Football Season Delays Mark Dantonio Lawsuit DepositionA federal judge has ruled that Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio can wait until after the football season to give a deposition in a former employee's lawsuit.
Spartans Defense Lives Up To Hype As MSU Thumps Tulsa 28-7Willekes recovered two fumbles, including one for a touchdown, and No. 18 Michigan State manhandled Tulsa 28-7 on Friday night. Willekes, back on the field after breaking his leg in last season's was part of a swarming Michigan State defense.
The Spartans Take On Tulsa In Season OpenerIt's the first chance for Michigan State to show off any offensive improvements after the Spartans scored only 32 points in their last four games last season. The Spartans shuffled roles around among offensive assistants, and Brad Salem is now the offensive coordinator.
6th Season Granted to MSU's Soward & HartbargerMichigan State punter Jake Hartbarger and receiver Brandon Sowards have been granted a sixth season of eligibility by the NCAA.
Spartan Field Turf Up For SaleThe school says the turf is being replaced after the spring football game on April 13. Sections of grass are being sold for $10 on the school's surplus store website .
Spartans To Be Big Challenge For Huskers' Prolific OffenseNebraska's offense has generated more than 450 yards in seven straight games, something not even the powerhouse Tom Osborne teams of the 1990s did.
No. 8 Ohio State Tries For Another Victory At Michigan StateNo. 8 Ohio State (8-1, 5-1 Big Ten, No. 10 CFP) at No. 24 Michigan State (6-3, 4-2, No. 18 CFP), 12:05 p.m. EST (Fox).
Have The No. 8 Buckeyes Solved Their Running Game Problems?After seeing its two star running backs shut down by a series of less talented opponents, No. 8 Ohio State finally managed to break them loose on Saturday. It was a timely development, as the Buckeyes this week prepare to face the top defense in the country against the run.
Big Ten Fines Michigan St 10K, Reprimands Harbaugh, DantonioThe Big Ten fined Michigan State $10,000 and reprimanded the Spartans football team, coach Mark Dantonio, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh and Wolverines linebacker Devin Bush for their actions and comments regarding a confrontation before last week's game.
Dantonio Lets Harbaugh Have Last Word, Sets Sights On PurdueThe Michigan State coach opened his news conference Tuesday saying he was done talking about the pregame flap when several Wolverine players on the field were caught up in the Spartans' traditional stadium walk. Dantonio then tried to direct attention to Michigan State's game this Saturday against Purdue.
Michigan State's Hartbarger Likely Done For The SeasonMichigan State coach Mark Dantonio says punter Jake Hartbarger's leg injury from last month is likely to end his season.
AP Top 25: Notre Dame Into Top 5; Texas Top 10; 8 SEC TeamsAfter three teams in the top eight and eight ranked teams overall lost on Saturday, there was significant movement throughout the AP Top 25 , except in the first four spots.
Spartans, Wildcats Have Plenty Of Room For ImprovementHere are a few things to watch when the Spartans host the Wildcats this weekend
No. 20 Michigan State Still Struggling To Finish StrongFor a third straight game, Michigan State was outscored in the fourth quarter.
No. 21 Michigan State Heavy Favorite Vs Central MichiganMichigan State is ranked No. 1 in the country in rushing defense.