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  • CMU's Ostman, Willis Named to Award Watch Lists

    CMU's Ostman, Willis Named to Award Watch Lists

    MT. PLEASANT – St. Ignace native and Central Michigan senior defensive end Joe Ostman has been named to the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List. 

    MT. PLEASANT – St. Ignace native and Central Michigan senior defensive end Joe Ostman has been named to the Wuerffel Trophy Watch List. 

  • Former NHLer Mike York Joins LSSU Staff

    Former NHLer Mike York Joins LSSU Staff

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Former Michigan State great and NHL veteran Mike York is joining the Lake Superior State ice hockey program coaching staff, the school announced Monday.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Former Michigan State great and NHL veteran Mike York is joining the Lake Superior State ice hockey program coaching staff, the school announced Monday.

  • Coleman Makes Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

    Coleman Makes Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan’s Amari Coleman was one of 45 players named to the watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award, which recognizes the best defensive back in college football.

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan’s Amari Coleman was one of 45 players named to the watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award, which recognizes the best defensive back in college football.

  • Former Bulldog Sheldon Signs With Raiders

    Former Bulldog Sheldon Signs With Raiders

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State football player Brady Sheldon has signed a contract with the Oakland Raiders, allowing the linebacker to join the team’s training camp.

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State football player Brady Sheldon has signed a contract with the Oakland Raiders, allowing the linebacker to join the team’s training camp.

  • CMU's Doan, Conklin Named to Watch Lists

    CMU's Doan, Conklin Named to Watch Lists

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan senior center Austin Doan and senior tight end Tyler Conklin have been named to the Rimington Trophy and John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List, respectively. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan senior center Austin Doan and senior tight end Tyler Conklin have been named to the Rimington Trophy and John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List, respectively. 

  • Decorated Daugherty: Big Rapids Native Nominated to Allstate Good Works Team

    Decorated Daugherty: Big Rapids Native Nominated to Allstate Good Works Team

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State center Jake Daugherty has been chosen as a nominee for the 2017 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State center Jake Daugherty has been chosen as a nominee for the 2017 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team. 

  • Ferris State's Mayhew, Clarke Receive NHL Development Camp Invitations

    Ferris State's Mayhew, Clarke Receive NHL Development Camp Invitations

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of former Ferris State men’s ice hockey players have received invitations to attend 2017 NHL Prospect Development camps, the school announced Friday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of former Ferris State men’s ice hockey players have received invitations to attend 2017 NHL Prospect Development camps, the school announced Friday. 

  • Ferris State Names Janes Softball Coach

    Ferris State Names Janes Softball Coach

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State announced Thursday the hiring of Kristin Janes as its softball program’s new head coach. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State announced Thursday the hiring of Kristin Janes as its softball program’s new head coach. 

  • Ferris State's McDonald Signs French Pro Deal

    Ferris State's McDonald Signs French Pro Deal

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State hockey player and alternate captain Chad McDonald has signed a professional contract with Les Rapaces de Gap of Ligue Magnus in France, the school announced Thursday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State hockey player and alternate captain Chad McDonald has signed a professional contract with Les Rapaces de Gap of Ligue Magnus in France, the school announced Thursday. 

  • McBain Native Bazuin Entering CMU Hall of Fame

    McBain Native Bazuin Entering CMU Hall of Fame

    Former Central Michigan football standout and McBain native Dan Bazuin has been named to CMU’s Marcy Weston Hall of Fame class of 2017.

    Former Central Michigan football standout and McBain native Dan Bazuin has been named to CMU’s Marcy Weston Hall of Fame class of 2017.

  • Cooper Rush Signs with Dallas Cowboys

    Cooper Rush Signs with Dallas Cowboys

    Despite not getting selected during the 2017 NFL Draft, Central Michigan quarterback Cooper Rush is still getting his chance at a professional career. 

    Despite not getting selected during the 2017 NFL Draft, Central Michigan quarterback Cooper Rush is still getting his chance at a professional career. 

  • Keene's 35 Pushes CMU Men Past Rival WMU

    Keene's 35 Pushes CMU Men Past Rival WMU

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan Men’s Basketball team overcame a 13-point halftime deficit to top Western Michigan 86-82 on Friday in front of a McGuirk Arena record crowd of 5,412.   

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan Men’s Basketball team overcame a 13-point halftime deficit to top Western Michigan 86-82 on Friday in front of a McGuirk Arena record crowd of 5,412.   

  • Ferris Football Prepares for Round Two of Playoffs

    Ferris Football Prepares for Round Two of Playoffs

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team opened its NCAA Division II playoff run with a 65-34 win over Midwestern State (Texas) this weekend. Now, the Bulldogs are looking for similar success, hosting sixth-ranked Colorado Mines on Saturday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team opened its NCAA Division II playoff run with a 65-34 win over Midwestern State (Texas) this weekend. Now, the Bulldogs are looking for similar success, hosting sixth-ranked Colorado Mines on Saturday. 

  • Central Michigan men’s basketball off to 4-2 start

    Central Michigan men’s basketball off to 4-2 start

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan men’s basketball team wrapped up its Lone Star Showcase in Austin, Texas Wednesday.  The Chippewas entered the tournament with an untarnished record, but dropped two of three with loses to St. Bonaventure and Little Rock.

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan men’s basketball team wrapped up its Lone Star Showcase in Austin, Texas Wednesday.  The Chippewas entered the tournament with an untarnished record, but dropped two of three with loses to St. Bonaventure and Little Rock.

  • Chippewas debut new players

    Chippewas debut new players

    MT. PLEASANT – New faces are earning starting positions on Central Michigan men’s basketball team this season. At the conclusion of their 2014-15 campaign, the Chippewas bid farewell to Chris Fowler, Rayshawn Simmons and John Simons, giving returning and new players the opportunity to shine.

    MT. PLEASANT – New faces are earning starting positions on Central Michigan men’s basketball team this season. At the conclusion of their 2014-15 campaign, the Chippewas bid farewell to Chris Fowler, Rayshawn Simmons and John Simons, giving returning and new players the opportunity to shine.

  • Ferris State’s Reggie Bell Nominated for 2016 Harlon Hill Trophy

    Ferris State’s Reggie Bell Nominated for 2016 Harlon Hill Trophy

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State quarterback Reggie Bell learned Wednesday that he is one of 42 Division II athletes in the running for the 2016 Harlon Hill Trophy. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State quarterback Reggie Bell learned Wednesday that he is one of 42 Division II athletes in the running for the 2016 Harlon Hill Trophy. 

  • CMU's Chiesa Named NCAA Woman of the Year Award Nominee

    CMU's Chiesa Named NCAA Woman of the Year Award Nominee

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan women’s soccer player Christen Chiesa has been nominated for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan women’s soccer player Christen Chiesa has been nominated for the NCAA Woman of the Year Award. 

  • Ferris State Names Hangstefer Men's, Women's Tennis Coach

    Ferris State Names Hangstefer Men's, Women's Tennis Coach

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University has named Daniel Hangstefer as its new men’s and women’s tennis coach, the school announced Thursday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University has named Daniel Hangstefer as its new men’s and women’s tennis coach, the school announced Thursday. 

  • CMU's Keene Getting NBA Shot

    CMU's Keene Getting NBA Shot

    MT. PLEASANT – After exploding onto the national college basketball scene, former Central Michigan point guard Marcus Keene is ready to make a name for himself in the NBA.

    MT. PLEASANT – After exploding onto the national college basketball scene, former Central Michigan point guard Marcus Keene is ready to make a name for himself in the NBA.

  • Keene Joins Wizards' Summer League Roster

    Keene Joins Wizards' Summer League Roster

    Central Michigan’s Marcus Keene went undrafted in Thursday’s NBA Draft, but the nation’s leading scorer will reportedly join the Washington Wizards’ summer league roster.

    Central Michigan’s Marcus Keene went undrafted in Thursday’s NBA Draft, but the nation’s leading scorer will reportedly join the Washington Wizards’ summer league roster.

  • Two Former Bulldogs Sign With ECHL Team

    Two Former Bulldogs Sign With ECHL Team

    BIG RAPIDS – Two former Ferris State hockey defensemen will return for another season playing professional hockey.

    BIG RAPIDS – Two former Ferris State hockey defensemen will return for another season playing professional hockey.

