Spartans defeat Penn State 30-27

The Spartans can hit the 10-win mark today
Michigan State players walk through the tunnel before an NCAA college football game against...
Michigan State players walk through the tunnel before an NCAA college football game against Penn State, Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)(Al Goldis | AP)
Published: Nov. 27, 2021 at 3:30 PM EST|Updated: Nov. 27, 2021 at 5:56 PM EST
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The #12 Michigan State Spartans welcomed Penn State into Spartan Stadium to wrap up the regular season.

With the win, the Spartans solidify a 10-win season and have a chance at a News Year’s 6 Bowl.

The game comes the same week both coaches agree to a 10-year extension with both of their programs.

Live Updates Below:

11:22 1Q, 7-0 Michigan State: Kenneth Walker scores his 18th touchdown of the season. Spartans march 76 yards over eight plays.

6:09 1Q, 14-0 Michigan State: Tre Mosley hauls in a pass from Payton Thorne for the score.

3:37 1Q, 14-7 Michigan State: Penn State’s Jahan Dotson reels in a 27-yard pass from Sean Clifford and it’s 14-7 Spartans.

12:11 2Q, 14-14: Dotson again, and its tied in the 2nd quarter. Snow continues to fall.

5:59 2Q, 17-14 Michigan State: Matt Coghlin hits a 22-yard field goal.

HALFTIME: 17-14 Michigan State

11:07 3Q, 20-17 Penn State: Daequan Hardy intercepts Thorne and returns for a touchdown.

2:14 3Q, 23-20 Michigan State: Payton Thorne pushes it in, and the Spartans regain the lead.

FINAL: Michigan State takes down Penn State 30-27.

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