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Michigan State Spartans ranked 3rd in ESPN Preseason College Basketball Top 25 Poll

This way-too-early ranking is a way-too-low one for Michigan State. Most of the way-too-early top 25 polls for next season have had Michigan State No. 1, but ESPN doesn’t think the Spartans should even be ranked second. Instead, ESPN has the Spartans ranked third in their updated top 25 for next season, trailing Arizona and Kansas. 3. Michigan State Spartans Key losses...
Via The Only Colors
6 hours ago

Michigan State Football: Who’s the most dangerous opponent in 2017?

It’s been argued that Michigan State football has one of the Big Ten’s toughest schedules for 2017, but which opponent is the most dangerous? Is it Michigan at the Big House? Nope. Ohio State at the Horseshoe? Naw. It has to be Penn State then? Not exactly. The most dangerous opponent on Michigan State’s schedule has a […] Michigan State Football: Who’s the most dangerous...
Via Spartan Avenue
7 hours ago

Former MSU Player Busted For Trafficking Heroin

According to the Detroit Free Press, former Michigan State DB Diego Oquendo was busted for selling heroin in Staten Island, N.Y.. Oquendo played 11 games predominantly on special teams for John L. Smith as a freshman in 2005, returning four kickoffs for 86 yards and making three tackles, and saw action in three games in 2006. He was listed on MSU’s preseason roster in 2007 but...
Via Diehardsport
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Four more gymnasts testify against former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar

Four more former gymnasts testified in court on Friday that former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar penetrated them during treatment. During the preliminary hearing on Friday, the four former gymnasts—the oldest of whom just recently turned 18—said Nassar sexually abused them while they were minors and seeking treatment for injuries. The former...
Via Excelle Sports
1 day ago

Commitment Spotlight: Four-Star Tight End Trenton Gillison

A more in-depth feature on Trenton Gillison, who took the time to answer my questions. Yesterday, I wrote an introductory article about where Michigan State’s 2018 recruiting class currently stands. Following that up, I am also going to feature individuals from the class. Kicking of this series is Trenton Gillison, a four-star tight end from Pickerington, Ohio. Gillison is...
Via The Only Colors
1 day ago

Michigan State Recruiting: 4-star JUCO OT Anthony McKinney offered

Michigan State recruiting has offered four-star JUCO offensive tackle Anthony McKinney from Iowa Western Community College. Going the JUCO route isn’t for most college football programs, however, Michigan State is attempting to reel in one of the top offensive tackles from that level. The Spartans offered four-star Anthony McKinney from Iowa Western Community College. Must [...
Via Spartan Avenue
2 days ago

Michigan State Football: Cam Chambers poised for big 2017 season

Redshirt freshman wide receiver Cam Chambers is primed for a major role for Michigan State football in 2017. Michigan State football’s Cam Chambers was the first member of the 2016 class to commit and stuck to his word when 2016 National Signing Day arrived. He had many significant offers from the likes of Alabama, Ohio […] Michigan State Football: Cam Chambers poised for big...
Via Spartan Avenue
2 days ago

Recruiting Roundup: 2018 Michigan State Football Class

A quick look at where the 2018 recruiting class currently stands. We’re still fairly early in the 2018 recruiting process, but let’s take a look at where Michigan State currently stands with its 2018 football recruiting class, and where each recruit ranks within some of the major recruiting outlet websites, namely Rivals, 247Sports and Scout. Quick note: It is important to...
Via The Only Colors
2 days ago

Karen Sadler: Beer made in honor of her son “a testament to who he was”

Mike Sadler was recognized for a lot of things on this earth before his tragic passing in an automobile accident last July, but unless you knew him personally, you probably didn’t know he had a fondness for beer. And a talent for creating it. “As craft beers started to gain popularity, (Mike) really became interested in the process,” Karen, Mike’s mother, said. “He developed...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Recruiting: Spartans make cut for 3-star WR Meechi Harris

Michigan State recruiting made the cut for three-star 2018 wide receiver Meechi Harris from Xenia, Ohio. Yet another 2018 Michigan State target has revealed his list of top schools and the Spartans have made the cut once again. Three-star receiver Meechi Harris from Xenia, Ohio, put the Spartans on his short list this week. Must […] Michigan State Recruiting: Spartans make cut...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 days ago

Michigan State Recruiting: 3-star RB Lyn-J Dixon names Spartans in top 12

Michigan State recruiting has made the cut for three-star 2018 running back Lyn-J Dixon from Butler, Ga. The Spartans received some good news on the recruiting trail Wednesday as three-star running back Lyn-J Dixon named Michigan State in his list of top schools. Must Read: MSU Recruiting: Top remaining 2018 football targets Although it’s not […] Michigan State Recruiting: 3...
Via Spartan Avenue
3 days ago