  • LSSU Names Lokken Interim Women's Basketball Coach

    LSSU Names Lokken Interim Women's Basketball Coach

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State announced Monday that Brandon Lokken will take over as the interim head women’s basketball coach. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State announced Monday that Brandon Lokken will take over as the interim head women’s basketball coach. 

  • CMU's Keene Works Out For Detroit

    CMU's Keene Works Out For Detroit

    The Detroit Pistons announced on Sunday that they hosted four players for pre-draft workouts, including Central Michigan’s Marcus Keene.

    The Detroit Pistons announced on Sunday that they hosted four players for pre-draft workouts, including Central Michigan’s Marcus Keene.

  • Rockies Select CMU's Jipping

    Rockies Select CMU's Jipping

    MT. PLEASANT – The Colorado Rockies selected Central Michigan junior Daniel Jipping in the 22nd Round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday.

    MT. PLEASANT – The Colorado Rockies selected Central Michigan junior Daniel Jipping in the 22nd Round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday.

  • Former Bulldog Kunitz Wins Stanley Cup

    Former Bulldog Kunitz Wins Stanley Cup

    NASHVILLE – Former Ferris State Bulldog Chris Kunitz won his fourth Stanley Cup on Sunday, as the Penguins defeated the Predators, 2-0, in game 6.

    NASHVILLE – Former Ferris State Bulldog Chris Kunitz won his fourth Stanley Cup on Sunday, as the Penguins defeated the Predators, 2-0, in game 6.

  • CMU Introduces New AD Alford at Chippewa Challenge

    CMU Introduces New AD Alford at Chippewa Challenge

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan University’s eighth annual Chippewa Challenge golf outing on Friday featured the athletic department’s newest hire.

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan University’s eighth annual Chippewa Challenge golf outing on Friday featured the athletic department’s newest hire.

  • Ferris State Football Pioneer Smith Nominated to College Football HOF

    Ferris State Football Pioneer Smith Nominated to College Football HOF

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State University football pioneer Gideon Smith has been nominated to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018, the school announced Thursday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State University football pioneer Gideon Smith has been nominated to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018, the school announced Thursday. 

  • Gaylord Native Edwards Earns NCAA Degree Completion Award

    Gaylord Native Edwards Earns NCAA Degree Completion Award

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State senior and Gaylord native Mackenzie Edwards has received an NCAA Division II Degree Completion Award. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State senior and Gaylord native Mackenzie Edwards has received an NCAA Division II Degree Completion Award. 

  • Baseball

    CMU Baseball Looks To Swing Past EMU In MAC Tournament

    CMU Baseball Looks To Swing Past EMU In MAC Tournament

    In game one of two, the Central Michigan University Baseball team got off to a rough start against Eastern Michigan University Saturday.

    In game one of two, the Central Michigan University Baseball team got off to a rough start against Eastern Michigan University Saturday.

  • CMU's Bacci Signs with Titans

    CMU's Bacci Signs with Titans

    Former Central Michigan University fullback and undrafted free agent Joe Bacci has signed with the Tennessee Titans.

    Former Central Michigan University fullback and undrafted free agent Joe Bacci has signed with the Tennessee Titans.

  • CMU Names Michael Alford Director of Athletics

    CMU Names Michael Alford Director of Athletics

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan University has announced Michael Alford as its new associate vice president and director of athletics. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan University has announced Michael Alford as its new associate vice president and director of athletics. 

  • Bears Sign Former CMU WR Davis

    Bears Sign Former CMU WR Davis

    Former Central Michigan wide receiver Titus Davis has signed with the Chicago Bears after trying out at their rookie camp.

    Former Central Michigan wide receiver Titus Davis has signed with the Chicago Bears after trying out at their rookie camp.

  • LSSU Hockey Announces 2017 Spring Class

    LSSU Hockey Announces 2017 Spring Class

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey program has announced its 2017 spring recruiting class.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey program has announced its 2017 spring recruiting class.

  • Lipovsky, Meredith Earn GLIAC Honors

    Lipovsky, Meredith Earn GLIAC Honors

    A pair of former northern Michigan prep softball standouts have been honored by the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 

    A pair of former northern Michigan prep softball standouts have been honored by the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 

  • CMU Duo Invited to Saints Rookie Minicamp

    CMU Duo Invited to Saints Rookie Minicamp

    MT. PLEASANT – A pair of former Central Michigan standouts are getting a shot at the NFL. 

    MT. PLEASANT – A pair of former Central Michigan standouts are getting a shot at the NFL. 

  • Baldwin's Childress Ready for Breakout Year

    Baldwin's Childress Ready for Breakout Year

    MT. PLEASANT – As a multi-sport star at Baldwin, Brandon Childress had many scouts believing he would be playing collegiately on the hardwood. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As a multi-sport star at Baldwin, Brandon Childress had many scouts believing he would be playing collegiately on the hardwood. 

  • Ferris State's Bronkema Named BCAM Coach of the Year

    Ferris State's Bronkema Named BCAM Coach of the Year

    BIG RAPIDS – McBain native and Ferris State men’s basketball coach Andy Bronkema has been named the 2017 Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan State Men’s College Coach of the Year, the school announced Tuesday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – McBain native and Ferris State men’s basketball coach Andy Bronkema has been named the 2017 Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan State Men’s College Coach of the Year, the school announced Tuesday. 

  • Ferris State's Sheldon Invited to Raiders' Rookie Camp

    Ferris State's Sheldon Invited to Raiders' Rookie Camp

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State senior linebacker Brady Sheldon has been invited to attend the Oakland Raiders’ rookie camp, the school announced on Monday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State senior linebacker Brady Sheldon has been invited to attend the Oakland Raiders’ rookie camp, the school announced on Monday. 

  • Poljan, Lazzaro Battle for CMU's No. 1 QB

    Poljan, Lazzaro Battle for CMU's No. 1 QB

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football program has benefited from steady leadership at the quarterback position over the last four seasons under the guidance of Cooper Rush. 

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football program has benefited from steady leadership at the quarterback position over the last four seasons under the guidance of Cooper Rush. 

  • Sieler, Thomas to Anchor Stout Ferris State Defense

    Sieler, Thomas to Anchor Stout Ferris State Defense

    BIG RAPIDS – With its offense ranking as one of the best in the nation a year ago, the Ferris State football program is looking to duplicate that success on the defensive side of the ball. 

    BIG RAPIDS – With its offense ranking as one of the best in the nation a year ago, the Ferris State football program is looking to duplicate that success on the defensive side of the ball. 

  • LSSU Men's Tennis Honored; Men's Hoops Announces Additions

    LSSU Men's Tennis Honored; Men's Hoops Announces Additions

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State junior tennis player Jake Prime has been named to the 2016-17 All-GLIAC honorable mention team.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State junior tennis player Jake Prime has been named to the 2016-17 All-GLIAC honorable mention team.

  • Ferris State Enters 2017 With Strong QB Contingent

    Ferris State Enters 2017 With Strong QB Contingent

    BIG RAPIDS – After reaching the NCAA Division II national semifinals for the first time since 1995 a year ago, the Ferris State football program concluded its recent spring camp with high expectations for the fall. 

    BIG RAPIDS – After reaching the NCAA Division II national semifinals for the first time since 1995 a year ago, the Ferris State football program concluded its recent spring camp with high expectations for the fall. 

  • CMU Football Debuts New Offense at Spring Game

    CMU Football Debuts New Offense at Spring Game

    MT. PLEASANT – As spring practice wrapped up for the Central Michigan football program with last weekend’s annual spring game, it capped off a busy month of work for the Maroon and Gold. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As spring practice wrapped up for the Central Michigan football program with last weekend’s annual spring game, it capped off a busy month of work for the Maroon and Gold. 

  • Bryant, Naniseni Highlight LSSU Women's Basketball Recruiting Class

    Bryant, Naniseni Highlight LSSU Women's Basketball Recruiting Class

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Newberry’s Taylor Bryant and Mancelona’s Eileene Naniseni highlight Lake Superior State women’s basketball’s 2017 recruiting class.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Newberry’s Taylor Bryant and Mancelona’s Eileene Naniseni highlight Lake Superior State women’s basketball’s 2017 recruiting class.

