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Spartans Clash With Huskers In B1G Battle In Final Regular Season Weekend

Spartans Clash With Huskers In B1G Battle In Final Regular Season Weekend


Leading Off… Spartans Clash With Huskers In B1G Battle In Final Regular Season Weekend
 
• Michigan State baseball wraps up both its four-game homestand at McLane Stadium at Kobs Field and regular-season action by hosting Nebraska in a crucial three-game Big Ten Conference weekend series, Thursday-Saturday, May 16-18 … Two of this weekend’s three MSU games against Nebraska have had time changes after the Big Ten Conference announced that Friday and Saturday’s games will be nationally televised on the Big Ten Network … The series opens on Thursday, May 16 at 6:05 p.m. ET … Game two of the weekend on Friday, May 17 will now start at 5:02 p.m. ET … The series finale and MSU’s regular-season finale on Saturday, May 18 will now start at 12:02 p.m. ET.
 
• MSU is currently tied for seventh in the B1G standings, needing to finish in the top eight to qualify for the Big Ten Tournament next week in Omaha, while the Huskers enter the weekend in second-place, just a game back from the top spot held by Illinois.
 
• The Spartans’ schedule is subject to change, stay tuned to MSUSpartans.com and @MSUBaseball on X/Twitter for schedule updates.
 
• Fans can follow this week’s action with “Tickets,” “Watch Live,” “Live Stats” and “Listen Live” links, where available, at MSUSpartans.com.
 
• For the eighth-straight year, the Spartan Media Network will carry a live audio stream for all home and select road Spartan baseball games this season … The broadcast will be available exclusively at MSUSpartans.com by clicking on “Listen Live” on the baseball schedule … Broadcast veteran Scott Moore calls the action, with Spartan baseball alum Jim Cotter providing analysis for select home games.
 
SENIOR DAY SATURDAY
• Saturday is also MSU’s Spartan Senior Day Celebration, presented by Health Alliance Plan (HAP), as the Spartans will honor their senior players and managers in a pre-game ceremony. Fans are encouraged to arrive early to join in the celebration.
 
SPARTAN SENIOR PLAYERS
Harrison Cook
Jack Frank
Dillon Kark
Nick Powers
Sam Thompson
Greg Ziegler

SPARTAN SENIOR MANAGERS 

Jack Behan

Olivia Hans

George Hunt

Chloe Lanning 

Ava Woodruff 

 

COACH VAN AMEYDE BACK WITH TEAM

• Michigan State veteran pitching coach Mark Van Ameyde (VAN-uh-mead) returned to the dugout last weekend at Ohio State after being…

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