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Lights-Out for MSU Football After Fall to UM

Michigan junior linebacker Jabrill Peppers celebrates after Michigan defeats Michgian State on Saturday afternoon.

The Michigan football team topped Michigan State on Saturday afternoon, 32-23, for only the second time in the last nine meetings. Amara Darboh caught eight passes for a career-high 165 yards, and De'Veon Smith ran for two touchdowns. Michigan also scored on every offensive possession in the first half. 

For Michigan State, LJ Scott had a big game, rushing for 139 yards and a touchdown against the nation's top-ranked defense. The Spartans have now lost six straight games and are still searching for their first conference win. 

WKAR's Al Martin reports from Spartan Stadium.

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