Found February 05, 2012 on
Michigan State did a lot of good things on Saturday night in completing a CCHA series sweep with a nail-biting 3-2 victory over Ohio State at Value City Arena.Once again, the Spartans competed hard, played with poise, made good plays and fought through some adversity to earn its first series sweep since Dec. 2-3 against Bowling Green.
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Michigan State on Sunday earned a double victory as the Spartans defeated rival Michigan on the hardwood and the football program earned their first verbal pledge in the 2013 class.
Following his visit to Michigan State on Sunday, Cameron Dillard spoke with Spartan Digest about his status with the Spartans.
The college basketball game ridiculously sandwiched between the Michigan-Michigan State men's game in East Lansing and your Super Bowl party could come down to this: Can the Michigan women keep Rachel Sheffer on the floor long enough to end their 10-game losing streak against Michigan State today (3 p.m., Crisler Center)?
The Michigan State track and field team completed competition this afternoon at the Meyo Invitational at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind. The two-day event was held at the Loftus Sports Center with over eleven Spartans finishing in the top ten of their events.
In Sunday's "Daily Edition", hear all of the exclusive interviews from the men's basketball team as they welcome Michigan to the Breslin Center on Sunday. See recaps from hockey, gymnastics and men's and women's tennis on their weekend action. And catch previews for wrestling and women's basketball as they prepare for their Sunday matchups.
All-America candidate Torey Krug earned first star honors for the second straight night with a goal and an assist, and senior Brett Perlini and sophomore Greg Wolfe each had a pair of helpers as Michigan State earned a sweep of No. 10 Ohio State with a 3-2 victory on Saturday. Will Yanakeff made 33 saves on the heels of a 41-save performance on Friday, and freshman Matt Berry had...
Here are notes and quotes from Michigan State's 65-63 win over Michigan on Sunday afternoon at the Crisler Center:
Midway through the second period on Friday, Michigan State trailed Ohio State 3-1 and seemed to be on the verge of losing its third straight game. The Spartans were working hard, playing better and staying within striking distance of the Buckeyes. But quality scoring chances were infrequent - until the third and fourth lines and defense turned the game around for MSU.
Porsche Poole hit a step-back jumper with 3.9 seconds to play to lift Michigan State over Michigan, 65-63, today in Ann Arbor. The Spartans have beaten U-M 11 straight times.
The Michigan State mens swimming and diving team closed out their regular dual season against in-state rival Michigan on Saturday afternoon inside Canham Natatorium. The Spartans fell to the fourth-ranked Wolverines as they dominated with a 226.5 53.5 score.
There was a note attached to each cubicle -- except Draymond Green's -- in the Michigan State locker room Sunday -- a "retweet," if you will, titled "He Said What???"
Draymond Green had 14 points and 16 rebounds to lead No. 9 Michigan State to a 64-54 win over No. 23 Michigan on Sunday, backing up his guarantee of a victory.
Michigan State junior right-hander Tony Wieber (Grand Ledge) has been named to the Stopper of the Year Award Preseason Watch List, as announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association of America. The award has been given annually since 2005 to the top relief pitcher in NCAA Division I baseball.