Last November, a 22 yard field goal was all that MSU needed to earn a sixth win to be eligible for a bowl game. For most kicker’s, that is a chip shot, but Auburn graduate transfer Ben Patton’s boot was pushed left. That sequence summed up a miserable 2022 from the field goal kicking unit. This year, the addition of North Carolina graduate transfer Johnathan Kim has given special teams coach Ross Els reason to trust his kicker to get three points when in reasonable range, along with the replacement of NFL sixth round pick Bryce Baringer with redshirt freshman punter Ryan Eckley.
The offense has looked quite interesting for the Michigan State Football team so far this season through five games. The first two weeks have been a completely different tale than the last three matchups. A big reason for this sudden change stems at the quarterback position.
MSU men's basketball guards Tyson Walker and A.J. Hoggard were among 10 players selected to the Preseason All-Big Ten team, the league announced Friday.
Spartan Stadium first opened its gates on Oct. 6, 1923, making this year the 100th anniversary of the opening of the iconic landmark on Michigan State's campus.
The last three weeks of 2023 have given Michigan State football a number of issues that require deep looks in the mirror, whether it be a 34 point loss to the No. 7 Washington Huskies at home or a 16 point showing in their first road game last week to the Iowa Hawkeyes, but it hasn’t been all bad on both sides of the ball for the Spartans.
The time has come. The moment so many fans have been anticipating since last season’s ending: hockey season.
The Big Ten Conference announces it will become division-less starting in 2024 with its additions of Oregon, Washington, UCLA, and USC.
At the bye week of the 2023 season, the Michigan State Football team has had lots of ups and downs. Through the shakiness of the season thus far, there have been players who have stood out on the field, and some who are wishing their campaign started a bit stronger.
With four returning starters, a top-five recruiting class, and several other key returners, the Spartans have all the tools necessary to be the story of college basketball in 2023-2024.
With a mix of returning experience, and exciting young talent Head Coach Tom Izzo praises the leadership role the upperclassmen have taken on.
The 2023 season has been quite the rollercoaster for the Michigan State Football team. Following the firing of Head Coach Mel Tucker for cause officially last Wednesday, a new identity is demanded by the Spartan faithful as the program attempts to restore the culture it once had before Tucker’s incident. Athletic Director Alan Haller issued a community letter on Monday to recognize the frustrations the MSU fan base has in addition to providing an update on Michigan State’s plan to conduct a head coaching search to fill the role. The Spartans are winless in the three games coached by interim head coach Harlon Barnett after Tucker was suspended back on Sept. 10.
The Michigan State volleyball team moved on to 11-4 and 3-1 in the Big Ten after the team defended off a late run from the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.
MSU Women's Soccer could not climb out of an early deficit against No. 4 Penn State Sunday, falling 3-1.
The Michigan State Football team couldn’t hold onto their lead as they struggled to generate any momentum on offense in their 26-16 loss to Iowa Saturday night. Redshirt senior kicker Jonathan Kim produced one of the more consistent performances on the night for the Spartans, and was a big contributor to MSU's scoring. Kim was 3/4 on made field goals, including 1/1 on extra points.
In their first road test of the year, the Michigan State Football team couldn’t hold on as they were defeated by Iowa 23-16 in a sluggish offensive performance. MSU is now 0-3 in games coached by interim head coach Harlon Barnett as they drop to 0-2 in Big Ten play and 2-3 overall.
The No. 12 ranked Spartans return to Big Ten action as they prepare to play host to Penn State to close out the Michigan State soccer doubleheader this Sunday, with the men’s kickoff set for 3 p.m..