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  1. Michigan heads up north for in-state rivalry gameRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Michigan Daily Online

    The Michigan men's basketball team's group of young players has been thrust into the spotlight in the first half of Big Ten play and has also picked up a couple of road wins. But the stakes go up Sunday when the Wolverines venture into the Breslin Center to play Michigan State .

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  2. Stakes always high when Michigan State faces MichiganRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    When Michigan State faced Michigan around this time last year, both teams were unbeaten in conference play, setting up a showdown the likes of which this state has rarely seen. Now the Spartans and Wolverines are playing catch-up in the Big Ten race, but Michigan State coach Tom Izzo doesn't want to hear any talk about how this rivalry is diminished.

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  3. East Lansing, Mich. (Ap) - Apparently even Tom Izzo's 60th birthday celebration can wait.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Naples Daily News

    "It's not a birthday today, guys. It's a work day. I'll have my birthday on Monday," said Izzo, who turned 60 on Friday.

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  4. Michigan State PG Travis Trice fighting through rib injury to play Sunday vs. MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | MLive.com

    It would take a lot more than a rib popping in and out of place to keep Travis Travis from playing against Michigan Sunday. "I'm still breathing, so I can't complain," Trice said Friday after practice.

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  5. Michigan State's Denzel Valentine looks to shot -- and smile -- back for Michigan gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    Valentine, the face of the Spartans' men's basketball team, is desperate to have something to be excited enough to smile about. Sunday's 1 p.m. tip at Breslin Center with the rival Wolverines has Valentine's blood flowing.

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  6. Michigan vs. Michigan State: Preview and Prediction for in-State ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    Michigan State just routed Rutgers, and Michigan just hung with No. 6-ranked Wisconsin right before drilling Nebraska - so the Spartans and Wolverines certainly have something to excite and motivate them heading into Sunday's battle at the There's not much pushing fans, though, as Tom Izzo's Spartans and John Beilein's Wolverines are nowhere near their best.

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  7. Preview: Michigan at Michigan StateRead the original story

    Friday | Maize N Brew

    Somehow, despite not having the services of Derrick Walton , the Wolverines found a way to grind out a convincing win against a Nebraska team that had come into Tuesday's game winning four of its last five. How did Michigan do it? This might sound funny, but they did it not with the startling offensive efficiency it flashed the past two seasons -- they did it with defense.

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  8. West Michigan SportsCenter Update - 1-30-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    The Red Wings six game winning streak is over as Detroit lost to the Lightning last night in Tampa. Darren Helm scored the lone goal for the Wings in the first period.

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  9. Branden Dawson acts as fast break catalyst as Michigan State cruises past RutgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MLive.com

    With six minutes left in the first half, Michigan State forward Branden Dawson grabbed a rebound and initiated the Spartans' fast break himself, streaking down the middle past half court. The call came from point guard Travis Trice, trailing him on his left and wide open.

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  10. Grand RAC debut for Izzo as MSU pounds RutgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Courier News

    Tom Izzo's first visit to the RAC was so pleasant, he probably can't wait to come back. Wiping the glass clean and swishing threes, his Michigan State men's basketball team pounded Rutgers 71-51 before a crowd of 6,000 Tuesday night.

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  11. Dawson has 17 and 11, Michigan State beats Rutgers 71-51Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Northern Michigan News

    Michigan State coach Tom Izzo has never seen a stranger basketball season in the Big Ten Conference. Some nights your team is awfully good.

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  12. More Read the original story

    Thursday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Brenden Dawson had 17 points and 11 rebounds and Michigan State used a 20-2 run to start the second half to roll over Rutgers 71-51 on Thursday night in a game that was postponed earlier in the week by the threat of a blizzard in New Jersey. Bryn Forbes added 18 points as the Spartans shot 51 percent from the field, limited Rutgers to 29 percent shooting and led almost every second of the game.

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  13. Where is the mental toughness for Rutgers men's basketball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    Rutgers Scarlet Knights forward Junior Etou and Michigan State Spartans guard Travis Trice go after the loose ball as Rutgers hosts Michigan State in mens basketball in Piscataway, NJ 1/29/15 , the Rutgers men's basketball team extended its losing streak to five games in a row, right before heading to face No. 22 Indiana on the road.

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  14. Michigan State Beats Rutgers 71-51Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

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  15. Tom Izzo says Michigan State got back to its roots in much-needed win over RutgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    In short ,a trip here to the Rutgers Athletic Center Thursday night got Michigan State back to the type of basketball it hoped to be playing all year in a 71-51 win over the Scarlet Knights. "I thought we got back to our roots," Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said.

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  16. Men's basketball recap: Rutgers loses big at the RAC to Michigan State 71-51Read the original story

    Thursday | On the Banks

    The Wisconsin game feels so long ago at this point. After getting destroyed on the road in Happy Valley, Rutgers continues to struggle in Big Ten play as they lose convincingly to Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans 71-51 at home.

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  17. Rutgers gets rocked at The RAC by Michigan State, 71-51 | Rapid reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    Rutgers men's basketball continues its conference struggles with a huge 71-51 loss at home to a tough Michigan State team, stretching their streak to five in a row. The second half, Rutgers just looked off, especially Myles Mack who Spartan coach Tom Izzo remarked after the game "didn't look like the Mack I saw on film."

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  18. Men's basketball handles business in New Jersey, defeats Rutgers 71-51Read the original story

    Thursday | The State News

    Senior forward Branden Dawson attempts to score two points for the Spartans during the game against Penn State on Jan. 21, 2015 at the Breslin Center. The Spartans defeated the Nittany Lions by 66-60 Wednesday night.

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  19. Spartans 71, Scarlet Knights 51: Branden Dawson, Bryn Forbes lead Michigan State past RutgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    Branden Dawson did it all and Bryn Forbes did what he does best as Michigan State cruised to a road win over Rutgers. The Spartans won, 71-51, Thursday night at the Rutgers Athletic Center behind 17 points and 11 rebounds from Dawson and 18 points from Forbes.

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  20. Halftime analysis: Spartans 42, Scarlet Knights 34Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MLive.com

    Just as Tom Izzo promised it would, Michigan State's shooting returned, and the result was one of the team's highest-scoring first halves of the season. The Spartans went on an 11-point run starting at the 9:43 mark of the first half and lead Rutgers, 42-32, at halftime.

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