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. 
Mark Dantonio Steps Down As Head Coach Of SpartansDantonio announced his retirement Tuesday, ending a 13-year run in which his teams won three Big Ten titles and he became the school's winningest coach. The 63-year-old Dantonio called his decision a difficult one while noting the nonstop demands of the job.
Penn State Stuns Spartans At Breslin 75-70Lamar Stevens had 24 points and Myreon Jones made a career-high six 3-pointers and scored 20 points, leading the 22nd-ranked Nittany Lions to a 75-70 win over No. 16 Michigan State on Tuesday night.
MSU's Mark Dantonio Announces RetirementMichigan State football coach Mark Dantonio announces retirement.
Tillman And Winston Lead Spartans Past Northwestern 79-50"Cassius has to play better," Spartans coach Tom Izzo said. "There's nothing wrong with missing shots, but some of those turnovers are not like him."
Spartans Handle Gophers 70-52Cassius Winston had 18 points and eight assists and Xavier Tillman added 17 points and 10 rebounds, as 11th-ranked Michigan State cruised to a second victory over Minnesota in three weeks, 70-52 on Sunday.
Boilermakers Pummel Spartans 71-42Purdue held No. 8 Michigan State to its two lowest scoring halves of the season and lowest point total in nearly eight years as it snapped a two-game losing streak with a 71-42 upset.
Winston Starting To Heat Up As Spartans Handle Minnesota 74-58"Cassius had 27 points and barely breaks a sweat," Minnesota coach Richard Pitino said.
Spartans On The RiseCassius Winston smoothly dribbling in and out of traffic, distributing the ball and making jump shots. Xavier Tillman controlling the interior on both ends of the court.
Michigan State Legend George Perles Dies At 85George Perles, who coached Michigan State to a Rose Bowl victory in 1988 and was a key defensive assistant for the dominant Pittsburgh Steelers teams of the 1970s, died Tuesday. He was 85.