Spartans Tied Atop Big Ten With Win In Happy ValleyTo his pleasure, the Spartans played their grittiest game all year and gave themselves a chance to win what Izzo calls the most physical conference.
Quick Start And Tough D Gives Spartans Big Victory At Maryland"It was an unbelievable designed 75-foot play that we put in just last week," Izzo said with a grin. "So that's coaching fellas, that's coaching."
Spartans-Terrapins Prepare For Big Ten ShowdownMaryland (23-5, 13-4) has a two-game lead on No. 24 Michigan State (19-9, 11-6) with three games left in the regular season. Illinois, Penn State and Wisconsin are in a four-way tie for second place with the Spartans.
Spartans Keep Big Ten Title Hopes Alive With Win Over Iowa"Cassius had a miserable first half," Spartans coach Tom Izzo said. "He did what true champions are supposed to do and just did an unbelievable job in the second half."
Mel Tucker Lands Linebacker & Special Teams CoachesMichigan State hired Ross Els as special teams coordinator and William Peagler as running backs coach.
Izzo Gives Walk-On Hoiberg His Moment In Front Of Family Izzo gave Jack Hoiberg his first start, a nod to the walk-on guard playing in Lincoln, with his dad, Fred, on the opposite bench coaching the Huskers.
Spartans Win In Lincoln, Pistons Thumped By Giannis And BucksThe Spartans, who have been struggling for almost a month, had a good shooting night, the Bucks had 70 points by halftime on their way to a 126-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Former Spartan Wideout Hawkins Hired By Mel TuckerTucker brought one of his assistants with the Buffaloes with him on Monday, hiring Chris Kapilovic to be his offensive line coach and running game coordinator. Kapilovic had the same roles at Colorado under Tucker last year in his only season at the school.
Former MSU Hoop Star Keith Appling Facing Heroin ChargeFormer Michigan State basketball player Keith Appling was charged with drug crimes after authorities say they found heroin in his vehicle that he planned to sell.
Michigan State Finds Their New CoachMel Tucker recalled making $400 a month when he began his career as a graduate assistant at Michigan State, sleeping under his desk hoping to be noticed when coach Nick Saban walked in or out of the building.
MSU Football Hires New CoachMichigan State Football just landed its new head coach.
MSU Hoops Halts Skid With Win In ChampaignStar guard Ayo Dosunmu crumbled to the floor clutching his left knee moments after Michigan State's Xavier Tillman threw down a huge dunk that lifted the Spartans over the 22nd-ranked Illini 70-69.
MSU Lands Head Coach Mel Tucker From ColoradoA person familiar with the decision says Mel Tucker has agreed to lead Michigan State's football program.
Luke Fickell Turns Down Michigan StateCoach Luke Fickell informed Michigan State on Monday that he's decided to stay at Cincinnati, leaving the Spartans to resume their search to find Mark Dantonio's replacement.
Former MSU DC Pat Narduzzi Not Interested In Leaving PittPat Narduzzi considers Mark Dantonio a mentor. However, the Pittsburgh coach has no intentions of replacing him at Michigan State.