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Michigan State coach Tom Izzo's rotation remains far from set but there was some hint of how Gauna might be used Sunday against Ferris State.

Michigan State Knocks off Ferris State 85-58 in Exhibition Play

The characteristics of youthfulness were on display for the Spartans on Sunday.  MSU played with great energy and passion, but were sloppy and committed numerous mental mistakes. The Spartans came away with an 85-58 victory over the Ferris State Bulldogs.  Brandan Dawson and Derrick Nix led the way for MSU with fifteen points apiece.   It was a mixed-bag of good and bad, which...

Huskers Announce Time Change for Michigan State Match

The Nebraska volleyball team announced an updated start time for Saturday's match against Michigan State. The No. 2 Huskers and Spartans will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5. The match was originally set for 7 p.m. It can be seen live on with a subscription.

W. Swimming. Illini Set to Face Michigan State and UIC/Wisconsin-Milwaukee

The Fighting Illini swimming and diving team will travel to East Lansing, Mich., to take on Michigan State Friday night, before traveling to Chicago to face off with Illinois-Chicago and Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Saturday afternoon in the team's first tri-meet of the season. The Illini boast a 12-9 all-time record against Michigan State and are 2-0 all-time against Illinois-Chicago...

Golden Gophers face Spartans in Week 10 odds

Nov 5, 12:00 PM | Grass of Spartan Stadium Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Michigan State Spartans Odds 2-6TEAM RECORD6-2 The visiting Golden Gophers hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Spartan Stadium against the Spartans. The Golden Gophers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 3-5 ATS against the number...

B1G Preview: Week 10

Week 9 was worse than week 8 for my picks. I admit, I drank the Kool-Aid on Michigan State (always a mistake), and I doubted OSU at home at night (also a mistake). I will say though, I feel bad for Wisconsin. Two heart-breaking losses two weeks in a row on the road. They could be reeling. Purdue should provide a nice re-entry to the win column, as they did for us last week. ...

$400,000 grant helps Michigan State Police efforts

A two-year, $400,000 federal grant will help the Michigan State Police conduct data-driven, evidence-based policing research and training.

Football. November Is For Contenders

College football doesn't need a playoff. It already has one. Michigan State will take on Minnesota in first-round action on Saturday at noon in Spartan Stadium. OK, technically it's still the regular season. However, with the creation of a Big Ten Championship Game that automatically sends the winner to the BCS, it feels like one-and-done time in East Lansing.

Lambert checks out Nebraska

It was a great weekend for Nebraska to bring in defensive recruits. The Huskers held the Michigan State Spartans to just three points in their game Saturday moving into a three-way tie with Michigan and Michigan State on top of the Leaders Division. One of the defensive recruits, Quanzell Lambert, was waiting on a connecting flight when he caught up with Big Red Report.

Wrestling. 2011-12 Spartan Wrestling Outlook

The Michigan State Spartan wrestling team brings an experienced group of wrestlers and a roster deep with talent into the 2011-12 wrestling season. The Spartans boast a roster filled with eight wrestlers that have NCAA Championships experience and 14 letterwinners return.

Football. Mark Dantonio Weekly Press Conference Coverage

MSU head coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference Tuesday inside the Spartan Club at Spartan Stadium to preview the upcoming matchup against Minnesota. The No. 15 Spartans (6-2, 3-1 Big Ten) will host the Gophers (2-6, 1-3) Saturday, Nov. 5 at noon in Spartan Stadium. The game will be televised on BTN.

Walk-ons Thorell, Blatchford Earn Blackshirts

Following a 24-3 win over Michigan State, Bo and Carl Pelini awarded 20 Blackshirts Monday, and two went to walk-ons - hybrid linebacker/defensive back Lance Thorell and safety Justin Blatchford.

Cousins: There was little we could do

Cousins: There was little we could do Michigan State QB Kirck Cousins on Nebraska's defensive scheme last week: There weren’t a lot of plays where we didn’t execute. Nothing was really open all day. We’ve got to get much better at (adjusting), so they don’t know what’s coming. Cousins was held to a career...

Field Hockey. Field Hockey Prepares for Big Ten Tournament

The Michigan State field hockey team (7-12, 1-5 Big Ten) travels to Penn State on Thursday for the first round of the Big Ten Tournament. The Spartans received the No. 7 seed and will face off against the No. 2 seed, Ohio State. The match takes place on Thursday, Nov. 3rd at 12:15 p.m.

Michigan State to wear camouflage uniforms for season-opening game against North Carolina

Spartans will wear home white for game aboard aircraft carrier, while Tar Heels will wear a blue road version of the camouflage uniforms.
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