Found February 19, 2012 on Lions Blog:
Michigan State was ranked seventh in the Associated Press poll entering today's game against Purdue. But Sports Illustrated's Luke Winn has MSU even higher in his power rankings.

M. Ice Hockey. Neil's Notebook: OT Monkey Comes off Spartans' Back

For three periods, Brett Perlini wasn't having much success firing pucks at Alaska goaltender Scott Greenham. The Michigan State senior center would get the puck and shoot - quick shots, delayed shots and wrist shots. But four times, Greenham made the save. In overtime, however, a quick-thinking Perlini suddenly found himself with a juicy turnover in front of the Nanook net and...

M. Golf. Current Spartans Top Alumni in Green and White Exhibition

The Michigan State men's golf program held the Green and White Alumni Exhibition match on Saturday afternoon at the Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas. The current Spartans shot a 293 to beat the alumni team by eight shots. Senior Chris Mory led the current team with a 1-under par 70, while Jack Newman paced the alumni squad with a 6-under par 65.

No. 15 Louisville Edges Spartan Baseball, 7-6

The Michigan State baseball team lost another tough one-run game on Sunday afternoon, falling to No. 15 Louisville, 7-6, at the Walter Fuller Complex in its final game of the Big Ten/Big East Challenge. The Spartans, who played three of the top programs in the Big East, finished 1-2 at the season-opening event after defeating No. 11 St. John's on Friday, 11-4, but losing to South...

W. Golf. Michigan State Set to Host Central District Invitational

The Michigan State women's golf team will host the 12th annual Central District Invitational Monday-Tuesday (Feb. 20-21) at the par 72, 6,099-yard River Wilderness Country Club in Parrish, Fla. The Spartans have claimed two team titles (2002, 2008) and two individual medalist honors (Stacy Snider, 2002; Sara Brown, 2008) at the CDI. | Live Scoring

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Picks up 6-1 Win Over Detroit

The Michigan State women's tennis team captured its sixth win over the University of Detroit this afternoon. The Spartans dropped the Titans by a score of 6-1. Freshman Julianne Gruber notched both a singles and a doubles win today.

Michigan State women top No. 17 Purdue 67-52 in OT (AP)

Becca Mills scored 17 points and Michigan State beat No. 17 Purdue 67-52 in overtime Sunday. Lykendra Johnson had 15 points, 13 rebounds and four blocked shots for the Spartans (17-10, 9-5 Big Ten), who scored the first 11 points in overtime and outscored the Boilermakers 18-3 in the extra five minutes.

No. 17/19 Purdue Returns To Action At Michigan State Sunday At 5 P.M.

The Boilermakers will face the Spartans for the second time this season and Sunday's game is live on ESPN2.

Softball. Softball Falls to No. 1 UF

The second game of a three-game series between the Michigan State and Florida softball teams ended in an 11-1 loss for the Spartans. MSU notched the first run of the season against UF's Alyssa Bache and only the fifth total against the Gators.

Veterans' help wanted to boost state trooper ranks

The director of the Michigan State Police, preparing to recruit significant numbers of troopers for the first time in decades, is putting out a welcome mat for veterans returning from military duty in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Ready for a tense Big Ten race?

Arc: Michigan State now has a one-game lead over Ohio State and Michigan. But with four games remaining, nothing's a given.

Softball. Softball Succumbs to No. 1 Gators

The Michigan State softball team concluded its series with Florida with a 15-4 loss to the No. 1 team in the country. The Spartans scored more runs on Sunday (Feb. 19) against UF than any other team this season.
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