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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 Bowl Subdivision opponent. The Hoosiers showed potential as a spoiler in their last game, two weekends ago at Ohio State. The score was tied late in the third quarter before the Buckeyes pulled away for a 34-20 victory. Freshman quarterback Tre Roberson threw for 174 yards and ran for 70 for Indiana.
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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.
Michigan State coach often tells Payne that he's stuck in third gear -- and that he sometimes doesn't even get into first gear.
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Hoosiers have played 29 freshmen in some capacity this season.
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.
Kirk Cousins threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns in just over a half as No. 12 Michigan State moved toward the Big Ten championship game with a 55-3 rout of Indiana today.
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.
Tom Anastos is a big fan of Michigan State defenseman Brock Shelgren. He likes Shelgren's game, contributions on the ice and the way he represents the hockey program in the classroom and away from the rink. But there is one thing about Shelgren that the Spartan coach doesn't like.
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).
Tre Roberson is the first true freshman to start at quarterback for Indiana. This might be his biggest test yet. The Spartans' defense is ranked fourth in the nation against the pass. ... Indiana is the only team in the six BCS automatic qualifying conferences that has not beaten a Football Bowl Subdivision opponent this season.