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Stars don’t matter once Michigan State recruits hit campus

Most of the time, you will college position coaches boasting about how well they recruited for their position for the upcoming season. Michigan State assistant defensive line coach Ron Burton is exactly the same way, unless it’s July and the new recruits are just getting to campus. According to College Football Talk, Burton doesn’t believe in what “star” rating they had before...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

MSU's Shelton among nation's most versatile players

R.J. Shelton has been identified as one of the players who could be the most dangerous in the most situations in college football this fall.  Shelton, a junior receiver at Michigan State, is one of seven players from the Big Ten included on the initial watch list for the Paul Hornung Award, which goes annually to the player who displays the most versatility, a la the Notre Dame...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Michigan State defensive back recruit yet to enroll

  Not every member of Michigan State's 2015 recruiting class has made it to East Lansing yet. reported Sunday night Kaleel Gaines, a three-star safety from Frostproof, Fla., still has to finish some academic work before he can officially become a Spartan.  "I started the (online biology) class on Saturday, and I'm planning to be finished in a week-and-a-half,'' Gaines...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football All-Dantonio team: Javon Ringer and Jeremy Langford

EDITOR’S NOTE: Mark Dantonio begins his 9th season at the helm of Michigan State’s football program this fall. In the coming weeks, the isportsMSU team will be putting together the “All-Dantonio Team” which will consist of the top players in the Mark Dantonio era, listed in a depth chart format. The criteria for selecting the players is their performance as a player at...
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

This Michigan State Hype Video Will Get Fans Jacked For 2015-2016

The Michigan State Spartans, led by head coach Mark Dantonio, are now one of the premier college football programs in the country. But can they take the next step and compete for a national championship? In 2015, MSU returns a number of starters, including quarterback Connor Cook, and plans on giving Ohio State a run for its money in the BIg Ten. This week, a YouTube account named...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

RB Delton Williams to return to MSU football, off scholarship

Suspended Michigan State Spartans running back Delton Williams is expected to return to the team as early as this month, but will not be on scholarship. Mike Griffith of reported the development. Williams was suspended from the team back in March following his arrest for brandishing a weapon during a traffic incident with another motorist, and MLive reported last month...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Suspended Michigan State RB Delton Williams Expected To Rejoin Spartans

Delton Williams is expected to soon be back with the Michigan State football program, according to a report by  Williams, a junior, was suspended indefinitely in mid-March after getting arrested on a misdemeanor charge.    @williams_delton  He rushed for 316 yards and five touchdowns as a sophomore in 2014.  From’s report:  Williams could face a multi...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: What Nairn’s evolution means to title hopes

Last season, the Michigan State basketball team made their late season push behind a move meant to free Travis Trice by moving him off the ball. With only one other player capable of playing as a full-time point guard, Spartan coach Tom Izzo inserted true freshman point guard Lourawls “Tum Tum” Nairn into the starting lineup. That move paid off in the long run for the Spartans...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football All-Dantonio team: Trenton Robinson and Kurtis Drummond

EDITOR’S NOTE: Mark Dantonio begins his 9th season at the helm of Michigan State’s football program this fall. In the coming weeks, the isportsMSU team will be putting together the “All-Dantonio Team” which will consist of the top players in the Mark Dantonio era, listed in a depth chart format. The criteria for selecting the players is their performance as a player at...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football All-Dantonio Team: Trevon Pendleton

EDITOR’S NOTE: Mark Dantonio begins his 9th season at the helm of Michigan State’s football program this fall. In the coming weeks, the isportsMSU team will be putting together the “All-Dantonio Team” which will consist of the top players in the Mark Dantonio era, listed in a depth chart format. The criteria for selecting the players is their performance as a player at...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

IAKOW Mailbag 6/26/15: OL, Michigan State basketball series and McElwain discipline

Welcome to our first edition of the IAKOW Mailbag! This is the perfect opportunity for our readers to directly ask about whatever they want. We’ll try to do them once or twice a month; email me questions at any time to … Continue reading →
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State and Michigan State Could Both Make College Football Playoff in 2015

