Men's Basketball mlive.com —  When he committed to Michigan State last month, five-star guard Joshua Langford said he planned on lending a hand in the Spartans' recruiting efforts. It didn't take him long to follow through on that promise.
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Men's Basketball statenews.com —  When Madison Academy (Ala.) head basketball coach Andy Blackston saw a then-7th grade Joshua Langford come to his school for the first time and pick up a basketball, that’s when he knew. For Tellus Langford, it was when he saw his son win the Alabama 3A player of the year as an 8th grader on the Madison Academy varsity basketball team. That’s when he knew. Eventually, just about everyone in Joshua Langford’s life knew one thing was for certain — he would one day blossom into a big time Division 1 college basketball player.
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Football mlive.com —  Cassius Peat is a candidate to play as a true freshman, but he said he assumes nothing and just wants to do his best and learn what he can.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Branden Dawson led the Los Angeles Clippers with 14 points and 14 rebounds in his NBA summer league debut Saturday in Orlando. The Orlando Magic's "Blue" squad won the game by a 75-74 count in overtime, but not before the Clippers' draft day acquisition made a statement.
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Football freep.com —  Lippett and Mumphery were MSU's top two yardage producers, so there's a big void to fill. Burbridge, Kings and Shelton make for a nice place to start, though. Is Burbridge ready to be a top-flight No. 1 receiver as a senior? That will be a big question.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  For former Michigan State stars Appling, Adreian Payne, Gary Harris, Branden Dawson and Travis Trice — for Lansing Eastern and Providence alumus LaDontae Henton, too — Green's world is the goal: a starting role on an NBA championship team, a massive new long-term contract, the sort of money that can make life easier for generations.
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Women's Basketball onlyfans.cstv.com —  Michigan State women’s basketball player Aerial Powers led Team USA to an 80-68 win over Italy in their opening game of the World University Games Saturday in Dongkang, South Korea.
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Football freep.com —  Running back LJ Scott, junior college linebacker Drake Martinez, linebacker and early enrollee Tyriq Thompson and various receivers and cornerbacks could be factors for an expected preseason top-10 team. The Free Press' Joe Rexrode caught up with a few members of the class before they arrived on campus
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Football mlive.com —  Ron Burton has celebrated Michigan State's success recruiting defensive linemen as much as anyone, but only to a point. On Monday, when the second half of the summer workouts begin with the 2015 class on board, all the talk about projections and potential goes out the window.
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Football mlive.com —  Incoming Michigan State football freshman Grayson Miller hasn't played 11-on-11 football since the fourth play of his senior season with Scott County High School in Kentucky, last Aug. 23. That was when Miller, son of former Spartans' All-Big Ten safety John Miller (1985-88), suffered a fractured leg and ankle while getting rolled up on by a linebacker and was transported from the game by ambulance.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  The Fourth of July will be a day full of basketball for a trio of former Michigan State players. Branden Dawson, Travis Trice and Keith Appling will all take part in the Orlando Summer League starting Saturday morning. The action kicks off at 9 a.m. with Trice and the Miami Heat taking on the Indiana Pacers. Appling and the Orlando Magic White team will take on the Pistons at 11 a.m., while Dawson and the Los Angeles Clippers play at 1 p.m..Games can be seen on NBA TV.
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Football bleacherreport.com —  The Michigan State Spartans have a long history of great quarterbacks. The tradition continues with Messiah DeWeaver. The signal-caller will be at The Opening in Oregon. Bleacher Report's College Football Analyst Michael Felder breaks down DeWeaver's game.
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Football freep.com —  This joins cornerback and receiver as one of the Spartans' three biggest positional questions. The good news for MSU is that there's talent on the roster, and Langford's emergence shows that unproven players can flourish quickly at this position if they can play. Gerald Holmes and Madre London ended spring in a virtual deadlock.
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Men's Basketball spreaker.com —  Jack and Rico Beard talk with MSU five-star shooting guard commit (2016) from Madison, Alabama, Joshua Langford.



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Football freep.com —  With 20 verbal commitments, Michigan State does not have a lot of scholarship room left for the class of 2016. The staff did however recently offer a player they see as someone who would be an excellent fit for the offense, Springfield (Ill.) Sacred Heart Griffin's Albert Okwuegbunam. The 6-foot-5, 215-pound Okwuegbunam is rated the No. 58 athlete recruit in the nation and the No. 15 player in Illinois for the class of 2016 by Rivals.com. In addition to MSU, Okwuegbunam also holds offers from Minnesota, Missouri, Iowa State, Cincinnati, Indiana and Iowa. Okwuegbunam has 17 scholarship offers all together.
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Football mlive.com —  Tailback Delton Williams is expected to return to the Michigan State football team, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the situation. Williams, a rising junior from Erie, Pennsylvania, could rejoin the team as early as this month in the Spartans' voluntary summer workouts, barring any unforeseen developments. Williams could face a multi-game suspension -- that may or may not ultimately result in him redshirting -- and he will not immediately be reinstated to scholarship status.
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Football mlive.com —  Jim Bollman has needed only two seasons to turn a position full of question marks into one filled with answers at Michigan State. Rising junior Josiah Price is a first-team preseason All-Big Ten pick entering this season according to Athlon Magazine, junior Jamal Lyles was one of the most improved players of the spring, and senior Paul Lang ranks as the most versatile player on offense.
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Men's Basketball btpowerhouse.com —  Michigan State alum Keith Appling will once again participate in the summer league, playing for the Orlando Magic this time around.
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Men's Basketball isportsweb.com —  Everybody knows about the leadership and will to win of Nairn. Having received the endorsement of two of the greatest Spartans of all-time in Draymond Green and Mateen Cleaves, it was already known what Nairn did for the locker room. Cleaves has even went as far to say that the soon-to-be sophomore reminds him of himself on more than one occasion because of the will to win.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Valentine spent last weekend at the Nike Basketball Academy in Los Angeles, where he competed against many of the top players in the country in games and skills competitions. The goal was to see where his game stood in relation to those projected at the top of next year's NBA draft, and Valentine said things went well.
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