  • Gaylord's Edwards Named LSSU's Female Athlete of the Year

    Gaylord's Edwards Named LSSU's Female Athlete of the Year

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Gaylord native and senior guard Mackenzie Edwards has been named Lake Superior State’s Deb McPherson Female Athlete of the Year Award winner. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Gaylord native and senior guard Mackenzie Edwards has been named Lake Superior State’s Deb McPherson Female Athlete of the Year Award winner. 

  • Ferris State Football Readies for Spring Game

    Ferris State Football Readies for Spring Game

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football program has set its expectations higher and higher each season under sixth-year coach Tony Annese.

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football program has set its expectations higher and higher each season under sixth-year coach Tony Annese.

  • CMU Football Preps for Spring Game

    CMU Football Preps for Spring Game

    MT. PLEASANT – Over the course of the past month, the Central Michigan football program has been conducting spring practices and trying to build off its third straight bowl game appearance. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Over the course of the past month, the Central Michigan football program has been conducting spring practices and trying to build off its third straight bowl game appearance. 

  • McBain's Thompson Wrapping Up Ferris State Career

    McBain's Thompson Wrapping Up Ferris State Career

    BIG RAPIDS – Five years into Tony Annese’s tenure as head coach of the Ferris State football, the first Bulldogs Annese recruited and that put Ferris State on the map nationally at the NCAA Division II level, are set to graduate this spring. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Five years into Tony Annese’s tenure as head coach of the Ferris State football, the first Bulldogs Annese recruited and that put Ferris State on the map nationally at the NCAA Division II level, are set to graduate this spring. 

  • Ferris State Receives $500,000 Gift for PGA Golf Management Program

    Ferris State Receives $500,000 Gift for PGA Golf Management Program

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University received a major gift Thursday in its efforts to build a new home for its PGA Golf Management program and the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University received a major gift Thursday in its efforts to build a new home for its PGA Golf Management program and the Michigan Golf Hall of Fame. 

  • LSSU's Dunbar Named GLIAC Commissioner

    LSSU's Dunbar Named GLIAC Commissioner

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State director of athletics Kris Dunbar has been named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s new commissioner, the school announced Tuesday. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State director of athletics Kris Dunbar has been named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference’s new commissioner, the school announced Tuesday. 

  • Casula Takes Over as Ferris State's OC

    Casula Takes Over as Ferris State's OC

    BIG RAPIDS – As the Ferris State football program continues its spring season, the Bulldogs are working with a new offensive coordinator and assistant coach. 

    BIG RAPIDS – As the Ferris State football program continues its spring season, the Bulldogs are working with a new offensive coordinator and assistant coach. 

  • Lions Sign Former CMU LB Bellore

    Lions Sign Former CMU LB Bellore

    The Detroit Lions have signed unrestricted free agent and former Central Michigan linebacker Nick Bellore.

    The Detroit Lions have signed unrestricted free agent and former Central Michigan linebacker Nick Bellore.

  • CMU Lacrosse Falls at Home to Coastal Carolina

    CMU Lacrosse Falls at Home to Coastal Carolina

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan women’s lacrosse team dropped a 15-9 Atlantic Sun Conference game to visiting Coastal Carolina on Friday. 

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan women’s lacrosse team dropped a 15-9 Atlantic Sun Conference game to visiting Coastal Carolina on Friday. 

  • CMU Installs New Offense Under Ostrowksy

    CMU Installs New Offense Under Ostrowksy

    MT. PLEASANT – As the Central Michigan football program continues its second week of spring practice, it does so under the direction of a new offensive coordinator. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As the Central Michigan football program continues its second week of spring practice, it does so under the direction of a new offensive coordinator. 

  • Ferris State Football Continues Spring Season

    Ferris State Football Continues Spring Season

    BIG RAPIDS – Thanks to a lengthy postseason run, the Ferris State football has only been away from Top Taggart Field for a short time.

    BIG RAPIDS – Thanks to a lengthy postseason run, the Ferris State football has only been away from Top Taggart Field for a short time.

  • CMU Football Hosts Annual Pro Day

    CMU Football Hosts Annual Pro Day

    MT. PLEASANT – Since the Central Michigan football program ended its season in December, Chippewa seniors have been working out to improve their chances of catching the eye of a professional team. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Since the Central Michigan football program ended its season in December, Chippewa seniors have been working out to improve their chances of catching the eye of a professional team. 

  • CMU's Heeke Leaving Behind a "Championship Culture"

    CMU's Heeke Leaving Behind a "Championship Culture"

    MT. PLEASANT – After 11 years at the helm of Central Michigan University’s athletics department, Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Dave Heeke is seeking a new challenge. 

    MT. PLEASANT – After 11 years at the helm of Central Michigan University’s athletics department, Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Dave Heeke is seeking a new challenge. 

  • Vander Laan, Lampman Discuss NFL Experience

    Vander Laan, Lampman Discuss NFL Experience

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of Ferris State football graduates are preparing for their second season in the NFL. 

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of Ferris State football graduates are preparing for their second season in the NFL. 

  • Charlevoix Native Hankins Named Division II All-American

    Charlevoix Native Hankins Named Division II All-American

    BIG RAPIDS – Charlevoix native and Ferris State men’s basketball sophomore center Zach Hankins has been named to the 2017 Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association All-America team, the school announced Monday.

    BIG RAPIDS – Charlevoix native and Ferris State men’s basketball sophomore center Zach Hankins has been named to the 2017 Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association All-America team, the school announced Monday.

  • Report: CMU's Keene to Enter NBA Draft

    Report: CMU's Keene to Enter NBA Draft

    According to reports, Central Michigan men’s basketball junior guard Marcus Keene is foregoing his senior season and entering the NBA draft. 

    According to reports, Central Michigan men’s basketball junior guard Marcus Keene is foregoing his senior season and entering the NBA draft. 

  • CMU Women to Play in WNIT

    CMU Women to Play in WNIT

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan women’s basketball team has accepted a bid to the Women’s NIT and will face Wright State on Thursday in an opening-round contest. 

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan women’s basketball team has accepted a bid to the Women’s NIT and will face Wright State on Thursday in an opening-round contest. 

  • Charlevoix Native Hankins Named Midwest Region Player of the Year

    Charlevoix Native Hankins Named Midwest Region Player of the Year

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State men’s basketball sophomore center and Charlevoix native Zach Hankins has been named the Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association Midwest Region Player of the Year, the school announced Monday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State men’s basketball sophomore center and Charlevoix native Zach Hankins has been named the Division II Conference Commissioner’s Association Midwest Region Player of the Year, the school announced Monday. 

  • VanWormer, Pennock Earn WCHA All-Academic Honors

    VanWormer, Pennock Earn WCHA All-Academic Honors

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of northern Michigan student-athletes have been named to the Western College Hockey Association’s All-Academic Team. Traverse City native Jared VanWormer and Big Rapids’ Trace Pennock are two of 16 Ferris State hockey players to earn All-Academic Team recognition.

    BIG RAPIDS – A pair of northern Michigan student-athletes have been named to the Western College Hockey Association’s All-Academic Team. Traverse City native Jared VanWormer and Big Rapids’ Trace Pennock are two of 16 Ferris State hockey players to earn All-Academic Team recognition.

  • Ferris State Men Back in NCAA Tournament

    Ferris State Men Back in NCAA Tournament

    BIG RAPIDS – Fresh off winning its third straight Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament championship, the Ferris State men’s basketball program will make its 12th all-time appearance in the NCAA Division II tournament. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Fresh off winning its third straight Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference tournament championship, the Ferris State men’s basketball program will make its 12th all-time appearance in the NCAA Division II tournament. 

  • Ferris State Preps for GLIAC Semifinals

    Ferris State Preps for GLIAC Semifinals

    BIG RAPIDS – The top-seeded Ferris State men’s basketball team continues its quest to repeat as Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champions as it host the league tournament semifinals and finals this weekend. 

    BIG RAPIDS – The top-seeded Ferris State men’s basketball team continues its quest to repeat as Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champions as it host the league tournament semifinals and finals this weekend. 

  • CMU in the Hunt for a MAC Title

    CMU in the Hunt for a MAC Title

    MT. PLEASANT – With two games remaining in the regular season, the Central Michigan women’s basketball finds itself in the hunt for a Mid-American Conference championship.

    MT. PLEASANT – With two games remaining in the regular season, the Central Michigan women’s basketball finds itself in the hunt for a Mid-American Conference championship.

