Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  The sophomore shooting guard won first-team honors after making the second team last season. Harris also won all-defensive team honors. In what comes as a surprise to few people, Gary Harris was named to the All-Big Ten first team today by both the coaches and media. Harris was also added to the all-defensive team by the Big Ten Coaches.
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Ice Hockey msuspartans.com —  Michigan State senior forward Greg Wolfe has been named the Big Ten Third Star of the Week, it was announced by the conference office on Tuesday. Wolfe had three goals and one assist in a pair ties against Ohio State last weekend.
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Football btn.com —  Michigan State fans from across the nation traveled to see their beloved Spartans play in the 100th Rose Bowl Game on Wednesday. But once the clock hit 0:00 and the scoreboard read 24-20 in favor of MSU, there wasn’t anyone with a bigger smile across his face than former Spartan quarterback Kirk Cousins.
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Football freep.com —  Of course it came down to defense, and to the man who replaced Michigan State's defensive quarterback. Fourth-and-1? The Rose Bowl on the line? The beefiest team in college football in your way? Would you want it any other way?
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Track & Field msuspartans.com —  Michigan State redshirt junior Leah O’Connor was named Track Athlete of the Year and junior Tori Franklin received Field Athlete of the Year honors for the Great Lakes Region, as announced by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
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Men's Basketball detroitnews.com —  “As disappointed as I am,” Izzo said on Monday, “I am looking forward to kind of a fresh start and seeing if we can do what I think we can do.” What Izzo thought his team could do was compete for a national championship. But a 5-7 finish to the regular season has many doubting that.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo said "there's no question, this will be my most important Big Ten tournament" — because he wants to win it and because his team needs as many games as possible to get ready for the tournament that really matters.



Tom Izzo: Big Ten tournament 'is going to be big for us' Detroit News
In most seasons, the Big Ten men’s basketball tournament isn’t exactly high on the list of importance for Michigan State. That is hardly the case this season. “The tournament is going to be big for us,” Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said Tuesday. “Most years it is not. … There’s no question, this will be my most important Big Ten tournament.”

Michigan State preparing for 'most important Big Ten tournament' of Tom Izzo's career MLive
There's been an outside perception for years that Michigan State coach Tom Izzo doesn't care about winning the Big Ten tournament. Izzo is aware of that. He doesn't agree with that impression, but he knows it's out there. This year, however, there will be no whispers as to how important this weekend is for the Spartans.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  As senior center Adreian Payne addressed the crowd after the Spartans’ victory over Iowa last Thursday, Joy Harris felt a pang in her heart. A day later, sitting in her family’s home north of Indianapolis, it was still there. “Not knowing what’s going to happen after the season, I kept thinking, ‘We love this Spartan family,’ ” she said. “I felt it was our moment, too.”
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Women's Golf msuspartans.com —  The No. 24 Michigan State women's golf team improved by six shots in the second round at the Regional Challenge on Monday with a 14-over-par 298 and moved up three spots on the team leaderboard to 11th place. The Spartans are 34-over (304-298--602) through 36 holes.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Tickets are now available for the 2014 Michigan State women's basketball banquet. The event will be held on Tuesday, March 11 at Breslin Center with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. The cost for the banquet is $45 for adults, $20 for children (10 and under) and $15 for current MVP members.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Four members of the Michigan State men's basketball team earned All-Big Ten honors, as announced by the conference office on Monday, March 10.
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Men's Tennis msuspartans.com —  The Michigan State men's tennis team will look to get back on track Wednesday evening when it hosts Western Michigan. Play will begin at 6 p.m. inside the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility and admission is free.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  While Michigan State has never taken the opportunity to win any championship lightly, the Big Ten Tournament has meant different things to Spartan teams over the years.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  This is a put-up-or-pipe-down weekend for the Spartans, who've spent the latter part of the Big Ten season wondering (to themselves and aloud), 'What if?'
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State's postseason chances may be as unpredictable as any in recent memory, but the formula it needs to be successful this year is the same as the day Tom Izzo took over as head coach. Defense begets rebounding. Rebounding begets the break.
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Football freep.com —  So the first "way-too-early" top 25 college football rankings usually come out a few hours after the national championship game. But now we're almost a week removed from national signing day. Every team has added new talent to their rosters. Talent that, for the most part, isn't completely ready to contribute. Still, that doesn't stop ESPN's Mark Schlabach from posting another too early top 25.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo is trying to resist the urge to talk about injuries but confirmed Monday night that Keith Appling will at least miss this week's practice and games. "I'm not going to talk about it anymore," Izzo said Monday on his weekly radio show on the Spartan Sports Network. "It's nobody's fault -- it's not his, it's not mine. Let's blame the officials, what the hell? I think he's participated in over 400 straight practices until he got hurt. He had never missed a game (until Penn State). I'm not worried that he's not tough enough to play with some pain, but it's just the way it's all gone down. It's hard on him and hard on us."
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Football isportsweb.com —  Darqueze Dennard is the definition of the ”No Fly Zone.” A three-year starter at cornerback for Michigan State University, Darqueze has solidified himself as one of the best corners in college football. Winning the Jim Thorpe Award for the nation’s best defensive back, Darqueze is projected as a high first round draft pick. So here you have it, Darqueze Dennard’s career highlights at Michigan State.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Sophomore guard Gary Harris was recognized as the Most Valuable Player at the 2014 Men's Basketball Awards Banquet on Monday, March 10. He was the MVP choice by his teammates and media, receiving the team vote for the second-straight year.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Michigan State (23-8, 12-6 Big Ten) has earned the No. 3 seed and a first-round bye in this week's Big Ten Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, and will play Friday night at approximately 9 p.m. on BTN against the winner of Thursday's Iowa-Northwestern contest.
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