MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS NEWS

Preview, prediction vs. Indiana in Week 8

Michigan State football will be taking on Indiana in Week 8 and here’s everything you need to know for the Big Ten battle. With Indiana coming to town for a big homecoming battle, Michigan State football is going to need to be on top of its game to avoid an upset. Just last week, the […] Michigan State Football: Preview, prediction vs. Indiana in Week 8 - Spartan Avenue - Spartan...
Via Spartan Avenue
1 hour ago

Evaluating the Michigan State Football Offense at the Halfway Point

At the halfway point of the 2017 season, not many truly objective fans would have predicted the Spartans sitting at five and one, undefeated in the Big Ten, and with a top ten road win on their resume. Yet, that is exactly where the Spartans are. After an off- season that saw the Spartans lose a number of impact players, to the NFL or otherwise, the Spartans have shown tremendous...
Via isportsweb.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Only Vote: Help pick the MSU Football Midseason Awards

Vote on MVPs, best plays and other stuff Six games down, at least six to go. With the regular season halfway settled, we need your help. We need you to vote on the very prestigious-yet-unofficial MSU Football Midseason Awards. Come on, Mark Dantonio would (probably) want you to do this. Voting ends at 3 p.m. Friday. Tell your friends. Offensive MVP Brian Allen: He’s the...
Via The Only Colors
5 hours ago

WATCH: MSU Football Weekly Update - Indiana

Coach Dantonio, Joe Bachie and LJ Scott preview the Spartans Homecoming game against Indiana.
Via Michigan State Spartans
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Top storylines heading into college football Week 8

Is there any possible way college football Week 8 can top last weekend’s action in terms of chaos, intrigue and excitement? Probably not, but it’s certainly going to try.There are plenty of opportunities for underdogs to rise up and take down heavy favorites. There are also some huge games on the slate featuring ranked opponents. This weekend’s schedule has a little bit of everything...
Via Sportsnaut
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: 2019’s No. 1 recruit Vernon Carey names top 8

Michigan State basketball made the cut for the nation’s top 2019 recruit, Vernon Carey, from Florida. The 2018 class has been all but sewn up for Tom Izzo and Michigan State basketball, but he’s not done recruiting, to say the least. The Hall of Fame head coach has already shifted his focus to 2019 and […] Michigan State Basketball: 2019’s No. 1 recruit Vernon Carey names top 8 ...
Via Spartan Avenue
1 day ago

WATCH: Spartan Football All-Access '17: "Keep Moving Forward"

Spartan Football All-Access takes you inside the Michigan State Football program. This episode includes the story of Assistant Head Coach/Offensive Line Coach Mark Staten, a day in the life with Joe Bachie, as well as an in depth look into the game versus the Minnesota Golden Gophers.
Via Michigan State Spartans
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Film Room: Minnesota

Another great screen play, a young QB mistake, and some power running in this week’s film room For the first time this season we really got a nice mixed bag of good and bad to take a look at. The Spartans controlled the first three quarters of this game, but they had more than a few struggles in the fourth quarter. We are going to take a couple of good plays and a couple of bad...
Via The Only Colors
1 day ago

Report card for win over Minnesota in Week 7

Michigan State football found a way to hold on to a victory on the road against Minnesota in Week 7. Which position group graded the highest? It’s been an impressive start to the 2017 season for Michigan State football. The Spartans have already exceeded expectations for some fans and opposing fans who predicted a 4-8 […] Michigan State Football: Report card for win over Minnesota...
Via Spartan Avenue
1 day ago

5 overreactions from Minnesota win in Week 7

After a victory over Minnesota on Saturday evening, it’s time to overreact over Michigan State football heading into Week 8. Winning games in the Big Ten isn’t easy, and Michigan State football found that out on Saturday evening in Minneapolis. The Spartans looked to be running away with a victory over the Minnesota Golden Gophers […] Michigan State Football: 5 overreactions from...
Via Spartan Avenue
2 days ago

5 takeaways from Week 7 win over Minnesota

Michigan State football hit the road for the second time in Week 7 and came away with a win over Minnesota. What did we learn? After taking down Michigan on its home turf in Week 6, everyone expected Michigan State football to go out and take care of business against Minnesota in Week 7. The […] Michigan State Football: 5 takeaways from Week 7 win over Minnesota - Spartan Avenue...
Via Spartan Avenue
2 days ago

Michigan State moves up to No. 18 in AP Poll

The poll voters are starting to take notice of the Spartans. The Michigan State Spartans defeated the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Saturday night by a score of 30-27. Michigan State improved to 5-1 on the year, and 3-0 in Big Ten Conference play. The final score really didn’t tell the story of that game, as the Spartans were up 30-13 in the fourth quarter. Minnesota took an early...
Via The Only Colors
2 days ago

MSU football: The Good, The Bad, The Random vs. Minnesota

Let’s take a look at what made the Spartans 5-1 Say it with me, Spartans — five and one. Say it again. Five. And. One. The Spartans left the state of Michigan for the first time this season and came back home with a win. There was plenty of good, a little bit of bad and some random off the field that we need to sort through. As always, let’s riff about this game in the comments...
Via The Only Colors
2 days ago

Does Michigan State football deserve to be ranked above Michigan football?