  • CMU Men Look to Snap Losing Skid

    CMU Men Look to Snap Losing Skid

    MT. PLEASANT – A roller coaster season for the Central Michigan men’s basketball team can still end on a positive note as the Chippewas look to return to their winning ways as the Mid-American Conference tournament looms.

    MT. PLEASANT – A roller coaster season for the Central Michigan men’s basketball team can still end on a positive note as the Chippewas look to return to their winning ways as the Mid-American Conference tournament looms.

  • John Bonamego Discusses 2017 Recruiting Class

    John Bonamego Discusses 2017 Recruiting Class

    Central Michigan football coach John Bonamego met with sports director Shannon McGrattan on Thursday to discuss his 2017 national recruiting class.

    Central Michigan football coach John Bonamego met with sports director Shannon McGrattan on Thursday to discuss his 2017 national recruiting class.

  • Ferris State's Hankins Named to Bevo Francis Award Watch List

    Ferris State's Hankins Named to Bevo Francis Award Watch List

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State sophomore men’s basketball player and Charlevoix native Zach Hankins has been named to the 2017 Bevo Francis Award watch list, the school announced Monday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State sophomore men’s basketball player and Charlevoix native Zach Hankins has been named to the 2017 Bevo Francis Award watch list, the school announced Monday. 

  • Ferris State Settles for Tie with Alaska

    Ferris State Settles for Tie with Alaska

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State hockey team skated to 3-3 double overtime tie with visits Alaska Friday night.

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State hockey team skated to 3-3 double overtime tie with visits Alaska Friday night.

  • Ferris State Men Edge LSSU for 12th Win

    Ferris State Men Edge LSSU for 12th Win

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 20 points from Peter Firlik, the Ferris State men’s basketball team eclipsed the century mark for the third time in four games with a 111-103 GLIAC win over Lake Superior State on Thursday. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 20 points from Peter Firlik, the Ferris State men’s basketball team eclipsed the century mark for the third time in four games with a 111-103 GLIAC win over Lake Superior State on Thursday. 

  • Edwards Leads LSSU Women Past Ferris State

    Edwards Leads LSSU Women Past Ferris State

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 17 points from Mackenzie Edwards, the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team snapped a two-game skid with a 73-59 win over visiting Ferris State on Thursday.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 17 points from Mackenzie Edwards, the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team snapped a two-game skid with a 73-59 win over visiting Ferris State on Thursday.

  • Vander Laan Signs with New York Jets

    Vander Laan Signs with New York Jets

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State quarterback and two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan has signed with the New York Jets’ practice squad, the school announced Wednesday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State quarterback and two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan has signed with the New York Jets’ practice squad, the school announced Wednesday. 

  • Big Rapids Native Daugherty Named AP All-American

    Big Rapids Native Daugherty Named AP All-American

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State junior center and Big Rapids native Jake Daugherty has been named a 2016 Associated Press Little All-America honoree. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State junior center and Big Rapids native Jake Daugherty has been named a 2016 Associated Press Little All-America honoree. 

  • Tulsa Topples CMU in Miami Beach Bowl

    Tulsa Topples CMU in Miami Beach Bowl

    Dane Evans threw for 304 yards and five touchdowns as Tulsa toppled Central Michigan, 55-10, in the third annual Miami Beach Bowl on Monday.

    Dane Evans threw for 304 yards and five touchdowns as Tulsa toppled Central Michigan, 55-10, in the third annual Miami Beach Bowl on Monday.

  • Ferris State Men Win Third Straight, Drop Tiffin

    Ferris State Men Win Third Straight, Drop Tiffin

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State men’s basketball team picked up its third straight league victory, winning in dominating fashion over visiting Tiffin, 96-65, on Monday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State men’s basketball team picked up its third straight league victory, winning in dominating fashion over visiting Tiffin, 96-65, on Monday. 

  • Ferris State Women Drop Third Straight, Fall to Tiffin

    Ferris State Women Drop Third Straight, Fall to Tiffin

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State women’s basketball team dropped its third straight Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest with a 67-54 loss to visiting Tiffin on Monday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State women’s basketball team dropped its third straight Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference contest with a 67-54 loss to visiting Tiffin on Monday. 

  • Ferris State's Sieler Named Cliff Harris Award Semifinalist

    Ferris State's Sieler Named Cliff Harris Award Semifinalist

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State sophomore defensive end Zach Sieler has been named a national semifinalist for the 2016 Cliff Harris Award, the school announced Friday.

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State sophomore defensive end Zach Sieler has been named a national semifinalist for the 2016 Cliff Harris Award, the school announced Friday.

  • LSSU Women Fall to Visiting Lake Erie

    LSSU Women Fall to Visiting Lake Erie

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Laker Superior State women’s basketball team dropped to 1-3 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with an 81-62 loss to visiting Lake Erie (Ohio) on Thursday. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Laker Superior State women’s basketball team dropped to 1-3 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play with an 81-62 loss to visiting Lake Erie (Ohio) on Thursday. 

  • LSSU Men Blow Out Lake Erie

    LSSU Men Blow Out Lake Erie

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind a game-high 20 points from Akaemji Williams, the Laker Superior State men’s basketball rolled to an 84-54 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over Lake Erie (Ohio) on Thursday. ..

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind a game-high 20 points from Akaemji Williams, the Laker Superior State men’s basketball rolled to an 84-54 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference win over Lake Erie (Ohio) on Thursday. ..

  • CMU Prepares for First Florida Bowl Game

    CMU Prepares for First Florida Bowl Game

    MT. PLEASANT – As Artic-cold temperatures make their way throughout northern Michigan this week, the Central Michigan football team is preparing for its first Florida bowl game. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As Artic-cold temperatures make their way throughout northern Michigan this week, the Central Michigan football team is preparing for its first Florida bowl game. 

  • Former Ferris State DL Zimmer Joins New Orleans Saints

    Former Ferris State DL Zimmer Joins New Orleans Saints

    Former Ferris State All-American defensive lineman Justin Zimmer has joined the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad, the school announced Wednesday. 

    Former Ferris State All-American defensive lineman Justin Zimmer has joined the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad, the school announced Wednesday. 

  • Dynamic Duo: Bermingham, Bell Leading Ferris State into Semis

    Dynamic Duo: Bermingham, Bell Leading Ferris State into Semis

    BIG RAPIDS – With Ferris State junior starter Reggie Bell hampered by an injury and seeing limited playing time this postseason, senior Trevor Bermingham has stepped in to form a dynamic one-two offensive punch under center. 

    BIG RAPIDS – With Ferris State junior starter Reggie Bell hampered by an injury and seeing limited playing time this postseason, senior Trevor Bermingham has stepped in to form a dynamic one-two offensive punch under center. 

  • CMU's Rush to Play in East-West Shrine Game

    CMU's Rush to Play in East-West Shrine Game

    Central Michigan senior quarterback Cooper Rush has accepted an invitation to play in the 92nd East-West Shrine Game next month.

    Central Michigan senior quarterback Cooper Rush has accepted an invitation to play in the 92nd East-West Shrine Game next month.

  • Ferris State Preps for Defending National Champs

    Ferris State Preps for Defending National Champs

    BIG RAPIDS – With its 47-32 win over rival Grand Valley State on Saturday, Ferris State finds itself in uncharted territory and its first NCAA Division II semifinal since 1995. 

    BIG RAPIDS – With its 47-32 win over rival Grand Valley State on Saturday, Ferris State finds itself in uncharted territory and its first NCAA Division II semifinal since 1995. 

  • Ferris State Relishes Role of Underdog

    Ferris State Relishes Role of Underdog

    BIG RAPIDS – In its two previous postseason campaigns, the Ferris State football program has fallen victim to the “underdog.” 

    BIG RAPIDS – In its two previous postseason campaigns, the Ferris State football program has fallen victim to the “underdog.” 

  • King's Layup Lifts Ferris State Men

    King's Layup Lifts Ferris State Men

    BIG RAPIDS – Noah King’s layup as time expired lifted the Ferris State men’s basketball team to a 70-68 win over visiting Ohio Dominican on Thursday.

    BIG RAPIDS – Noah King’s layup as time expired lifted the Ferris State men’s basketball team to a 70-68 win over visiting Ohio Dominican on Thursday.

