Football isportsweb.com —  Heading into the game, the odds makers have placed the Spartans as a massive 45-point favorite over the Eagles. And while that spread seems outrageously high, especially considering MSU head coach Mark Dantonio is not a fan of running the score up, here’s five reasons the matchup is so lopsided and why Michigan State can cover the spread.
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Football nj.com —  "Nick and I were freshman together at Michigan State, we both redshirted that year and got to know each other very well," Cousins explained on a conference call Wednesday. "We've followed each other from a distance ever since." The pair will meet at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday afternoon for the first time both as starting quarterbacks in the NFL since they were involved in a position battle to back up Brian Hoyer at Michigan State.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  The Big Ten Conference announced the ESPN and CBS broadcast schedules for the 2014-15 men's basketball season on Thursday. The Spartans will appear on the ESPN family of networks 14 times and up to three times on CBS. MSU's game at Maryland (Jan. 17) and at home against Michigan (Feb. 1) are set for CBS, while its contest at Wisconsin (March 1) is a CBS Wildcard and could be carried on CBS or Big Ten Network.
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Men's Basketball statenews.com —  Director of basketball operations Kevin Pauga tweeted earlier this week that Izzone ticket sale requests will begin at 9:20 p.m. on Sept. 20, in celebration of head basketball coach Tom Izzo’s 20th season. The season Izzone admission will cost $159 with an $11 service charge and include 12 games, excluding those during academic breaks.
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Men's Soccer msuspartans.com —  "It's been a crazy ride," said Myers. "Nobody from Charlevoix High School had ever played college soccer. I was the first." At the age of four, Myers took the grassy soccer field by storm, scoring nine goals in his first-ever 4H league appearance. Immediately, Myers fell in love with the game. Myers was fortunate enough to be coached by one of his biggest supporters until he was 15 years old.
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Football mlive.com —  Prior to Oregon going up two scores on Michigan State, the Spartans handed the ball to Jeremy Langford on roughly two-thirds of their first down plays with him on the field. Langford gained 4 yards or more only three times out of the 14 first-down handoffs he took against the Ducks.
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Football spartansportsnetwork.com —  Will Tieman gets Coach Dantonio's thought about Saturday's opponent, Eastern Michigan


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Football isportsweb.com —  With the Oregon game in the rearview mirror, the Michigan State football team enters a fairly easy two week stretch to wrap up its non-conference schedule. The Spartans will take on in-state opponent Eastern Michigan this weekend, followed by Wyoming the following weekend before starting Big Ten play the first weekend of October.
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Women's Golf msuspartans.com —  After hosting the Mary Fossum Invitational last weekend, the Michigan State women's golf team has a quick turnaround this week as the Spartans will participate in the 14th annual Mason Rudolph Championship (Friday-Sunday, Sept. 19-21) at the Vanderbilt Legends Club in Franklin, Tennessee. The prestigious 15-team tournament features 11 teams that finished in the top 40 of the Golfweek rankings last season.
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Field Hockey msuspartans.com —  No.16 Michigan State (4-2) opens up Big Ten play on the road this weekend, taking on Ohio State (2-3) on Friday at 3 p.m. in Columbus, Ohio.
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Football mlive.com —  “It was kind of the end of the third quarter when we stalled out on our run game,” left guard Travis Jackson said. “As an offensive line we take full responsibility for that up front and we’re really focused on finishing our blocks every play, taking each play at a time, we’ve just got to focus in and get every play done.”
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Football msuspartans.com —  Carl "Buck" Nystrom didn't know it at the time, but from 1951-56 he was being groomed as an emissary for Michigan State football of the future. Today, the member of MSU's newest Hall of Fame class is an ambassador for the Spartans' storied past.
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Football mlive.com —  Demetrius Cooper took the first step in his Michigan State career this past offseason when he went from three-star recruit to one of the program’s most promising young players with strong practices and a standout spring game performance. Now, his coach is challenging the redshirt freshman defensive end to make the next step by turning that potential into on-field production.
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Women's Tennis msuspartans.com —  Every time opportunity knocked, Sue Selke answered the door. The dialogue that usually ensued with the self-proclaimed "talker" led to one thing, and then another, and another all the way up to heights topped with her unexpected induction into the Michigan State Athletics Hall of Fame - for the time being.
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Football mlive.com —  Linebackers coach Mike Tressel gave an honest assessment of the Spartans' defense and indicated the staff anticipates the team will respond from its shortcomings.
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Football freep.com —  Carl "Buck" Nystrom joins five others in the MSU Athletics Hall of Fame tonight, and if you haven't heard much about Nystrom before this, know two things.
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Football freep.com —  One of the top players still on the 2015 recruiting board for coach Mark Dantonio and the Spartan staff is LB/DE Cassius Peat of Corona Del Sol High School in Tempe, Arizona. The Michigan State coaches are looking forward to having a chance to host him on an official visit.
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Football msuspartans.com —  It's often said that nothing good ever comes from a loss. But what if during a 20-minute stretch of an especially high-profile defeat, you were arguably the best team in America, as Michigan State was two weeks ago at Oregon? And what if you've been through this drill before and came back even stronger?
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Men's Soccer statenews.com —  Men’s soccer senior midfielder Fatai Alashe, born and raised in Northville, Mich., recalls learning the game of soccer as a blur. His father’s love for the game wore off on him as a boy, and he’s been playing ever since.
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Football statenews.com —  Pound-green-pound has been the mentality head coach Mark Dantonio has built the program around since joining MSU’s sidelines in 2007. However, through the first two games, the normally reliable running game has been a cause for concern in East Lansing.
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