Construction set to begin on new Michigan State football building
EAST LANSING – Shovels will be in the dirt soon as Michigan State is set to begin work on its new football facility. The school’s Board of Trustees on Friday authorized work to begin on the first phase of the renovation to the Skandalaris Football Center. It includes moving the current weight room, demolition and installing temporary walls and utilities to prepare the site for the full renovation to come. No timeline for full completion of the building, which will be called the Tom Izzo Football Building and be funded entirely by donations, has been presented. The weight room will also be expanded and the football team auditorium will be renovated.mlive.com
Grand Rapids company settling into $33M office building opened amid COVID-19 pandemic
GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Inside Acrisure’s shiny, new headquarters in downtown Grand Rapids, president and CEO Greg Williams says he can’t wait for the day when his building is bustling with activity. COVID-19 isn’t making it easy.mlive.com
Michigan State announces $10 million donation for football facility expansion
EAST LANSING – Michigan State picked up another large donation to upgrade its football facilities. The university on Saturday announced it received a $10 million commitment from Greg and Dawn Williams to support the Tom Izzo Football Building. “Thank you Greg and Dawn for your leadership and commitment to excellence,” second-year Michigan State football coach Mel Tucker said. Michigan State hosts Maryland (5-4, 2-4 Big Ten) on Saturday (4 p.m., FOX). Related Michigan State football stories:Live updates: Michigan State looks to respond in Maryland matchupMaryland’s goal is to make Michigan State play ‘left-handed’Michigan State’s unique group of tight ends stepping up in passing game5 things to watch in Michigan State vs. Maryland and a final score predictionMichigan State WR Montorie Foster ‘totally ready’ for larger rolemlive.com
St. John's shuts down No. 3 Villanova in 70-59 upset
Alexander scored 16 points and St. John's smothered No. The latest victory gave St. John's its first four-game Big East winning streak since the 2014-15 NCAA Tournament team. '”AdVillanova was the first top-5 opponent to play in the Queens gym since St. John's lost 72-71 to No. If we can get a Big East game, we’ve got to play the Big East game. St. John's: Saturday at Providence, which has won nine of the past 11 meetings.
St. John's upsets No. 23 UConn 74-70 as teams renew rivalry
Posh Alexander scored 18 points to lead five players in double figures and the Red Storm came from behind to upset No. The Red Storm chipped away and Alexander tied the game at 59 with a pair of free throws. A 3-pointer by Earlington gave the Red Storm their first lead, 64-62, with just over four minutes left. BIG PICTURESt. John's: The Red Storm's defense, which had been forcing an average of 18 turnovers a game, got 18 on Monday. UP NEXTSt. John's: The Red Storm do not have another game scheduled until Jan. 27, when they visit DePaul.
Murder suspect Michele Williams has history of deceit say sons
Murder suspect Michele Williams has history of deceit say sons Lee and Andrew O'Brien talk to "48 Hours" about their mother's relationship with their former best friend, their distrust of women and what they really think happened that October night when Greg Williams was shot to death in his home.cbsnews.com