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Current Sports | January 23, 2019

Jan 23, 2019
John Beilein
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Michigan Men's Basketball; John Beilein; Ira Childress; Okemos;  Charles Matthews; Larry Fitzgerald;

Kenny Goins
Al Martin - WKAR

The No. 6 Michigan State men's basketball team defeated No. 13 Maryland on Monday night, 69-55. The Spartans, winners of 12 straight, improved to 17-2 (8-0 in the Big Ten) and will hit the road to play No. 19 Iowa on Thursday. The team also extended a conference win streak to 20 games, which dates back to last season. 

Current Sports | January 22, 2019

Jan 22, 2019
Tom Izzo
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Tom Izzo; Joshua Langford; Xavier Tillman; Kenny Goins; Cassius Winston; Aaron Henry; Nick Ward; Roger Goodell


Ward Held Scoreless, MSU Still Cruises In Home Win Over Maryland

Jan 21, 2019
Cassius Winston
Al Martin - WKAR

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Even without Nick Ward at his best, No. 6 Michigan State turned on the jets in the second half to defeat No. 13 Maryland 69-55 and remain unbeaten in Big Ten play.

Victor Robinson
PeacePlayers

Victor Robinson of PeacePlayers International discusses Martin Luther King Jr. Day and the importance of spreading the knowledge of his legacy to today's youth. 

Current Sports | January 21, 2019

Jan 21, 2019
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MLK Day; LA Rams; New England Patriots; Tom Brady; New Orleans Saints; Kansas City Chiefs; NFL Refs; AFC Championship; NFC Championship;


Taryn McCutcheon.
MSU Athletics

In a battle of ranked teams, the No. 17 Michigan State women's basketball team was stopped on the road by first-place and No. 20 Rutgers 76-62 at the RAC Sunday afternoon.

Johnny Lewis

Johnny Lewis tells you how to stick to your workout goals even when traveling for work or pleasure. 

Current Sports | January 18, 2019

Jan 18, 2019
Cassius Winston
MSU Athletics

MSU Basketball; Nick Ward; Cassius Winston; NFL Playoffs; Fit Fridays; Tom Brady; AFC Championship; NFC Championship


Cassius Winston
MSU Athletics

Guard Cassius Winston takes over and leads MSU to key road victory. 

MSU Women's Basketball
MSU Women's Basketball Facebook

No. 17 Michigan State shows grit in home win over No. 9 Maryland. 

Current Sports | January 17, 2019

Jan 17, 2019
John Engler
Cheyna Roth / MPRN

John Engler; Satish Udpa; Tom Izzo; Joshua Langford; Kyle Ahrens; James Palmer Jr.; 


Current Sports | January 16, 2019

Jan 16, 2019
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John Engler; Michigan State; MSU Board of Trustees; Michigan Football; Jim Harbuagh; 


Current Sports | January 15, 2019

Jan 15, 2019
Tom Izzo
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MSU basketball; Michigan basketball; Tom Izzo; John Beilein; Duke basketball; Nick Ward; Brendan Quinn; Tom Brady; New England Patriots; AFC Championship game


Lorenzo White
MSU Athletics

The most decorated running back in Michigan State football history, Lorenzo White, is headed to the College Football Hall of Fame. White is one of 13 players to receive the honor on his ninth nomination. 


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