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  1. SI mock NBA draft: 2 Michigan State players, 3 from Michigan go in first round

    The 76ers, who are expected to have two top-10 picks, will use the 10th pick on Michigan State guard Gary Harris, Chris Mannix wrote, calling him 'a capable scorer and a strong defender who should fit in well alongside Michael Carter-Williams.'

    • 5:30 PM, Apr. 17, 2014
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    Spartans pursue smart, athletic Ohio DT Jordan Thompson

    As the spring evaluation period begins and schools head out to visit top prospects across the country, Michigan State actually received a visit from one of their top targets as Cincinnati La Salle junior defensive tackle Jordan Thompson came to town.

    • 7:22 AM, Apr. 18, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Lacey Holsworth remembered for grace, toughness at MSU memorial

    About 2,500 people wearing bright colors Thursday evening came out to the Breslin Center to celebrate the life of Lacey Holsworth.

    • 2:24 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
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    MSU's Darqueze Dennard is No. 1 corner in draft, DB guru Edwards says

    Herm Edwards played the position for 10 seasons in the NFL, then coached defensive backs as an NFL assistant for nine years before becoming a head coach for eight more.

    • 9:51 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
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    Bracelets, T-shirts honor 'Princess Lacey'; all proceeds go to MSU super fan's family

    One group is selling 'LoveLikeLacey' bracelets, while another is selling 'LoveLikeLacey' T-shirts – with every penny of the proceeds going to the family of 8-year-old Lacey Holsworth, the Michigan State super fan who last week lost her battle with cancer.

    • 2:59 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Memorial for 'Princess Lacey' is Thursday at Breslin Center

    The Lacey Joy Elizabeth Holsworth Life Celebration begins at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Breslin Center as a memorial to honor the life of the 8-year-old from St. Johns who died last week after a two-year battle with cancer.

    • 3:58 PM, Apr. 16, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Forward Marvin Clark signs with Michigan State

    Forward Marvin Clark signed a national letter of intent to play at Michigan State next season, the school announced Wednesday. The 6-foot-7, 219-pounder from Sunrise Christian Academy in Bel Aire, Kansas, verbally committed last month.

    • 10:42 PM, Apr. 15, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State DL Lawrence Thomas aims at playing up to expectations

    Lawrence Thomas understands the frustrations of some Michigan State fans who wonder if the 6-foot-3, 305-pound defensive lineman will finally live up to his five-star billing.

    • 10:45 PM, Apr. 15, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State's Gary Harris, Branden Dawson make separate but predictable moves

    Late Monday, sophomore Gary Harris decided to forgo his final two years of eligibility and make himself available for the NBA draft. But on Tuesday afternoon, Michigan State officials announced junior Branden Dawson would be back for his senior season.

    • 6:08 PM, Apr. 15, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State WR Macgarrett Kings Jr. suspended for spring practice

    Michigan State wide receiver Macgarrett Kings Jr. has been suspended for spring practice because of a violation of team rules, coach Mark Dantonio said on Tuesday.

    • 11:41 AM, Apr. 15, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State-Nebraska football game on national TV in prime time

    Michigan State's Oct. 4 home game against Nebraska will be televised nationally in prime time, it was announced Tuesday. The 8 p.m. game will be on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.

    • 5:22 PM, Apr. 15, 2014
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    Branden Dawson will return to Michigan State for senior season

    A day after Michigan State sophomore Gary Harris announced he was leaving for the NBA, the Spartans received some good news when junior Branden Dawson said he would be back for his senior year.

    • 5:13 PM, Apr. 14, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Gary Harris follows 'dream,' leaves Michigan State for NBA

    Harris averaged 16.7 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.7 assists this season and was named All-Big Ten first team. It is expected that Harris will be drafted in the middle of the first round, possibly even among the lottery picks (first 14).

    • 5:21 PM, Apr. 14, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Warren Mott star Kenny Goins headed to Michigan State as walk-on

    Goins is an excellent student who boasts a 3.6 grade-point average and he scored a 29 on the ACT. He also considered attending Dartmouth.

