Michigan State’s Davis enters transfer portal
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Another Michigan State football player has entered the transfer portal: tight end Noah Davis.
The school announced the move Friday. Davis missed all of last season...
2nd Michigan State receiver enters transfer portal
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State receiver Cam Chambers has entered the transfer portal, the second Spartans receiver to make the move in less than a week.
Michigan State’s Bridges entering transfer portal
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State wide receiver Weston Bridges is entering the transfer portal.
The school confirmed the move Monday. Bridges played in six games last season as a...
No. 8 Badgers post 4th shutout in 38-0 win over Spartans
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said he knew the Spartans were going to have to stop Jonathan Taylor if they were going to have any shot at stealing a win at No. 8...
Spartans’ re-tooled offense to face No. 8 Badgers’ No. 1 D
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Mark Dantonio made some changes on the offensive side of the ball during the offseason.
The 13th-year Michigan State coach placed all five offensive assistants from 2018...
Taylor, No. 8 Wisconsin to host Big Ten foe Michigan State
Michigan State (4-2, 2-1 Big Ten) at No. 8 Wisconsin (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (BTN).
Big Ten contenders are winning with defense
This is not an easy year to be an offensive coordinator in the Big Ten.
Brad Salem, who fills that role for Michigan State, had to face one of the nation's top defenses last week against...
No. 10 Penn St. facing night road test against No. 17 Iowa
Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week:
Judge: Dantonio’s deposition can wait until after season
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A 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.
Taylor, Wisconsin another test for Michigan State
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — For Michigan State, the speed of Ohio State is followed up this week by the strength of Wisconsin.
The Spartans, who are playing back-to-back road games against...
Fields, Dobbins lead No. 4 Ohio St over No. 25 Michigan St
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Justin Fields looked less like Superman and more like a mere mortal at times against No. 25 Michigan State on Saturday night. But that was bound to happen to the Ohio State...
No. 25 Michigan State seeks another upset of No. 4 Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State coach Ryan Day wants his players to understand Michigan State has a history of spoiling the Buckeyes' plans.
No. 14 Iowa’s visit to No. 19 Michigan tops Big Ten schedule
Here's what to watch in the Big Ten this week:
Can No. 25 Michigan State slow down fourth-ranked Buckeyes?
No. 25 Michigan State (4-1, 2-0 Big Ten) at No. 4 Ohio State (5-0, 2-0), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC).
Michigan State’s Winston earns preseason Big Ten honors
ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Michigan 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...
No. 25 Michigan State gears up for tough October schedule
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Forget about waiting until the stretch run in November. Michigan State will find out right now how it measures up against the Big Ten's top teams.
Fear of ‘slip-ups’ continuing to fuel No. 4 Buckeyes’ roll
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It's been pounded into the heads of Ohio State players since the winter, how losses to unranked opponents from the Big Ten West ended bids for the College Football Playoff the...
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No. 25 Michigan State outlasts Indiana 40-31
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — On a rare day when Michigan State's defense was struggling, Brian Lewerke and Darrell Stewart helped the Spartans prevail.
QB situation uncertain for Indiana against No. 25 Spartans
Kenny Willekes expects his Michigan State defense to be ready, no matter who is playing quarterback for Indiana.
"We have our game plan, we're going to set up our game plan the way we're...
No. 25 Michigan State hosts Indiana for Homecoming
Indiana (3-1, 0-1 Big Ten) at No. 25 Michigan State (3-1, 1-0), Saturday at 3:40 p.m. EDT (BTN).
No. 25 Spartans out to prove this season is different
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Mark Dantonio is now the winningest coach in Michigan State history, and tight end Matt Seybert now has a scholarship.
Lewerke’s 3 TDs lead Michigan State over Northwestern 31-10
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Michigan State was determined to get back on track following a stunning loss last week.
Brian Lewerke had three touchdown passes, Elijah Collins added a rushing TD and...
Ex-staffer: Michigan St, Dantonio was warned about recruit
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former football recruiter who is suing Michigan State says he urged coach Mark Dantonio to reject a player who subsequently was convicted of sexual assault.
