1. Costello, Gavin Schilling Increasing Roles for Michigan State

    EAST LANSING -- Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said repeatedly in the preseason that he hoped to get 15 points and 10 rebounds out of his center position, a combined effort from Matt Costello and Gavin Schilling replacing the departed Adreian Payne...

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  2. Is Michigan State Basketball Tough Enough?

    EAST LANSING – If you can't imagine Michigan State senior forward Branden Dawson as Alex Karras, punching a horse in Mel Brooks' 1974 satirical take on Westerns, "Blazing Saddles," you're not alone...

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  3. Column: No More Injuries, Excuses for MSU

    COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- When the ball was thrown in the air Saturday afternoon at the Xfinity Center in Maryland for the opening tipoff, it marked an important moment for this Michigan State team that likely went unnoticed by many...

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  4. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans Have a Budding B1G Rivalry with Maryland

    They’ ve only played twice as Big Ten foes, but Michigan State and Maryland have already laid the foundation for what could—and should—be one of the league’s most entertaining rivalries for years to come...

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  5. Gamechanger: Spartans No Match for Terps

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  6. Branden Dawson Blocks the Hell out of Damonte Dodd

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  7. Big Ten Season Could Play into Izzo's Strengths

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  8. 3 Keys for Spartans Moving Forward

    Tom Izzo addressed the media on Wednesday with regards to how he feels this Michigan State Basketball team is coming along. Heading in to this weekends game against Maryland, Michigan State is 12-5 and fourth in the Big Ten...

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  9. Izzo Mulling Starting Lineup Changes

    EAST LANSING -- Midway through a week of preparation for a Saturday trip to Maryland, Spartans coach Tom Izzo hasn't made up his mind about whether he'll make a change to his starting lineup...

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  10. Izzo: MSU Will Look Like a Different Team Saturday

    EAST LANSING – It often comes back to football for Tom Izzo, and in those terms he's feeling good about at least one aspect of his team.....

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  11. Michigan State holds off Northwestern 84-77 in OT

    Travis Trice had 18 points and 10 assists, and Michigan State outlasted Northwestern 84-77 in overtime Sunday...

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  12. MSU's Branden Dawson Itching to Ditch Brace on Left Hand

    There was no immediate word after Michigan State's 75-61 win Thursday at Iowa whether senior forward Branden Dawson is making Starburst an every-game necessity — ESPN cameras ...

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  13. Michigan State Basketball: Knee-Jerk Reactions to Start of Big Ten Play

    Michigan State’s certainly feeling the loss of Gary Harris, Adreian Payne and Keith Appling —but it’s far from crippled after sending the trio off to the pro ranks...

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  14. Branden Dawson Holds Key to Spartans' March

    If Tom Izzo wants to win a title this season, Campus Insiders' basketball analyst Digger Phelps thinks Branden Dawson must lead the way for the Spartans. Plus, why Minnesota can still make noise in the Big Ten...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 7 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  15. Michigan State Extends Win Streak over Iowa to Nine

    IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Travis Trice scored 25 points and hit seven 3-pointers and Michigan State rallied to pound Iowa 75-61 on Thursday night, its ninth straight win over the Hawkeyes...

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  16. Michigan State's Defense Smothers Indiana in Rout

    East Lansing — When Tom Izzo talks about being optimistic about his team, Monday night was evidence why...

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  17. Eron Harris Patiently Waiting for His Turn

    For Eron Harris, it's all just a matter of time. From learning the game in his hometown of Indianapolis, to making the move to West Virginia.....

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  18. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' Keys to Beating Maryland

    Michigan State can take care of business on a few fronts Tuesday versus Maryland. For starters, beating the No. 15-ranked Terps (12-1) would give the Spartans (9-4) their first victory over a Top 25 opponent this season...

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  19. Michigan State Rebounds to Wallop the Citadel

    The Citadel had just taken the lead on a lob pass for a dunk and then grabbed an offensive rebound on the ensuing free throw from Quinton Marshall...

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  20. Izzo Irked After Sparty's 1st Home Loss of Season

    Tom Izzo also says: "You live by the three, you die by the three." (MSU 4-for-21). And says he will "rectify" the soft coaching at 8:30 a.m. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  21. Michigan State Basketball: Bryn Forbes, Matt Costello Keys to Success This Year

    Michigan State clicks when Bryn Forbes and Matt Costello are clicking—look no further than the Spartans’ 66-46 victory Wednesday night over Eastern Michigan for proof of that...

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  22. Branden Dawson Hurt as No. 22 Michigan State Beats EMU

    EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State freshman Javon Bess made his long-awaited debut just when the Spartans needed something tonight, and whether he had much to do with it or ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 8 months ago 179 reads 0 comments

  23. No. 25 Michigan State Beats Eastern Michigan 66-46

    Bryn Forbes scored 14 points and Travis Trice added 13, and No. 25 Michigan State dispatched Eastern Michigan 66-46 on Wednesday night, denying the Eagles their second straight upset win over an in-state foe...

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  24. Branden Dawson Injury: Updates on Michigan State Star's Wrist and Return

    Michigan State forward Branden Dawson suffered fractured wrist against Eastern Michigan on Wednesday. He is out for at least the next two games. Continue for updates. Dawson To Return vs...

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  25. Michigan St.'s Dawson Sprains Wrist vs. EMU

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