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The Michigan State women's basketball team wraps up its Big Ten schedule on Sunday, traveling to Northwestern for a 3 p.m. ET tip. The Spartans, who are currently tied for third at 10-5 in the Big Ten, are fighting for a first round bye in the Big Ten Tournament. MSU has won six of its last seven games this season and has beaten Northwestern 16 times in a row.

Kirk Cousins talks leadership, accuracy at combine

INDIANAPOLIS The symmetry of two important moments in his football career was not lost on Kirk Cousins when he stepped on the playing field this week at Lucas Oil Stadium. It is the stadium where he nearly led Michigan State to an upset victory over Wisconsin in the inaugural Big Ten championship game in Dec. 3. A victory would have given MSU a second straight conference championship...

Spartans clinch title after OSU loss

Michigan State's clinching of the Big Ten championship came a little sooner than expected. Second-place Ohio State, the prohibitive preseason favorite, got upset Sunday afternoon at home by Wisconsin, allowing the Spartans to wrap up at least a share of the regular-season conference title. Michigan State can now clinch the outright championship by winning either Tuesday at...

Video: Derrick Nix is ready to play the point

How often do you see a nearly 6’9″ 270lb center step in front of pass, then take the ball himself on a breakaway for a dunk? Yeah, almost never, at least until last night at the Breslin Center. Michigan State Spartans junior center, Derrick Nix, jumped out in front of a pass at the top of the 3-point line last night night against the Nebraska Cornhuskers, then took the ball...

M. Basketball. Grinz On Green: Defense Steals The Show

For 33 years, it's been one of the most revered, and unreachable, milestones in the Michigan State University basketball record book. 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds. Draymond Green joined the club on Saturday, but it was the team defense that stole the show.

Spartans Welcome Huskers To Breslin Center

Michigan State hosts Nebraska in the second-to-last home game of the season for the Spartans, who are 16-0 at Breslin Center this season. MSU is coming off back-to-back road wins, while the Cornhuskers lost at Purdue on Wednesday, following a convincing home win over Illinois. This is NU's first ever trip to East Lansing as a Big Ten foe and first overall since December 1993.

Broncos Edged Out By Spartans

The WMU women's tennis team came within a single point of downing their first Big Ten opponent of the season, but the Broncos were unable to overcome Michigan State.

Track. Big Ten Indoor Championships: Day One

The Michigan State Track and Field team wrapped up its first day of the Big Ten Indoor Championships at the Bob Devaney Center on the campus of the University of Nebraska with two Spartans taking the podium and host of others qualifying for a second day of competition.

General News. Michigan State All-Access Daily Edition - Sunday, Feb. 26

In Sunday's "Daily Edition", get a full recap on the Spartan's dominate 62-34 victory and hear from Draymond Green as he became just the third Spartan to record both 1,000 career points and rebounds. Also see highlights from the hockey team's 4-2 win at Notre Dame and the women's basketball team previews their matchup at Northwestern.

M. Ice Hockey. Neil's Notebook: Spartans Need Better Saturday Effort

For sure, Notre Dame has had Michigan State's number in a big, big way over the last four seasons. But the Spartans' 2-0 loss to the Irish on Friday night at Compton Family Arena in South Bend had nothing to do about the past. It was all about the present.

MSU 62, Nebraska 34: Spartans one win away from share of Big Ten title

Draymond Green had 20 points and 10 rebounds to help No. 6 Michigan State beat Nebraska 62-34 on Saturday night for its seventh straight victory.

James Likes Spartan Staff

Brookfield East (Wisc.) junior DE Alec James was offered by Michigan State at junior day.

Swimming & Diving. Spartans Close out Big Ten Championships, Finishing in Tenth

The Michigan State swimming and diving team closed out day four of the Big Ten Championships, finishing in tenth place with a total of 113 points.

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Edges Western Michigan, 4-3

Sophomore Olga Chernova won the key match at the No. 2 singles spot to give the Michigan State women's tennis team the 4-3 victory over Western Michigan. Chernova topped Maggie Reynse 6-3 in the first set and then eventually won the second 7-6 after winning the tiebreaker, 10-8.

W. Basketball. Wildcats Close Door On Regular Season Sunday at 2 p.m.

Northwestern closes the door on the regular season Sunday when it welcomes Michigan State to Welsh-Ryan Arena for a 2 p.m. contest. It's Senior Day and NU will be honoring Brittany Orban, Allison Mocchi and Tailor Jones before the game.

M. Basketball. Men's Basketball Clinches Share Of Big Ten Championship

Michigan State clinched at least a share of its 13th Big Ten regular-season championship Sunday afternoon when Wisconsin won at Ohio State. The Spartans stand at 13-3, two games ahead of Ohio State and Michigan, with two games left in the regular season. MSU closes out the year at Indiana Tuesday and hosts Ohio State on Sunday.
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