October will be something in sports around here, right? The Detroit Lions and Tigers have cluttered the mid Michigan interest scene. The Tigers in the playoffs and are the Lions legitimate after a quick start in September?
The Michigan at Michigan State game is set for October 15th and the last three Fridays of the high school football season in the area offer up some key games including East Lansing at Grand Ledge on October 14th. Then the playoffs begin the final Friday of the month.
Midnight Madness is October 14th at the Breslin Center and the MSU hockey team opens its home regular season schedule October 20th with a new coach. MSU's homecoming football game October 22 against Wisconsin will be played at night and it promises to be a heavyweight fight. And the following Saturday the Spartans play at Big Ten newcomer Nebraska.
Who knows what all the story lines will be and we know something unexpected will happen as well right? Might the Tigers even win the World Series? It's all ahead of us, stay tuned and enjoy it.