After Michigan State loses to Michigan, the rivalry carries over to the tunnel.
After a tight first half, 4th ranked Michigan took over in the second half en route to a 29-7 win over the rival Spartans to claim the Paul Bunyan Trophy once again. But after the game, there was a brawl that took place in the tunnels.
Per Isaiah Hole on Twitter, eyewitnesses saw a Michigan player walking up the tunnel and then was jumped by an MSU player.
Here’s footage by Matt Charboneau, who covers MSU football and basketball for the Detroit News.
We will keep you posted as news changes.
Update 12:09am: Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh said two players were assaulted after the game. The team did not confirm who was jumped, however, per Brandon Brown of Wolverine Digest, one of the players was “100%” Ja’Den McBurrows.