Michigan State picked up its first Big Ten win of the season two weeks ago and now faces one of its toughest tests of the season Saturday night.
The State News' Jenna Malinowski spoke with The Michigan Daily's Nicholas Stoll to get an inside look ahead of Saturday night's showdown.
Michigan’s running game is just one strength of a team that has plenty of weapons on offense. If Michigan State has any hope of pulling off an incredible rivalry upset this Saturday, stopping the Wolverines running game will be key.
Michigan State will travel to Ann Arbor as heavy underdogs, but the Spartans are still determined they have what it takes to knock off No. 4 Michigan.
Michigan State has held Michiganu2019s number over the last 10 years, with Mel Tucker and the Spartans riding two straight wins.
Michigan State was able to overcome undisciplined penalties against Wisconsin, but those penalties must be eliminated moving forward if MSU hopes to make a bowl game.
Wisconsin fired head coach Paul Chryst two weeks ago, but came back with a road stomping of Northwestern with interim head coach Jim Leonhard.
The State News’ football beat writer Alex Faber spoke with Sam Harrigan of The Badger Herald to get a preview of what Michigan State can expect Saturday afternoon.
If Michigan State wants to turn the season around, an improvement in play from Thorne is essential. But for that to happen, the Spartans have plenty of problem areas to fix.