Aly Raisman nominated for Game Changer of 2018 People’s Choice Award

Photo Credit: New York Daily News Two-time Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman has been nominated for the nominated for the Game Changer of 2018 Award in the People’s Choice Awards. She is one of 12 nominees for this award. The broadcast of the People’s Choice Awards is scheduled to air live on E! on Sunday, November 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET. You can vote on who should … Continue reading Aly Raisman nominated for Game Changer of 2018 People’s Choice Award

Simone Biles nominated for Game Changer of 2018 People’s Choice Award

Photo Credit: SB Nation Olympic gymnast Simone Biles has been nominated for the nominated for the Game Changer of 2018 Award in the People’s Choice Awards. She is one of 12 nominees for this award. The broadcast of the People’s Choice Awards is scheduled to air live on E! on Sunday, November 11 at 9:00 p.m. ET. You can vote on who should receive this award up … Continue reading Simone Biles nominated for Game Changer of 2018 People’s Choice Award

Gymnastics trainer who worked with Larry Nassar arrested at Texas airport

Photo Credit: Fox News Debra Van Horn, a former trainer who worked with 55-year-old disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University physician Larry Nassar at the Károlyi Ranch in Huntsville, Texas, was detained Thursday by Homeland Security officials at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas after she arrived on a flight from China. Van Horn, 63, was charged with one count of second-degree sexual assault of … Continue reading Gymnastics trainer who worked with Larry Nassar arrested at Texas airport

NCAA find no violations by Michigan State in Larry Nassar scandal

Photo Credit: Getty Images The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) have cleared Michigan State University of any violations pertaining to how the university handled sexual assault allegations, including sexual assault allegations against 55-year-old disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State physician Larry Nassar. In mid-May, Michigan State originally agreed to pay $500 million to settle lawsuits brought against then by more than 300 of Nassar’s accusers, … Continue reading NCAA find no violations by Michigan State in Larry Nassar scandal

Kathie Klages turns herself in to Michigan police

Photo Credit: Getty Images Former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach Kathie Klages, who has been charged with lying to investigators regarding the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal,  has turned herself in to Lansing, Michigan police. She did so on Thursday. In June, Klages reportedly denied that she had been told by any of the accusers of the 55-year-old disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State … Continue reading Kathie Klages turns herself in to Michigan police

Judge Rosemarie Aquilina denies Larry Nassar’s request for new sentence

Photo Credit: Getty Images Judge Rosemarie Aquilina, who was recently confirmed to stay on the Larry Nassar case after a motion filed by Nassar’s new attorneys, Malaika Ramsey-Heath and Jacqueline McCann, filed to have him resentenced in Ingham County, Michigan by a judge other than Judge Aquilina, has denied Nassar a new sentence in his sexual assault convictions. Here is what Judge Aquilina had to say about the … Continue reading Judge Rosemarie Aquilina denies Larry Nassar’s request for new sentence

Kathie Klages to turn herself in to police on Thursday

Photo Credit: Getty Images Former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach Kathie Klages, who has been charged with lying to investigators regarding the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal,  is set to turn herself in to Lansing, Michigan police on Thursday, August 29, and she is set to be arraigned afterward. In June, Klages reportedly denied that she had been told by any of the accusers of … Continue reading Kathie Klages to turn herself in to police on Thursday

Larry Nassar moved to Florida prison

Photo Credit: Getty Images Disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University physician Larry Nassar has been moved to another prison. Weeks after the lawyers of the 55-year-old sexual predator claimed that he was assaulted at United States Penitentiary, Tucson, the maximum-security federal prison in Tucson, Arizona where he was serving his 60-year federal prison sentence, Nassar has been moved to United States Penitentiary, Coleman … Continue reading Larry Nassar moved to Florida prison

Lindsey Lemke says she reported Larry Nassar to Kathie Klages

Photo Credit: Getty Images Michigan State University gymnast Lindsey Lemke has claimed that she informed former Michigan State head gymnastics coach Kathie Klages of the predatory behavior of 55-year-old disgraced former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State physician Larry Nassar. Lemke claims that Klages, who has been charged with lying to investigators regarding the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal, did not act when she was told … Continue reading Lindsey Lemke says she reported Larry Nassar to Kathie Klages

The truth about sexual assault in sports

Photo Credit: Vox Until recently, the only time the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, which has been known about for years, got any news coverage whatsoever was when a “high-profile” gymnast accused him of sexual assault. But let’s be honest — it’s gymnastics, not football. Unless you’re like really into that or really into the Olympics when it takes place once every four years, “household … Continue reading The truth about sexual assault in sports

Why the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal is going virtually undiscussed

Photo Credit: Glamour People know who Roy Moore, Republican, is. People know who Al Franken, Democrat, is. What these politicians are mostly known for, however, and how they are viewed in the present day has absolutely nothing to do with politics. I did not think that the following would actually be the case, but I wasn’t exactly shocked to find out it was. An overwhelming … Continue reading Why the Larry Nassar sexual assault scandal is going virtually undiscussed

The Indiana Hoosiers Win Back the Old Brass Spittoon

Photo Credit: Yahoo Sports (featured image), CBS Sports (team logos) The Indiana Hoosiers said hello to the Old Brass Spittoon once again, getting it back after seven years of missing from the Indiana trophy case. The Hoosiers took down the Michigan State Spartans as kicker Griffin Oakes hit a game-winning field goal in overtime to make the score 24–21. The Indiana Hoosiers’ fans flooded the field … Continue reading The Indiana Hoosiers Win Back the Old Brass Spittoon

Punters Foltz and Sadler Killed in Car Accident; Kicker Delahoussaye Injured

Photo Credit: Sporting News Nebraska Cornhuskers’ punter Sam Foltz and former Michigan State Spartans’ punter Mike Sadler were killed in a single-car crash on their way home from a student kicking camp in Wales, Wisconsin late Saturday night. Current Louisiana State Tigers’ kicker Colby Delahoussaye was injured in the crash, and was taken to Waukesha Memorial Hospital after needing stitches and suffering burns to his legs. … Continue reading Punters Foltz and Sadler Killed in Car Accident; Kicker Delahoussaye Injured

Davis to Enter Draft

Photo Credit: freep.com Michigan State freshman forward Deyonta Davis has decided to enter this year’s NBA Draft after one season with the Spartans. The 6’10” 245-pound Davis is a projected lottery pick after posting an average of 7.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 0.7 assists per game in limited playing time in his lone season at Michigan State. His season highs were 16 points, 11 rebounds, … Continue reading Davis to Enter Draft

Syracuse-Middle Tennessee Preview

Photo Credit: rantsports.com Tonight, 10-seeded Syracuse will face off against 15-seeded Middle Tennessee.  The winner will then play 11-seeded Gonzaga in the Sweet 16.  Syracuse, coming off a powerful win against Dayton, will look to use that momentum to help them overcome Middle Tennessee.  Middle Tennessee is only the eighth 15-seed to ever advance to the round of 32.  Only one 15-seed has ever made … Continue reading Syracuse-Middle Tennessee Preview

Middle Tennessee Upsets Michigan State

Photo Credit: nytimes.com The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (25-9) have knocked off the Michigan State Spartans (29-6) in the first round of the 2016 NCAA tournament by a score of 90-81. The 15-2 seed differential is tied for the largest in terms of seeding upsets in NCAA tournament history, and has officially been called the biggest largest upset in terms of betting. 22.3% of all … Continue reading Middle Tennessee Upsets Michigan State