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#16 Michigan State Spartans (10-3)


Sat. 11/18 Sat. 11/25 Thu. 12/28
vs. MD
W 17-7
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W 40-7
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vs. WashSt
W 42-17
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Tressel to be Michigan St's DC, Haynes hired for secondary

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Michigan State has announced that Mike Tressel will be the team's defensive coordinator after Harlon Barnett's departure to Florida State .

Tressel had been a co-defensive coordinator for the Spartans with Barnett. Michigan State also announced Friday that former Kent State coach Paul Haynes has been hired as the Spartans' secondary coach.

Tressel, the nephew of former Ohio State coach Jim Tressel, has been on the staff for Mark Dantonio's whole 11-year tenure as Michigan State's coach.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: B. Lewerke2793
Passing TDs: B. Lewerke20
Rushing Yards: L. Scott898
Rushing TDs: L. Scott8
Receiving Yards: F. Davis III776
Receiving TDs: F. Davis III9
Interceptions: D. Dowell5
Schedule 2017
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/2 vs. Bowling Green W 35 - 10
9/9 vs. Western Michigan W 28 - 14
9/23 vs. Notre Dame L 18 - 38
9/30 vs. Iowa W 17 - 10
10/7 at 7 Michigan W 14 - 10
10/14 at Minnesota W 30 - 27
10/21 vs. Indiana W 17 - 9
10/28 at Northwestern L 31 - 39
11/4 vs. 7 Penn State W 27 - 24
11/11 at 13 Ohio State L 3 - 48
11/18 vs. Maryland W 17 - 7
11/25 at Rutgers W 40 - 7
12/28 vs. 18 Washington State W 42 - 17
Big Ten
East
  Conference Overall
5 Ohio State 8-1 12-2
16 Michigan State 7-2 10-3
9 Penn State 7-2 11-2
Michigan 5-4 8-5
Rutgers 3-6 4-8
Indiana 2-7 5-7
Maryland 2-7 4-8
West
  Conference Overall
6 Wisconsin 9-0 13-1
21 Northwestern 7-2 10-3
Iowa 4-5 8-5
Purdue 4-5 7-6
Nebraska 3-6 4-8
Minnesota 2-7 5-7
Illinois 0-9 2-10
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4980 (76)
Passing Yards: 2798 (73)
Rushing Yards: 2182 (59)
Points per game: 24.5 (96)
Yards per game: 383.1 (91)
Touchdowns: 38 (84)
Field Goals: 15 (51)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 3869 (6)
Passing Yards: 2630 (41)
Rushing Yards: 1239 (1)
Points per game: 20.0 (19)
Yards per game: 297.6 (7)
Touchdowns: 27 (8)
Field Goals: 14 (64)
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