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High-level golf runs in the family for Michigan State star senior Charlie Green

Oct 13, 2017
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College golf seemed like it was Spartan senior Charlie Green’s destiny, but it took a crucial decision to permanently steer him away from the ice to the greens.

Cross-country star Holly Bullough looks to define her own MSU legacy

Oct 13, 2017
Holly Bullough

The Bullough family legacy is normally rooted in Michigan State football, but Holly Bullough wants to expand the legend to Spartan cross-country.

Organized baseball is coming to an east-central Michigan city for the first time since 1951.

Jemele Hill on Current Sports TV
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ESPN suspended anchor Jemele Hill on Monday for two weeks for making political statements on social media.

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Brian Lewerke ran for a touchdown and threw for a score in the first half and Michigan State held on to beat No. 7 Michigan 14-10 on Saturday night.

Threats Made Against MSU Athletic Events

Oct 6, 2017
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General threats have been issued against Michigan State University athletic events, said the MSU Police Department and East Lansing Police Department in a joint statement.

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No. 7 Michigan has lost quarterback Wilton Speight for multiple weeks with an undisclosed injury.

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The Spartans have already matched last season's win total, and this victory gives them a solid chance to go to a bowl. 

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Michigan defensive back Nate Johnson has been suspended indefinitely from all team activities.

Jud Heathcote Memorial Service

Sep 22, 2017
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MSU Spartans

Streaming live Saturday, September 23, 2017 5pm Eastern/2pm Pacific

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MSU Spartans

WKAR.org will stream the memorial service for former Michigan State men's basketball coach Jud Heathcote Saturday at 5:00 p.m. EDT in Spokane, Washington. The stream is being provided by KREM-TV, the CBS affiliate in Spokane. 


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Michigan State University graduate, now SportsCenter host on ESPN, Jemele Hill, made national headlines earlier this week when she called President Donald Trump a white supremacist via Twitter. ESPN issued a statement noting that Hill's comments do not represent the company and that they had addressed it with Hill. This morning on Twitter President Trump said ESPN "is paying a really big price for its politics (and bad programming). People are dumping it in RECORD numbers. Apologize for untruth."


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Brian Lewerke faked a handoff and the middle of the field opened up, so when the Michigan State quarterback took off running, it was clearly going to be a nice gain.

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Tyson Smith was not only cleared to play in Michigan State's season opener Saturday, he scored a touchdown on an interception return in the most heartwarming moment of his team's 35-10 victory over Bowling Green. 

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MSU Spartans

Michigan State University Athletics announced the passing of basketball coach Jud Heathcote. WKAR reporter Scott Pohl was a public announcer at the games for years. He talked about the coach's toughness, humor and how he personally connected with him. 


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