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After Friday night's Michigan State men's basketball win over Indiana, head coach Tom Izzo was asked about the trying week for the university in relation to the Larry Nassar sentencing hearing. Izzo voiced his support of MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon after the Board of Trustees backed Simon at the conclusion of a closed-door meeting. Watch Izzo's comments in full length here. 

Current Sports | January 19, 2018

Jan 19, 2018
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Jordyn Wieber; Aly Raisman; Lou Anna K. Simon; Larry Nassar; Michigan State Gymnastics; USA Gymnastics

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 Rachel Fradette is the Editor-in-Chief for The State News, Michigan State University’s student newspaper. Fradette and her editorial team published a piece today calling for the resignation of President Lou Anna K. Simon in light of the Larry Nassar sentencing hearings.

 

 


Current Sports | January 18, 2018

Jan 18, 2018
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Larry Nassar; Lou Anna K. Simon; Rachel Fradette; Stephen Drew; USA Gymnastics; Michigan State University

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Larry Nassar; USA Gymnastics; Twistars; Outside the Lines; John Geddert; Sexual Abuse; Great Lakes Gymnastics; Michigan State Men's Basketball 

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A state Representative says tax dollars shouldn’t be used for certain settlements by college and universities.


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More than 1,000 Lansing School District kindergartners now have a PBS KIDS Playtime Pad! The final deliveries were made on Wednesday, December 20 under sunny skies and with hundreds of smiling, excited kindergartners seated on colored carpet squares.

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. 

Current Sports | December 15, 2017

Dec 15, 2017
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Detroit Lions; Chicago Bears; NFL Playoffs; Rachael Denhollander; Larry Nassar; MSU Gymnastics; USA Gymnastics;

East Lansing Boys Hoops Aims to Take CAAC Blue and Michigan HS Titles This Season

Dec 14, 2017
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The Trojans boast one of the strongest teams in the state, led by University of Michigan signee Brandon Johns.

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A medical school dean who supervised a Michigan State University sports doctor convicted of sexually abusing patients is stepping down. We have more from Michigan Public Radio’s Rick Pluta.


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. 


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A new book published by the Michigan State University Archives is nearly 200 pages of stories and pictures of students, staff and experiences at the East Lansing School. 


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