  • Ferris State Women Drop Sixth Straight

    Ferris State Women Drop Sixth Straight

    BIG RAPIDS –The Ferris State women’s basketball team dropped its sixth straight contest to open the season with a 77-59 loss to visiting Ohio Dominican on Thursday. 

    BIG RAPIDS –The Ferris State women’s basketball team dropped its sixth straight contest to open the season with a 77-59 loss to visiting Ohio Dominican on Thursday. 

  • Ferris State Preps for Rematch with GVSU

    Ferris State Preps for Rematch with GVSU

    BIG RAPIDS – A year after graduating two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan, the Ferris State football program has found itself in the midst of a historic season. 

    BIG RAPIDS – A year after graduating two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan, the Ferris State football program has found itself in the midst of a historic season. 

  • CMU Men Look for Better Defensive Effort in 2016-17

    CMU Men Look for Better Defensive Effort in 2016-17

    MT. PLEASANT – After capturing its second straight Mid-American Conference West division championship a year ago, the Central Michigan men’s basketball program is looking better its defensive effort this season. 

    MT. PLEASANT – After capturing its second straight Mid-American Conference West division championship a year ago, the Central Michigan men’s basketball program is looking better its defensive effort this season. 

  • LSSU Women Roll to Matinee Win over Grace Bible

    LSSU Women Roll to Matinee Win over Grace Bible

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 17 points from Gaylord’s Mackenzie Edwards, the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team posted its first win of the season via a 112-53 matinee victory over visiting Grace Bible College on Tuesday. 

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Behind 17 points from Gaylord’s Mackenzie Edwards, the Lake Superior State women’s basketball team posted its first win of the season via a 112-53 matinee victory over visiting Grace Bible College on Tuesday. 

  • Ferris State Women Fall to No. 9 Bellarmine in OT

    Ferris State Women Fall to No. 9 Bellarmine in OT

    BIG RAPIDS – Despite Rachel McInerney’s double-double effort, the Ferris State women’s basketball team opened its season with a 94-93 loss to overtime to No. 9 Bellarmine (Ky.) Friday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Despite Rachel McInerney’s double-double effort, the Ferris State women’s basketball team opened its season with a 94-93 loss to overtime to No. 9 Bellarmine (Ky.) Friday. 

  • CMU Men Crush Indiana-Kokomo

    CMU Men Crush Indiana-Kokomo

    MT. PLEASANT – Behind Marcus Keene’s 32 points, the Central Michigan men’s basketball team rolled to a 117-53 season-opening win over Indiana-Kokomo on Friday at McGuirk Arena. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Behind Marcus Keene’s 32 points, the Central Michigan men’s basketball team rolled to a 117-53 season-opening win over Indiana-Kokomo on Friday at McGuirk Arena. 

  • Ferris State Falls to Western Michigan

    Ferris State Falls to Western Michigan

    Thursday, October 6 2016 10:15 PM EDT2016-10-07 02:15:58 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Behind a pair of third-period goals, Western Michigan pulled off a 5-3 non-conference win over Ferris State on Thursday at Ewigleben Ice Arena, as the Bulldogs dropped their third straight game to open the season.

    BIG RAPIDS – Behind a pair of third-period goals, Western Michigan pulled off a 5-3 non-conference win over Ferris State on Thursday at Ewigleben Ice Arena, as the Bulldogs dropped their third straight game to open the season.

  • CMU Opens MAC Play with Rival Western

    CMU Opens MAC Play with Rival Western

    Wednesday, September 28 2016 5:16 PM EDT2016-09-28 21:16:23 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan looks to snap a two-game skid to rival Western Michigan, as the two programs open Mid-American Conference play Saturday evening at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan looks to snap a two-game skid to rival Western Michigan, as the two programs open Mid-American Conference play Saturday evening at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. 

  • CMU Enters Western Week Without Standouts

    CMU Enters Western Week Without Standouts

    Tuesday, September 27 2016 4:26 PM EDT2016-09-27 20:26:15 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – As Central Michigan prepares to host its biggest game of the year against Western Michigan in the Mid-American Conference opener for both programs on Saturday, it does so without some talented standouts. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As Central Michigan prepares to host its biggest game of the year against Western Michigan in the Mid-American Conference opener for both programs on Saturday, it does so without some talented standouts. 

  • Edson: A Promising Sports Weekend That Fizzled

    Edson: A Promising Sports Weekend That Fizzled

    Monday, September 26 2016 3:14 PM EDT2016-09-26 19:14:36 GMT

    The weekend started on a high note. It was Fan Appreciation Weekend at Comerica Park and the Kansas City Royals were playing a listless game on Friday night as the Detroit Tigers rolled to an 8-3 victory. 

    The weekend started on a high note. It was Fan Appreciation Weekend at Comerica Park and the Kansas City Royals were playing a listless game on Friday night as the Detroit Tigers rolled to an 8-3 victory. 

  • Ferris State Tabbed Fourth, LSSU Seventh in WCHA Preseason Poll

    Ferris State Tabbed Fourth, LSSU Seventh in WCHA Preseason Poll

    Tuesday, September 20 2016 3:15 PM EDT2016-09-20 19:15:41 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Defending Western Collegiate Hockey Association Final Five champion Ferris State was selected to finish fourth in the WCHA Men’s Hockey Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the organization announced Tuesday.

    BIG RAPIDS – Defending Western Collegiate Hockey Association Final Five champion Ferris State was selected to finish fourth in the WCHA Men’s Hockey Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the organization announced Tuesday.

  • Edson: Buckle Up for a Wild Big Ten Race

    Edson: Buckle Up for a Wild Big Ten Race

    Monday, September 19 2016 3:47 PM EDT2016-09-19 19:47:52 GMT

    Buckle your seat belt. We are about to launch into the most interesting Big Ten football season in years. Maybe in decades. 

    Buckle your seat belt. We are about to launch into the most interesting Big Ten football season in years. Maybe in decades. 

  • Ferris State Looks to Extend Winning Streak At Northwood

    Ferris State Looks to Extend Winning Streak At Northwood

    Wednesday, September 14 2016 6:19 PM EDT2016-09-14 22:19:38 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Sixth-ranked Ferris State looks to extend its 27-game regular-season unbeaten streak when it continues Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at Northwood on Saturday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Sixth-ranked Ferris State looks to extend its 27-game regular-season unbeaten streak when it continues Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play at Northwood on Saturday. 

  • CMU Eyes First 3-0 Start Since 2002

    CMU Eyes First 3-0 Start Since 2002

    Wednesday, September 14 2016 5:17 PM EDT2016-09-14 21:17:02 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Days after rallying for a controversial stunning upset of ranked Oklahoma State, the Central Michigan football program is moving on from the emotional high of Saturday’s win and setting its sights on its first 3-0 start since 2002. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Days after rallying for a controversial stunning upset of ranked Oklahoma State, the Central Michigan football program is moving on from the emotional high of Saturday’s win and setting its sights on its first 3-0 start since 2002. 

  • Ferris State's Lampman Signs with Saints' Practice Squad

    Ferris State's Lampman Signs with Saints' Practice Squad

    Tuesday, September 6 2016 3:36 PM EDT2016-09-06 19:36:51 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State wide receiver Jake Lampman has signed with the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad for the 2016 season, the organization announced Tuesday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Former Ferris State wide receiver Jake Lampman has signed with the New Orleans Saints’ practice squad for the 2016 season, the organization announced Tuesday. 

  • Ferris State Hosts Ohio Dominican in 2016 Opener

    Ferris State Hosts Ohio Dominican in 2016 Opener

    Wednesday, August 31 2016 3:53 PM EDT2016-08-31 19:53:37 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – With 50 letterwinners returning, Ferris State puts its 25-game regular-season unbeaten streak on the line Thursday when it welcomes in Ohio Dominican. 

    BIG RAPIDS – With 50 letterwinners returning, Ferris State puts its 25-game regular-season unbeaten streak on the line Thursday when it welcomes in Ohio Dominican. 

  • CMU's Rush Climbs Program Ranks

    CMU's Rush Climbs Program Ranks

    Tuesday, August 30 2016 3:43 PM EDT2016-08-30 19:43:37 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – As Central Michigan prepares to kick off its 2016 season this week, fifth-year quarterback Cooper Rush is primed to become one of the greatest signal callers in program history. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As Central Michigan prepares to kick off its 2016 season this week, fifth-year quarterback Cooper Rush is primed to become one of the greatest signal callers in program history. 

