Spartans hold off pesky Vandals
Drew Stanton was 16-of-25 for 223 yards and one score as the Michigan State Spartans defeated the Idaho Vandals 27-17 at Spartan Stadium on Saturday.
Michigan State could not cover the 29.5-point spread at home, and the 44 points scored was UNDER the posted total of 57.
Javon Ringer carried the ball 16 times for 71 yards and one touchdown and Kerry Reed had four catches for 62 yards and a score for the Spartans.
Steven Wichman was 19-of-33 for 171 yards, one touchdown and one interception, and Jayson Bird had 21 carries for 85 yards and the lone Vandals touchdown.