Former Michigan State star Malik McDowell arrested for disorderly conduct

Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive end Malik McDowell has yet to make his debut this season, after suffer injuries sustained in an ATV accident during this past summer. The second-round...

Muskegon 3-star quarterback La’Darius Jefferson commits to Michigan State

Few prep football players, if any, put together a better 2017 season than Muskegon quarterback La'Darius Jefferson. The 3-star dual-threat signal-caller took home multiple 'Player of the Year' honors...

Clarkston forward and Michigan State recruit Thomas Kithier ruled ineligible by MHSAA

Interesting news coming down from the Michigan High School Athletic Association on Thursday. Clarkston High School senior forward Thomas Kithier has been ruled ineligible to play sports for 180...

Jim Harbaugh: “I prefer (Mark Dantonio) didn’t talk about us.”

Who would have ever thought two head football coaches of rival schools bickering at each other, through social media no less, like children in grade school fighting over who...

3 Things that Michigan State fans need to know about Washington State

The Michigan State Spartans were recently selected to play in the Holiday Bowl in San Diego on December 28. The game will be played at 9 p.m. ET and...

Move over Flintstones, THIS is Tom Izzo’s best Michigan State team EVER

NOTE: The views expressed in this EDITORIAL do not necessarily reflect the views of Detroit Sports Nation or a majority of its writers and should not be misconstrued as...

WATCH: Tom Izzo appears on Judge Mathis, because why not?

Many coaches in sports, college and professional, are quite influential off the field/court/ice when they are not barking out orders from the bench. Some even make sure to have...

Dantonio responds to Harbaugh! Getcha popcorn ready!

With Michigan receiving a "better" bowl bid than Michigan State (like it really matters when neither is playing the Rose Bowl, New Years Six, or CFP), a semi-war of...

Here We Go! Jim Harbaugh takes shot at Mark Dantonio on Twitter

On Sunday, the bowl game slate was revealed and it was announced that Michigan will be playing in the Outback Bowl on Jan. 1, while Michigan State, who finished...

Outback Bowl explains choosing Michigan over Michigan State

The Green-and-White faithfuls are in an uproar over the Outback Bowl's decision to invite Michigan over Michigan State, despite Michigan State having a better overall record (9-3 vs. 8-4)...

Shots Fired! Michigan fan posts video to explain to MSU fans why they are...

Neither Michigan nor Michigan State will be playing in the College Football Playoff this season. To be honest, neither team even sniffed the CFP this season as the Wolverines...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

Michigan jumps MSU in bowl selection process? Mark Dantonio reminds Wolverines who is boss

Sunday was sort of the unofficial end of the regular season for college football, as the College Football Playoff pairings were revealed along with the entire lineup of bowl...

LOOK: Bowl destinations for Michigan and Michigan State announced

It is now official for both, Michigan and Michigan State football fans. The Michigan Wolverines will be heading to Tampa, Florida to take on South Carolina on New Year's Day...

VIDEO: 4-star Cass Tech DB Kalon Gervin commits to Michigan State for 2018

There is just one game remaining left in the season for Michigan State, as the Spartans will soon know where they will be playing their bowl game. This dormant...

3 Wolverines, 3 Spartans tabbed to All-Big Ten offensive squads

After announcing their all-defensive teams on Tuesday, the Big Ten Conference announced their all-offensive honorees on Wednesday. Three players each from both Michigan and Michigan State were given team honors...
NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-Second Round-Kansas vs Michigan State

3 Things we know about Michigan State hoops thus far

The college basketball season is underway and some teams have already made big impressions, both good (Duke University, 8-0 on the year) and bad (University of Arizona, 3-3 on...

6 Wolverines, 4 Spartans named to All-Big Ten defensive teams

With the regular season now in the rear view mirror, the postseason accolades in college football will begin to trickle out. On Tuesday, the Big Ten announced its all-conference...

3 Biggest season takeaways for Michigan State this season

It has been quite the turnaround season for Mark Dantonio and the Michigan State Spartans, as they have flipped their 3-9 record from last year to 9-3 in 2017....

Bowl Projections: Michigan State playing in January? Jim Harbaugh battling familiar face?

The 2017 college football regular season has come to a close, at least for the majority of FBS. With just some conference championships and rescheduled early-season matchups still to...

3 Biggest takeaways from Michigan State’s dominating win at Rutgers

After their dominating victory on the road against Rutgers in the regular season finale on Saturday, the Michigan State Spartans have successfully and officially completed a six-win turnaround from...

3 Keys to a Michigan State win over Rutgers in season finale

The Michigan State Spartans hit the road this weekend to take on Rutgers in their season finale. The Spartans are currently 8-3 (6-2 Big Ten), and are ranked No....
NCAA Football: Michigan State at Penn State

L.J. Scott comments on NFL decision

The speculation about whether or not Michigan State running back LJ Scott will declare for the NFL Draft after the season has really picked up lately with the regular...

Michigan State inches down in new AP Poll after loss to Duke last week

Michigan State nearly overcame their basketball kryptonite against Duke last week during the annual Champions Classic, but the Blue Devils eked out yet another win over the Spartans in...

Did star Michigan State player just reveal his intention to return in 2018?

There has been a lot of speculation lately about whether or not junior running back LJ Scott will be returning to school next fall for his senior season at...
NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-First Round-Michigan State vs Miami

Michigan State forward Miles Bridges listed as “day-to-day” with ankle injury

The Michigan State men's hoops team took the floor on Sunday for the first time since their loss to Duke in the Champions Classic on Tuesday. The Spartans welcomed...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

3 Takeaways from Michigan State’s bounce-back win at home vs. Maryland

It has been a very interesting last couple of weeks in the Big Ten. Following Michigan State's upset of Penn State and Ohio State getting bludgeoned by Iowa, many...

