Monthly Archives: October 2012

Wednesday smorgasbord: Madison Williams out, Branden Dawson great, Johnny Adams OK

A number of topics to catch up with this afternoon, including a third ACL injury for MSU women’s basketball player Madison Williams.

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Looking at MSU’s chances of getting to Indy

As I wrote the other day, MSU still has a chance at repeating as Big Ten Legends Division champions and getting to Indianapolis to play for a shot at reaching the Rose Bowl. But it’s an uphill battle that will … Continue reading

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Looking at how MSU football recruits fared

Ohio recruits concluded the regular season while the playoffs were in full swing for Michigan and Wisconsin recruits over the weekend. Here is a look at how Michigan State’s verbal commits fared in games this weekend.

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MSU basketball: Costello injured in practice

MSU freshman Matt Costello took a hard fall in practice this afternoon, and coach Tom Izzo said he might miss Tuesday’s exhibition opener against Northwood (Fla.).

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MSU picks up big win at Camp Randall

Bennie Fowler and Andrew Maxwell hooked up for a game-winning catch for the second time this season, helping the Spartans earn a 16-13 win in overtime over Wisconsin on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium. This win was a much needed … Continue reading

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HALFTIME – Wisconsin 7, MSU 3

Michigan State finds itself down just 7-3 at the halftime but came away empty handed after starting a drive in the red zone as its offensive struggles continued. It marks the fifth time this season the Spartans have been held … Continue reading

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MSU-Wisconsin becoming a rivalry

This season hasn’t gone the way Michigan State expected, but that doesn’t lessen the impact of today’s visit to Wisconsin. MSU and Wisconsin combined for two of the most memorable football games in the Big Ten last year and have … Continue reading

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Another close game likely in store for Spartans; Narduzzi praises Bullough

We’re about 27 hours from kickoff and it’s almost time to “Jump Around” like they do at Camp Randall Stadium. Michigan State is 4-4 and will be trying to avoid a third straight loss when it visits Wisconsin on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Big Ten media day notes

The annual kickoff to the Big Ten men’s and women’s basketball seasons took place today at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. The Indiana men’s basketball progran grabbed all the attention throughout the preseason and was one of the hot topics of … Continue reading

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Dantonio sticks up for Roushar

All season there has been talk about offensive coordinator Dan Roushar among fans. Many view him as a reason for Michigan State’s lack of offensive success this season.The Spartans rank 11th in the Big Ten in scoring offense at 19.6 … Continue reading

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