Michigan State fell behind by 12 points at halftime and could not recover as the Spartans lost to Iowa, 78-71, on Tuesday night at the Breslin Center. Malik Hall had a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds, while adding five assists, to lead three players in double figures
Michigan State women’s basketball will conclude its two-game road swing, traveling to Purdue on Wednesday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. This is the second meeting between the Spartans and the Boilermakers with MSU winning in East Lansing, 97-70 on Jan. 24. JJ Palmer and Alex Brophy will be on the call for the BTN Plus.
For the third time in 2024, Michigan State sophomore gymnast Sage Kellerman was named Big Ten Event Specialist of the Week, as announced by the conference Tuesday afternoon. With her trio of Specialist of the Week awards, Kellerman ties Minnesota’s Mya Hooten for the most by a gymnast in the conference this season. Her award is the fourth Specialist of the Week award for the Spartans this season and eighth conference weekly award overall, the most by any school.
Michigan State’s men’s basketball returns home for a pair of games at the Breslin Center this week, starting with the lone matchup of the season with Iowa on Tuesday, Feb. 20 (7 p.m., Peacock). MSU has won its last three games, five of the last six and 13 of their last 17 games. The game will air live on Peacock, with Noah Eagle and Robbie Hummel calling all of the action.
For the first time in program history, Michigan State softball has earned two B1G weekly honors in the same week. Sophomore Britain Beshears was named Co-Player of the Week and freshman Jaeya Butler earned Freshman of the Week as announced by the Big Ten Conference office on Monday afternoon.
10th-ranked Michigan State gymnastics posted its second-best team score of the season to defeat Maryland, 197.550-195.525 Sunday afternoon in Jenison Field House. MSU’s 2.025-point win was its largest margin of victory this season. The Spartans move to 8-3 and remain the only undefeated team in the Big Ten with an unblemished 5-0 league mark.
Michigan State baseball wrapped up its weekend at the 2024 Swig & Swine Classic Sunday morning at a chilly Shipyard Park in Charleston, S.C., getting clipped by the Cardinals of Ball State, 4-1.
Despite an early 2-0 deficit, Michigan State women’s tennis dominated singles for five unanswered points to guide itself to a 5-2 victory over visiting Xavier on Sunday afternoon inside the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. With the victory, the Spartans have won five of their last six duals and improve to 6-3 overall.
In a game full of streaks, the Michigan State came out on top, 70-66, against Michigan at the Crisler Center on Sunday afternoon. The Spartans earned their first season sweep against the Wolverines since the 2018-19 season.
Michigan State used persistent defense and a 10-0 run over the last seven minutes of play to defeat Michigan 73-63, completing the season sweep of the Wolverines. Tyson Walker led the Spartans’ scoring contingent with 19 points as Malik Hall followed with 18. Coen Carr highlighted the team’s 23 bench points with a Big Ten career-high eight.
Michigan State baseball was topped twice in the second day of action on Saturday at the 2024 Swig & Swine Classic at Shipyard Park in Charleston, S.C., dropping a 10-4 match-up with Seton Hall in the opener and topped by Lehigh, 2-0 in the nightcap.
Michigan State Men’s Tennis took down Vanderbilt 4-1 on the road Saturday afternoon, moving the Spartans to 10-0, the program’s best start to a season in 64 years.
Michigan State softball’s offense was rolling for the second-straight day on Saturday as the Spartans took down Boise State (8-5) and UT Arlington (9-1) on day two of the Maverick Invitational. MSU is now 4-0 on the weekend and improves to 4-5 overall on the season.
Seniors 157-pounder Chase Saldate and 165-pounder Caleb Fish each picked up victories as Michigan State falls in the B1G season finale to No. 6-ranked Ohio State on Friday night inside Jenison Field House, 38-7. The Spartans concluded the Big Ten season with a 2-6 record and dropped to 9-6 overall.
Michigan State women’s tennis had its four-match winning streak halted by No. 17 Southern California, 6-1, Friday evening at the MSU Indoor Tennis Facility. In a match that was much closer than the final score indicated, MSU took the doubles point before USC found its way during singles action.
Michigan State baseball belted four home runs on the way to a 10-3 Victory for MSU over Merrimack in the Spartans’ 2024 season-opener Friday afternoon in the first game of the 2024 Swig & Swine Classic at Shipyard Park in Charleston, S.C.
Michigan State softball put a pair of wins in the record book on Friday afternoon at the Maverick Invitational, defeating DePaul (8-0) and Kansas City (13-2). MSU racked up 16 hits in game two against Kansas City, a program-best during the Coach Sho era.
Michigan State women’s basketball will hit the road to take on Michigan for the second time, taking on the Wolverines on Sunday, Feb. 18 at 12 p.m. This is the second meeting between the teams this season with MSU winning at home 82-71 on Jan. 27. Jason Ross Jr. and Shimmy Gray-Miller will be on the call for the Big Ten Network.
Michigan State’s men’s basketball plays the second of two road games this week, visiting in-state rival Michigan on Saturday, Feb. 17 (8 p.m., FOX). The Spartans won the first meeting between the teams this year, 81-62, at home last month. MSU, coming off an 80-72 win at Penn State on Wednesday, has won its last two games, four of the last five and 12 of their last 16 games. The game will air live on FOX, with Gus Johnson and Jim Jackson calling all of the action.