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Michigan must overcome more NBA departures

In this March 30, 2014, file photo, Michigan's Nik Stauskas, center, dunks over Kentucky's Dominique Hawkins during the second half of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game in Indianapolis. Michigan has had to deal with stars leaving early for the pros for a while now, but the trio of Nik Stauskas, Glenn Robinson III and Mitch McGary may be difficult to replace. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — After winning the Big Ten and nearly reaching a second straight Final Four, John Beilein’s Michigan team lost a few early entrants to the NBA draft.

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Former Detroit pitcher Robinson dies at age 52

DETROIT (AP) — Jeff Robinson, who helped the Detroit Tigers to an AL East championship as a rookie in 1987 and went on to pitch in the major leagues through 1992, has died. He was 52.

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Hoke: No discipline for stake-planting linebacker

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio, left, and Michigan coach Brady Hoke talk at midfield before an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach Brady Hoke says linebacker Joe Bolden, the player who planted the stake in the ground before the Michigan State game, would not be disciplined.

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Hoke apologizes for Michigan’s pregame stake plant

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach Brady Hoke has apologized to Michigan State for Wolverines players planting a tent stake in the field at Spartan Stadium before Saturday’s game.

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No. 8 Michigan State handles Michigan again, 35-11

Michigan State's Jeremy Langford (33) rushes past Michigan's Frank Clark (57) as Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook (18) watches during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — With under a minute remaining in another comfortable win over his team’s biggest rival, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio had the Spartans keep right on running the ball.

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