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COLUMBUS, OH - MARCH 9:  Head Coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans walks off the court after the Ohio State Buckeyes defeated Michigan State 69-67 on March 9, 2014 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Izzo On Effect Of Hand-Check Rules: ‘They Have To Change It To Six Fouls’

Izzo said the change in how hand-checking is officiated has been hard on players and coaches, and the matter has not set well with him.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

Darqueze Dennard #31 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates his fourth-quarter interception against the Michigan Wolverines at Spartan Stadium on November 2, 2013 in East Lansing, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 29-6. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Darqueze Dennard And Isaiah Lewis To Do Local Autograph Signing

Fresh off the first Rose Bowl win since 1988 Michigan State defensive backs Darqueze Dennard and Isaiah Lewis are signing autographs for their fans.

97.1 The Ticket–03/10/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - MARCH 8:  Jordan Morgan #52 of the Michigan Wolverines holds up his piece of the net following a 84-80 win over the Indiana Hoosiers during the second half of a basketball game on March 8, 2014, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Big Ten Tournament Matchups Announced For Michigan, Michigan State

No. 12 Michigan and No. 22 Michigan State both earned first-round byes in this year’s Big Ten tournament.

CBS Detroit–03/10/2014

Keith Appling #11 of the Michigan State Spartans. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Buckeyes Score Last 4 In 69-67 Win Over No. 22 MSU

LaQuinton Ross scored 22 points and Aaron Craft added 12, including a late free throw, to lead Ohio State past No. 22 Michigan State 69-67 on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–03/09/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 06: Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans hugs head coach Tom Izzo while holding Lacey Holsworth, a 8-year-old from St. Johns Michigan who is battling cancer, after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes 86-76 at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

3 Reasons To Believe Tom Izzo And MSU Spartans Will Make Have A Strong March

Tom Izzo is an incredible coach. Sell him short, especially in March, at your own risk.

97.1 The Ticket–03/07/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 06: Denzel Valentine #45 of the Michigan State Spartans reacts during the first half while playing the Iowa Hawkeyes at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

No. 22 Michigan State Beats No. 24 Iowa 86-76

Keith Appling scored in double figures for the first time in more than five weeks and No. 22 Michigan State looked healthier than it had in months in an 86-76 victory over No. 24 Iowa on Thursday night.

97.1 The Ticket–03/06/2014

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks with Branden Dawson #22 during game. FILE PHOTO (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Illinois Beats No. 18 Michigan State 53-46

The Spartans have dropped two straight and six of their last 10 games.

97.1 The Ticket–03/01/2014

EAST LANSING, MI - FEBRUARY 13: Denzel Valentine #45 of the Michigan State Spartans and head coach Tom Izzo talk late in the second half of the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Breslin Center on February 13, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. The Spartans defeated the Wildcats 85-70. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Question About Players Unionizing Sparks Insight From Izzo

Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo looked reluctant as he considered the question.

CBS Detroit–02/27/2014

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01: Head coach Mark Dantonio and the Michigan State Spartans celebrate stopping the Stanford Cardinal on fourth down to take possesion in the final moments of their 24-20 win in 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2014 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Over Past Four Years, Dantonio One Of College Football’s Best Bargains

Giant salary increase notwithstanding, Dantonio is a great value for the Spartans.

CBS Detroit–02/26/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 25:  Roland Martin #73 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrates with his Head Coach Mark Dantonio after the game against the Michigan Wolverines on October 25, 2008 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan State won the game 35-21. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dantonio Gets Pay Raise At Michigan State

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio will earn $3.64 million in annual compensation after agreeing to an amended contract following the school’s first Rose Bowl victory in over a quarter-century.

97.1 The Ticket–02/26/2014

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Spartans Defeat Wolverines To Capture Big Ten Title

The Michigan State Spartans hold the winner’s trophy after the 69-55 win over the Michigan Wolverines during the finals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament,

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