Found October 26, 2011 on Big Red Network:
The Michigan State Spartans defeated a Wisconsin team last weekend that most fans and media had practically crowned Big Ten champs.  The Spartans were able to win the game for a few key reasons.  They overcame a rough start with the focus to avoid mistakes and the pressure applied to force opponent mistakes.  For the Huskers, maintaining their own focus and disrupting the opponent focus is going to mean a few difficult tasks to take care of. Kirk Cousins is clearly the leader of this team, and has been hailed as the face of the Big Ten conference.  His ability to fit a tight spiral through the eye of a needle is surely a benefit, but his preparation abilities are what leads to the intense focus he has had against Ohio State, Michigan, and Wisconsin.  Unfortunately, against Notre Dame his ...

Kirk Cousins Adds to Prestine Résumé With Athlete Scholarship

Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins has been named one of the 16 best and brightest collegiate college football players by being named to this year’s National Football Foundation’s National Scholar-Athlete Class. Players selected win $18,000 postgraduate scholarships. Cousins continues to add to a résumé that will ultimately end up as one of the best the Spartans have ever...

Just 'another good defense'? Michigan State not concerned with Taylor Martinez's comments

Nebraska's QB suggested the Spartans didn't slow Denard Robinson, the wind did, and Keith Nichol didn't get it on the Hail Mary.

Michigan State's Mark Dantonio plans to redshirt former starters Tyler Hoover and Blake Treadwell

Michigan State plays at Nebraska on Saturday in a key Big Ten Legends division game.

Spartans to wear camouflage on carrier (AP)

Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis says the Spartans will wear camouflage basketball uniforms against North Carolina on Veterans Day. Hollis says the school's equipment manager Dave Pruder worked closely with Nike to design the white jerseys and shorts with a gray-green pattern called urban camo.

Michigan State's Suzy Merchant had ringside seat for Hail Mary play that beat Wisconsin

ROSEMONT, Ill. - Michigan State's football win over Wisconsin last week on the Hail Mary from Kirk Cousins to Keith Nichol (eventually), is still resonating.

Michigan State vs. Nebraska preview capsule

Michigan State has won 17 of its past 20 games, its best stretch since 1965-66. ... Nebraska has lost 15 of 16 against teams in the top 10. ... The Spartans' penalty-free game against Wisconsin was their first since 1975.

W. Golf. Women's Golf Concludes Fall Season at Landfall Tradition

The Michigan State women's golf team will play its fourth and final tournament of the fall season this weekend (Friday-Sunday, Oct. 28-30) at the Landfall Tradition in Wilmington, N.C. The event, which is in its 10th year, is being held at par 72, 6,208-yard Jack Nicklaus Course at the Country Club of Landfall.

Suspended Will Gholston sprinted to stadium as Spartans connected on Hail Mary

Gholston heard the Michigan State band and figured his teammates had pulled off the win.

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Begins Play at Big Ten Indoor Championships

The Michigan State men's tennis team will participate in its final fall tournament this weekend, when they travel to Iowa City, Iowa for the Big Ten Indoor Championships. Play begins on Friday, Oct. 28 and will conclude on Sunday, Oct. 31.

Men's Soccer Topped By Michigan State, 2-1

Western Michigan dropped another tight battle, falling 2-1 at Michigan State Wednesday.

Former NCAA Champion Franklin Gomez Wins Gold at Pan American Games

Former Michigan State wrestler and NCAA Champion Franklin Gomez won a gold medal at the Pan American Games on Monday in the 60 kilogram/132 pound freestyle division. Representing Puerto Rico, Gomez defeated Guillermo Torres of Mexico in the finals, 4-0, 6-0.

W. Volleyball. Middles Lead Volleyball Over Indiana, 3-1

The Michigan State volleyball team (17-6, 6-5 Big Ten) posted a 3-1 (25-19, 21-25, 25-15, 25-22) win over Indiana (8-15, 0-11 Big Ten) to open the second half of conference action in East Lansing. Leading the Spartans offensively were middle blockers sophomore Alexis Mathews and freshman Jazmine White.
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