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Compared to other Big Ten schools, officials say updates to IM facilities are overdue

State News Top Stories - September 29, 2014 - 8:59am

When it comes to sports, MSU has a history of being one of the best.

But when it comes to recreational and intramural sports facilities, material science and engineering junior Adam Marsh argues, “I would have to say MSU is at the bottom compared to all the other schools in the Big Ten.”

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Friends identify woman found Saturday as accounting senior Morgan McGregor

State News Top Stories - September 28, 2014 - 7:23pm

Accounting senior Morgan McGregor, who was a sister at Pi Beta Phi, was accepted into the accounting program in May, according to her Facebook profile.

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MSU football crowns homecoming weekend with 56-14 blowout win over Wyoming

State News Top Stories - September 27, 2014 - 3:18pm

In back-to-back weeks, No. 9 MSU football has scored early and often to cruise to an easy win. This week, the Spartans scored 42 points before halftime en route to a 56-14 victory over Wyoming at Spartan Stadium.

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MSU football leads Wyoming 42-14 at halftime

State News Top Stories - September 27, 2014 - 1:41pm

No. 9 MSU football (2-1 overall) continued its offensive brilliance in the first half against Wyoming. And despite giving up a few big plays from the Cowboys (3-1 overall), the Spartans lead 42-14 at halftime.

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Wyoming will be final test for MSU football before Big Ten play begins

State News Top Stories - September 24, 2014 - 4:20pm

Last week, it took No. 9 MSU fewer than five minutes to take control of the game in an easy win over Eastern Michigan. It might not be as easy this week when Wyoming comes to town to wrap up non-conference play.

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Students, faculty hosted reading to recognize Banned Books Week

State News Top Stories - September 24, 2014 - 2:04pm

It is a beautiful day to read out loud, even if it is a banned book. As part of the Banned Books Week, students and faculty gathered in front of the patio of the MSU Library to read out loud passages of their favorite banned books on Tuesday.

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Farm to table

State News Top Stories - September 23, 2014 - 8:48pm

Some of the East Lansing Farmer's Market vendors have Spartan roots

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In her time at MSU, volleyball senior libero Kori Moster has left mark on program

State News Top Stories - September 21, 2014 - 5:59pm

In the midst of a close match against LIU-Brooklyn last Friday, the ball ricocheted off a Spartan and nearly landed out of bounds, which would have resulted in a point for the other team. But as she’s done many times during her career at MSU, senior libero Kori Moster dived into the audience to keep the point alive for the Spartans.

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Spartans dominated Eastern Michigan on Saturday, but work is still to be done

State News Top Stories - September 21, 2014 - 2:46pm

It took only about three minutes into Saturday’s matchup between No. 9 MSU and Eastern Michigan for the floodgates to open. And once they opened, there was no way to stop the rush.

MSU (2-1 overall)cm let off some built-up anger to rout EMU, 73-14, on Saturday at Spartan Stadium. MSU reeled off 56 unanswered points before EMU (1-3 overall) recorded anything, coasting to an easy win over the Mid-American Conference foe.

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Storied history

State News Top Stories - September 21, 2014 - 8:43am

Just as the term Spartan has established the culture of the university, there are many iconic places rooted deep in MSU’s past that continue to serve as emblems for the Spartan experience, and carry this same feeling of pride that has evolved from generation to generation.

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MSU football sets scoring record in win over Eastern Michigan, 73-14

State News Top Stories - September 20, 2014 - 6:56pm

It was MSU early and MSU often as the No. 11 Spartans (2-1 overall) rolled over the Eastern Michigan Eagles (1-3 overall) 73-14.

The 73 points put up by the Spartans surpassed the previous high in the Dantonio era of 55 against UAB in 2007, Indiana in 2011 and Youngstown State in 2013.

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MSU football sets scoring record in win over Eastern Michigan, 73-14

State News Top Stories - September 20, 2014 - 1:41pm

No. 11 MSU (1-1 overall) looked impressive in the first half on Saturday, leading Eastern Michigan (1-2 overall) 49-0 after 30 minutes of play.

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MSU football leads Eastern Michigan 49-0 at halftime

State News Top Stories - September 20, 2014 - 1:41pm

No. 11 MSU (1-1 overall) looked impressive in the first half on Saturday, leading Eastern Michigan (1-2 overall) 49-0 after 30 minutes of play.

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MSU senior juggles school with his own marketing company

State News Top Stories - September 18, 2014 - 3:28pm

Business marketing and media and information senior Nicholas Stachurski is just like a lot of MSU students. He hangs out with friends, goes to class and bleeds green and white. But there’s one thing that sets him apart from most — he is a student entrepreneur in charge of his own company.

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Mark Dantonio's goal for the Spartans on Saturday is to not "overlook" Eastern Michigan

State News Top Stories - September 17, 2014 - 2:44pm

Sept. 22, 2012 was a day that would be difficult to forget , even for the underachieving Spartans of 2012.

Facing a team from the MAC that they were expected to beat by four or more touchdowns, MSU went into the locker room at halftime trailing Eastern Michigan 7-6.

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Brotherly love

State News Top Stories - September 16, 2014 - 3:38pm

Delta Lambda Phi Social Fraternity, a greek organization geared toward male-identified students, is redefining the perception toward frats.

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Breaking barriers

State News Top Stories - September 16, 2014 - 12:04am

Many international students pursue degrees and careers, forcing them out of their comfort zones. It isn’t easy. But both MSU and East Lansing are taking steps to ease the transition.

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Big Ten bloodlines

State News Top Stories - September 15, 2014 - 6:29pm

Last Friday, MSU and then-No. 9 Wisconsin kicked their seasons off in a tough Big Ten opener. The Spartans and Badgers were certainly familiar with one another, but two individuals involved in the game knew each other like sisters.

Courtney Clem, MSU’s redshirt senior goalkeeper, had the rare opportunity to see her sister, Caitlyn, on the opposite bench.

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Coming together

State News Top Stories - September 15, 2014 - 8:22am

Breslin Center was overflowing with swarms of people attending the annual Spartan Spectacular event on Sunday evening.

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Drinking culture

State News Top Stories - September 11, 2014 - 9:00pm

Alcohol has fueled celebrations, riots, holidays and in some cases, trips to the hospital. But what do students who attend MSU really think about the drinking culture here?

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