Phinn is accused of sending women texts containing photos of his penis and forcing women to watch him masturbate.
He lead the Spartans for seven years from 1969–76 with an overall record of 89-84.
The State News sat down with new MSU Police Chief Kelly Roudebush — the university's first female chief — before she entered the position Jan. 1.
The Attorney General's office's motion to place a protective order on discovery in the case of former MSU gymnastics coach Kathie Klages was denied in Ingham County Circuit Court.
More than 90 percent of 54-B District Court users feel court staff are respectful, cases are handled fairly and business is handled in a timely manner, a court survey found.