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Michigan State Fans Riot After Spartans Win Big Ten Title Game

Kyle NewportFeatured Columnist IVJanuary 6, 2017

After No. 10 Michigan State knocked off No. 2 Ohio State in the Big Ten title game on Saturday, people in East Lansing went crazy to celebrate the Spartans' first Rose Bowl appearance in 26 years.

Check out a video of the riot:

UPDATE: Monday, December 9, 12:49 p.m. ET

Michigan State students have come together to help out one of the victims of the riots. Spartan students have pledged nearly $3,000 to help fellow student Steven Ripley fix his car. 

Thanks to Lost Lettermen for the update.

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 UPDATE: Monday, December 9, 1:51 p.m. ET

The Associated Press provides an update on the Riots. 

"East Lansing police say at least 15 people were arrested during a rowdy celebration of Michigan State's victory over Ohio State in the Big Ten championship game.

The police department's weekend report says 12 people were students and one was an alumnus. East Lansing police say there were at least 57 fires, especially in a neighborhood of apartments just off the eastern edge of campus."

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