2 weeks ago

Listen to “* Katin Houser, MSU Football 2022 QB Commit” on Spreaker.

1 month ago

Michigan State Athletics has announced its All-Sports Awards winners for the 2020-21 season. The awards include the George Alderton Male and Female Athletes of the Year, Chester Brewer Leadership Award, Dr. James Feurig Achievement and Service Award, and Big Ten Conference Medals of Honor. A panel of administrators and coaches selected the winners.

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1 month ago

With another record-producing year in the classroom, the Michigan State athletic department placed a total of 269 student-athletes among the Big Ten’s list of Distinguished Scholars, which was released on Thursday (July 1).

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1 month ago

With groundbreaking opportunities on the horizon for Spartan student-athletes to market their name, image, and likeness (NIL), Michigan State Athletics has developed the EverGreen program to support its student-athletes. With pillars of brand, empower, educate and innovate, Spartan student-athletes will be equipped to build their brand, make informed decisions within the framework of applicable legislation, and be positioned to maximize their earning potential.

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2 months ago

The Big Ten Conference has recognized a total of 2,446 students – 156 from Michigan State – competing in spring and at-large sports who have been named to the Academic All-Big Ten Team. Of the 77 spring honorees with perfect 4.0 GPAs, 15 were from Michigan State, the most of any school in the conference

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3 months ago

In a semester that saw all but one of Michigan State’s teams compete, Spartan student-athletes turned in an excellent semester in the classroom, posting the highest cumulative GPA in athletic department history (3.3051).

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3 months ago

Nearly 110 Spartan student-athletes have completed work on their degrees this spring and are scheduled to participate in commencement exercises this weekend (April 30-May 2). Michigan State University is holding more than 50 in-person and two virtual commencement ceremonies for the spring 2021 graduating class.

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4 months ago

No. 6 seed Michigan State men’s soccer had its season come to an end against No. 3 seed Michigan, 1-0, Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament at the U-M Soccer Complex in Ann Arbor.

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5 months ago

In its first game on its home field of DeMartin Stadium this season, Michigan State men’s soccer team blanked Northwestern, 2-0, Thursday afternoon.

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6 months ago

6 months ago

Michigan State University today announced that a $32 million commitment from alumnus Mat Ishbia will benefit MSU Athletics in a variety of meaningful ways, including a significant expansion of athletic facilities and funds to support career services dedicated to student-athletes as well as to enhance the university’s athletic excellence overall. The commitment is the largest single cash commitment in MSU’s history from an individual.

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7 months ago

Michigan State Director of Athletics Bill Beekman has announced a pair of staff promotions. Epiphany Clark has been named Assistant AD/Sport External Relations while John Patterson has been promoted to Assistant AD/Development within the Spartan Fund.

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8 months ago

Michigan State’s athletic program had two positive results among 24 athletes for COVID-19 and none among 32 staff members tested between Dec. 3-9, according to numbers released Friday by the athletic department.

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8 months ago

Michigan State’s athletic program had four positive COVID-19 test results among 33 athletes and one of seven staff members infected between Nov. 20 and Wednesday, according to numbers released Friday by the athletic department. The previous week, four of 59 athletes and one of 27 staff members tested positive.

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9 months ago

The NCAA released GSR and federal graduation rate numbers for all Division I schools on Tuesday. MSU’s GSR is 92%, one point higher than last year. Its FGR score — reflecting the number of student-athletes on some kind of athletics aid to enroll and then graduate from the same school within six years — is 76%, three points better than last year’s all-time high.

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9 months ago

Michigan State had 15 athletes tested positive for COVID-19 via polymerase chain reaction tests conducted between Nov. 6-11, the athletic department announced Friday. MSU tested 92 athletes during that period. Five staff members were tested in the same range, with two returning positive results, MSU said.

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9 months ago

Michigan State athletics reported four positive COVID-19 tests among athletes over the past week, the school announced Friday in a news release. No staff members tested positive. MSU conducted 71 COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests from Oct. 29-Nov. 5, including 60 tests to athletes and 11 tests to staff members.

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9 months ago

There was just one positive case of COVID-19 among 139 athletes and coaches who took polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests from Oct. 15-Thursday. That case was for an athlete, and MSU does not reveal which sports it gets positive test results from, but the 1 of 123 athletes lowered the positivity rate to 0.8%, while the 16 negative tests among staff members dropped it overall to 0.7%.

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9 months ago

Secchia was one of Michigan State’s most prominent athletics donors, donating millions to the university’s athletic department and developing close relationships with the team’s most prominent coaches over a span several decades. Spartans coach Tom Izzo said in a statement that Secchia and his wife, Joan, have been “incredible friends to me, Lupe and my family” and credited him with helping Michigan State grow into a national power.

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10 months ago

Former Michigan State University Director of Athletics Merritt J. Norvell, Jr. has passed away. Norvell, who was MSU’s first Black Director of Athletics, was appointed to the position in July 1995 and served through the spring of 1999, a time when he oversaw three Hall of Fame head coaches in Tom Izzo, Ron Mason and Nick Saban.

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