There is a lot of moving and shaking happening in the Big Ten these days. On the field, this league has taken a lot of flack over the years (...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State unveils new uniforms with matte helmets

Nike, the leading innovator of uniforms for the NCAA, has just busted out their latest design for Michigan State University. So long are the days of the sheen and glossy looks for helmets, as Nike and the Spartans have collaborated for the new matte look. The new home jerseys and helmets are outfitted with their signature dark green with the Spartan logo on the sides of the helmet...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect primer: Connor Cook | QB | Michigan State

Going into the 2014 college football season, not many quarterbacks were being hyped as much as Connor Cook. The now senior quarterback for Michigan State finished his sophomore season in 2013 with nearly 2,800 yards and 22 touchdowns to only 6 interceptions. Those stats aren’t eye popping but what really got people’s attention was his play down the stretch in upset victories...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State football recruiting: why Khalid Kareem’s commitment to Alabama is good for MSU

Khalid Kareem was once committed to Michigan State. It lasted for less than a week. Today, Kareem chose Alabama after being considered a Michigan lean for about a month. Apparently, Michigan State was out of the running because they already had 4 defensive linemen committed, and it was a mutual decision between the MSU staff and Kareem. #Alabama commit Khalid Kareem said he appreciated...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

BSR Opponent Preview: Michigan State

Talking 10’s Andy Coppens joins Joe Dexter on Buckeye Sports Radio to preview the Michigan State Spartans, a team that will have a lot on the line when they meet up with Ohio State in the second to last game of the season. The post BSR Opponent Preview: Michigan State appeared first on The Buckeye Battle Cry: Ohio State News and Commentary.
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State self-reported recruiting violation

There have been some pretty big violations reported to the NCAA this summer. From Tennessee self-reporting violations of them making impermissible calls to a basketball player that led to the student’s departure from the school to North Carolina being investigated for inequality for athletes and regular students, there have been some pretty serious violations reported. Michigan...
Via Campus Sports Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Michigan OL Doug Skene Takes Shot At Michigan State For 2014 Rings

Last weekend, Michigan State’s football players received their rings that celebrate the 2014 season, during which the Spartans won the Cotton Bowl.  The tribute to the Cotton Bowl victory wasn’t the aspect of the jewelry that stood out, though. What stood out was the tribute to MSU’s victory against Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Wolverines, 35-11.  This seemed to upset...
Via College Spun
19 days ago  |  Discuss

MSU softball coaches allegedly use ex-player as a target

Michigan State Spartans softball coaches Jessica Bograkos and Jacquie Joseph are set to face a police investigation. According to the Detroit News, former softball player Alyssa McBride reported that Bograkos threw softballs at her on two separate incidents with consent from head coach Joseph. Allegedly, McBride was being punished for making distasteful, off-the-record comments...
Via Campus Sports Net
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State’s Cotton Bowl Rings Remind Michigan Who’s King Right Now

Michigan State's Cotton Bowl rings from this past season have a friendly reminder for rival Michigan of who's king right now.
Via Gamedayr
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: 2016 In-State LB Brandon Randle Announces Michigan State Commitment On Twitter

Michigan State has secured a commitment from Battle Creek (Mich.) Central linebacker Brandon Randle, he announced moments ago on Twitter.  Happy to announce I am officially commiting to Michigan state university #bearcatpride# #dreamteam16# #spartannation — B RAN (@brandonrandle7) June 14, 2015 Randle, a three-star recruit, is the No. 45 outside linebacker...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: WR Hunter Rison, An MSU Legacy, Is The Spartans’ First 2017 Commit

Ann Arbor (Mich.) Skyline WR Hunter Rison is the son of ex-Michigan State star and NFL wide receiver Andre Rison. The Spartans were the first program to offer the younger Rison back in April, and he elected to follow in his father’s footsteps by committing to Michigan State today.  The 5-foot-11, 183-pound Rison is the Spartans’ first commitment for the 2017 class. Blessed...
Via College Spun
23 days ago  |  Discuss

First Look At Michigan State’s New Locker Room Is Impressive

Here's a first look at Michigan State's new locker room, which the Spartans showed to recruits on Wednesday.
Via Gamedayr
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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