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2019 Schedule
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6hElizabeth Merrill

Jury acquits Mateen Cleaves of sexual assault

Former Michigan State basketball player Mateen Cleaves was acquitted Tuesday of charges alleging that he sexually assaulted a woman in a motel room four years ago. He had faced up to 15 years in prison.

Michigan State, Kansas on collision course to meet in Maui (2:00)
84dJeff Borzello

Hausers' picks: Sam to Virginia, Joey to MSU

The Hauser brothers, who said last month they were transferring from Marquette, announced their choices Tuesday. Sam is headed to Virginia, Joey to Michigan State. Both will have to sit out a season.

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118dPaula Lavigne

Video: Dawkins boasted of ties to Miller, others

A video recording of a conversation that was played Wednesday in the college basketball corruption trial featured aspiring sports agent Christian Dawkins promoting his connections to top coaches, including Arizona's Sean Miller.

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123dDan Murphy

Big Ten POY Winston returning to MSU

Michigan State guard Cassius Winston will return for his senior season in 2019, while forward Nick Ward said he plans to enter the NBA draft.

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131dPaula Lavigne

MSU student who reported rape 'no longer afraid'

Michigan State senior Bailey Kowalski says she feels "empowered" and is "no longer afraid," four years after she said she was raped by three now-former Spartan basketball players.

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132dPaula Lavigne

MSU student who reported rape reveals identity

A Michigan State student who reported being gang-raped by three now-former basketball players publicly identified herself Wednesday in a New York Times article in which she describes how the assault that she reported, and its aftermath, changed her life.

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134dBen Fawkes

Virginia favored to repeat in 2020 at Vegas books

Caesars Palace has installed Virginia as the 5-1 favorite to win next year's men's college basketball title, with the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook giving 7-1 odds to the Cavaliers and Kentucky as co-favorites.

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Courtside: Championship Monday

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich recap Texas Tech overwhelming Michigan State and Virginia's close call against Auburn (1:30). Plus, they preview tonight's National Championship game between the two teams (13:57) and discuss new allegations against Duke-Zion Williams by Michael Avenatti (33:17).

Winston: We knew it would be an ugly game (1:14)
How did Texas Tech take down Michigan State? (1:44)
Final Four predictions (2:27)

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.9
Rebounds Per Game40.6
Assists Per Game18.4
Points Allowed65.134th

Tournament History

Final Fours9
Tournament Record64-30
Championship Seasons1979, 2000
Tournament Appearances31