As Michigan State campaigned through the NCAA Tournament bubble last season, Tom Izzo’s stump speech focused mostly on the Spartans’ hellacious non-conference schedule. All these month’s later, next year’s schedule is taking shape. While challenging, it presents a toned down slate with far less travel. Last year’s 13,000 miles of air travel won’t be repeated. The competition, though, will be daunting. Here’s what we know, so far, about Michigan State’s 2017-18 schedule.