Evanston, Ill – Kirk Cousins threw for 329 yards and three touchdowns, and Michigan State (No. 7 BCS, No. 8 AP) rallied to beat Northwestern 35-27 and remain unbeaten on Saturday.
B.J. Cunningham made an acrobatic grab for the go-ahead touchdown with two minutes left. Edwin Baker added a 25-yard scoring run and Eric Gordon intercepted Dan Persa in the closing seconds to seal a wild win.
A Michigan Supreme Court justice running for re-election acknowledges using the N-word during a private conference with other justices in 2006.
Robert Young Jr. responded Friday after former Justice Elizabeth Weaver gave a speech this week accusing him of using the racial slur. She says it shows why he doesn't deserve another term on the court.
EAST LANSING, MI – Friday night at Wharton Center, the MSU Symphony Orchestra will play a concert that includes the world premiere of a viola concerto by the MSU College of Music's Riccardo Lorenz. Melissa Ingells recently spoke with conductor Leon Gregorian about the program, and they were joined by the soloist, artist in residence Roberto Diaz of the Curtis Institute of Music, who talked about the premiere of "Canciones de Jara."