  • Ferris State Holds QB Auditions

    Ferris State Holds QB Auditions

    Monday, August 29 2016 6:02 PM EDT2016-08-29 22:02:35 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – With the start of a new college football season just days away, Ferris State finds itself hosting auditions for its starting quarterback for the first time in four seasons.

    BIG RAPIDS – With the start of a new college football season just days away, Ferris State finds itself hosting auditions for its starting quarterback for the first time in four seasons.

  • Ferris State Preps to Defend GLIAC Title

    Ferris State Preps to Defend GLIAC Title

    Monday, August 29 2016 5:21 PM EDT2016-08-29 21:21:07 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Riding a 25-game regular-season unbeaten streak, the Ferris State football program has been the gold standard of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference the last two seasons. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Riding a 25-game regular-season unbeaten streak, the Ferris State football program has been the gold standard of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference the last two seasons. 

  • CMU's Stewart Transitions from Basketball Court to Gridiron

    CMU's Stewart Transitions from Basketball Court to Gridiron

    Thursday, August 25 2016 6:08 PM EDT2016-08-25 22:08:01 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – As one door closed, another opened for Austin Stewart. 

    MT. PLEASANT – As one door closed, another opened for Austin Stewart. 

  • CMU Kicks Off 2016 Campaign with Presbyterian

    CMU Kicks Off 2016 Campaign with Presbyterian

    Thursday, August 25 2016 6:04 PM EDT2016-08-25 22:04:54 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football program and second-year coach John Bonamego are 24 hours away from kicking off their 2016 campaign.

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football program and second-year coach John Bonamego are 24 hours away from kicking off their 2016 campaign.

  • Bonamego, Chippewas Kick Off Year Two

    Bonamego, Chippewas Kick Off Year Two

    Wednesday, August 24 2016 5:53 PM EDT2016-08-24 21:53:28 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Picked to finish fourth in the Mid-American Conference West preseason poll, Central Michigan kicks off Year 2 under coach John Bonamego next week. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Picked to finish fourth in the Mid-American Conference West preseason poll, Central Michigan kicks off Year 2 under coach John Bonamego next week. 

  • St. Ignace Native Ostman Embarks on Senior Season

    St. Ignace Native Ostman Embarks on Senior Season

    Wednesday, August 24 2016 3:21 PM EDT2016-08-24 19:21:57 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – With the start of the college football season less than a week away, St. Ignace native and Central Michigan defensive lineman Joe Ostman is set to embark on his senior campaign. 

    MT. PLEASANT – With the start of the college football season less than a week away, St. Ignace native and Central Michigan defensive lineman Joe Ostman is set to embark on his senior campaign. 

  • CMU Football Hosts Media Day

    CMU Football Hosts Media Day

    Friday, August 12 2016 10:29 PM EDT2016-08-13 02:29:15 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan football officially kicked off its second year under coach John Bonamego on Friday with the program’s annual media day. 

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan football officially kicked off its second year under coach John Bonamego on Friday with the program’s annual media day. 

  • Ferris State Football Opens Fall Camp

    Ferris State Football Opens Fall Camp

    Thursday, August 11 2016 9:28 PM EDT2016-08-12 01:28:10 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Since coach Tony Annese arrived in Big Rapids and the campus of Ferris State nearly five years ago, the Bulldogs football program has continued to climb its way up the Division II ranks. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Since coach Tony Annese arrived in Big Rapids and the campus of Ferris State nearly five years ago, the Bulldogs football program has continued to climb its way up the Division II ranks. 

  • Ferris State Honors Former Equipment Manager

    Ferris State Honors Former Equipment Manager

    Monday, August 8 2016 8:39 PM EDT2016-08-09 00:39:27 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – After a career spanning more than three decades, former Ferris State hockey equipment manager Ben Mumah announced his retirement earlier this year. 

    BIG RAPIDS – After a career spanning more than three decades, former Ferris State hockey equipment manager Ben Mumah announced his retirement earlier this year. 

  • Ferris State Football Tabbed Second in GLIAC North

    Ferris State Football Tabbed Second in GLIAC North

    Wednesday, August 3 2016 2:50 PM EDT2016-08-03 18:50:02 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – On the heels of consecutive Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships, the Ferris State football program was picked to finish second in the 2016 GLIAC North Division Preseason Poll, the league announced Wednesday. 

    BIG RAPIDS – On the heels of consecutive Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championships, the Ferris State football program was picked to finish second in the 2016 GLIAC North Division Preseason Poll, the league announced Wednesday. 

  • Former Ferris State Trio Enters NFL Training Camps

    Former Ferris State Trio Enters NFL Training Camps

    Wednesday, August 3 2016 6:23 PM EDT2016-08-03 22:23:36 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – A trio of standouts that led the Ferris State football program to its best stretch in school history are beginning their professional careers this week at NFL Preseason Training Camps. 

    BIG RAPIDS – A trio of standouts that led the Ferris State football program to its best stretch in school history are beginning their professional careers this week at NFL Preseason Training Camps. 

  • Former Chippewa McKinstry Living Out Dream with Dodgers

    Former Chippewa McKinstry Living Out Dream with Dodgers

    Tuesday, August 2 2016 5:20 PM EDT2016-08-02 21:20:03 GMT

    MIDLAND – Former Central Michigan shortstop Zach McKinstry is living out his dream of playing professional baseball. 

    MIDLAND – Former Central Michigan shortstop Zach McKinstry is living out his dream of playing professional baseball. 

  • CMU Installs New Turf at Kelly/Shorts

    CMU Installs New Turf at Kelly/Shorts

    Monday, July 25 2016 9:28 PM EDT2016-07-26 01:28:57 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – When Central Michigan kicks off its 2016 season at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in September, it will do so on a new synthetic turf. 

    MT. PLEASANT – When Central Michigan kicks off its 2016 season at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in September, it will do so on a new synthetic turf. 

  • Volleyball

    Leland's Glass Named to U.S. Olympic Team

    Leland's Glass Named to U.S. Olympic Team

    Tuesday, July 12 2016 3:24 PM EDT2016-07-12 19:24:05 GMT

    Leland native Alisha Glass has been named to the U.S. Olympic women’s volleyball team, USA Volleyball announced Tuesday. 

    Leland native Alisha Glass has been named to the U.S. Olympic women’s volleyball team, USA Volleyball announced Tuesday. 

  • CMU Football Hosts Annual Spring Game

    CMU Football Hosts Annual Spring Game

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football team hosted its annual Maroon and Gold game at Kelly/Shorts Stadium Saturday, with Gold winning 21-20.

    MT. PLEASANT – The Central Michigan football team hosted its annual Maroon and Gold game at Kelly/Shorts Stadium Saturday, with Gold winning 21-20.

  • Crimson Tops White in Ferris State Spring Game

    Crimson Tops White in Ferris State Spring Game

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team held its annual Crimson vs. White spring game, with the Crimson team picking up a big defensive stop in the fourth quarter to win, 14-12. 

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team held its annual Crimson vs. White spring game, with the Crimson team picking up a big defensive stop in the fourth quarter to win, 14-12. 

  • Ferris State Softball Sweeps Tiffin

    Ferris State Softball Sweeps Tiffin

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State softball rode the arms of Sam Bates and Abby Highway on Saturday for the doubleheader sweep over Tiffin. The Bulldogs won their first home games of the season, 1-0 and 4-3.

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State softball rode the arms of Sam Bates and Abby Highway on Saturday for the doubleheader sweep over Tiffin. The Bulldogs won their first home games of the season, 1-0 and 4-3.

  • Ferris State falls to Findlay in Regional Semis

    Ferris State falls to Findlay in Regional Semis

    LOUISVILLE – Ferris State’s men's basketball season came to an end on Sunday in a 68-63 loss to Findlay in the NCAA Division 2 Midwest Regional Semifinal.

    LOUISVILLE – Ferris State’s men's basketball season came to an end on Sunday in a 68-63 loss to Findlay in the NCAA Division 2 Midwest Regional Semifinal.

  • Ferris State Wins GLIAC Tournament Title

    Ferris State Wins GLIAC Tournament Title

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State won its third straight GLIAC Men’s Basketball Tournament on Sunday in an 80-79 victory over Ashland at home.

