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    • 7:41 PM, Jul. 17, 2014

    Indiana stars Austin Mack, Auston Robertson surging as MSU targets

    While the offer to Mack is new, their recruitment of him is not, as he has been steadily in contact with them since a freshman season in which he broke out as a future star.

    • 12:11 PM, Jul. 16, 2014
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    Analyst: MSU's Branden Dawson will be among nation's 'most productive' players

    Michigan State senior swingman Branden Dawson is predicted to be one of the 10 'most productive performers' in college basketball this season, according to ESPN's John Gasaway.

  1. Michigan's Devin Gardner, MSU's Connor Cook on watch list for top quarterback award

    Michigan senior Devin Gardner and Michigan State junior Connor Cook are among five Big Ten quarterbacks on the preseason watch list for the Davey O'Brien Award.

    • 12:10 AM, Jul. 16, 2014
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    Defensive battles highlight Michigan State's football camp

    When preseason camp begins in a little more than two weeks, there will be plenty of key position battles to keep an eye on leading up to the opener against Jacksonville State on Aug. 30.

    • 11:22 AM, Jul. 15, 2014
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    SI calls Michigan State-Oregon best nonconference football game to watch

    According to outgoing SI.com college sports writer Stewart Mandel, the Sept. 6 game at Oregon is tops because it is expected to be a study in contrasts.

    • 10:35 PM, Jul. 14, 2014
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    NFL Pro Bowl lineman Flozell Adams leads 6 into Michigan State Athletics Hall of Fame

    Adams, the offensive lineman who played 13 seasons in the NFL after earning All-American honors as a senior in 1997, is joined by Greg Johnson (wrestling), Carl 'Buck' Nystrom (football), Sue Selke (tennis), Kathy Strahan (softball/basketball) and Dave Thor (gymnastics).

    • 11:13 AM, Jul. 14, 2014
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    MSU's Taiwan Jones, Michigan's Jake Ryan on Butkus Award watch list

    The Butkus Award, named after the Hall of Famer from the Chicago Bears and the University of Illinois, is presented annually to the nation's top linebacker in college football.

    • 6:01 PM, Jul. 10, 2014
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    Future Spartan QB Brian Lewerke 'solid all week' at Elite 11

    One of the counselors at the Elite 11 was current Spartan Connor Cook. The two future teammates knew each other coming in, but had an extended opportunity to work with one another.

    • 10:21 AM, Jul. 11, 2014
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    Four-star Ohio running back L.J. Scott commits to Michigan State

    Scott, 6-foot-1 and 225 pounds, is ranked the No. 9 running back in the nation for 2015 by Scout.com. He had been offered by Ohio State, Alabama, Auburn, and many of the nation's other top programs.

    • 1:30 PM, Jul. 11, 2014
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    Cornerback Ezra Robinson leaves Michigan State football team

    Robinson (6-0, 178 pounds) appeared in 12 games last season, primarily on special teams. He had an interception in the 2014 spring game and was expected to compete to be a starting cornerback this upcoming season.

    • 11:14 AM, Jul. 11, 2014
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    MSU's Drummond and Waynes, Michigan's Countess on Thorpe watch list

    Michigan State could make it two-for-two for the Jim Thorpe Award, which is presented to the top defensive back in college football.

    • 4:24 PM, Jul. 10, 2014
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    Michigan State home game vs. Ohio State will start at 8 p.m.

    Michigan State's Nov. 8 home game against Ohio State will begin at 8 p.m., it was announced Thursday. The game will be televised by ABC.

  2. Three Wolverines, three Spartans on watch list for top defensive award

    Three players from Michigan and three from Michigan State are on the preseason watch list for one of college football’s most prestigious individual awards – the Bronco Nagurski Trophy.

    • 12:40 PM, Jul. 10, 2014
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    MSU's Kurtis Drummond, Michigan's Devin Gardner among 42 at Big Ten Kickoff

    Michigan State senior safety Kurtis Drummond and Michigan senior quarterback Devin Gardner are among the 42 players who will represent their schools at the Big Ten Kickoff later this month in Chicago.

