Men's Basketball freep.com —  It's been six weeks and nine games, and it'll be at least one more – Michigan State freshman guard/forward Javon Bess said after taking part in portions of Thursday's practice that he won't play Sunday against Oakland but hopes to debut Wednesday against Eastern Michigan.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Michigan State center Matt Costello speaks after the loss to Texas Southern on Saturday.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  He may be coaching a mid-major based in Houston now, but Texas Southern coach Mike Davis is plenty familiar with Tom Izzo's Michigan State teams. He played against them for six years as Indiana's coach. The Spartans squad he saw Saturday at the Breslin Center didn't look like the ones he remembered. "I thought Michigan State came out and just kind of played," Davis said. "Not with the energy or effort they normally play with."
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Men's Basketball detroitnews.com —  There was plenty for Michigan State to be unhappy with on Saturday night. The 25th-ranked Spartans had just lost at home to Texas Southern, a team that came into the game with one victory and lopsided losses to Gonzaga, Florida, Baylor and Indiana.
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Men's Basketball detroitnews.com —  There's no doubt there's a competition between Matt Costello and Gavin Schilling, but the Michigan State teammates aren't making it about one player being better than the other.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Michigan State junior offensive lineman Jack Allen has been named first-team All-American by USA TODAY, while fifth-year senior safety Kurtis Drummond has earned second-team honors from the national newspaper
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Bess hopes to return to action within the next week from an injury that has kept him out the entire season. His return will give Spartans fans the first glimpse of a player who was competing for a starting job until near the end of the preseason. He said he plans to dress for Sunday's game against Oakland, and could play as early as Wednesday against Eastern Michigan.
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Football freep.com —  A year ago, Michigan State fans infiltrated Stanford's Rose Bowl ticket allotment to satisfy robust demand, resulting in an estimated 60,000 green-clad spectators in the 92,542-seat stadium for MSU's 24-20 win. This year, Baylor might end up doing the same thing to MSU. The MSU ticket office had sold about 6,000 of its allotment of 13,000 tickets for the Jan. 1 Cotton Bowl as of the close of business Thursday, a day after opening things to the public.
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  After a week of academic finals, Michigan State is back in action, hosting Oakland on Sunday evening. The Spartans and Golden Grizzlies are meeting for the third straight season and the eighth time in nine seasons. It's the second of seven straight home games for MSU.
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Men's Basketball detroitnews.com —  It was Texas Southern's first win over a Top 25 team since it beat 16th-ranked Minnesota on Dec. 21, 1994, according to STATS. "The losses all go to the head coach," Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said. "This one should have an asterisk next to it, to say that he solely did not do his job. So for all the guys that told me to never, ever, in the history of the world admit that it's the coach's fault, hear me out: That was a coaching loss, and I take full responsibility for it, and I plan on rectifying it starting at 8:30 tomorrow morning."
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Football mlive.com —  Drew Stanton was knocked out of the Arizona Cardinals NFL game against St. Louis on Thursday night with a knee injury, the extent of which has not been disclosed. "We know he has a knee injury, (but) we have no idea what the extent of it is, he's had a previous one'' Arizona coach Bruce Arians said after Arizona improved to an NFL-best 12-3 with the 12-6 win. "We'll take it very slow with him and see how it goes.''
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Michigan State junior defensive end Shilique Calhoun and junior cornerback Trae Waynes have been named second-team All-Americans by the Walter Camp Football Foundation, as selected by NCAA FBS head coaches and sports information directors.
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Men's Basketball onlyfans.cstv.com —  Chris Thomas scored 22 points, and Texas Southern beat No. 25 Michigan State 71-64 in overtime Saturday. The Tigers were coming off a loss to Gonzaga, but they remained poised throughout against the Spartans. Texas Southern never trailed in the extra session. "We did know it was possible as long as we stayed as a team," Thomas said. "We've played good teams before. We knew we were getting better."
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Men's Soccer onlyfans.cstv.com —  Four men's soccer athletes were named to the All-Midwest Regional Teams by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America on Wednesday, Dec. 10.
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Ice Hockey msuspartans.com —  Last Friday, Michigan State played its worst game of the season. Without question, the Spartans' 5-0 loss to Minnesota was a game to forget. Last Saturday, Michigan State played its best game of the year. Without a doubt, the Spartans 3-3 tie and shootout victory over the No. 3/6 Gophers was a game to savor. So what will the Spartans deliver on Sunday when they close out the pre-Christmas part of the season with a nonconference contest against Clarkson?
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Denzel Valentine on the loss to Texas Southern on Saturday in East Lansing.
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Men's Basketball statenews.com —  With senior forward Branden Dawson sitting out because of a fractured wrist, it was obvious that Michigan State was missing something in a 71-64 loss to Texas Southern. Beyond the absence of a veteran starter and a consistent rebounding threat in Dawson, MSU couldn’t find the energy to take care of business against a Southwestern Athletic Conference team that entered the game at 1-8 overall.
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Men's Soccer onlyfans.cstv.com —  Men's soccer senior co-captains Fatai Alashe and Adam Montague were invited to participate in the 2015 Adidas MLS Player Combine as announced by Major League Soccer on Thursday, Dec. 11.
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Football freep.com —  Mark Dantonio has used this week to get on the road and recruit. He has stopped into the schools of several players that the staff is actively recruiting for the class of 2016 and had in-home visits with two players for the class of 2015.
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