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Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio held his weekly press conference Tuesday inside the Spartan Club at Spartan Stadium to preview the upcoming matchup at Northwestern. The No. 11 Spartans (9-2, 6-1 Big Ten) take on the Wildcats (6-5, 3-4) Saturday at Ryan Field in Evanston, Ill. The game, which starts at 12 p.m. ET, will be televised on BTN.

Dantonio will not rest players despite securing division title

EAST LANSING, Mich. If this was the NFL and his team had already clinched a playoff berth, Mark Dantonio likely would rest or at least limit his top players for the final regular-season game to avoid possible injuries. Dantonio is facing a similar scenario with his Michigan State Spartans, who have wrapped up a spot in the Big Ten championship game on December 3 by clinching...

Gophers hockey heads to Michigan State

Last weekend the Minnesota Gophers men's hockey squad split with in-state rival St.Cloud State, as it dropped the Friday night game, 4-3 -- despite outshooting the Huskies 43-18 -- and then rebounded with a solid 5-0 win. In the second game, Gophers senior goaltender Kent Patterson set a school record with his sixth shutout of the season. When asked about this amazing accomplishment...

Fans Gear Up for Big Ten Championship Festivities

Its official, the Michigan State Spartans will be in the first ever Big Ten Football Championship Game. Fans of all ages can look forward to not only the game itself, but to go along with the inaugural game will be the first Big Ten Fan Fest Presented by Dr Pepper at the Indian Convention Center. The event is said to feature an interactive experience that includes exhibits, games...

Todd Anderson: Living His Dream One Game at a Time

It's hard to believe that senior Todd Anderson, the starting fullback for the Spartans this season, only began playing the position in the spring. The linebacker turned defensive end turned fullback made the switch in spring practice this year, and has become a key contributor on the Spartan offense.

Michigan State 68, Milwaukee 55

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Michigan State Finals - A Recruitnik's Guide

Who do you need to watch for in this weekend's state finals? We give you a breakdown right here.

General News. Michigan State All-Access Daily Edition - Thursday, Nov. 24

In Thursday's "Daily Edition", get a full basketball recap from the men's 68-55 home victory over Milwaukee, hear from football coaches Mike Tressel and Terrence Samuel on the team's preparation for Northwestern, and see highlights from volleyball's final road game of the season.

Big Ten Power Rankings - Week 13

Michigan State has already punched its ticket to Indianapolis. Will No.15 Wisconsin get its chance at revenge over the Spartans or will No.20 Penn State continue to stay perfect on the road and get its shot at the Rose Bowl? Lots at stake in the final week of the regular season as Badger Nation ranks the conference in this week's Power Rankings.

Cross Country. Women's Cross Country Finishes 16th at NCAA Championships

The Michigan State women's cross country team placed 16th overall at the 2011 NCAA Cross Country Championships on Monday, Nov. 21 in Terre Haute, Ind. Sophomore Sara Kroll was the top individual for the Green and White, as she recorded a time of 20:37.4, good enough for 51st overall.

College basketball roundup: Michigan State women top Milwaukee

Porsche Poole had 16 points and six assists to lead the visiting Spartans (4-2). Lykendra Johnson added seven points and nine rebounds for MSU. Sami Tuckers led Milwaukee (0-3) with 15 points.

Michigan State records third consecutive win, 68-55, over Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Big scoring disparity at free-throw line sends Spartans to Thanksgiving break on an uptick with victory over defending Horizon champs.

Austin Thornton scores career high for Michigan State, but Tom Izzo not satisfied

Thornton had 13 points against Arkansas-Little Rock, but Tom Izzo says stats sometimes are misleading.

Celek family sees big things on horizon at MSU

Steve Celek said he wished his son, Garrett, was a freshman at Michigan State instead of a fifth-year senior. "I wish he was just a freshman coming into this program, because I think there is better and greater things coming out of this program," Celek said.
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