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State won its third straight GLIAC Men’s Basketball Tournament on Sunday in an 80-79 victory over Ashland at home.

  • Ferris State bests Michigan Tech in GLIAC Semis

    Ferris State bests Michigan Tech in GLIAC Semis

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State men’s basketball team advanced to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship with a 79-71 win over Michigan Tech in the semis on Saturday.

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State men’s basketball team advanced to the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship with a 79-71 win over Michigan Tech in the semis on Saturday.

  • CMU's Heeke Accepts Arizona AD Position

    CMU's Heeke Accepts Arizona AD Position

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan announced Saturday afternoon that athletics director Dave Heeke will leave CMU to take a similar role at the University of Arizona.

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan announced Saturday afternoon that athletics director Dave Heeke will leave CMU to take a similar role at the University of Arizona.

  • Ferris State shuts out Alaska-Anchorage on Senior Night

    Ferris State shuts out Alaska-Anchorage on Senior Night

    Corey Mackin scored two first period goals and led the Ferris State Bulldogs to a 3-0 victory over Alaska-Anchorage on Saturday night.

    Corey Mackin scored two first period goals and led the Ferris State Bulldogs to a 3-0 victory over Alaska-Anchorage on Saturday night.

  • Ferris Men's Basketball clinches GLIAC regular season title

    Ferris Men's Basketball clinches GLIAC regular season title

    The Ferris State men's basketball team defeated Michigan Tech 81-76 on Saturday to lay claim the #1 overall seed in the upcoming GLIAC Tournament. 

    The Ferris State men's basketball team defeated Michigan Tech 81-76 on Saturday to lay claim the #1 overall seed in the upcoming GLIAC Tournament. 

  • Ferris State Women fall to Michigan Tech

    Ferris State Women fall to Michigan Tech

    A rough first quarter doomed the Ferris State women's basketball team, as they could not come from behind to defeat Michigan Tech, falling to the Huskies 74-64 on Saturday afternoon. 

    A rough first quarter doomed the Ferris State women's basketball team, as they could not come from behind to defeat Michigan Tech, falling to the Huskies 74-64 on Saturday afternoon. 

  • Hudson paces Chippewa Women to 13-point victory

    Hudson paces Chippewa Women to 13-point victory

    KENT - Presley Hudson scored a game-high 36 points to lead the Central Michigan Women's Basketball team (9-4, 1-0) to a Mid-American Conference-opening victory over Kent State (6-7, 0-1). 

    KENT - Presley Hudson scored a game-high 36 points to lead the Central Michigan Women's Basketball team (9-4, 1-0) to a Mid-American Conference-opening victory over Kent State (6-7, 0-1). 

  • Keene Named MAC Player of the Week

    Keene Named MAC Player of the Week

    MT. PLEASANT – For the third time in four weeks, the Mid-American Conference named Central Michigan guard Marcus Keene the MAC West Player of the Week.

    MT. PLEASANT – For the third time in four weeks, the Mid-American Conference named Central Michigan guard Marcus Keene the MAC West Player of the Week.

  • Chippewas Among Three Michigan MAC Teams In Bowl Games

    Chippewas Among Three Michigan MAC Teams In Bowl Games

    MT. PLEASANT – For the first time ever, all three Michigan teams in the Mid-American Conference will be playing in a bowl game this year.

    Central Michigan will be the first of the three MAC Michigan teams to play in a bowl this season, taking on Tulsa on Monday in the Miami Beach Bowl.

    MT. PLEASANT – For the first time ever, all three Michigan teams in the Mid-American Conference will be playing in a bowl game this year.

    Central Michigan will be the first of the three MAC Michigan teams to play in a bowl this season, taking on Tulsa on Monday in the Miami Beach Bowl.

  • Ferris State Bests Ashland In Conference Game

    Ferris State Bests Ashland In Conference Game

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State won its second straight game on Saturday in an 82-77 win over Ashland at Big Rapids High School.

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State won its second straight game on Saturday in an 82-77 win over Ashland at Big Rapids High School.

  • Central Michigan Preps for Bowl Game Against Tulsa

    Central Michigan Preps for Bowl Game Against Tulsa

    MT. PLEASANT -- Central Michigan is getting ready for its postseason game against Tulsa. The Chips will play in the Miami Beach Bowl in nine days.

    MT. PLEASANT -- Central Michigan is getting ready for its postseason game against Tulsa. The Chips will play in the Miami Beach Bowl in nine days.

  • Ferris State Falls to Northwest Missouri St. in Semifinal

    Ferris State Falls to Northwest Missouri St. in Semifinal

    MARYVILLE -- Ferris State's football season came to an end on Saturday, as the Bulldogs lost to Northwest Missouri State, 35-20, in the NCAA Division 2 Semifinal.

    MARYVILLE -- Ferris State's football season came to an end on Saturday, as the Bulldogs lost to Northwest Missouri State, 35-20, in the NCAA Division 2 Semifinal.

  • Central Michigan To Play Tulsa in Miami Beach Bowl

    Central Michigan To Play Tulsa in Miami Beach Bowl

    Central Michigan will face Tulsa in the Miami Beach Bowl on Dec. 19 with kickoff at 2:30 p.m.

    Central Michigan will face Tulsa in the Miami Beach Bowl on Dec. 19 with kickoff at 2:30 p.m.

  • Bowling Green Hockey Tops Lake Superior State

    Bowling Green Hockey Tops Lake Superior State

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey team dropped its eighth game of the season in a 5-2 loss to Bowling Green State on Saturday at home.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey team dropped its eighth game of the season in a 5-2 loss to Bowling Green State on Saturday at home.

  • Ferris State Football Advances to Division 2 Semifinal

    Ferris State Football Advances to Division 2 Semifinal

    ALLENDALE – The Ferris State football team advanced to the Division 2 Semifinals with a 47-32 win over Grand Valley State on Saturday on the road.

    ALLENDALE – The Ferris State football team advanced to the Division 2 Semifinals with a 47-32 win over Grand Valley State on Saturday on the road.

  • Ferris State Ready for First Quarterfinal Under Annese

    Ferris State Ready for First Quarterfinal Under Annese

    Ferris State football defeated Colorado Mines on Saturday, advancing to the third round of the playoffs for the first time since 1995.

    Ferris State football defeated Colorado Mines on Saturday, advancing to the third round of the playoffs for the first time since 1995.

  • Ferris State Football Advances to Quarterfinals

    Ferris State Football Advances to Quarterfinals

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State advanced to the quarterfinals on Saturday with a 38-17 win over Colorado Mines at home.

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State advanced to the quarterfinals on Saturday with a 38-17 win over Colorado Mines at home.

  • Ferris State Tops Midwestern State in First Round of Playoffs

    Ferris State Tops Midwestern State in First Round of Playoffs

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team picked up a 65-34 win over Midwestern State in the first round of the Division II playoffs, with Trevor Bermingham rushing for five touchdowns and tossing another at the quarterback position.

    BIG RAPIDS – The Ferris State football team picked up a 65-34 win over Midwestern State in the first round of the Division II playoffs, with Trevor Bermingham rushing for five touchdowns and tossing another at the quarterback position.

  • Ferris State Earns Division II Playoff Berth

    Ferris State Earns Division II Playoff Berth

    The Ferris State football team earned a No. 2 seed in Super Regional 4 of the Division II football playoffs. The Bulldogs will face No. 7 Midwestern State in the first round.

    The Ferris State football team earned a No. 2 seed in Super Regional 4 of the Division II football playoffs. The Bulldogs will face No. 7 Midwestern State in the first round.

  • Lake Superior State Loses First Game to Alaska

    Lake Superior State Loses First Game to Alaska

    Saturday, October 29 2016 10:35 PM EDT2016-10-30 02:35:30 GMT

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey team was looking to stay undefeated Saturday night against Alaska, but the Nanooks handed the Lakers their first loss in a 4-3 overtime win.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – The Lake Superior State hockey team was looking to stay undefeated Saturday night against Alaska, but the Nanooks handed the Lakers their first loss in a 4-3 overtime win.

  • Ferris State Football Faces Key Homestand

    Ferris State Football Faces Key Homestand

    Sunday, October 16 2016 7:39 PM EDT2016-10-16 23:39:23 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS -- Ferris State football started its three-game homestand on Saturday with a 45-23 victory over Northern Michigan.

