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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 against No. 4/4 Wisconsin. The No. 15/13 Spartans (5-1, 2-0 Big Ten) and Badgers (6-0, 2-0) will kick off at 8 p.m. in Spartan Stadium on Saturday. The game is being televised on ESPN.

Mark Dantonio happy with Michigan State's offensive line play

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said his players controlled the line of scrimmage in Saturday's 28-14 win over Michigan. He said the offensive line has "greatly improved" over the past two games.

Penalties continue to be an issue for Michigan State Spartans

Michigan State has been one of the most penalized teams in the Big Ten since Mark Dantonio arrived.

SD Audio: One-on-One With Mark Dantonio

Saturday saw Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio guide his team to their fourth consecutive victory over rival Michigan. Following the game, Dantonio spoke with Spartan Digest.

Marquette basketball coach Buzz Williams leads "Sweet Caroline" at Midnight Madness

Michigan State head basketball king Tom Izzo owns Midnight Madness. He's like a little kid on Halloween. His modus operandi is dressing up and playing off a theme for the upcoming season. He's done a lot of things to impress the annually-filled-to-capacity Breslin Center in East Lansing, but he's never sung to them. Marquette's Buzz Williams took the Golden...

Field Hockey. Meet the Spartans: Heather Howie

The Michigan State field hockey team will feature a freshman student-athlete every week this fall in attempt to "Meet the Spartans". This week freshman Heather Howie (Glasgow, Scotland) sat down with to answer some questions about her favorite music and her experience so far at MSU. Howie leads the team in assists with four.

Picture Pages: Snap Timing Death

One of the main issues with Michigan's offense was an inability to adjust to Michigan State's constant double-A-gap blitzing. BWS has an example where it ate up a Smith run; this post has two more focused on the precise timing MSU used to shoot into the backfield untouched on multiple plays. Two plays in this one. The first is actually a 25-yard run on Michigan's first...

Know the Foe: Michigan State

It could be labeled as the Big Ten game of the year part 2 when No.4 Wisconsin clashes with No.15 Michigan State in East Lansing. To learn more about the physical Spartans, Badger Nation talks to Spartan Digest publisher Dave Berk to break down the Spartans.

Wisconsin's Russell Wilson throws compliments at Michigan State defense: 'They fly around'

Wilson has completed 74.2 percent of his passes so far this season.

M. Golf. Men's Golf Two Shots Off The Lead At Georgetown Intercollegiate

The Michigan State men's golf team is in third place, but only two shots off the lead, after the first two rounds of the Georgetown Intercollegiate on Monday. The Spartans shot a 21-over par 589 (296-293) at The Members Club at Four Streams (par-71, 6,640 yards) in Beallsville, Md. Tomorrow's final round is set to begin with a 8 a.m. shotgun start.Monday Results

Badgers take on Spartans in Week 8 contest

Oct 22, 8:00 PM | Grass of Spartan Stadium Wisconsin Badgers vs Michigan State Spartans Odds 6-0TEAM RECORD5-1 Wisconsin visits Michigan State on Saturday, hoping to send the Spartans to a loss while also covering the spread in NCAAF action at Spartan Stadium. The Spartans are 5-1 so far on the season, and 4-2 ATS vs. the number. The Badgers, meanwhile, are 6-0 and 5-1...

Washington to enter Ring of Fame

Michigan State will add former two-time All-America receiver Gene Washington to its Ring of Fame before Saturday night's game against Wisconsin at Spartan Stadium.

M. Basketball. Different Look Spartans Hit Court In 2011-12

Call it "The Year of the Makeover" for the Michigan State basketball team. Junior center Derrick Nix may personify the dramatic transformation that's afoot inside the Breslin Center, but change abounds all around.

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Hosts No. 21 Michigan in Wednesday Night BTN Showdown

The Michigan State volleyball team (15-5, 4-4 Big Ten) hosts No. 21 Michigan (15-5, 3-5 Big Ten) on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. in East Lansing. The "Jam Jenison" event will be aired live on the Big Ten Network with Mike Wolf (play-by-play) and Megan Bower (color analyst) on the call. The first 500 fans through the doors will receive a free "Jam Jenison" T-shirt.

M. Ice Hockey. Buckeye Series Serves As Spartan Home Opener

Michigan State hosts Ohio State in the home debut for the 2011-12 season. The Spartans own a significant edge in the all-time series (81-25-8), and is 39-7-3 in games played in East Lansing. The teams split each of their last three series, and MSU is 3-1-1 in its last five games against the Buckeyes in their last five games played at Munn Ice Arena.
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