Tom Izzo is expected to have much of his latest Final Four team back next season at Michigan State.
The Hall of Fame coach was not in the mood to celebrate that after Texas Tech eliminated...
Michigan State meets Duke in Elite Eight
No. 2 seed Michigan State (31-6) vs. No. 1 seed Duke (32-5)
NCAA Tournament Elite Eight, Capital One Arena, Washington; Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EDT
CHICAGO (AP) — Michigan State forward Kyle Ahrens injured his left ankle and was taken off the court on a stretcher Sunday, and his status was uncertain as the No. 6 Spartans headed to the NCAA...
Correction: T25-B10-Wisconsin-Michigan State story
CHICAGO (AP) — In a story March 16 about a Big Ten Tournament semifinal between Wisconsin and Michigan State, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Kenny Goins missed a dunk in the...
Michigan, Michigan State meet in Big Ten finals
Michigan (28-5, 17-5) vs. Michigan State (27-6, 18-4)
Big Ten Tourney Championship, United Center, Chicago; Sunday, 2:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Michigan is set to face off against...
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Kenny Goins and Matt McQuaid have been role players for much of their careers at Michigan State.
On the same night and in timely fashion, the seniors were stars...
No. 10 Michigan State knocks off No. 7 Michigan 77-70
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Underestimate Tom Izzo and Michigan State at your peril.
The Spartans are plenty dangerous — even when they're short-handed and playing on the road against a highly...
No. 9 Michigan State drops 3 spots after losing 2 in a row
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — No. 9 Michigan State dropped three spots in The Associated Press poll after losing two straight for the first time this season.
"We're going to try to get up off the mat," coach Tom Izzo said Monday.
No. 8 Michigan State holds off No. 14 Ohio State 86-77
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Riding a seven-game winning streak, No. 8 Michigan State came to Columbus to play No. 14 Ohio State with captain and scoring machine Joshua Langford sidelined indefinitely with an ankle injury. The team's two other veterans had to pick up the slack.
Iowa City, Iowa — Kenny Goins was 2-for-10 from 3-point range entering Tuesday night's game at Iowa.
The Michigan State junior walked out of Carver-Hawkeye Arena 3-for-11 as his 3-pointer with just more than two minutes to play helped No. 4 Michigan State eliminate an eight-point, second-half deficit on its way to a 96-93 victory, its seventh straight.
Portland, Ore. — Conner George saved Michigan State late Thursday night in a win over DePaul. At least, that's the way Miles Bridges saw things.
Michigan State's star sophomore was on the bench with an ankle injury for the opening game of the PK80 Invitational at the Moda Center and, along with a knee injury to junior Kenny Goins, the Spartans were a little thin.
Bridges’ status up in air; ‘more good news than bad’
East Lansing — Things haven't quite reached the critical stage they did last season for Michigan State when it comes to injuries, but the number of players watching practice is starting to grow.
Already on the sidelines were guard Kyle Ahrens (foot) and forward Kenny Goins (knee), but they were joined by forward Miles Bridges on Monday after he twisted his left ankle in Sunday's victory over Stony Brook.
East Lansing — The frontcourt depth Michigan State entered the season with is quickly getting tested.
The Spartans announced on Thursday that junior Kenny Goins will be "out of action for a couple weeks after suffering a mild sprain of his left knee."
It's the same knee Goins injured in February of 2016 that forced him to miss eight games before he returned for the NCAA Tournament. He then missed the bulk of the following summer as he recovered before appearing in all 35 games in 2016-17.
Michigan State’s Goins has mild knee sprain
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State forward Kenny Goins has a sprained left knee and is expected to miss a couple weeks.
The school announced Goins' timetable Thursday and described the sprain as mild.
The 6-foot-7 Goins scored four points in 15 minutes in Michigan State's loss to No. 1 Duke on Tuesday night. He averaged 3.4 points a game last season.
MSU’s Goins to miss ‘couple weeks’ with knee sprain
Michigan State junior forward Kenny Goins will miss "a couple weeks" with a knee injury, according to the program's Twitter account.
According to the tweet, Goins suffered a "mild sprain of his left knee."
The 6-foot-7, 230-pound Goins played 15 minutes in Michigan State's 88-81 loss to Duke in the Champions Classic, chipping in four points, three rebounds and a pair of blocked shots. He averaged 3.4 points and 4.5 rebounds in 18.3 minutes a game last season.