Walk-Off Warriors: Moments To Define the Mark Dantonio Era (Part 2)

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The Moments That Have Defined the Mark Dantonio Era Mark Dantonio recently led the Michigan State Spartans to his 100th win, defeating the Washington State Cougars in the SDCCU Holiday Bowl. It was not a particularly memorable game, with the Spartans cruising to a 42-17 victory. However, during his tenure in East Lansing, Dantonio has […] READ MORE


Harlon Barnett Leaving Michigan State, Will Become Defensive Coordinator at Florida State

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Harlon Barnett Leaving MSU to Become DC at Florida State News broke Friday morning, first reported by Sports Illustrated’s Bruce Maxwell, that Michigan State co-defensive coordinator Harlon Barnett was leaving to accept the position as the sole defensive coordinator for Florida State. The terms of the deal have not been made public yet, but Yahoo! […] READ MORE



Spartans Dominant in Holiday Bowl, 42-17

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Brian Lewerke threw for 213 yards and added 73 on the ground as Michigan State rolled to a 42-17 win over the undermanned Washington State Cougars in the San Diego County Credit Union Holiday Bowl. The Spartans were dominant in the second and third quarters, at one point scoring on five successive drives. While Washington […] READ MORE



North Carolina A&T Sneaks In For Celebration

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Marquell Cartwright had 164 total yards on 23 touches and two scores to lead North Carolina A&T to a 2nd HBCU National Championship in three years. At Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, North Carolina A&T sneaks it in for a 21-14 victory in the 3rd annual Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl over the Grambling State […] READ MORE


Matchup of HBCU Titans in Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl

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The Air Force Reserve Celebration Bowl has become a tradition to start off the bowl season, matching up the champions of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC). This season, the matchup of historically black colleges features the North Carolina A&T Aggies (MEAC) and the Grambling State Tigers (SWAC). This is […] READ MORE


Spartans Pull Away From Rutgers Late, 40-7

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Brian Lewerke threw for 222 yards and a touchdown, as Michigan State completed the regular season with a workman-like 40-7 victory over Rutgers in Piscataway, NJ, Saturday evening. The team at times looked lethargic, but the talent difference was immense. With no Big Ten Championship Game on the horizon, Saturday was the last we will […] READ MORE


Spartans Dominated in the Horseshoe

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Jake Hartbarger averaged 45.5 yards per punt, and the Spartans came away with two interceptions. Look, I’m grasping at straws here. The reality is that the Spartans were dominated in the Horseshoe, 48-3, in all three phases. While today was bad (the worst loss of the Mark Dantonio era), the sky is not falling. Spartans […] READ MORE


Spartans Upset Penn State After Mother Nature Intervenes

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If the lightning and delay weren’t enough to stop Michigan State, then Penn State certainly wouldn’t be. Matt Coughlin kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired and the Spartans upset Penn State 27-24. The game was delayed 3 hours and 23 minutes during the second quarter due to lightning. This victory allowed the Spartans […] READ MORE