Youngstown State

Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans reacts after throwing a touchdown. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) FILE PHOTO 2012

Michigan St Routs Youngstown St 55-17

Connor Cook threw four touchdown passes in the first half, and the Michigan State offense finally looked smooth in a 55-17 victory over Youngstown State on Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–09/14/2013

B.J. Cunningham #3 of the Michigan State Spartans catches the ball against Donald D'Alesio #8 of the Youngstown State Penguins during an NCAA football game at Spartan Stadium on September 2, 2011. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

MSU 28, Youngstown 6

Kurt Hess found Jelani Berassa over the middle for a short touchdown pass in the second quarter, and suddenly, Youngstown State had a chance to tie the game against its heavily favored host.

97.1 The Ticket–09/03/2011

MSU football coach Mark Dantonio. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Michigan State Vs. Youngstown State 9-1-11

When Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio suffered a mild heart attack last season, the Spartans honored their “dad” by winning both games without him.

97.1 The Ticket–09/02/2011