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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Kirk Cousins threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns in just over a half and No. 12 Michigan State clinched a spot in the inaugural Big Ten championship game with a 55-3 rout of Indiana on Saturday. The Spartans entered the game with a one-game lead in the Legends Division over both Nebraska and Michigan, who were playing at the same time in Ann Arbor.
BEST OF MAXIM
Today was senior day in East Lansing. Kirk Cousins, one of the most prolific quarterbacks in Michigan State history, ended his final game at Spartan Stadium by saluting the Spartan helmet at midfield.
Cousins, only the second three-year captain in MSU football history, has put up some sneaky good numbers that rank right up with the best quarterbacks ever to come through East...
Victoria's Secret was forced to remove a Michigan State football T-shirt from its website after using a rival school's slogan on the design.
The "Michigan State bling scoopneck tee," which was part of the lingerie company's VS Pink Collegiate Collection, had the word "Spartans" screen-printed on the front, but "Hail to the victors" underneath...
It's been nearly two years since Michigan State lost a home game, and that's a streak the 12th-ranked Spartans would like to keep going on Senior Day.
Michigan State hosts Indiana on Saturday. If the Spartans win and Nebraska loses, Michigan State would clinch a spot in the Big Ten championship game.
Indiana is still trying for its first win of the season against a Football...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Kirk Cousins threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns in just over a half and No. 12 Michigan State clinched a berth in the inaugural Big Ten championship game with a 55-3 rout of Indiana on Saturday.
The Spartans entered the game with a one-game lead in the Legends Division over both Nebraska and Michigan, who were playing at the same time in Ann Arbor...
EAST LANSING (AP) -- Austin Thornton had a career-high 13 points off the bench to lead Michigan State past Arkansas-Little Rock 69-47 Sunday night.
Guards Keith Appling and Brandon Wood combined for 21 points for Michigan State (2-2), which won its second game in less than 50 hours after losing to No. 1 North Carolina and No. 6 Duke.
Appling had 12 points, while Wood added nine...
Postgame Notes: Indiana at Michigan State
Michigan State coach often tells Payne that he's stuck in third gear -- and that he sometimes doesn't even get into first gear.
After Orlando (Fla.) Dr. Phillips won their opening round playoff game, senior wide receiver Trey Griffey boarded a plane bound for Michigan State.
Hoosiers have played 29 freshmen in some capacity this season.
Michigan State receives an allotment of 15,000 tickets for the Dec. 3 Big Ten Championship Game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. Some 2,500 tickets have been allocated for the Spartan Marching Band and student season-ticket holders ($40 discounted student price). The remaining 12,500 tickets, priced at $80 and $175, will be allocated to season-ticket holders and Spartan Fund members.
In Saturday's "Daily Edition", catch all of the action from the men's basketball team's win over Texas Southern, see highlights from volleyball's thrilling win as they stunned No. 7 Illinois, listen to Coach Anastos speak on hockey's fifth consecutive victory and find out scores from swimming and diving and wrestling.
Michigan State finally plays its first game at the Breslin Center tonight, welcoming Texas Southern as part of the Spartan Invitational, a six-team, 13-day, partial round-robin tournament.
FG .468, FT .563. 3PG: 9-27, .333 (Trice 3-6, Green 2-3, Appling 2-6, Wood 1-4, Byrd 1-4, Kearney 0-1, Thornton 0-1, Chapman 0-2).