    BIG RAPIDS -- Ferris State football started its three-game homestand on Saturday with a 45-23 victory over Northern Michigan.

  • Ferris State Football Tops Northern Michigan, 45-23

    Ferris State Football Tops Northern Michigan, 45-23

    Saturday, October 15 2016 10:57 PM EDT2016-10-16 02:57:33 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Reggie Bell’s four touchdowns led Ferris State to a 45-23 victory over Northern Michigan on Saturday at home.

    BIG RAPIDS – Reggie Bell’s four touchdowns led Ferris State to a 45-23 victory over Northern Michigan on Saturday at home.

  • Lake Superior State Hockey Sweeps Michigan State

    Lake Superior State Hockey Sweeps Michigan State

    Saturday, October 15 2016 10:52 PM EDT2016-10-16 02:52:55 GMT

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State defeated Michigan State, 7-3, to complete the series sweep over the Spartans.

    SAULT STE. MARIE – Lake Superior State defeated Michigan State, 7-3, to complete the series sweep over the Spartans.

  • Ferris State hockey falls to Michigan, 2-1

    Ferris State hockey falls to Michigan, 2-1

    Saturday, October 15 2016 10:49 PM EDT2016-10-16 02:49:11 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS -- Ferris State lost to Michigan, 2-1, on Saturday at Ewigleben Ice Arena. Sam Piazza scored his third goal of the season to win the game.

    BIG RAPIDS -- Ferris State lost to Michigan, 2-1, on Saturday at Ewigleben Ice Arena. Sam Piazza scored his third goal of the season to win the game.

  • Edson: U-M and Its Heisman Hopeful Are On A Roll

    Edson: U-M and Its Heisman Hopeful Are On A Roll

    Monday, October 10 2016 3:15 PM EDT2016-10-10 19:15:57 GMT

    Forget the final score. Focus on what is happening on both sides of the football for the University of Michigan: Jabrill Peppers.

    Forget the final score. Focus on what is happening on both sides of the football for the University of Michigan: Jabrill Peppers.

  • Central Michigan Tops Ball State in Homecoming Game

    Central Michigan Tops Ball State in Homecoming Game

    Saturday, October 8 2016 8:50 PM EDT2016-10-09 00:50:23 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan bounced back from its two-game losing streak to defeat Ball State, 24-21, for the Chippewas’ homecoming game.

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan bounced back from its two-game losing streak to defeat Ball State, 24-21, for the Chippewas’ homecoming game.

  • Edson: Lions and Tigers and Bears – Oh My!

    Edson: Lions and Tigers and Bears – Oh My!

    Monday, October 3 2016 3:21 PM EDT2016-10-03 19:21:32 GMT

    Notes from a crazy sports weekend: The seasons ended Sunday for both the Detroit Tigers and the Detroit Lions. 

    Notes from a crazy sports weekend: The seasons ended Sunday for both the Detroit Tigers and the Detroit Lions. 

  • Central Michigan Looks to Bounce Back from Loss

    Central Michigan Looks to Bounce Back from Loss

    Sunday, October 2 2016 7:46 PM EDT2016-10-02 23:46:28 GMT

    Central Michigan head coach John Bonamego expressed his feelings after his team’s 49-10 loss to Western Michigan on Saturday to start Mid-American Conference Play. “I'd rather go through eight weeks of chemo and radiation again than to lose to that team the way we lost tonight,” Bonamego said.

    Central Michigan head coach John Bonamego expressed his feelings after his team’s 49-10 loss to Western Michigan on Saturday to start Mid-American Conference Play. “I'd rather go through eight weeks of chemo and radiation again than to lose to that team the way we lost tonight,” Bonamego said.

  • Alabama-Huntsville Spoils Ferris State's Season Opener

    Alabama-Huntsville Spoils Ferris State's Season Opener

    Saturday, October 1 2016 8:07 PM EDT2016-10-02 00:07:19 GMT

    Ferris State started its hockey season at home against Alabama-Huntsville on Saturday. A goal by Hans Gorowsky midway through the second period proved to be the game-winner, as the Chargers walked away with the 2-1 victory in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association matchup.

    Ferris State started its hockey season at home against Alabama-Huntsville on Saturday. A goal by Hans Gorowsky midway through the second period proved to be the game-winner, as the Chargers walked away with the 2-1 victory in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association matchup.

  • Central Michigan Falls To Western Michigan, 49-10

    Central Michigan Falls To Western Michigan, 49-10

    Saturday, October 1 2016 11:44 PM EDT2016-10-02 03:44:40 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT -- Western Michigan led 21-3 over Central Michigan at halftime and never looked back, defeating the Chips on the road, 49-10, on Saturday.

    MT. PLEASANT -- Western Michigan led 21-3 over Central Michigan at halftime and never looked back, defeating the Chips on the road, 49-10, on Saturday.

  • Miller: The Games are Better with Opponents

    Miller: The Games are Better with Opponents

    Wednesday, September 28 2016 8:43 PM EDT2016-09-29 00:43:36 GMT

    We hear a lot these days about how “divided” America is, and that same thing can be said when the conversation moves into the realm of sports. 

    We hear a lot these days about how “divided” America is, and that same thing can be said when the conversation moves into the realm of sports. 

  • Ashland Spoils Ferris State's Homecoming Game, 39-31

    Ashland Spoils Ferris State's Homecoming Game, 39-31

    Saturday, September 24 2016 7:27 PM EDT2016-09-24 23:27:45 GMT

    No. 7 Ferris State led No. 5 Ashland, 31-17, at halftime, but the Eagles shut out FSU in the second half to spoil the Bulldogs’ homecoming, 39-31, on Saturday in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.

    No. 7 Ferris State led No. 5 Ashland, 31-17, at halftime, but the Eagles shut out FSU in the second half to spoil the Bulldogs’ homecoming, 39-31, on Saturday in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup.

  • Edson: Give Credit to Stafford and his Offensive Line for Win

    Edson: Give Credit to Stafford and his Offensive Line for Win

    Monday, September 12 2016 3:38 PM EDT2016-09-12 19:38:26 GMT

    Too many times over too many decades, we have seen the Detroit Lions blow a game in the final seconds.

    Too many times over too many decades, we have seen the Detroit Lions blow a game in the final seconds.

  • MAC, Big 12 Suspend Officials From Central Michigan Game

    MAC, Big 12 Suspend Officials From Central Michigan Game

    Sunday, September 11 2016 3:26 PM EDT2016-09-11 19:26:55 GMT

    The Mid-American Conference and Big 12 announced suspensions for the officiating crew and replay crew for their error on the final play of the Central Michigan vs. Oklahoma State game on Saturday.

    The Mid-American Conference and Big 12 announced suspensions for the officiating crew and replay crew for their error on the final play of the Central Michigan vs. Oklahoma State game on Saturday.

  • CMU Upsets No. 22 Oklahoma State

    CMU Upsets No. 22 Oklahoma State

    Saturday, September 10 2016 4:10 PM EDT2016-09-10 20:10:11 GMT

    The Central Michigan football team upset No. 22 Oklahoma State on a Hail Mary touchdown from Cooper Rush to Corey Willis. The Chippewas won, 30-27.

    The Central Michigan football team upset No. 22 Oklahoma State on a Hail Mary touchdown from Cooper Rush to Corey Willis. The Chippewas won, 30-27.

  • Ferris State Shuts Out Ohio Dominican

    Ferris State Shuts Out Ohio Dominican

    Thursday, September 1 2016 11:51 PM EDT2016-09-02 03:51:23 GMT

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State outgained Ohio Dominican on the ground, 302-53, as the Bulldogs opened up their season with a 41-0 shutout victory. 

    BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State outgained Ohio Dominican on the ground, 302-53, as the Bulldogs opened up their season with a 41-0 shutout victory. 

  • CMU Rushes Past Presbyterian in Opener

    CMU Rushes Past Presbyterian in Opener

    Thursday, September 1 2016 11:48 PM EDT2016-09-02 03:48:17 GMT

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan dominated on both sides of the ball, as it opened up its 2016 season with a 49-3 victory over Presbyterian (S.C.) College.

    MT. PLEASANT – Central Michigan dominated on both sides of the ball, as it opened up its 2016 season with a 49-3 victory over Presbyterian (S.C.) College.