Posted December 04, 2011 on
Michigan State sophomore LB Denicos Allen had a very productive night on the field -- but it wasn't enough to top the Badgers.
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B.J. Cunningham had more than enough reasons to celebrate, but the score of the inaugural Big Ten championship game told him he couldn't.Although Cunningham and Michigan State played well enough to win Saturday night in Lucas Oil Stadium, Wisconsin's 42-39 victory kept the Spartans from defending their Big Ten title and from going to the Rose Bowl.
Despite the loss to Wisconsin in the Big Ten Conference Football Championship Game, Michigan State has another major goal to achieve under head coach Mark Dantonio.
Despite their loss to Wisconsin in the Big Ten Football Championship Game, Mark Dantonio's team proved it belongs in talks when BCS bowl bids are handed out on Sunday. Why should the Spartans be given the chance to represent if the BCS looks to take two teams from the Big Ten?
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This time, Wisconsin got the stop it needed against Michigan State _ and a big break to wrap up its second straight Big Ten crown.
The Big Ten championship is one to remember as Wisconsin and MSU go neck-to-neck to the end, with the Badgers prevailing. Adam Jacobi says too bad we can't see them play once more to break the 1-1 tie.
MSU AD Mark Hollis: "I continue to scratch my head on who and why goes to certain BCS games."
The Michigan State volleyball team overcame a first set loss to beat Arizona, 3-1 in the NCAA Tournament First Round in Austin, Texas. The Spartans (22-11) were led by 22 kills from senior Kyndra Abron and advance to face either No. 1 Texas or Texas State in tomorrow's NCAA Second Round at 8 p.m. ET.
The Longhorns used a 16-block effort to advance the NCAA Lexington Regional where they will meet Kentucky on Friday, Dec. 9.