While hosting Northwestern might seem like an ideal opportunity for the Spartans to get back on track, Tom Izzo is wary of the Wildcats.
Sports Illustrated legal analyst Michael McCann expects players from more schools to pursue unionization.
While salaries for athletes is not something the CAPA is currently listing as a demand, the safe bet says it could be eventually, putting the $5.15 billion in revenue of the athletic departments of the five power conferences up for grabs, reports ESPN.
Gary Harris scored 14 points and No. 4 Michigan State beat Northwestern 54-40 on Wednesday night for its ninth straight win.
John Groce liked a lot of what No. 23 Illinois did on Sunday. They just didn’t do enough of it on offense.
Even at full strength, Northwestern figured to have a tough time with No. 20 Iowa.
Michigan won again without McGary, the star big man who is out indefinitely with a back injury.
Cook threw for two touchdowns. Langford ran for two scores, and the Spartans (10-1, 7-0) reached the conference title game for the second time in three years.
Michigan State is one win from its second Big Ten championship game in three seasons and two from the best conference record in school history.
Devin Gardner scored on a 5-yard run to lift Michigan to a 27-19 triple-overtime victory over Northwestern on Saturday after the Wolverines’ Brendan Gibbons tied it with a 44-yard field goal at the end of regulation.