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After the final press conference on Wednesday, the day before kickoff of the 40th annual San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl, Michigan State and Washington State had an eventful afternoon.

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The Michigan State football team spent Christmas Day at the San Diego Zoo as part of activities leading up to the 40th annual San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl on Thursday night. 

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The Michigan State football team held its first practice on Saturday at Mesa College in San Diego, California with temperatures in the mid-60s. The No. 16 Spartans will play No. 18 Washington State on December 28th at 9pm in the 40th annual San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl. The team worked out in full pads for two-and-a-half hours, followed by a team lift.

MSU Star Joshua Langford Knows Life is Bigger Than Basketball

Dec 15, 2017

Casey Harrison, Current Sports beat reporter, tells the story of MSU men's basketball sophomore guard Joshua Langford. Harrison tells us how Langford looks at the bigger picture, beyond basketball. 

Michigan State Soccer Coach Tom Saxton Builds Legacy of Success and Togetherness

Dec 14, 2017
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Tom Saxton has been involved with MSU women’s soccer for nearly three decades, creating his own unique special team dynamic.

Michigan State Golf Programs Foster “Family” Traditions, Through Bonds and Building

Dec 14, 2017
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The Spartan golf teams have done things differently for decades, creating unity between the men’s and women’s players in a sport known for individuality.

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Geoff Kimmerly, media and content coordinator of the Michigan High School Athletic Association, joins Current Sports host Al Martin and explains why Michigan State men's basketball commit Thomas Kithier was ruled ineligible after deciding to transfer from Macomb Dakota to Clarkston. 


Michigan State Novice Rowers Learn New Sport on the Fly

Dec 11, 2017

Rookie Spartan rowers are discovering their passion for sport, working on their strength, conditioning and technique during tough daily workouts. There is no off-season, just because it is cold outside.

Michigan State Student Anglers Embrace Fly-Fishing

Dec 11, 2017
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Student Club enjoys success on and off the river, gaining the support of local fishing community. 

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After the MSU men's basketball win over Southern Utah on Saturday night, head coach Tom Izzo spoke to the media about the criticism that he received concerning sophomore forward Nick Ward. Izzo was scrutinized for his benching of Ward after Tuesday's Big Ten win over Rutgers, in which Ward only played 11 minutes in the 10 point win. 

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Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh has called out Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio via Twitter today. 

"Saw Coach D comments on continuing to "focus" on how "he" can beat Michigan. Congrats on turning around a 3-9 team, plagued with off field issues," Harbaugh wrote. "Good for BIG to have him back."

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The No. 16 Michigan State football team has accepted an invitation to play in the 40th annual San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl against No. 18 Washington State on Thursday, December 28 at 9pm. The game will be held in Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. 

MSU (9-3) has never played in the Holiday Bowl and is 5-2 all-time against Washington State, the last meeting taking place back in 1977. 

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