Michigan’s Dug McDaniel (0) gestures after making a three-point shot during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against St. John’s, Monday, Nov. 13, 2023, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
NCAAMBB – Men’s College Basketball
Michigan 89, St. John’s 73
Florida State 94, Central Michigan 67
Michigan 89, St. John’s 73 – Michigan beats St. John’s and new coach Pitino 89-73 behind McDaniel and Burnett
Dug McDaniel had 26 points, Nimari Burnett scored 21 – all in the first half – and Michigan won 89-73 over St. John’s and new coach Rick Pitino at Madison Square Garden. Terrance Williams II added 12 points and Will Tschetter scored 10 for the Wolverines in the first annual Gavitt Tipoff Games, which pits Big Ten teams against Big East programs. Michigan interim coach Phil Martelli once again replaced Juwan Howard, who has been recovering from heart surgery since mid-September. McDaniel added seven assists and six rebounds. Burnett made all eight field goal attempts in the first half, including four 3-pointers. Both players set a career record. Michigan has won its last 11 games at Madison Square Garden.
FSU 94, CMU 67 – Watkins leads 6 in double-digit scoring, Florida State knocks off Central Michigan, 94-67
Jamir Watkins scored 19 points and Florida State had six players score in double figures as the Seminoles earned a 94-67 victory over Central Michigan in the first round of Sunshine Slam tournament on-campus play. In the first meeting between the schools on the hardwood, Florida State jumped out to a 13-1 lead and the Chippewas never got within single digits. Anthony Pritchard had 16 points, grabbed nine rebounds and dished out five assists to lead Central Michigan. Brian Taylor scored 15 points and Paul McMillan IV added 12 coming off the bench.
(18) Michigan State vs. (9) Duke, 7 p.m. at the United Center, Chicago Superhits 103.7 Cozy-FM 6:00
Eastern Michigan at (10) Florida Atlantic, 7 p.m.
Western Michigan at Northwest, 8 p.m.
NFL – National Football League – Week 10
Denver Broncos 24, Buffalo Bills 22
Broncos 24, Bills 22 – Lutz good on second chance with 36-yard field goal in Broncos’ 24-22 win over Bills
Wil Lutz took a pass and kicked a 36-yard field goal as time expired, and the Denver Broncos earned their third straight victory by rallying for a 24-22 victory over the sloppy and sloppy Buffalo Bills. subject to turnover. Lutz had a second chance after missing right with four seconds remaining for 41 yards, but the play was called off when Buffalo was flagged for having 12 players on the field. The Broncos improved to 4-5 and have won three in a row and four of six since a 70-20 loss at Miami. The Bills fell to 5-5 after an outing in which they turned the ball over four times, with quarterback Josh Allen throwing two interceptions and losing a fumble.
NFL – Lions coach Dan Campbell focuses on strong offense rather than struggling defense
Coach Dan Campbell knows his defense needs to start playing if the Detroit Lions are to threaten to win their first playoff game since the 1990s. On Monday, however, he focused on Detroit’s success on the other side of the ball. The Lions’ offense didn’t slow down after the bye, racking up 533 yards in a 41-38 road win over the Los Angeles Chargers. In their last two games, including a 26-14 victory on October 30, Detroit has accumulated 1,019 yards, including 422 on the ground. Campbell focused his praise on his offensive line. In games against the Raiders and Chargers, they allowed one sack while opening holes for Jahmyr Gibbs and, in Los Angeles, the returning David Montgomery. Montgomery’s return allowed Campbell and offensive coordinator Ben Johnson to diversify the offense. He gives them power averaging 4.7 yards per carry, while Gibbs provides outside speed and a significant receiving threat.
NFL – Rodgers tells NBC he’s aiming for a mid-December return from torn Achilles tendon
New York Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers said his goal is to return from a torn Achilles tendon by mid-December. That’s according to NBC’s Melissa Stark, who spoke to Rodgers and reported his comments during the broadcast of the Jets game in Las Vegas. Rodgers had recently hinted that he hoped to return before the end of the season, but this is the most specific he has been. He suffered what was thought to be a season-ending injury in the opener against the Buffalo Bills.
NCAAWBB – Women’s College Basketball
Concordia-Ann Arbor in Central Michigan, 7 p.m.
Oakland at Michigan, 7:00 p.m.
NBA – National Basketball Association
Milwaukee Bucks 118, Chicago Bulls 109
Bucks 118, Bulls 109 – Antetokounmpo, Portis produce double-doubles in Bucks’ 118-109 win over Bulls
Giannis Antetokounmpo had 35 points and 11 rebounds and Bobby Portis also had a double-double in the Milwaukee Bucks’ 118-109 win over the Chicago Bulls on Monday night. Milwaukee’s Damian Lillard returned to action after missing two games with a calf injury and scored 12 points on 3-of-17 shooting. The Bucks lost both games Lillard missed. The Bulls were playing for the second straight night after beating the Detroit Pistons 119-108 at home on Sunday. Nikola Vucevic led the Bulls with 26 points and 12 rebounds.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Detroit Pistons, 7 p.m.
Indiana Pacers vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 7 p.m.
NCAAFB – College Football – Week 12
West Michigan to Northern Illinois, 7 p.m.
Akron in Eastern Michigan, 7 p.m.
NCAAFB – Sherrone Moore to lead Michigan if judge doesn’t rule in school’s favor
Jim Harbaugh stood behind a lectern and delivered a prepared speech Monday to kick off a week in which he will lose another opportunity to coach No. 2 Michigan or win a hearing to at least temporarily lift the Big Ten’s penalty against him for stealing a sign. scheme. Harbaugh shared his views on various topics, but said he would save his opinions on the conference sanction for his day in court, which will take place Friday. Sherrone Moore will replace Harbaugh if he is still suspended for Saturday’s game at Maryland.
MLB – For Craig Counsell, the chance to manage the Cubs was one he couldn’t pass up
Craig Counsell was ready for a new challenge and couldn’t pass up the opportunity to manage the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs hired Counsell, 53, from Milwaukee last week, landing the former big man with a record contract and firing David Ross in two surprising moves. He became the highest-paid manager in the majors with a five-year contract worth more than $40 million. Counsell said he “thought it was a new challenge where I had to push myself.” Counsell led the budget-conscious Brewers to five playoff appearances in the last six years, including three NL Central titles.
WNBA – Kahleah Copper of the WNBA’s Chicago Sky returns to Rutgers as assistant coach
Kahleah Copper returns to Rutgers as an assistant on the women’s basketball team. The Chicago Sky star winger will be the director of sports culture and professional development. Copper played for the Scarlet Knights from 2012 to 2016 under coach C. Vivian Stringer. This isn’t Copper’s first foray into coaching. She was an assistant for the Purdue University Northwestern basketball team in 2020-21. She said the experience helped her appreciate coaching more. Rutgers coach Coquese Washington called Copper this summer to see if she was interested in the job.
MHSAA – High school sports
Volleyball – State Quarterfinals
Division 1 at Ypsilanti Lincoln
Portage Northern vs. Northville, 7 p.m.
Division 2 in Charlotte
Edwardsburg vs. Grand Rapids Christian, 6 p.m.
Division 3 at Kalamazoo Loy Norrix
Kalamazoo Christian vs. Pewamo-Westphalia, 7 p.m.
Division 4 at Portage Central
Our Lady of the Lake vs. Adrian Lenawee Christian, 6:30 p.m.