    • 11:18 PM, Apr. 12, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Lawrence Thomas impresses in Michigan State scrimmage

    The junior defense end, a former five-star recruit from Detroit Renaissance who has been hampered by injuries early in his career, had seven tackles Saturday, ...

    • 1:51 AM, Apr. 12, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State's Adreian Payne honored at Wooden gala for friendship with 'Princess Lacey'

    Payne received the first Outreach Award at the Los Angeles Athletic Club. He attended the gala three days after the death of Lacey Holsworth of St. Johns, who ...

    • 2:11 PM, Apr. 10, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State's 2015 quarterback derby heats up

    In the last two weeks, Michigan State hosted two of the quarterbacks at the top of their recruiting board when Phoenix Pinnacle's Brian Lewerke and Decatur ...

    • 7:57 PM, Apr. 11, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Joel Heath convinced he can be Michigan State's 'dancing bear'

    The dancing bear — Heath said that’s what defensive line coach Ron Burton calls it — is essentially a player inside who can do almost anything. That was Jerel ...

    • 4:06 PM, Apr. 11, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Thursday ceremony to honor 'Princess Lacey' will begin at 6:30 p.m.

    A memorial to celebrate the life of Lacey Holsworth will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Breslin Center on the campus of Michigan State University.

    • 9:42 PM, Apr. 10, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    'The Rock' at Michigan State should remain a tribute to 'Princess Lacey'

    A day later, they kept on coming. One by one, they walked slowly up -- in silence, some wiping away tears. They took pictures and signed their name.

  2. Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State should vie for top in Big Ten East

    With Michigan State and Ohio State coming off appearances in the conference championship game and Michigan on the verge of regaining its form, winning the ...

  3. Vigil held for 'Princess Lacey' on MSU's campus

    Hundreds gathered for a candlelight vigil on the campus of Michigan State University following the death of an 8-year-old girl with cancer who befriended ...

    • 6:46 PM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    MSU's Adreian Payne mourns loss of 'Princess Lacey'

    Tom Izzo said when he's out recruiting he's looking for difference-makers. Little did he know he would find one in an 8-year-old girl, and her relationship ...

    • 2:50 PM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Phil Steele sees Spartans earning No. 8 ranking in first AP football poll

    Michigan State will be ranked No. 8 and Michigan will be unranked. That's one college football expert's opinion on what the first Associated Press poll for ...

    • 6:05 PM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    What they're saying about 'Princess Lacey'

    A look at some remembrances and comments from people around the nation for Lacey Holsworth, 8, of St. John's, who lost her battle with cancer Tuesday:

    • 12:16 PM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    MSU's Harris, Payne rise, U-M's Stauskas falls on Ford's Big Board

    Michigan State guard Gary Harris moved up one spot and Michigan's Nik Stauskas fell three notches in the most recent Big Board posted Tuesday by ESPN NBA draft ...

    • 1:59 PM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Lacey Holsworth memorial service is April 17 at Breslin Center

    A memorial service will take place next week for Lacey Holsworth, the 8-year-old girl with cancer who befriended Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne.

    • 12:25 AM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    Michigan State WR DeAnthony Arnett muscles his way into bigger role

    Michigan State had just completed an 11-win season, thanks in large part to a veteran core of receivers that included B.J. Cunningham, Keshawn Martin and Keith ...

    • 2:29 AM, Apr. 9, 2014
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    • Michigan State Spartans

    MSU's Jon Reschke No. 1 at MLB with injury to Taiwan Jones

    Senior Taiwan Jones entered spring practice as the starter after spending his first three seasons on the outside. Freshman Jon Reschke, who redshirted last ...

  4. Early preseason hoops polls have Michigan, Michigan State in bottom half of top 25

    The 2013-14 college basketball season officially ended Monday with Connecticut's victory over Kentucky in the national title game. So naturally, a number of ...

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