Fake CFB recruit Unique Brissett II loves his fame: “I was laughing. I was too hype”

On Monday, word came out that Unique Brissett II was visiting Michigan State. But the thing is, later on Monday, word also came out that Unique’s very unique recruiting process wasn’t real at all. Now the fake recruit is loving his ongoing 15 minutes of fame. Over the last year, Brissett has been reportedly fielding offers from top college football programs such as the University...
Via The Comeback
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Title IX investigation finds three players accused of sexual assault in violation of student policy

The investigation into the alleged sexual assaults committed by three Michigan State football players is winding its way through the university student conduct system, and most recently, a Title IX investigation determined that the students did indeed violate university student conduct policy. That’s according to the Detroit Free Press: Lansing attorney Karen Truszkowski confirmed...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

3 Michigan State players accused of assault violated policy

Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Only Recap: The Spartans lose regular season finale to No. 15 Michigan

Michigan State’s season ends in heartbreaking defeat Michigan State baseball lost their final regular season series against the No. 15 Wolverines over the weekend. They came out of the gates strong with a surprising 6-1 victory on Thursday before losing the final two games of 2017. Sadly this means the Spartans have to end their season with a 29-23 record along with a 10-14 B1G...
Via The Only Colors
5 days ago

‘CFB recruit’ Unique Brissett deleted his Twitter account upon discovery his recruitment was make believe

Everything was going great for JUCO prospect Unique Brissett when he woke up Monday morning. The Globe Institute of Technology wide receiver had trimmed his list to five Power 5 schools the night before, and the next step was a visit to Michigan State. Only as Land of 10’s Luke Srodulski noticed, the images Brissett tweeted out from his visit to Michigan State on Monday looked...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Three potential breakout players

Football season is closer than many may think, and MSU will be looking to bounce back from a disappointing 2016 season. MSU has a good balance of veterans and young talent, which could lead them to great things. Among that great talent are a few potential breakout players. Let’s take a look at three of them. Trishton Jackson If you saw any of the spring game, you know just how...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Women's Golf NCAA Championship Preview

The Spartans took the course for a practice round before their try at a championship.
Via Michigan State Spartans
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball poised to return to role as Big Ten bully

Last year’s Michigan State basketball team differed from typical Tom Izzo squads in a variety of ways. But there was no more stark difference between last year’s 15-loss team and most MSU hoops teams of the past two decades than size. It was one of, if not the biggest story of the Spartans’ season last year as injuries to big men Gavin Schilling and Ben Carter erased any type...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michigan State Softball Beats Michigan 5-4

The Spartans rallied in the 7th inning to beat the Wolverines in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament.
Via Michigan State Spartans
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Softball: Cardiac Spartans score three runs in the top of the seventh to upset Michigan

The rivalry between the Michigan State Softball team and the Wolverines of the University of Michigan has been anything but that in recent memory. Michigan has won 19 straight games against the Spartans and lead the all time series between the two teams 27-88 entering Friday night. With a trip to the Big Ten Conference Tournament semi-finals on the line the Michigan State Softball...
Via isportsweb.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michigan State Rallies to defeat Indiana, 8-7 (5/11/17)

Michigan State (30-21) opened the 2017 Big Ten Tournament with an 8-7 come-from-behind victory over Indiana. Trailing 7-4 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, the Spartans rallied for four runs, capped by a two-run pinch hit double by Jordan Davis that gave the Spartans the go-ahead run.
Via Michigan State Spartans
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Softball: Spartans rally with four runs in the sixth to squeak past Indiana

The Michigan State Softball team and the Indiana Hoosiers have been far too familiar with each other in recent days. The Spartans just finished up a three game series in Bloomington, Indiana this past week where they took two out of three games and were pleased to find out that the Hoosiers would be their first round opponent in the 2017 Big Ten Conference Tournament held at Alumni...
Via isportsweb.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Geiger recreated kick celebration at graduation

Michael Geiger walked across the stage as a college graduate and recreated the celebration from perhaps his most famous kick in the process.During his four years in East Lansing, Geiger made a lot of kicks against a lot of opponents. However, it’s one in particular he will likely be remembered for. On November 21, 2015, Geiger nailed a 41-yard field goal as time expired to give...
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN and Michigan State are involved in another lawsuit over records requests

Even though ESPN has suffered a number of job cuts in recent years, they still have a robust journalism apparatus, at least much more so than any of their other national sports competitors. And as part of ESPN’s investigative journalism, we’ve seen them embroiled in multiple lawsuits with universities over public records request. Just last year a dispute between ESPN and Notre...
Via Awful Announcing
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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