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Spartans Hold Annual Pro Day

EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan State football program hosted its annual Pro Day at the Duffy Daugherty Building on Monday. Eight players from the 2018 team – offensive guard David Beedle, linebacker Andrew Dowell, cornerback Justin Layne, defensive tackle Gerald Owens, linebacker Jon Reschke, running back LJ Scott, tight end Matt Sokol and safety…

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Spartans Kick Off Spring Practice

EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan State football team opened spring practice with a two-and-a-half hour workout in helmets, jerseys and shorts on Thursday afternoon. The team split time indoors and outdoors, taking advantage of relatively warm temperatures in the mid-Michigan area, which reached the upper 50s, before rain showers forced the team back inside…

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Spring Game Presented by McLaren Health Plan Set for April 13

EAST LANSING, Mich. – Michigan State’s annual Green-White spring game, presented by McLaren Health Plan, has been scheduled for Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m. in Spartan Stadium. Additional details regarding the spring game and youth clinic will be released at a later date. Now in his 13th season as head coach of the Spartans,…

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The Tinning Family in need of your help

This message is being sent in support of Doc Tinning’s daughter, Laura.  Many us were fortunate to meet Doc and his family during our time at MSU.  Doc served the college, the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and hundreds of student-athletes from 1970-1984.  Today, Doc continues to serve the Lord, and texts a daily scripture and…

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Michigan State’s Lorenzo White headed to College Football Hall of Fame

One of the greatest players in Michigan State history is headed to the hall of fame. Former Spartan running back Lorenzo White was announced Monday morning as a member of the 2019 College Football Hall of Fame class. “I was very, very happy when I received the news,” White said, according to a Michigan State…

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Former Spartan All-American Walt Kowalczyk Passes Away

EAST LANSING, Mich. – Former Michigan State All-American halfback Walt Kowalczyk passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 7. He was 83. A three-year letterwinner (1955-57) under Hall of Fame Coach Duffy Daugherty, Kowalczyk earned consensus first-team All-America honors as a senior in 1957 after leading the Spartans to a share of the National Championship, picking up…

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Friends: Daughter of former MSU player Mike Labinjo, who died last month, needs help

LANSING — An effort is underway to help the daughter of a former Michigan State football player who died late last month in Canada. Family and friends of Mike Labinjo have set up a GoFundMe.com account to raise money for Hailey Labinjo, his 10-year-old daughter. The GoFundMe website includes the following message: “All monies raised will…

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Former Michigan State LB Mike Labinjo Dies at age 38

Mike Labinjo, a former standout Michigan State linebacker who went on to play in both the NFL and CFL, has died. He was 38 years old. Labinjo’s death was announced Saturday evening by his former CFL team, the Calgary Stampeders. The cause of death was not announced. “We are deeply saddened to learn of Mike’s…

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Michigan State planning $5 million upgrade to football building

Michigan State’s football staff keeps getting bigger, and now it needs more room. The school is planning a significant upgrade to the program’s football offices at the Duffy Daugherty building on campus, according to plans unveiled this week by the school’s infrastructure, planning and facilities department. The upgrade will add a conference room, meeting rooms…

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No. 11 Spartans Top Utah State in Home Opener, 38-31

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State desperately needed a big play to avoid an upset and Felton Davis delivered. Davis made a fully extended, 31-yard catch to help set up Connor Heyward‘s second touchdown with 2 minutes left to put the 11th-ranked Spartans ahead and they held on to beat Utah State 38-31 on Friday night. Michigan…

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