No. 4 Notre Dame women handle Duke

...Elizabeth Williams led the Blue Devils (19-7, 10-3) with 16 points. NO. 5 MARYLAND 75, MICHIGAN STATE 69In East Lansing, Mich., Brionna Jones scored 17 points, Shatori Walker-Kimbrough and Laurin Mincy each had 15 and Maryland escaped...

No. 8 Kansas overcomes slow start to beat No. 16 Baylor

...Christian (15-10, 2-10 Big 12) beat Oklahoma State (17-8, 7-6). MICHIGAN STATE 59, NO. 23 OHIO STATE 56In East Lansing, Mich., Michigan State's Denzel Valentine celebrated Feb. 14 in style, sinking a 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds...

Florida State rallies to upset No. 23 Miami

...had 10 points for the Utes.Malik Martin scored 11 points for the Trojans. MICHIGAN STATE 76, MICHIGAN 66 (OT)In East Lansing, Mich., Denzel Valentine had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and Michigan State (15-7, 6-3 Big...

South Carolina women top Charlotte behind A'ja Wilson

...quickly from Iowa for an rout in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. NO. 16 MICHIGAN STATE 79, GEORGIA TECH 73 (OT)In East Lansing, Mich., Becca Mills scored the game-winning basket with 54 seconds to play in overtime and Michigan State rallied...

Center helps Tennessee women beat Oregon State

...and Rutgers' defense stymied Indiana's offense to open Big Ten play.NORTHWESTERN 61, NO. 20 MICHIGAN STATE 57In East Lansing, Mich., Nia Coffey scored 15 points and Northwestern (11-1) beat Mich igan State (8-4) in the Big Ten opener...

Spartans top rival in OT

EAST LANSING, Mich. --- Freshman Larry Caper ran for a 23-yard touchdown in overtime...Michigan last season for the first time since 1990. It was a bigger party in East Lansing, as players and coaches swarmed Caper in the north end zone after his...

Spartans could be majoring in history

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Don't worry about Nick Saban. The Michigan State coach...if he can ever stop smiling. Saban has been hoping since coming to East Lansing in 1995 that the rivalry between the Spartans and mighty Michigan could...

Schools offer deals, hope to boost sales

EAST LANSING, Mich. --- Brandon Drzewicki will travel from suburban Chicago to...Michigan State in December. "We get to go tailgate, we get to go back to East Lansing. I don't put a price on it, within means. But I'm not going to...

Fans overturns cars, set fires after Michigan State loss

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State basketball fans overturned four cars, tipped...which divides the campus and downtown, said Lt. Kevin Daley of the East Lansing Police Department. The violence followed Michigan State's 85-76 loss...

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Orchid shows provide winter escape to the tropics

...days admirers of Cattleyas in Green Bay, Vandas in East Lansing and Dendrobiums in Toronto don't have to travel far...State University Plant and Soil Science Conservatory in East Lansing. One of the orchids that he would like to see at his...