After tough loss, Spartans look to rebound at Northwestern
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio isn't losing faith in his team.
He has seen the Spartans bounce back from difficult losses to make a run in Big Ten play and is...
No. 24 Arizona State and Colorado open Pac-12 play
Colorado (2-1) at No. 24 Arizona State (3-0), Saturday at 10 p.m. EDT (Pac-12 Network).
Spartans moving on to Big Ten opener after loss
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Mark Dantonio can look back on plenty of miscues from Michigan State's loss last weekend.
The big concern now for the Spartans is what happens next. They'll try to...
Michigan State OL Jarvis expected to miss 6-7 weeks
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State offensive lineman Kevin Jarvis is expected to miss 6-7 weeks with a leg injury.
Coach Mark Dantonio said Jarvis isn't lost for the season, but he...
No. 24 Arizona State hoping to avoid letdown after big win
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State picked up some impressive wins in coach Herm Edwards' first season, knocking off Michigan State, Southern California and rival Arizona.
Close finishes galore _ with mixed results for Big Ten
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Mark Dantonio will have to wait a bit for his next milestone after the last couple minutes went terribly wrong for Michigan State.
Arizona State edges No. 18 Spartans 10-7 in wild last minute
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Jayden Daniels and Arizona State spoiled Mark Dantonio's bid for a milestone.
Instead, the Michigan State coach was left to explain a chaotic finish to a...
No. 18 Michigan State set for rematch with Arizona State
This was the moment early last season when Michigan State's offense hit its first major snag.
Faced with a tricky nonconference test on the road, the Spartans wasted opportunities throughout...
No. 18 Michigan State tries to pay back Arizona State
Arizona State (2-0) at No. 18 Michigan State (2-0), Saturday at 4:05 p.m. EDT (Fox).
Dantonio win away from all-time wins mark at Michigan State
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Mark Dantonio's name will soon stand alone atop the list of all-time winningest football coaches at Michigan State.
Offense responds for No. 19 Spartans in 51-17 win over WMU
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Brian Lewerke understood why his coach was so annoyed after an uneven performance last week in the season opener.
No. 19 Spartans have room for improvement against WMU
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Mark Dantonio made it clear this week that No. 19 Michigan State needs to approach this next game with a sense of urgency.
Dantonio can tie record when No. 19 Spartans host WMU
Western Michigan (1-0) at No. 19 Michigan State (1-0), Saturday at 7:40 p.m. EDT (BTN).
Dantonio blunt about Spartans’ mistakes in opener
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One more win would give Mark Dantonio a share of the school record.
The Michigan State coach is in no mood to celebrate.
No. 18 Michigan State shuts down Tulsa in 28-7 win
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Raequan Williams knocked the ball out, and Kenny Willekes recovered it in the end zone.
When Michigan State's defensive linemen are playing like this, the...
Big Ten brotherhood: Family ties run deep across conference
Football players often refer to their teammates as brothers.
In the Big Ten, a lot of them truly are.
On Nebraska's defensive line, twins Carlos and Khalil Davis are starting ends and...
Tulsa the first test for No. 18 Michigan State’s offense
Tulsa (3-9 last season) at No. 18 Michigan State (7-6), Friday at 7:05 p.m. Eastern (FS1).
No. 18 Michigan St. brings tough defense to opener vs. Tulsa
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Part of the reason the Michigan State offense is under so much scrutiny is because it is much easier to predict what the Spartans will do on defense.
Spartans saying little about offense that needs improvement
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Later this week, the mystery surrounding Michigan State's offense will finally end.
Changes abound as Michigan State tries to fix offense
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Seven months ago, Mark Dantonio shook up his offensive staff, keeping his assistants but switching their roles around.
Dobbs, Barnett highlight Michigan State class
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State has signed offensive lineman Devontae Dobbs of Detroit as part of its 2019 recruiting class.
Dobbs, a five-star recruit according to 247Sports,...
Spartans hope to give seniors good send-off against Rutgers
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — As a senior at Michigan State, Khari Willis has certainly experienced college football's ups and downs.
His freshman season, the Spartans won the Big Ten and went...