURRENT CINCINNATI BEARCATS' HEAD COACH LUKE FICKELL IS
CONSIDERED THE "FRONT-RUNNER" TO REPLACE DANTONIO......
THE PISTONS WILL LOOK FOR JUST THEIR SECOND WIN IN THE LAST EIGHT
GAMES......AS THEY BATTLE THE PHOENIX SUNS, TONIGHT, AT LITTLE
CAESARS' ARENA. TIP-OFF IS AT 7.........


THERE WAS A MAJOR TRADE IN BASEBALL LAST NIGHT.........AS THE BOSTON
RED SOX HAVE REPORTEDLY AGREED - IN PRINCIPLE - TO TRADE
OUTFIELDER MOOKIE BETTS AND PITCHER DAVID PRICE TO THE LOS
ANGELES DODGERS - A TRADE THAT ALSO INCLUDES THE MINNESOTA
TWINS, WHO WILL ACQUIRE PITCHER KENTA (kenta) MAEDA (may-dah) FROM
THE DODGERS........



   

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