Western Michigan is in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament for the first time in a decade.
Darell Combs and Mike Talley scored 14 points each as Eastern Michigan clamped down on Western Michigan — which hit just four field goals before halftime — en route to a 56-37 victory Tuesday night.
Despite winning only one game this season, Western Michigan insists its program is headed in the right direction.
Christian Standhardinger and Keith Shamburger each scored 17 points to lead Hawaii to a 78-68 win over Western Michigan in a second-round game at the Rainbow Classic Saturday.
Thomas M. Cooley Law School and Western Michigan University have formally signed an affiliation agreement between the two schools.
New Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck obviously has a good sense of humor.
In the last year, the Mid-American Conference has had a team in the Orange Bowl and a player picked No. 1 in the NFL draft.
The Mid-American Conference will have a hard time topping the last 12 months, when Northern Illinois made it to the Orange Bowl and Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher was the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft.
The Detroit Lions have signed defensive end Freddie Bishop and released running back Devin Moore.
Several hundred runners in southwestern Michigan have held a memorial event to promote unity following the Boston Marathon bombing.