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Spartans Fall to Arizona State Michigan State Athetics
Eno Benjamin reached the ball to the goal line for a 1-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds remaining, and Arizona State beat No. 18 Michigan State 10-7 on Saturday after the Spartans had a tying field goal negated for having too many men on the field.

Michigan State stumbles in closing minutes, Arizona State pulls upset Detroit News
A week after exploding for 51 points, Michigan State’s offense once again found itself struggling to put points on the board. And instead of pulling out a thrilling victory, the Spartans bumbled the final minutes, allowing an Arizona State touchdown in the final minute, then having a potential tying field goal wiped out by their 10th penalty of the game.

Michigan State football loses to Arizona State on late TD, last-second penalty, 10-7 Detroit Free Press
A record will have to wait for another day. Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio must wait for Big Ten play to find some offense. Eno Benjamin’s 1-yard touchdown run with 50 seconds left and a wild finish gave Arizona State a 10-7 victory over the 19th-ranked Spartans on Saturday at Spartan Stadium.

Couch: 3 quick takes on Michigan State’s crushing 10-7 loss to Arizona State Lansing State Journal
This shouldn’t have happened. It took three games this season for Michigan State’s offense to show it’s likely to ruin the Spartans’ football season. A week after the Spartans showed such promise, they couldn’t win a game their defense thoroughly dominated. They were undisciplined right down to the final field-goal attempt, with too many men on the field. They were uninspiring in their game plan and the execution of it.

Spartans lose in deflating fashion to Arizona Sate The Only Colors
There are heartbreaking losses, and there is what happened to the Michigan State Spartans Saturday in East Lansing. Despite a dominant defensive performance, the Spartans lost 10-7 to the Arizona State Sun Devils. It was the first loss of the year for MSU and the second loss in as many years to ASU.

Arizona State rallies late to upset No. 18 Michigan State MLive.com
Another season, another week, another impressive performance by Michigan State’s defense. But, it wasn’t enough as the Spartans struggled once again on offense. Arizona State (3-0) got a one-yard touchdown run from Eno Benjamin with 50 seconds left in the fourth quarter and held on for a 10-7 win against No. 18 Michigan State (2-1) on Saturday in East Lansing.

Mark Dantonio questions officiating in Arizona State loss, including on final play MLive.com
Two weeks ago, Mark Dantonio was criticizing his team for a rash of costly penalties in its season-opening game. On Saturday, he was laying the blame at least partially elsewhere after another slew of penalties proved costly. Dantonio said “they need to take a good hard look at the officiating” following Michigan State’s 10-7 loss to the Sun Devils on Saturday at Spartan Stadium. “There were some disputes out there,” Dantonio said.