Lacey Holsworth and Michigan State's Adreian Payne. (Getty Images)

Emma: Spartans Find Inspiration In 8-Year-Old Lacey

Young cancer survivor Lacey Holsworth and the Spartans have a special bond.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2014

Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Gary Harris

The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.


Rose Bowl. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Wisch: 5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Rose Bowl

As you prepare to watch today’s game, here are five other things you might not have known about the Rose Bowl and its participants over the years.

670 The Score–01/01/2014

Loyola Loses To Michigan State 73-61

Gary Harris scored 20 points and No. 19 Michigan State broke away in the second half to beat Loyola.


Denard Robinson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

No. 23 MSU Beats No. 11 Michigan Again, 28-14

Keshawn Martin scored twice in the third quarter on similar lunges to the end zone, and No. 23 Michigan State held off Denard Robinson and No. 11 Michigan 28-14 on Saturday for its fourth straight victory over the Wolverines.


Rose Bowl Game

Muller: Big Life. Big Stage. Big Joke.

In 2008, the Big Ten Conference launched a series of public service announcements with the theme of, “Big Life. Big Stage. Big Ten.”


Pat Fitzgerald

Wisch: Get To Know The Big Ten’s Bowl Opponents

Christmas is over. New Year’s is looming. And in between this week the Big Ten gets its bowl season rolling.


Eric Gordon

Hoge: Big Ten Football Report, Week 13

Adam Hoge takes a look ahead at this week’s Big Ten football action.

670 The Score–11/24/2010

Adrian Clayborn

Hoge: Big Ten Power Rankings, Week 10

For the second week in a row, Iowa City was home to another unexpected turn in the Big Ten title race. The Hawkeyes beating Michigan State was not necessarily surprising, but the way in which they dominated the Spartans in every facet of the game certainly was.

670 The Score–11/01/2010

Wisconsin Badgers

Hoge: Week 9 Big Ten Power Rankings

By Adam Hoge – The Big Ten title race took a dramatic turn Saturday when Wisconsin went into Iowa and came away with a win. That, along with Michigan State’s comeback in Evanston, were the […]

670 The Score–10/26/2010

Kirk Cousins

Michigan State Stands Alone Thanks To Late Game Rally

The Michigan State Spartans find themselves in a very good position after the second week of BCS standings. However, this has already been a season that could very easily look much different for the green and white faithful.


Dan Persa

After Week Off, Wildcats Faced With Unbeaten Spartans

(WSCR) – The Wildcats are faced with a daunting task this weekend. They play host to the eight-ranked Michigan State Spartans, who will travel on their first legitimate road game this season. Off to its […]


Lee Coleman

Wildcats Stand In Way Of Spartans Title Run

(WSCR) – Saturday will mark one of the biggest games of the season for both Northwestern and Michigan State. If the Wildcats want to get back in the Big Ten title race, this is a […]


Dan Persa

First Real Road Game Leads Spartans To Evanston

(WSCR) – The Northwestern Wildcats are preparing for one of their biggest games of the year. It’s a home game that couldn’t come at a more crucial point in the season. After losing at home […]


Illinois vs Michigan State

Illini Travel To East Lansing, Take On 13th-Ranked Spartans

Michigan State is looking to be 7-0 after facing Illinois Saturday, but the Fighting Illini has different hopes. Illinois has the 20th best defense nationally and will be a challenge for Michigan State to get […]