Spartans survive major scare at Indiana ESPN Big Ten Blog
If Michigan State makes a return trip to the Crossroads of America, it will point to this day. But if the Spartans intend on being in Indianapolis for the Big Ten championship game Dec. 1, they'll need to play much better than they did at Indiana.
Michigan State Football Barely Gets By Indiana 31-27 Spartan Ave
Michigan State football at Indiana – The Spartans had to come back from a 17 point deficit, but the Michigan State football team was able to pull out the win against Indiana in Bloomington on Saturday 31-27.
Thoughts on Indiana Game What is Your Profession?
Well folks, that was ugly. Obviously, there are some encouraging things, but this game also raised some new concerns, particularly in the coaching.
Spartans avoid huge upset at Indiana Detroit Free Press
It was an unscheduled team meeting, but perhaps the most important one of Michigan State’s season.Mark Dantonio gathered his team together on the field as the first quarter ended at Indiana’s Memorial Stadium, stood in the middle of a mass of bodies and barked like a man faced with a crisis.
MSU 31, Indiana 27: Reaction Thread The Only Colors
That game felt like 2010 Northwestern all day, and it finished like it. MSU trailed 17-0 after the first quarter. The Spartans answered with two touchdowns, but Indiana finished the half on a 10-0 run for a 27-14 halftime lead. MSU had six personal fouls in the game, and a ton of killer penalties in the first half, but cleaned things up in the second.
Michigan State- 31 Indiana-27 Rapid Reactions Banks of the Red Cedar
This game was a tale of two halves. At half time, MSU was losing 27-14 and I thought about my future self writing a very sad rapid reactions post, but here I am writing about a win. It’s not all the happy, however.
Michigan State wakes up, rallies past Indiana Detroit News
For nearly three quarters Saturday, it looked like Michigan State's season was falling apart at Memorial Stadium. The Spartans had given up 268 yards of total offense to Indiana and managed only 178 against the worst defense in the Big Ten. But sparked by a defense that finally solved the hurry-up offense of the Hoosiers, the offense followed suit, outscoring the Hoosiers by 17 points in the second half and rallying for a 31-27 victory.
Spartans Rally Past Hoosiers, 31-27 MSUSpartans.com
Andrew Maxwell passed for 290 yards and two touchdowns, and Michigan State rallied from a 17-point deficit to defeat Indiana 31-27 on Saturday.
Spartans can no longer afford sluggish starts State News
While the Spartans eventually caught up to the tireless Hoosiers, they were forced to dig themselves out of a halftime deficit for the fifth time in six games this season. It’s a dangerous trend that will come back to bite MSU if it continues into Big Ten season.
Hoosier daddy State News
One minute and 17 seconds. In one, quick instant the Spartans heralded defense surrendered a touchdown, and the Hoosiers’ early flash proved to just be the beginning.