Michigan State football

Duffy Daugherty
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LeBron James voting rights group; NBA players hesistant about resuming season; Tom Shanahan and Jimmy Raye Current Sports throwback

James Moore
Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

Al talks with former MSU fullback great James Moore about the unrest happening in America due to the killing of George Floyd. 

Mel Tucker

Tom Brady reunites with Rob Gronkowski; Draymond Green sounds-off on "The Last Dance" and Kevin Durant leaving the Golden State Warriors; Mel Tucker using social media to target recruits

Mel Tucker
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Transfer news from the MSU women's basketball team; Mel Tucker lands his first commitment for MSU football; Low expectations for the Spartans 

Cassius Winston
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MSU Football; Mel Tucker; Connor Heyward; MSU Basketball; Tom Izzo; Megan Landon; MSU climbing club

 Chris Kapilovic
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MSU football; Mel Tucker; Chris Kapilovic; Jay Johnson; MSU basketball; Tom Izzo; Mel Tucker; Darius Slay; Tua Tagovailoa

Tom Izzo
Al Martin - WKAR/MSU

National media bash Mel Tucker; MSU men's basketball falls to Maryland; Laingsburgh and Potterville scoring dispute update with Connor Matthes 

Al Martin / WKAR-MSU

Details of Mel Tucker's contract have been released and WKAR has received a copy of the employment agreement. Tucker was officially named as the 25th head coach of the Michigan State football program yesterday.

Tucker has a base salary of $3.8 million, $1.2 million in supplemental annual income, and a $400,000 retention bonus through a six-year deal to the year 2026. Tucker will also receive $100,000 annually from suppliers of footwear and apparel for the program, moving his annual pay to $5.5 million. Written in the contract is a $6 million pool for 10 assistants in his first year as head coach and MSU will pay $3 million to the University of Colorado for Tucker's contract buyout. 

Jake Reuse
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Mark Dantonio; Luke Fickell; Mel Tucker; Bill Beekman; Tom Izzo; Cassius Winston; Xavier Tillman

Luke Fickell
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Luke Fickell turns down MSU football; Listener reaction to Fickell turning down MSU job; MSU men's basketball falls to Michigan