Football theonlycolors.com —  Maryland came into this game averaging more than 30 points and 350 yards of total offense per game, and were pretty much completely shut down by the MSU defense.
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Football detroitnews.com —  Mark Dantonio got the result he was looking for Saturday when Michigan State defeated Maryland, 37-15. It was the exact for of response the Spartans needed in the wake of their devastating loss at the hands of Ohio State the previous week. But that doesn't mean the Michigan State coach is satisfied.
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Football freep.com —  You've got gritty walk-ons who turned themselves into starters (Connor Kruse, Andrew Gleichert). You've got gritty scholarship players who turned themselves into standouts after position switches (Tony Lippett, Jeremy Langford). You've got one of the top students in the sport (Mike Sadler) and a last-minute career revival story (Mylan Hicks), and several longtime contributors who have been important members of the team and locker room (Kurtis Drummond, Marcus Rush, Keith Mumphery, Travis Jackson, Taiwan Jones).
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio held a media teleconference Sunday evening to discuss his team's performance in 37-15 win at Maryland.
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Men's Soccer statenews.com —  As the men's soccer team (11-4-5 overall, 4-2-2 Big Ten) gets over the its tough Big Ten Tournament semifinals loss to the Maryland Terrapins on Friday, the team must think about what's to come. Neither team was able to score through 110 minutes of play on Friday sending the game to penalty kicks where MSU would lose 3-2 in a five round setup. The team must look forward to Monday's NCAA Tournament selection show.
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Football statenews.com —  With the final whistle Saturday in College Park, Maryland, it was officially time for MSU’s seniors to focus on one final game at Spartan Stadium. This week’s matchup on Saturday will mark the final home game of the season, and for 17 seniors, their final time playing in front of a home Spartan crowd. For four particular Spartans, this game will serve as one of the final chapters in prestigious careers that saw a Big Ten and Rose Bowl championship.
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Football theonlycolors.com —  MSU is currently a top-10 team with the most prolific offense in school history and could finish with at least 10 wins, but the attitude regarding the team is pretty ho-hum. Ten wins is becoming the norm for the Spartans, and hopes for a championship are lost.
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Football freep.com —  About a week ago Spartan fans saw their team get dismantled by J.T. Barrett and the Ohio State Buckeyes, a loss that essentially eliminated MSU from College Football Playoff contention. MSU fans were devastated by the loss since it meant they wouldn't get to see their team compete for a national championship, but they shouldn't consider this season a failure just yet.
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Football mlive.com —  Spartan Stadium should be filled to the brim on Saturday. We're talking standing room only, with fans who arrive early and stay late to honor one of the nation's most successful college football programs. It should be a full house -- but it probably won't be, based on recent history.
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Football mlive.com —  Dantonio did not speculate as to his availability for Saturday's game against Rutgers. "We'll see how he is," Dantonio said.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State has opened as a 21 1/2-point favorite over Rutgers in Saturday's noon game at Spartan Stadium, according to VegasInsider.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Aerial Powers had 20 points with 15 rebounds and No. 14 Michigan State held off Eastern Michigan for a season-opening 69-61 victory on Sunday.


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Football freep.com —  completely outgunning Matthew Stafford, to help the Cardinals roar to a 14-6 victory over the Detroit Lions in a battle of the NFC's top two teams.
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Men's Soccer msuspartans.com —  Men's soccer senior captain Fatai Alashe has been named to the Big Ten All-Tournament Team.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  There is work to do. That’s easy to see, especially now, after Michigan State struggled to beat Navy, 64-59, late Friday night in Annapolis, Md. Of course, there is always work to do when a season begins, whether the goal is a championship or to stay above .500.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Waiting for his team's season-opener Friday night, Michigan State coach Tom Izzo caught a few minutes of Duke's opener against Presbyterian. What he saw was an impressive display, with the Blue Devils en route to a 113-44 dismantling of the Blue Hose behind 67 points from a standout four-member freshman class.
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Football msuspartans.com —  The Spartan defense reaffirmed long-held beliefs about itself by throttling Maryland in Saturday's record-smashing 37-15 victory. Unlike the previous nine games, in which MSU's explosive offense set the tone, the defense dictated the terms this time.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State got back on the horse with a victory Saturday night at Maryland, and as a result, moved back into the AP Top 25 top 10. The Spartans (8-2) jumped two spots from No. 12 to No. 10 after a 37-15 win at Maryland. MSU is still behind Big Ten East leader Ohio State, who rose one spot to No. 7.
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State running back Jeremy Langford came out of Saturday night's 37-15 victory at Maryland knowing he would be overshadowed yet again. Although he ran for 138 yards and two touchdowns on 25 carries, he was aware of being lapped nearly three times on the day by Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon, who set an NCAA record with 408 rushing yards against Nebraska.
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Football mlive.com —  McDowell, 6-6, 307, has played in all 10 games as a true freshman, seeing some of his most extensive actioned of the season for the No. 10-ranked Spartans in their 37-15 win at Maryland on Saturday night. "Malik played about 22 or 23 plays, about a third of the time,'' Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said on his Sunday night teleconference. "He's a true freshman, so to play that much as a true freshman in this defense shows he's making tremendous strides.''
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