Michigan State welcomes Western Kentucky for Homecoming in the first-ever meeting between the two schools on Saturday, Oct. 2 at 7:40 p.m. in Spartan Stadium. The Spartans improved to 4-0 and 2-0 in Big Ten play with a 23-20 overtime win against Nebraska last Saturday and moved up to No. 16 in the USA TODAY/AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 17 in the AP Poll. Western Kentucky (1-2) lost a hard-fought game to Indiana, 33-31, last Saturday night. The game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.