Michigan State Rumors & News

  • Harbaugh strongly responds to criticism over Ohio State emphasis

    The Score "The rivalry between Michigan and Ohio State is as fierce as any in the country, but it's one that has been one-sided in recent years. The Buckeyes have won 13 of the last 14 meetings between the Big Ten opponents, including a perfect 3-0 record against current Wolverines head..." June 03

  • Keith Mumphery sues Michigan State, says false rape claim ended his NFL career

    Pro Football Talk "A year ago today, the Texans released Keith Mumphery, after a report emerged that Michigan State had banned him from campus and expelled him from its graduate school stemming from a rape accusation before he was drafted in 2015. Now Mumphery is suing his school. Mumphery says he was..." June 02

  • DT Kyonta Stallworth is latest to transfer from MSU

    Detroit News "Michigan State defensive tackle Kyonta Stallworth announced on Twitter Saturday that he transferring. Stallworth, a former four-star recruit out of Detroit King, played in six games last season after appearing in just two games in 2016. “After much..." May 20

  • Mark Dantonio says players will decide if Jon Reschke can rejoin Michigan State team

    Michigan Live "Former Michigan State linebacker Jon Reschke, who left the program following the 2016 season after making what he called "an insensitive and totally regrettable comment" about a former teammate, could return to the Spartans. Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio, after speaking to high school..." April 27

  • Ex-MSU RB Madre London heading to Tennessee

    Detroit News "Madre London has a new home. The former Michigan State running back, who last month announced he would be pursuing a graduate transfer, revealed Sunday night on Twitter that he’ll be heading to Tennessee. The 6-foot-1, 218-pound London was the Spartans’ third-leading rusher last season with..." March 12

  • Mark Dantonio says he wants to be part of solution to sexual assaults at Michigan State

    Michigan Live "Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio addressed the media late Tuesday afternoon as the Spartans began their first spring practice. It marked his first public comments in more than a month, when he denied a report that he mishandled complaints of sexual assault against his players. Dantonio stood..." February 28

  • LB Darien Tipps-Clemons says he’s transferring from MSU

    Detroit News "Michigan State freshman linebacker Darien Tipps-Clemons announced on Twitter on Monday that he is transferring. The former three-star recruit from Piqua, Ohio, posted a copy of a letter from Michigan State compliance granting other universities permission to contact Tipps-Clemons regarding a..." February 26

  • Mark Dantonio's annual contract extension approved by Michigan State

    ESPN "Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio's annual contract extension was approved Friday morning by the school's board of trustees. Dantonio's contract with the Spartans now runs through 2024. In 2016, he signed a six-year rolling contract, which stipulates that one year is added to his deal..." February 16

  • Former MSU counselor says Mark Dantonio, Tom Izzo, everyone must 'accept individual responsibility'

    ESPN "A former Michigan State sexual assault counselor who criticized how the MSU athletic department and football coach Mark Dantonio have handled sexual assault allegations involving athletes is pushing back against Dantonio's characterization of her assertions as "completely false." Lauren..." January 28

  • Le’Veon Bell staunchly backs ‘family man’ Mark Dantonio

    Sportsnaut "Former Michigan State running back Le’Veon Bell doesn’t believe the reports that his old coach, Mark Dantonio, helped create a culture of denial. Less than a day after Dantonio patently denied any wrongdoing in the wake of an Outside the Lines investigation that exposed the Michigan State..." January 27

  • Mark Dantonio: Accusations against me are ‘completely false’

    Sportsnaut "On Friday, a bombshell report by Paula Lavigne of ESPN’s Outside the Lines implicated Michigan State and head football coach Mark Dantonio as having worked to cover up a culture of sexual assault and violence against women. Per the report, since 2007, at least 16 Spartans players have been accused..." January 26

  • Report details more accusations against Michigan State in wake of Larry Nassar case

    CBS Sports "After former Michigan State athletic physician Larry Nassar was sentenced to up to 175 years in prison earlier this week for sexual abuse in the USA gymnastics scandal, athletic director Mark Hollis abruptly announced his retirement on Friday morning and the fallout from a growing scandal has..." January 26

  • Michigan State president Lou Anna Simon resigns amid Larry Nassar scandal

    CBS Sports "The latest domino to fall in the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal is Michigan State University president Lou Anna Simon, who announced her resignation in a statement published Wednesday. Simon's resignation comes on the same day that Nassar -- the disgraced doctor who treated athletes at..." January 25

  • MSU receiver Trishton Jackson says he's transferring

    Detroit News "For the second time this week, Michigan State is losing a young wide receiver. Sophomore Trishton Jackson announced on Twitter Friday that he intends to transfer, just days after freshman Hunter Rison made the same decision. “After much thought and consideration, I have decided to transfer..." January 13

  • Florida State to hire Michigan State's Harlon Barnett as DC

    Michigan Live "After more than a decade coaching at his alma mater, Harlon Barnett is on the move. Barnett, Michigan State's co-defensive coordinator and associate head coach, will be the new defensive coordinator at Florida State, according to a report Friday morning by FOX Sports' Bruce Feldman. The move..." January 05

  • Michigan State's Scott to return for senior season

    Lansing State Journal "LJ Scott threw his wristbands into the crowd. He started to jog off the field, and he returned to greet Madre London and go see friends and family in the stands. Scott did not want to leave the SDCCU Stadium field after a 42-17 Holiday Bowl win over Washington State. And he does not plan to..." December 29