LOOK: Michigan State to don special uniforms for the PK80 Invitational next week

The Michigan State men's basketball team has been given the great luxury of playing in the commemorative 'PK80' tournament, or the Phil Knight Invitational. The newest of the early-season...

Michigan State forward Kenny Goins to miss “a couple weeks” with a knee injury

One reason the Michigan State Spartans are considered a big favorite to win the national title in college basketball this season is directly correlated to their depth, particularly in...
NCAA Football: Rutgers at Michigan State

Mark Dantonio named semifinalist for George Munger ‘Coach of the Year’ honor

Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio has been named a semifinalist for the George Munger coach of the year award. His Spartans currently sit at 7-3 (5-2 Big...

3 Keys to a Michigan State victory in their home finale vs. Maryland

Michigan State (7-3, 5-2 Big Ten) return to action this Saturday in East Lansing, as they will host the Maryland Terrapins. The Spartans are fresh off of a demoralizing...

FLASHBACK: No. 2 Michigan State takes down No. 1 Kentucky in Champions Classic

There's really no better way to ring in the new college basketball season that with an onslaught of hoops games to open the year. Said games are often highlighted...

AP POLL: Michigan State plummets, Michigan rises in latest Top 25

After plenty of drama and upsets on Saturday, there figured to be quite a shakeup in the latest AP Top 25 Polls. Both Michigan and Michigan State were at...

JUST IN: Game time announced for Maryland/Michigan State tilt next Saturday

Just about everything that could have went wrong for Michigan State on Saturday did go wrong. The Spartans turned in by far their worst performance, not only of this season...
NCAA Football: Michigan State at Notre Dame

BURN! Ohio State fan epically trolls Spartans mascot during blowout [Video]

On Saturday, Mark Dantonio and his Michigan State Spartans had a golden opportunity to take a giant step towards winning another Big Ten Championship when they invaded the Horseshoe to...
NCAA Football: Furman at Michigan State

3 Takeaways from Michigan State’s loss to Ohio State

It was a disastrous afternoon for the Michigan State Spartans on Saturday in Columbus. The Spartans were blown out 48-3 by the Ohio State Buckeyes in a game that...

5 Things that must happen for Michigan State to make the College Football Playoff

The Michigan State Spartans are currently 7-2 (5-1 Big Ten), and are ranked No. 12 in the country. They head to Columbus to take on the 13th-ranked Ohio State...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

Michigan State controls their own destiny, but what exactly is that?

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FLASHBACK: Michael Geiger, Michigan State take down Ohio State in Columbus

November 21, 2015: No. 9 Michigan State were heavy underdogs facing No. 2 Ohio State in Ohio Stadium. In order for the Spartans to remain in the hunt for...

3 Keys to a Michigan State victory at Ohio State this weekend

The Michigan State Spartans return to the football field this weekend, when they travel to Columbus to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes in a game that will most...

FLASHBACK: Michigan State stuns Ohio State in 2013 Big Ten Championship

The Michigan State Spartans visit Columbus to take on the Ohio State Buckeyes this weekend. Michigan State has a history of upsetting the Buckeyes in the Mark Dantonio era,...
Dantonio 1 Michigan State

WHAT!?!? You will not believe the Michigan State vs. Ohio State point spread

After defeating Penn State 27-24 on Saturday, the Michigan State Spartans finally started to get some respect as they jumped all the way to No. 13 in the AP...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

Mark Dantonio and his players have message for hard-core Michigan State fans

As the Michigan State Spartans were making their final preparations for Saturday's matchup against No. 7 Penn State, the "so-called" experts were busy making their last-minute picks and not...

AP POLL: Michigan State makes big jump, Michigan climbs back into Top 25

A successful week of football in the state of Michigan has resulted in positive movement for both school's in the Week 11 AP Poll. https://twitter.com/MSU_Football/status/927262977547436033 Michigan State (7-2, 5-1 Big Ten)...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

3 Takeaways from Michigan State’s upset victory over Penn State

Not a lot of people expected No. 24 Michigan State team to take down the defending Big Ten champion Penn State Nittany Lions. Seven hours after kickoff -- thanks...
NCAA Football: Michigan State at Notre Dame

MUST SEE: Michigan State’s game-winning FG over Penn State set to Titanic music

Last Saturday, Michigan State had a chance to remain unbeaten in Big Ten play but Northwestern was not given the memo as they defeated the Spartans in overtime. One may...
NCAA Football: Michigan State at Michigan

LOOK: Spartans Felton Davis makes incredible touchdown catch vs. Penn State

Coming off a terrible year in 2016, the Michigan State Spartans have had much to prove this college football season. Mark Dantonio has certainly rallied his players and has created an identity...
NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

LOOK: Mark Dantonio tweets message to MSU fans during weather delay

Michigan State fans waited patiently all week for their ultra-important matchup on Saturday against the Penn State Nittany Lions. After all, despite losing to Northwestern last weekend, the Spartans...
NCAA Basketball: Michigan at Michigan State

Michigan State checks in at No. 2 in preseason AP Top 25 for college...

We're just less than two weeks away from the start of the 2017-18 college basketball season. One team that is expected by many to be contending for a national...

3 Reasons why Michigan State could upend Penn State on Saturday

Saturday is shaping up to be an exciting day of college football from start to finish. There are a number of games featuring ranked opponents pitted against one another....

Cody White becoming a serious weapon on offense for Michigan State

The youth movement is alive and well at Michigan State. Already, the Spartans have played 13 true freshmen this season, the most ever under Mark Dantonio in his now...

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