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MSU Wins 20th Annual Blood Challenge Against PSU

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UPDATE: After a three week challenge, the Michigan State University Spartan's have won the 20th Annual Blood Drive Challenge over PSU by 185 pints.

The last year MSU won the challenge was 2011. PSU has won 13 times and MSU 7, including their 2013 win.

"We are thrilled that MSU was able to get back into the win column," said Todd Kulman, Communications Program Manager for the Great Lakes Region. "Of course, the real winners are the thousands of people whose lives could be potentially saved thanks to our dedicated blood donors!"

FINAL SCORE - Nov. 21 - MSU 1,754 vs. PSU 1,569

The winners of the Kindle Paperwhite tablets (3) and $20 Jimmy John's gift cards (20) will be announced next week.

ORIGINAL STORY:
LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - Michigan State University and Penn State are currently going head to head in the 20th Annual Blood Drive Challenge.

In the past, Penn State has won 13 times and Michigan State University has won six times. The last year the MSU won the blood challenge was 2011.

So what's the current score?

Nov. 21 (FINAL) - MSU 1,754 vs. PSU 1,569

Nov. 20 - MSU 1,533 vs. PSU 1,245

Nov. 19 - MSU 1,279 vs. PSU 1,058

Nov. 18 - MSU 1,221 vs. PSU 930

Nov. 15 - MSU 1,158 vs. PSU 834

Nov. 14 - MSU 1,062 vs. PSU 733

Nov. 13 - MSU 960 vs. PSU 647

Nov. 12 - MSU 779 vs. PSU 535

Nov. 11 - MSU 729  vs. PSU 444

Nov. 8 - MSU 582 vs. PSU 398

Nov. 7 - MSU 528 vs. PSU 338

Nov. 6 - MSU 446 vs. PSU 278

Nov. 5 - MSU 298 vs. PSU 217

Nov. 4 - MSU 157 vs. PSU 104

The blood drive began Monday, November 4 with the Red Cross goal to collect 2,000 units of blood.

If you donate during the 3 week challenge, you will also be entered into a drawing to win prizes.

For more information on where you can donate, visit MSU vs Penn State Blood Challenge.

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