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Ex-Michigan State player Appling faces weapons charges

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Former Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling was charged Wednesday with carrying a concealed weapon and other crimes after being found in possession of guns and marijuana in suburban Detroit, according to authorities.

The Wayne County prosecutor's office says the 24-year-old was arrested Sunday evening outside a Dearborn strip club. Club security called police after seeing a man pull a gun from the trunk of a car.

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Shyatt steps down as Wyoming coach; Edwards is new coach

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Larry Shyatt has resigned his head coaching job at Wyoming, an Allen Edwards, who has been an assistant coach under Shyatt the last five seasons, was named the new head coach.

Shyatt says he's proud of his players' accomplishments on the court and in the classroom and praised his staff, which includes his son, Jeremy.

Shyatt has coached at Wyoming for a total of six seasons, split over two stints. His teams compiled an overall record of 117-78, including this year's team which finished 14-18.