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Kearney adamantly says the label was bogus from the get-go. "I've never been soft. I've never been one to go out there and get punked or anything like that."

Michigan State's Adreian Payne on his lung condition: 'I'm gasping for air and I can't get it'

Spartans' sophomore center has smaller-than-normal lung capacity, limiting his minutes. Izzo: "If you watch him, sometimes after a few minutes, he's down on his knees."

M. Basketball. Spartans Back At Home Vs. Purdue

After opening Big Ten play with four of its first six games on the road, Michigan State is back at home for two straight, beginning with Saturday's game vs. Purdue. The Spartans and Boilermakers both enter the contest with a 4-2 Big Ten mark, and the winner will grab a share of first place in America's best conference.

W. Basketball. Spartans Head to No. 13 Purdue Monday on Big Ten Network

The Michigan State women's basketball team returns to the road on Monday, traveling to No. 13/18 Purdue. The Spartans (12-7, 4-2) and Boilermakers (16-3, 6-0) tip on the Big Ten Network at 7:30 p.m. MSU has won the last five meetings with Purdue.

Michigan State v Wisconsin

Ex-Fremd, Wisconsin star emulates opposing quarterbacks on scout teamSANTA CLARA, Calif. — In the last two weeks, Scott Tolzien of the 49ers has thrown for more than 10,000 yards.

Women's Basketball To Face Michigan State On Monday

The No. 13/18 Boilermakers (16-3, 6-0) will play host to the Spartans (12-7, 4-2) on Monday at 7:30 p.m. ET. The game will be carried live on the Big Ten Network.

General News. Michigan State All-Access Daily Edition - Saturday, Jan. 21

In Saturday's "Daily Edition", hear from the men's basketball players as they preview their Saturday afternoon game against Purdue. See recaps from hockey's 4-2 win over LSSU and catch all of the home action from swimming and diving and men's tennis.

Badgers Best Bruised Wildcats

Fresh off an exciting upset victory over the sixth-ranked Michigan State Spartans, Northwestern lost its fire in frigid Madison. A second-half surge helped Wisconsin by the shorthanded Wildcats.

Hummel, Purdue a tough task for MSU

The last time Michigan State faced Purdue an NCAA tournament berth was on the line. At least it felt like that to the Spartans at the time, as they entered the Big Ten tournament on the NCAA bubble.

Michigan State's Tom Izzo holds Branden Dawson accountable, expects him to bounce back

Izzo, who's pondered changes to the Spartans' starting lineup, said it's been hard for Dawson to grasp how hard he needs play.

Purdue experiences travel difficulties getting to Michigan State basketball game

Purdue was forced to travel to East Lansing by bus this morning after Friday night flight problems.

#6 Illini Welcome Michigan State on Sunday

The No. 6 Illini welcome Michigan State to Huff Hall this Sunday, Jan.22 with the dual beginning at 2 pm CT. Complete MSU Dual Notes|

Michigan State 83, Purdue 58: Spartans snap skid with blowout

Freshman Branden Dawson scored a season-high 14 points to help No. 9 Michigan State pull away and beat Purdue 83-58 Saturday.

Branden Dawson's game speaks, but his words draw ire from Purdue's Matt Painter

Painter on Dawson, who scored 14 points in Michigan State's rout of Boilermakers: "I'm not letting a 19-year-old kid talk to me and rub it in and stick it to us."

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Kicks off Season with Win

The Michigan State women's tennis team opened up its 2012 fall season with an impressive 7-0 win over Oakland University. Sophomore Katarina Lingl stood out at the No. 4 singles spot shutting out her opponent, Demi Georgakopoulos, 6-0, 6-0.
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