Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  No. 16/16 Michigan State will hit the road for the first time this season when the Spartans head to Athens, Ga., for a Top 25 tangle with No. 19/23 Georgia on Sunday, Dec. 7. Tip-off is slated for 4 p.m. ET from UGA's Stegeman Coliseum and will be nationally televised on the SEC Network.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Becca Mills scored the game-winning basket with 54 seconds to play in overtime Thursday night and No. 16 Michigan State rallied to beat Georgia Tech 79-73 in an ACC/Big Ten Challenge game.

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Women's basketball overcomes Georgia Tech in overtime, 79-73 State News
MSU hosted Georgia Tech as part of the ACC/Big Ten challenge, and after falling behind early, the Spartans needed overtime to claw out a tough 79-73 victory.

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Women's Basketball spartansportsnetwork.com —  Keaton And Suzy recap the season so far and look ahead to the game against Georgia Tech. Senior Madison Williams joined the show.
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Women's Basketball statenews.com —  In a 17-point outburst on Sunday against Miami (OH), senior guard and former walk-on Anna Morrissey turned in the most impressive game of her Spartan career. The fourth-year veteran has filled a need for scoring on the team in recent games and has done so with a hard working and humble approach.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  As part of the annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge, No. 16/16 Michigan State women's basketball team will host Georgia Tech on Thursday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. ET at the Breslin Center. Thursday is only the second-ever meeting between MSU and GT, both coming in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Aerial Powers had 10 points, 10 rebounds, seven assists and three steals, Anna Morrissey scored 17 and No. 16 Michigan State beat Miami of Ohio 85-39 on Sunday. Powers recorded her fifth double-double of the season for Michigan State (4-1), which dominated the RedHawks (1-3) in nearly every facet except free-throw shooting where the Spartans were 7 of 19.

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Women's basketball defeats Miami 85-39 at Breslin Center State News
No. 16 MSU welcomed the visiting Miami (OH) Red Hawks for a Sunday afternoon game, but the Spartans faced little opposition, cruising to a 85-39 victory. Miami (1-3 overall) sat in a 2-3 zone to start, and the Spartans (4-1 overall) made the Red Hawks pay with a couple early 3-pointers from senior guard Anna Morrissey and sophomore guard Tori Jankoska.

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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  No. 16/17 Michigan State women's basketball continues its six-game homestand by hosting Miami (Ohio) on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 30 at 2 p.m. ET at the Breslin Center, as the Spartan women look to close out action in November.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Aerial Powers scored 24 points and grabbed 16 rebounds and No. 16 Michigan State beat Oakland 79-64 on Wednesday night.


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Women's Basketball detroitnews.com —  The Michigan State women's basketball team dropped one spot to No. 16 in the Associated Press Top 25 poll released Monday, following a 1-1 week that included a loss to the nation's new No. 2 team.
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Women's Basketball impact89fm.org —  The first time I remember seeing Aerial Powers, I was in the 10th grade at Detroit Country Day. It was Field Day. At Country Day, one of the biggest Field Day events was the slam-dunk contest. One representative from each class would compete, and it would get LIVE.
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Women's Basketball youtube.com —  It’s a new season for the Michigan State Women’s Basketball team. Coming off of a share of the 2013-14 Conference Championship the team’s two senior captains look to push and lead their team further than before. Watch highlights from the team’s first games, hear from Coach Merchant, and learn about what makes one junior on the team so incredibly special on this episode of Spartan Women’s Basketball All Access.


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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Tori Jankoska scored 22 points and Aerial Powers added 17 and 13 rebounds, leading No. 15 Michigan State to a 64-45 win over IUPUI on Sunday.The Spartans (2-1) used their physical advantage to get to the foul line, where they made 19 of 23. Jankoska was 11 of 13 and Powers, who has had a double-double in all three games this season, was 8 of 9. The duo also combined for 11 of MSU's 13 assists.

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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  The Jaguars are making their first road trip of the season, after opening with a 89-69 loss to No. 10 Louisville and a 66-44 win over Eastern Illinois. IUPUI is coming off a 23-10 season, their second-straight 20-win season, and a second consecutive WNIT appearance. Three Jaguars are avergaing in double-figures, led by Valparaiso transfer Shaquira Scott's 12.5 points. Nevena Markovic, a second-team All-Summitt League performer last season, leads the team with 6.0 rebounds.
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Women's Basketball highschoolsports.mlive.com —  Muskegon girls basketball player Mardrekia Cook will call Michigan State University her next basketball home. The 6-foot-1 junior made a verbal commitment Wednesday to play for the Spartans beginning in 2016.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Jewell Loyd had 28 points and 11 rebounds to lead No. 3 Notre Dame to a 71-63 win over No. 15 Michigan State on Wednesday night. Aerial Powers scored 27 points and Tori Jankoska added 20 for the Spartans (1-1).

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Notre Dame defeats women's basketball at home, 71-63 State News
On a cold and snowy November night, No. 14 MSU and No. 3 Notre Dame kept Breslin Center toasty for 40 minutes of basketball, but the Irish pulled away towards the end, securing a 71-63 victory.

Jewell Loyd, Notre Dame too much for MSU women Detroit Free Press
It was the All-America player against the All-America player-in-waiting. Notre Dame junior All-America Jewell Loyd scored 28 points Wednesday night to lead the Irish (2-0) to a 71-63 victory over Michigan State and Aerial Powers in the Breslin Center.

Spartans Squander Golden Opportunity for a Major Upset of #3 Notre Dame 71-63 Spartan Nation
The #15 Michigan State Spartans played host to an elite female basketball team tonight in the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame. The Irish were ranked number three in the land coming into this game and 1-0 on the campaign (same as the Spartans) but with a heralded roster of stars.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Michigan State women's basketball head coach Suzy Merchant announced the signing of six National Letters of Intent on Wednesday - Jenna Allen (East Bedford, Ind./Bedford North Lawrence), Octavia Barnes (Jackson, Miss./Raymond), Victoria Gaines (Merrillville, Ind./Merrillville), Kalabrya Gondrezick (Benton Harbor, Mich./Benton Harbor), Morgan Green (San Jose, Calif./Pacific Collegiate School/Chabot College) and Hana Vesela (Priobor, Czech Republic/Sportovni Gymnasium Dany a Emila Zatopkovych). The six players will join the Spartan program starting with the 2015-16 season. The class is ranked as high as No. 16 nationally by Blue Star Basketball.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  Aerial Powers had 20 points with 15 rebounds and No. 14 Michigan State held off Eastern Michigan for a season-opening 69-61 victory on Sunday.


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Women's Basketball impact89fm.org —  Merchantaries is back for another season of Michigan State women’s basketball. On this episode, host Jennifer Aldridge and co-host Jalen Walker discuss the preseason and what to expect from the No. 14 Spartans this season.
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Women's Basketball msuspartans.com —  The 2014-15 regular season gets underway for the Michigan State women's basketball team on Sunday as the Spartans host Eastern Michigan (1-0) at 2 p.m.
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