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Current Sports | 10/21/16 | #807

21 hours ago

RIP Drew Sharp.

MSU Freshies Turning Heads

Oct 20, 2016

The MSU men's basketball team held Media Day on Thursday afternoon at the Breslin Center. As head coach Tom Izzo enters his 22nd season, he finds himself ushering-in his top recruiting class ever! With so much talent coupled with a ton of youth, what are the realistic expectations for the team?

Current Sports | 10/20/16 | #806

Oct 20, 2016

Tiger Woods, Louisville Basketball, NCAA Sanctions, Rick Pitino, Omari Sankofa, MSU Men's Basketball and MSU Women's Basketball.

MSU Women's Hoops Eyes Goal of Final Four

Oct 19, 2016

The 2016-17 MSU women's basketball team brings back two starters from last year in junior guard Branndais Agee and senior guard Tori Jankoska. With so much turnover coming into the new season, the team took a Summer trip to Europe that focused on building team chemistry. 

Current Sports | 10/19/16 | #805

Oct 19, 2016
Joel Dinda / Flickr Creative Commons

Detroit Tigers Offseason Preview, Al Avila, PJ Fleck, Western Michigan Football, Big Ten Conference and Block-Charge Review.

Current Sports | 10/18/16 | #804

Oct 18, 2016
Brian Lewerke photo
Courtesy photo / MSU Athletic Communications

NFL, Michigan State Football, Mark Dantonio Press Conference, Quarterback Situation, Detroit Sports and Louisville Basketball.

Current Sports | 10/17/16 | #803

Oct 17, 2016
Wikimedia Commons - Goodbar73

MSU Football, Four Game Losing Streak, Mark Dantonio, Northwestern Football, Detroit Lions, Detroit Red Wings and Weekend Winners.

Current Sports | 10/14/16 | #802

Oct 14, 2016

Homecoming Parade, Midnight Madness, MSU Football Preview, Northwestern Football, MLB Playoffs and Reflection Friday.

Current Sports | 10/13/16 | #801

Oct 13, 2016
Ishpeming HS football team in parade
Courtesy photo / Do It for Daniel/Facebook

Justin Forsett, Dave Warner, Mark Dantonio, MSU Football, Detroit Lions Football, Jared Goff, MSU Women's Basketball and Homecoming.

Current Sports | 10/12/16 | #800

Oct 12, 2016
Current Sports Guest
Courtesy / WKAR-MSU

MLB Playoff Perspective, Chicago Cubs, Playoff Picks, Jimmy Raye, Tom Shanahan, Raye of Light and Game of the Century.

Current Sports | 10/11/16 | #799

Oct 11, 2016
Damion Terry photo
Matthew Mitchell

Michigan State Football, Mark Dantonio, 1965-66 Championship Team, Quarterback Situation, Bob Apisa and Race Relations.


The Michigan State football team lost to Brigham Young University on Saturday afternoon at Spartan Stadium, marking three straight loses for the Spartans. It's the first time the green and white met BYU on the gridiron, and the first time they have lost three straight games since 2009. 

Current Sports | 10/10/16 | #798

Oct 10, 2016
Mark Dantonio photo spring football game
Matthew Mitchell / MSU Athletic Communications

Michigan State Football, Quarterback Quandary for MSU, BYU Football, Michigan Football, Blowouts in Sports and Current Sports Content.

Current Sports | 10/7/16 | #797

Oct 7, 2016
College Hockey Inc.

Michigan State Football, Brigham Young Preview, Tom Anastos, Michigan State Hockey, and Reflection Friday.

Current Sports | 10/6/16 | #796

Oct 6, 2016

Odell Beckham Jr., Locker Room Talk, Current Sports' Features, James Moore, Football and Throwback Thursday.