Former Michigan State players charged with sexual assault agree to plea deals

Three former Michigan State football players — Donnie Corley, Josh King, and Demetric Vance — were all charged with criminal sexual conduct in June of 2017, stemming from a campus incident back in January of that same year. That trio was in Ingham County Circuit Court on Wednesday to learn whether or not they would … Read more

Jon Engler praises newly extended Mark Dantonio

Michigan State Spartans football head coach Mark Dantonio is coming back for his 12th season in East Lansing. The Michigan State board of trustees authorized an annual contract extension. The terms of his deal with the university is for an annual one year extension, unless they were to give him a hand-written notice by mid-January … Read more

Former Spartan football players pleading not guilty to sexual assault charges

NCAA Football: Big Ten Championship-Iowa vs Michigan State

Former Michigan State football players Donnie Corley, Josh King and Demetric Vance — who were formally charged with sexual assault on Tuesday and immediately dismissed from the program — are pleading not guilty after a judge authorized warrants for their arrest. Both Corley and King were arraigned in court on Wednesday, one day after Vance … Read more

WATCH: Mark Dantonio and Mark Hollis close book on investigation with presser

NCAA Football: Michigan at Michigan State

The big news of the day took place in East Lansing when Michigan State football players — or former now, rather — Donnie Corley, Josh King and Demetric Vance were officially charged with criminal sexual conduct and promptly dismissed from the program by head coach Mark Dantonio. Only Vance of the three were formally arraigned … Read more

BREAKING: MSU’s Donnie Corley, Josh King, Demetric Vance charged with criminal sexual conduct

The hammer has come down hard Tuesday morning in East Lansing. Authorities have issued arrest warrants and charges have been authorized for three Michigan State football players. Michigan State's Donnie Corley, Josh King, Demetric Vance charged with sexual assault https://t.co/TapMJWEE0d — Kyle Austin (@kylebaustin) June 6, 2017 Donnie Corley (19, from Detroit), Josh King (19, … Read more

3 biggest takeaways from Michigan State’s loss to Michigan on Saturday

Saturday sure wasn’t the blood shedding that I expected. I’ll go out on a limb and assume you all felt the same and had tempered interactions last week. Despite the loss and the aftermath of memes and internet mockery, there are some positives to pull from this game for Michigan State. Outside the obvious of … Read more

EDITORIAL: Don’t sleep on Michigan State in 2016

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 such. The views contained within are the views of the author and the author alone. If you look back in the history of the Big Ten, … Read more

Dantonio: ‘Spartan brand is very strong right now’

The Michigan Wolverines have seemed to adopt to this “Who’s got it better than us? Nobody!” mantra created by head football coach/tree-climber/sleepover friend/media-claimed messiah Jim Harbaugh. And perhaps one day down the road, they will be back to what Michigan is use to being on the gridiron. But if those associated with the Michigan State Spartans were to … Read more

5 players from MSU’s 2016 class that will make an immediate impact

[tps_header] The Michigan State Spartans on National Signing Day received letters of intent from many of their early commits, bringing their total to 20. Despite missing out on some notable, high-profile names throughout the day and a top target putting his signing day on hold due to a pending legal issue, Michigan State finished with their highest-ranked … Read more

Mark Dantonio is quietly putting together his best recruiting class ever

Separated by just 64 miles from all the insanity that is the Jim Harbaugh recruiting show, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio continues to pluck 4-star talent from all across the country. However, while it is nice to be able to get a guy like 6-6, 230 pound defensive end Josh King, No. 1 player in … Read more