Spartans Pull Away From Badgers For Big Road WinMichigan State coach Tom Izzo called it grit. Perhaps no Spartan embodied that more Tuesday night than his point guard.
Michigan No. 7, MSU No. 9 In Latest AP RankingSeventh-ranked Michigan (22-2, 11-2 Big Ten) beat No. 19 Wisconsin on Saturday, avenging its first loss this season. It helped that the Wolverines had a better day against Badgers forward Ethan Happ in Round 2.
MSU Ends 3-Game SkidMagic Johnson was back at Michigan State, joining his teammates to celebrate the 40-year anniversary of winning the national championship.
State Drops Third In A Row"Michigan State is a great team, and Tom is a great coach," Underwood said. "They're everything I want to be."
Spartans Fall 3 Spots In AP After Losing 2 StraightThe Spartans got knocked around and beaten at home by previously slumping Indiana in overtime Saturday, nearly a week after losing by 10 points at Purdue.
No. 6 Spartans Fall To Hoosiers In OTCoach Archie Miller earned his signature win at Indiana when no one outside the once-proud program saw it coming, especially when one of his best players went down with an injury.
This Week In The Big TenA look at the upcoming week around the Big Ten Conference
MSU Guard Langford Out for the SeasonMichigan State Spartans coach, Tom Izzo said guard, Joshua Langford, will likely will need surgery and be out for the rest of the season.
Purdue Starts Strong, Tops No. 6 Michigan St 73-63Ryan Cline scored 17 points and Eastern overcame his season-long free throw troubles by making six straight down the stretch to help the Boilermakers fend off a frantic late charge and hang on for a 73-63 upset Sunday over the sixth-ranked Spartans.
No. 6 Michigan State Blows Past No. 19 Iowa On The Road, 82-67But sixth-ranked Michigan State had the necessary toughness, blowing past the upstart Hawkeyes in a vintage Tom Izzo performance on the road.
Purdue Rolling Into Weekend Showdown With No. 6 Michigan StateA look at the upcoming week around the Big Ten:
No. 19 Iowa Looking For Payback vs. No. 6 Michigan StateNo matchup engendered skepticism of Iowa quite like its 90-68 loss at Michigan State in early December.