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2015 Schedule
6-0, 1st in Big Ten - East
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How will Cook fare against Wolverines?

Michigan State QB Connor Cook has limited negative plays this season, but Jim Harbaugh's defense will be tough. Todd McShay looks forward to the matchup. Mel & Todd (Insider)

Michigan has the chance to reassert itself nationally (1:10)
Drawing Conclusions: Week 6's playoff impact (1:51)

Is TCU or Michigan State more concerning?

With both struggling lately, who has the most issues? Said ESPN's Robert Smith: "Michigan is the better team from the athletic standpoint and that'll be the difference in the game no matter how ready Michigan State is."

Where does Sparty sit in the rankings?

Ohio State isn't the only team struggling but still undefeated. Has Michigan State's lack of style points in its victories been costly? Find out here

Spartans fall in AP Poll

Despite an undefeated record, Michigan State continues to move down the AP Poll. Are the Spartans no longer in the top five? Find out here

Is the play of TCU or Michigan State more concerning? (2:02)

Rutgers miscounts, spikes ball to lose

Rutgers QB Chris Laviano lost track of downs and intentionally spiked the ball on the fourth down with three seconds remaining, giving Michigan State the win.

Rutgers' blunder seals the win for Michigan State (1:21)
Rutgers spikes ball, loses game (0:25)

Michigan St. escapes Rutgers

Trailing for much of the game, Sparty eeked ahead in the fourth quarter to win 31-24. Rutgers had the ball late but an intentional spike on 4th down sealed its fate. No. 4 Michigan St. travels to No. 18 Michigan next week. Box score

Jesse Temple ESPN Staff Writer 

Thrilling finish coming up in Piscataway. Rutgers ties No. 4 Michigan State at 24-24 with 4:21 left in the 4th quarter on a 22-yard field goal. Spartans trying to stay unbeaten. Buckle up.

Team Stats

Passing Yards222.376th
Rushing Yards175.066th
Points For31.0Tied-99th
Points Against21.343rd

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