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Winners of seven of its last eight and five of its last six on the road, No.15 Wisconsin looks to win its first game in East Lansing when it takes on No.7 Michigan State at the Breslin Center Thursday night.
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It’s all most tournament time and Michigan State is at it again. Spartans were on three game winning streaks, they just made it four. We are used to the Spartans making great runs in the post season leading to the tournament. This Spartan team has a great intensity level right now, first gaining their revenge on Michigan, and then defeating #3 Ohio State at Columbus.
EAST LANSING, Mich. - It was a night to forget for No.15 Wisconsin, who dropped further in the Big Ten standings after struggling with its shooting and transition defense in a 14-point loss to No.7 Michigan State. Badger Nation hands out the grades.
Michigan State University officials repeatedly tried to convince lawmakers Wednesday that their plan to mandate health insurance for students is an effort to look out for the students' best interests. The Republican members of the state House higher education subcommittee didn't buy it.
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
The Badgers looked awful. If you want to relive the embarassment, check out the post-game thread on Buckyville. If not, hopefully the video below helps lift your spirits on a Friday.
They could be better in a month. At least that's what Tom Izzo said after No. 7 Michigan State beat thorn-in-the-side Wisconsin at the Breslin Center for the second time this season Thursday night. MSU could be better in a month. And why not?
Draymond Green and Keith Appling each scored 20 points to lead Michigan State to its most lopsided victory against Wisconsin since 2001.
In Friday's "Daily Edition", catch all of the highlights from the men's 69-55 victory over Wisconsin at Breslin Center on Thursday night. And hear recaps on all of the other Spartan action happening, including women's basketball, wrestling and swimming and diving.
No matter what happens the rest of the season, Michigan State coach Tom Anastos will have a special place in his heart for a special, resilient nine-player senior class.Without the seniors, Anastos says, the Spartans would not be nearly as competitive and not having the success they're having in their final season at MSU and in Anastos' first.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Draymond Green had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Keith Appling scored 20 points and No. 7 Michigan State
beat No. 15 Wisconsin 69-55 on Thursday night to move back into a first-place tie with No. 6 Ohio State.
Central Michigan and Michigan State will play live on the Big Ten Network at Comerica Park on
lt;br />Tuesday, May 17 at 7 p.m.
In Thursday's "Daily Edition", hear from both the men's and women's basketball teams as they each prepare for their match up against Wisconsin. The men host the Badgers at home while the women head to Madison. Also, listen to Coach Minkel discuss the wrestling team's final dual of the regular season against Central Michigan.