The most recent AP Top 25 poll has ranked Michigan State football at No. 18, one spot ahead of the University of Michigan, which is at No. 19. Some people question if this ranking is accurate. The simple answer is, YES! And the answer is yes for one reason. The Spartans beat the Wolverines. When you analyze rankings nine times out of ten if you beat a team you should be ranked above...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nation’s Top WR Sports Michigan Gloves During Game

Amon.Ra-St Brown visited Michigan last weekend for its game against Michigan State. Looks like the No. 1 ranked WR in the 2018 class got some gear on the way out of town. The Mater Dei High School product sported these Maize and Blue gloves during a recent game.
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Spartans jump to No. 18 in the AP Top 25

Michigan State football took a slight leap in the AP Top 25 this week to No. 18, jumping Michigan which sits at No. 19. Four weeks ago after a loss to Notre Dame at home, who would have seen Michigan State football taking a major leap to No. 19 in the AP Top 25? Just […] Michigan State Football: Spartans jump to No. 18 in the AP Top 25 - Spartan Avenue - Spartan Avenue - A Michigan...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 days ago

Takeaways from the Michigan State win over Minnesota

The Spartans are rolling right now. They defeated the Golden Gophers on Saturday night and are now 3-0 in Big Ten play. The game was closer than Michigan State would’ve liked, but a win is a win. Here are some of my takeaways from the game. LJ Scott is still really good After missing the Michigan game with a minor injury, Scott didn’t disappoint in his return, as he rushed the...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Highlights of Michigan State Spartans beating Minnesota

The Spartans are already one win away from becoming bowl eligible. The Michigan State Spartans continue to be one of the biggest bounceback teams of the 2017 season. After winning just three games in 2016, the Spartans have almost doubled that as they hit the midway point of their season. On Saturday, L.J. Scott returned from an injury to carry the ball 25 times for a career...
Via The Only Colors
3 days ago

Michigan State puts East division on notice after over-running Minnesota

Sometimes big wins in rivalry games have a funny way of catching a team off guard the next weekend. Largely that didn’t happen for the Michigan State Spartans in a 30-27 win over the Minnesota Gophers. Yes, Minnesota made a feverish comeback and the narrative may have been a bit different had it went the other way. But, it didn’t happen and for all the talk of MSU’s offensive... Source
Via Talking 10
3 days ago

WATCH: #21 Michigan State take down Minnesota 30-27

Via Michigan State Spartans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Top takeaways from wacky, wild college football Week 7

Even before Saturday’s huge slate of games had begun to commence, we knew college football Week 7 was offering something unique.It started Friday night when both Syracuse and Cal knocked off Clemson and Washington State, respectively. That’s the No. 2 and No. 7 teams in the nation saying goodbye to their undefeated records. And let’s be honest, nobody saw either of these upsets coming...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

LJ Scott turned the corner vs. Minnesota

After a rough start to the season for the Michigan State football star, LJ Scott has finally turned the corner in a victory over Minnesota. Could you imagine a worse finish to a football game? Probably not, but a win is a win, and Michigan State came out on top despite a nearly epic fourth-quarter […] Michigan State Football: LJ Scott turned the corner vs. Minnesota - Spartan Avenue...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 days ago

WATCH: Spartans Top BGSU, 3-2, for Cole's First Win as Head Coach

Taro Hirose's goal with 40 seconds to play gives MSU its first win of the year.
Via Michigan State Spartans
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Michigan State Hockey team picks up win #1 on the season by beating Bowling Green 3-2

The Michigan State hockey team (1-1) won its first game of the season as Taro Hirose scored the game winning goal with 40 seconds remaining to lead the Spartans to a 3-2 win against Bowling Green (1-2). “It was a lot of fun tonight,” said Michigan State coach Danton Cole. “We are going to have to win games like that this season. I’m just real happy for the 25 guys in our locker room...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

5 reasons Spartans will beat Minnesota in Week 7

Michigan State football travels to Minnesota for a big Week 7 matchup and here are five reasons the Spartans will beat the Gophers. It’s been a tough season for Minnesota and Michigan State is currently riding a two-game winning streak and an emotional high. Will the Spartans avoid a letdown and take down the Gophers […] Michigan State Football: 5 reasons Spartans will beat Minnesota...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 days ago
Michigan State News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Yardbarker Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

NFL Referee Hotline Bling: Austin Seferian-Jenkins drops a call

Blackhawks get extra depth on defense with Rutta and Forsling

The 'Old faces in new places' quiz

25 questions heading into the 2017-18 NBA season

The 'Sure do hope you have a backup plan in place' quiz

Tale of the Tape: National League Championship Series

Sports & Politics Intersect: White House looms large over sports world for another week

The 'A butcher, a Baker, a touchdown maker' quiz

Tale of the tape: American League Championship Series

Three Up, Three Down: Divisional Series brings both luck and heartbreak

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker