1. Dawson Has 17 and 11, Michigan State Beats Rutgers 71-51

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Brenden Dawson had 17 points and 11 rebounds and Michigan State used a 20-2 run to start the second half to roll over Rutgers 71-51 on Thursday night in a game that ...

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  2. Forbes Recovers Outlet, Feeds Dawson for Dunk

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  3. MSU Receives Donation to Improve Offices

    EAST LANSING, Mich. - Helping to continue the success of Michigan State University athletics, Mark and Cindy Pentecost have made a $3 million leadership gift that will support the men's basketball program...

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  4. Snowstorm Giving MSU Some Extra Practice Time

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  5. Michigan State-Rutgers Basketball Game Postponed as Blizzard Hits New Jersey

    EAST LANSING -- Michigan State's Tuesday night game against Rutgers has been postponed as a blizzard bears down on the East Coast, Rutgers announced Monday afternoon...

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  6. MSU Trying to Beat the Blizzard to Rutgers

    The Michigan State basketball team is rushing to get out of East Lansing in time to beat a massive snowstorm that is expected to hit the Northeast tonight...

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  7. Pitchford ejected for flagrant elbow

    Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford was ejected from Saturday's game against Michigan State before the first media timeout of the game. .....

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  8. Michigan State Basketball: The Most Telling Trends for Spartans in 2014-15

    Generally speaking, Michigan State has a decent basketball team this year. However, the Spartans haven’t always played up to expectations—they’re unranked ...

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  9. MSU's Izzo Responds to PSU Coach's Criticism of Officials

    EAST LANSING – Penn State coach Patrick Chambers went off on the officials after Wednesday's 66-60 loss at Michigan State, angered in particular by three straight touch calls on one MSU possession that led to him receiving a technical foul...

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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Gamechanger: Spartans No Match for Terps

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  15. Branden Dawson Blocks the Hell out of Damonte Dodd

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

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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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...

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  24. 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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  25. 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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