Michigan State Spring Game Saturday 2pm
Saturday Michigan State plays the annual Green and White Spring game at 2 pm. Admission is FREE and parking is free. It's a chance for Spartan fans to come out and celebrate the Rose Bowl victory, the most wins ever by a Spartan football team and a preview of the upcoming season. Plus, MSU is bringing in 15 recruits for the class of 2015. Click here to see that story. Head Coach Mark Dantonio is hoping for 50 thousand fans. That would be a nice show of force for the incoming recruits. Michigan had an estimated 15,000 fans at their annual spring game. This season has the Spartans playing in prime time a lot.
MSU will play against Jacksonville State on Aug. 29 at Spartan Stadium. A Friday night game with time and television information still to be announced.
Michigan State will also have another prime time Big 10 showdown October 4th, 8 pm at home against Nebraska. That game will likely be on ABC, ESPN or ESPN 2 "the Deuce."
MSU’s Nov. 8, home game against the Buckeyes still could end up under the lights. ESPN has yet to make all of its selections for the 2014 season.
November 15, MSU will play at Maryland in the latest night game in Big Ten Network's history, 8 pm kickoff. Click here for more info. Shortly after the announcement, the Maryland athletic department tweeted a promo for the game, calling it #BlackoutSparty and adding: “Light ‘Em Up.”
There will also be a youth football clinic before the Green and White game. For more info on this and all spring game happenings, click here.