    • 10:26 AM, Jul. 10, 2014
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    MSU’s Jack Allen, Jack Conklin on preseason watch list for Outland Trophy

    Michigan State offensive linemen Jack Allen and Jack Conklin are among 64 players on the preseason watch list for the Outland Trophy, given annually to the ...

  3. Wolverines fall hard, Spartans rise in ESPN's Future Power Rankings

    The second edition of ESPN's Future Power Rankings for college football sees Michigan dropping from No. 5 to No. 20 and Michigan State rising from unranked ...

    • 11:40 AM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Michigan State's Geiger, Sadler, Allen on preseason watch lists for national awards

    Kicker Michael Geiger is on the Lou Groza Award list, punter Mike Sadler is on the Ray Guy Award list and center Jack Allen is on the Rimington Trophy list.

    • 4:35 PM, Jul. 9, 2014
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    Michigan State second nationally for success in prominent sports programs

    The ranking assigns points to each school for its performance in 2013-14 in four prominent sports – football, men's basketball, women's basketball and baseball.

    • 1:20 AM, Jul. 8, 2014
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    Michigan State's Connor Cook, Jeremy Langford named to Maxwell watch list

    Michigan State junior quarterback Connor Cook and senior running back Jeremy Langford have made the preseason watch list for the Maxwell Award, which is given ...

    • 8:53 AM, Jul. 5, 2014
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    Michigan State moves quickly on big receiver J.J. Arcega-Whiteside

    Earlier this week, Spartanburg (S.C.) Dorman senior receiver J.J. Arcega-Whiteside unexpectedly heard from Michigan State again after a lengthy period of time ...

    • 12:24 PM, Jul. 2, 2014
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    ESPN ranks MSU's Tom Izzo No. 3 coach in college basketball

    Michigan State's Tom Izzo is ranked as the third-best coach in college basketball by ESPN. The top two presumably are Florida's Billy Donovan and Kentucky's ...

    • 11:37 AM, Jul. 3, 2014
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    Michigan State's offensive line ranked fifth in Big Ten, Michigan's seventh

    Michigan's rushing offense ranked 11th in the then-12-team Big Ten last season, averaging 125.7 yards per game. In addition, Michigan quarterbacks were sacked ...

  4. Top defensive prospects Justin Hilliard, Jashon Cornell pick OSU over Michigan, MSU

    Standout linebacker Justin Hilliard of Cincinnati St. Xavier on Wednesday made a verbal commitment to play for Ohio State. Defensive end Jashon Cornell of ...

    • 11:56 AM, Jul. 2, 2014
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    Report: Ex-MSU assistant Doug Wojcik investigated for verbal abuse at College of Charleston

    Former Michigan State assistant Doug Wojcik, now the head coach at the College of Charleston, is being investigated by the school for verbal abuse of his ...

    • 5:32 PM, Jul. 2, 2014
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    Police investigate bomb threat at MSU's Spartan Stadium

    Michigan State University Police responded to a bomb threat at Spartan Stadium on MSU's campus in East Lansing on Wednesday.

    • 12:27 PM, Jul. 1, 2014
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    Michigan State's Tom Izzo likely ranked among top three coaches in nation

    The countdown, revealed daily on ESPN.com, had Duke's Mike Krzyzewski ranked at No. 4 on Tuesday, leaving Izzo as a notable omission on the top 50 list.

    • 4:04 PM, Jun. 30, 2014
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    MSU ranked second, Michigan 11th among Big Ten offensive backfields

    BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart says Michigan State's offensive backfield, with QB Connor Cook and RB Jeremy Langford, is the second-best in the Big Ten, ...

  5. Former Michigan State star Gary Harris prepared for what Nuggets have to offer

    Harris was selected by the Bulls but was traded to the Nuggets, along with No. 16 pick Jusuf Nurkic for Doug McDermott, who was taken at No. 11.

  6. Hawks introduce former Michigan State star Adreian Payne

    Hawks president and general manager Danny Ferry introduced Payne at a news conference in Atlanta on Friday afternoon, citing his versatile skills.

    • 4:08 PM, Jun. 26, 2014
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    Spartans count on developing Justice Alexander's natural ability

    Analysts seem to agree that while Alexander is far from a finished product, he has tremendous natural gifts and simply needs a little seasoning, which he will ...

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