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Offseason Starts Early For Spartans After Shocking Slide

NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

Michigan State has had enough success under Mark Dantonio that the Spartans have probably earned the benefit of the doubt — one terrible season doesn’t necessarily mean the program is in decline. 658 more words


Ohio State survives scare at Michigan State 17-16

Ohio State wasn’t impressive on a cold, windy day in Lansing, Mich., but the No. 2 Buckeyes dodged a major upset bid by Michigan State. 342 more words

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Spartans Trying To Salvage What They Can From Lost Season

NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — After this season is over, Mark Dantonio will have plenty of time to take stock of everything that went wrong for his Michigan State team in 2016. 617 more words


Mark Dantonio Held "Town Hall Meeting" With Players To Gauge Confidence In Coaching Staff

By: Will Burchfield

Through Michigan State’s seven-game losing streak, coach Mark Dantonio has maintained faith in his players.

He wanted to ensure it remains a two-way street. 258 more words


Bowl eligibility watch: Michigan State slips to new low

From the College Football Playoff to below .500: It’s been a stunning fall in 2016 for Michigan State.

The Spartans lost to Illinois on Saturday, their seventh straight defeat, and they’re now assured of a sub-.500 season. 366 more words

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Recruiting: MSU commit Hunter Rison notes team unity

Last weekend, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio and his staff hosted one of the players they expect will have a big impact over the next few years in East Lansing — Ann Arbor Skyline wide receiver Hunter Rison. 492 more words


Michigan St Scuffling At QB In 6-Game Skid

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — His team in a freefall, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio acknowledged the Spartans are scuffling along at quarterback.

“We lost a guy who was there for three years,” Dantonio said, referring to the graduated Connor Cook. 369 more words