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A Championship Drive For The Ages

Michigan State quarterback Connor Cook holds the Grange-Griffin Championship Game MVP award before handing it to his offensive linemen.

By Dennis Glade

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — On a night when yards were hard to come by, LJ Scott wouldn’t be denied when it mattered most.

Michigan State’s […]

Iowa’s Perfection Ends With 27 Seconds To Go

By Rebecca Harris

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS—They looked like extras in an apocalyptic movie.

Black eye paint smeared everywhere. Scuffed elbows. Blood stains on pants. Eyes on the verge of tears. And a haunted look on every face that undoubtedly will stay there for a while.

The University of […]

Experiencing Indianapolis’ College GameDay

By Frank Gogola

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — I didn’t really know what to expect. Didn’t know what I’d do just standing around for three-plus hours. I was getting out of bed before sunrise and heading out into a cold Indiana morning. But my uncertainty and the cold weather […]

Quick Hits: Five questions for Rick Brown

By Zach Wagner

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS – In light of Saturday’s Big Ten Championship Game between Iowa and Michigan State, I spoke with the Des Moines Register’s senior sports reporter Rick Brown about a couple of topics related to the Hawkeyes’s outstanding season. Brown has been with the Register since […]

Dantonio, Michigan State seek another championship threshold

Mark Dantonio speaking to the media ahead of Saturday’s Big Ten Championship.

By Dennis Glade

Sports Capital Journalism Program

INDIANAPOLIS — The script has changed a number of times this year for Michigan State, but the objective remains the same – reach higher.

For the third time in the […]