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.
Michigan Takes Down Rutgers 60-52Juwan Howard refers to Zavier Simpson as the Tom Brady of Michigan basketball, with the point guard leading and directing the Wolverines.
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.
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.
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."
Brooks Scores 20 As Michigan End Slide At NebraskaThe 79-68 victory Tuesday night ended a four-game losing streak, their longest since 2014-15, and gave them their first road win of the season.
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.
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 Thump Michigan 87-69Cassius Winston made his last home game against Michigan memorable with a sensational performance his in-state rivals would rather forget.
Spartans Knock Off Illini To Stay Undefeated In Big TenMichigan State played perhaps its best game of the season at least in part because Cassius Winston and Xavier Tillman were clicking together on the court.
Spartans Buck Trend, Win Big Ten Game On RoadCassius Winston scored 21 points and Xavier Tillman and Gabe Brown led a dominant effort on the glass, helping Michigan State hold off Northwestern for a 77-72 win on Wednesday night.
Michigan Falls To Illini In Champaign 71-62The 7-foot Illinois freshman from Jamaica had 19 points, 10 rebounds and four blocks to help Illinois upset No. 5 Michigan 71-62 on Wednesday night.
Spartans Open Big Ten Campaign With Victory Over RutgersCassius Winston had 23 points and seven assists, helping the Spartans top the Scarlet Knights 77-65 on Sunday night in the Big Ten opener for both teams.
Izzo & Spartans Are No.1, Now Prove It.The Spartans will find out soon if they're that good because Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo has put together one of his toughest schedules — even for him. Izzo regularly tests his teams during the nonconference schedule, hoping it prepares them to win Big Ten championships and contend for national titles.
Cassius Winston Earns Big Ten Preseason Player Of The YearMichigan State coach Tom Izzo had little doubt All-America guard Cassius Winston would return for his senior season rather than jump to the NBA. And it wasn’t just because he needed another year of college ball.