August 29, 2014 at 7:07 pm

Michigan State vs. Jacksonville State live tweets: Spartans restore 38-point lead

The Spartans exit the tunnel to assemble on the field before Michigan State opens the season hosting Jacksonville State on Friday night in East Lansing. (Dale G. Young / Detroit News)

Jacksonville State at Michigan State

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday

Where: Spartan Stadium, East Lansing

TV/radio: Big Ten Network/760

Follow the game with live tweets from our Michigan State team:

News bulletin

Here are some Michigan State stories to catch up on prior to kickoff:

■ Wojo's pigskin picks: Michigan State wants no part of Michigan's stunning upset history

■ Michigan State excited to open season under the lights

■ Oddsmaker: Michigan State a 13-point underdog against Oregon

■ Michigan State's defense: New faces, same goals

■ MSU vs. Jacksonville State preview: Spartans must be wary of FCS title contender