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3-9, 6th in Big Ten - East

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State and Boston College have agreed to a home-and-home series. The schools will play at Boston College in 2024, and it Michigan State in 2025. Boston College also faces Big Ten opponents in 2018, 2019, 2020, 2022, 2026 and 2027.

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Police: Ex-MSU staffer interfered with probe

Police say Curtis Blackwell, a former Michigan State staffer, interfered with a criminal investigation by taking it upon himself to look into the matter.

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Spartans to debut all-white uniforms

When Michigan State takes on Western Michigan on Sept. 9, the Spartans will be sporting new all-white uniforms. According to SpartanJerseys.com, it will be the first time MSU is donning white helmets since the 1954 season (@MSU_Football/Twitter).

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Former Lions personnel guy Sheldon White is the new director of player personnel at Michigan State.

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15dDan Murphy

Biggest offseason questions for the Big Ten East

Can Ohio State throw the ball? Can Michigan run it? We look at the biggest questions that each team will be trying to answer as they get back to work.

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17dDan Murphy

Ex-Michigan St. DL Peat says return blocked

Defensive lineman Cassius Peat said coaches told him that he can't return to Michigan State four days before his scheduled arrival to the campus for summer workouts.

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20dDan Murphy

Accused ex-Spartans players plead not guilty

All three of the former Michigan State football players who have been accused of sexual assault have pleaded not guilty to those charges, and defense attorneys say their clients will be proved innocent in court.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State's Josh King pleaded not guilty to three felony charges (first- and third-degree sexual conduct and capturing/distributing an image of an unclothed person) in East Lansing Wednesday morning. Donnie Corley and Demetric Vance both pleaded not guilty to third-degree sexual conduct charges in the same case during the last two days.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State's Donnie Corley is in East Lansing this morning to be arraigned on 3rd degree sexual assault charges.

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21dDan Murphy

Dantonio: MSU needs to re-center after charges

Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio said he views the sexual assault charges brought against his players this spring as a chance to "re-center" the program and reinforce what he sees as its core principles.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis says it had been a difficult year for the football program on all front and he believes they are striving to improve all those things.

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Hollis, Dantonio speak on decision to dismiss 3 players (0:53)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio dismisses Donnie Corley, Josh King and Demetric Vance. All three were formally charged today with criminal sexual assault. "Regardless of the final outcome of the criminal process, these three individuals have been dismissed from our program, effective immediately."

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21dDan Murphy

Warrants signed for 3 Michigan State players

Arrest warrants were signed for Michigan State football players Donnie Corley, Josh King and Demetric Vance on Tuesday, one day after the county prosecutor announced plans to charge them with sexual assault.

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22dDan Murphy

Mich. St. players charged with sexual assault

Three Michigan State players have been charged with sexual assault stemming from a January incident. The players, who have not yet been named, are expected to be arraigned within the next few days.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Michigan State confirms that Kaleel Gaines is no longer with the program. The redshirt sophomore is reportedly headed to a junior college in Arizona. Gaines played wide receiver and cornerback in the Spartans' spring game two months and head coach Mark Dantonio praised his athleticism at that time.

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27dDan Murphy

MSU expelled WR Mumphery after investigation

Michigan State kicked WR Keith Mumphery out of school in June 2016 after he was investigated for an alleged sexual assault, according to police documents.

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