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Michigan State redshirt freshman punter Mike Sadler was named the Big Ten special teams player of the week.
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Red-shirt freshman punter Mike Sadler has been named the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week, the conference office announced on Monday. Sadler averaged just 35.0 yards on five punts in Michigan State's 31-24 victory over Minnestoa, but a season-best four of his five punts were placed inside the Gopher 20-yard line.
Michigan State starts its basketball season in an unusual place, playing No. 1 North Carolina on an aircraft carrier in San Diego harbor.
Gholston followed up his 15-tackle game against Nebraska with 14 stops in Michigan State's win over Minnesota.
Five-star shooting guard finished up his official visit tour with a trip to Michigan State. The No. 12 ranked prospect in the country documented his final visit for Scout.com and talks about the trip as well as his impending commitment to one of his four finalists.
The Michigan State basketball team practiced in its new camouflaged uniforms on Sunday morning. The new uniforms were designed by Nike and will be worn in the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic on Nov. 11 as MSU plays North Carolina on the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson in San Diego. Video Highlights
For the third straight week, Michigan and Michigan State have flip-flopped in college football's polls.
This week, the Spartans (7-2, 4-1 Big Ten) are ahead, checking in at No. 13 in both the AP Top 25 and USA Today Coaches' polls.
The Wolverines (7-2, 3-2) are ranked No. 22 in the AP poll and No. 21 in the USA Today poll.
MSU jumped two spots from last week after their...
Twelve Spartans scored Sunday, and the defense held GVSU without a field goal until the second half.
In Tuesday's "Daily Edition", get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the new camo uniforms the men's basketball team will be wearing aboard the USS Carl Vinson for the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, find out which Spartans received Big Ten Player of the Week honors in football and men's soccer and hear from women's soccer coach Tom Saxton on his team...
In a mirror image of its first exhibition game, the Michigan State women's basketball team got off to a quick start and cruised to victory, topping Grand Valley State, 75-23 on Sunday afternoon at Breslin Center. Freshman Becca Mills led the Spartan attack, scoring 17 points, while senior Taylor Alton went 4-for-4 from behind the arc for 12 points.
Michigan State (7-2, 4-1 Big Ten) got back on track after the loss last week to Nebraska.
Wondering what the Spartans' loss Oct. 29 against Big Ten newcomer Nebraska means to Michigan State fans? Nothing.
When Northwestern did Saturday what Michigan State couldn't do last weekend -- win in Lincoln, Neb. -- the Spartans regained first place in the Big Ten's Legends Division.
Michigan State players are overjoyed to play a high-exposure game in sunny San Diego, in front of the leader of the free world.
In Sunday's "Daily Edition", catch all of the action from the football team's victory over the Minnesota Gophers at Spartan Stadium on Saturday afternoon and find out where your favorite Spartan teams competed this weekend.
No. 4 seed Indiana (11-3-4) faces No. 5 seed Michigan State (7-7-4) in the quarterfinal of the B1G Tournament Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET in Ann Arbor, Mich.