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2018 Schedule
6-4, 3rd in Big Ten - East
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2dDan Murphy

Ex-Spartans recruiting director suing Dantonio

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio is among those being sued by former recruiting director Curtis Blackwell, who claims he was unlawfully arrested and his employment with the university was ended improperly last year.

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5dTom VanHaaren

Spartans RB Scott (ankle) decides to redshirt

Having battled an ankle injury that's limited him to four games in 2018, Michigan State running back LJ Scott will redshirt this season in order to return in 2019, coach Mark Dantonio said Saturday.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Ohio State beat Michigan State 26-6 in a sloppy game for both teams. After a fairly even first half, Michigan State's offense made some critical mistakes in the second half, including a fumble in the end zone that resulted in an Ohio State touchdown. The Buckeyes still only have one loss on the season, but still have work to do with the Michigan game looming.

Buckeyes recover Spartans' fumble for TD (0:37)
Spartans take intentional safety (0:21)
MSU's trick-play TD cancelled by penalty (0:22)
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7dESPN staff

ESPN reporters pick Week 11's biggest games

Who will win when No. 10 Ohio State visits No. 18 Michigan State? Our reporters pick that game, plus Oklahoma State at Oklahoma, Clemson at Boston College and Washington State at Colorado.

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9dDan Murphy

OTL: Ex-Spartan in court amid vetting questions

An Outside the Lines review of Auston Robertson's recruitment to Michigan State University and background check shows missed opportunities to gain a complete picture of his prior behavior.

Heyward runs it up the gut for 80-yard Michigan State TD (0:42)
Maryland fumbles would-be pick-6 at goal line (0:55)
Michigan State jumps on loose ball in end zone for TD (1:07)
Lewerke's 22-yard run sets up field goal (0:24)
Michigan State's defense pounces on Hill for sack (0:23)
Michigan State strikes first with 18-yard TD run (0:40)
WR makes grab while being ripped to ground (0:26)

Joel Anderson ESPN 

A small group of Maryland football team parents were handing out these posters honoring the memory of offensive lineman Jordan McNair in the stands before the game.


Michigan State halts Purdue's run, 23-13

Rocky Lombardi threw for 318 yards and two touchdowns in his first start for Michigan State, and the Spartans halted Purdue's four-game win streak, beating the Boilermakers 23-13 on Saturday.

Michigan State puts game on ice with big INT (0:35)

Team Stats

Passing Yards233.3
Rushing Yards118.4
Points For21.7138th
Points Against19.7