Western Michigan


Harney, Akron Defeat Western Michigan 65-43

Nick Harney led Akron with 15 points as the Zips defeated Western Michigan 65-43 in each team’s Mid-American Conference opener Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2013


Western Michigan Makes Fleck Youngest Head Coach

Western Michigan has hired 32-year-old Tampa Bay Buccaneers assistant P.J. Fleck, making him the youngest coach in the Football Bowl Subdivision.

97.1 The Ticket–12/18/2012

Tim Hardaway Jr. of the Michigan Wolverines gets a first half shot vs. the Western Michigan Broncos at Crisler Center on December 4, 2012 in Ann Arbor. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Wolverines 73, Western Michigan 41

Trey Burke had 20 points and seven assists, and No. 3 Michigan eased past Western Michigan for a 73-41 victory Tuesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–12/04/2012

IOWA CITY, IA- SEPTEMBER 22: Offensive lineman Cody Pettit #72 and defensive end Caesar Rodriguez #99 of the Central Michigan Chippewas celebrate with fans on September 22, 2012 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa. Central Michigan defeated Iowa 32-31. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Western Kentucky, Central Michigan In Pizza Bowl

Western Kentucky is heading to its first bowl since joining college football’s top tier in 2009.

97.1 The Ticket–12/03/2012

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 05: Head coach Rich Rodriguez of the Michigan Wolverines shakes hands after a 31-7 victory with head coach Bill Cubit of the Western Michigan Broncos on September 5, 2009 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Western Michigan Fires Coach Bill Cubit

Western Michigan is looking for a new football coach.

97.1 The Ticket–11/19/2012


New College Hockey Conference Eyes Target Center

The National Collegiate Hockey Conference is expected to hold its postseason tournament at Target Center.

97.1 The Ticket–06/11/2012

Grand Rapids Crash Kills 2 Teens

Police say the crash happened early Sunday morning at an I-196 off-ramp in the Grand Rapids suburb of Wyoming.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2012


Western Michigan Center Transfers To Xavier

Matt Stainbrook, a 6-foot-9 starting center at Western Michigan last season, is transferring to Xavier.

97.1 The Ticket–04/26/2012

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Western Michigan Beats No. Illinois 71-54 In MAC

Mike Douglas scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half, leading Western Michigan to a 71-54 win over Northern Illinois in the second round of the Mid-American Conference tournament on Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/08/2012

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN - NOVEMBER 12: Nnamdi Ezenwa #18 of the Purdue Boilermakers celebrates with teammates and fans after the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ross-Ade Stadium on November 12, 2011 in West Lafayette, Indiana. Purdue defeated Ohio State 26-23 in overtime. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Terry Foster: Pizza Bowl Seeks A Bigger Piece Of Pie

There was an extra buzz downtown Tuesday. There was even a reported traffic jam that wasn’t related to work or holiday shopping.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2011