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2016 Schedule
2-1, 2nd in Big Ten - East

Spartans are down but not out

Michigan State's first loss of the season to then-No. 11 Wisconsin may have been ugly, but the Spartans aren't totally out of the playoff race yet. Eliminator

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Michigan State to honor Mylan Hicks (0:39)
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Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State will wear black shoes and socks as well as a 6 on their helmets in memory of former Spartan linebacker Mylan Hicks, who was killed at a bar in Calgary this weekend. Hicks was playing for the Calgary Stampeders in the CFL.

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Champ. Drive: Badgers Announce They Belong

Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg and Chris Low discuss Wisconsin's dominant win over Michigan State and talk about how the Badgers are a legitimate threat to win the Big Ten.

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Spartans tumble in ESPN’s rankings

Michigan State's 30-6 loss to Wisconsin on Saturday was its worst home loss since 2009. The Spartans drop 10 spots to No. 18 this week. Power Rankings: Week 4

Mark Dantonio @DantonioMark

Our thoughts and prayers are with The Mylan Hicks family, as well as his extended Spartan Family, as we learn of this tragic loss. #RIP6

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Wisconsin makes statement with win over Michigan State (0:32)
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Wisconsin might not be exciting, but it's fun to watch

Wisconsin put an old-fashioned beatdown on Michigan State to begin a brutal Big Ten stretch. The Badgers might be archaic in their approach, but they sure are making the conference race exciting.

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Mark Dantonio seems to disappear from the sideline (0:18)
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Wisconsin's D stifles Michigan State (1:33)
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No. 11 Wisconsin routs No. 8 Michigan State 30-6

Leo Musso returned a fumble 66 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter and No. 11 Wisconsin turned its early-season showdown with No. 8 Michigan State into a rout, winning 30-6 on Saturday.

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T.J. Watt does impression of his brother

Texans star J.J. Watt's brother, T.J., sacks Michigan State QB Tyler O'Connor in the fourth quarter for Wisconsin. The No. 11 Badgers knocked off the No. 8 Spartans 30-6.

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T.J. Watt gets the sack for the Badgers (0:18)
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Wisconsin takes commanding 30-6 lead over Michigan State (0:20)
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Wisconsin returns Michigan State fumble 66 yards for TD (0:34)
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UM, MSU players raise fists during anthem

Players for Michigan and Michigan State raised their fists in the air during the national anthem at each team's home game on Saturday.

Team Stats

Passing Yards227.069th
Rushing Yards168.775th
Points For23.3106th
Points Against23.752nd

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