This installment of the Michigan vs. Michigan State rivalry, the battle for the Paul Bunyan Trophy, is shaping as much as be a historic one.
Each groups (Michigan at No. 6 and Michigan State at No. 8) are ranked properly contained in the top-10 and each groups are additionally an ideal 7-0. There have been some necessary video games on this rivalry earlier than, however few with the potential penalties of the 114th assembly between the 2 colleges.
For starters, it is the primary time since 1964 that each groups enter the matchup ranked contained in the top-10. The 7-Zero begin can be one of the best of Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh’s profession at his alma mater, although the Wolverines have but to play a ranked opponent this season.
Harbaugh, nevertheless, has struggled in opposition to top-10 groups over the course of his tenure, going simply 2-12 in opposition to top-10 groups whereas at Michigan.
Michigan State gained final yr’s assembly of the rivalry, knocking off then-No. 13 Michigan in Ann Arbor as 24.5 level underdogs. It marked the primary win of the Mel Tucker period at Michigan State and was certainly one of simply two wins final yr for the Spartans, who’ve shortly turned issues round in 2021.
One workforce’s going to depart Saturday’s sport with the primary lack of their season. However for the winner, a path to the Faculty Soccer Playoff will get that rather more actual and that a lot nearer.
This is the right way to catch this marquee Massive Ten sport in motion.
What channel is Michigan vs. Michigan State on at this time?
- TV channel (nationwide): Fox
- Dwell stream: Fox Sports activities App, fuboTV
The assembly between Michigan and Michigan State might be broadcast nationally on Fox. Gus Johnson will man the play-by-play duties whereas Joel Klatt will be a part of him within the sales space as an analyst. Jenny Taft additionally joins the duo because the sideline reporter.
What time does Michigan vs. Michigan State begin?
- Date: Saturday, Oct. 30
- Kickoff: Midday ET
Michigan vs. Michigan State will kick off at midday ET from Spartan Stadium in East Lansing, Mich.
Michigan soccer schedule 2021
|vs. Western Michigan||Sept. 4||Michigan 47, Western Michigan 14|
|vs. Washington||Sept. 11||Michigan 31, Washington 10|
|vs. Northern Illinois||Sept. 18||Michigan 63, Northern Illinois 10|
|vs. Rutgers||Sept. 25||Michigan 20, Rutgers 13|
|at Wisconsin||Oct. 2||Michigan 38, Wisconsin 17|
|at Nebraska||Oct. 9||Michigan 32, Nebraska 29|
|vs. Northwestern||Oct. 23||Michigan 33, Northwestern 7|
|at Michigan State||Oct. 30||TBD|
|vs. Indiana||Nov. 6||TBD|
|at Penn State||Nov. 13||TBD|
|at Maryland||Nov. 20||TBD|
|vs. Ohio State||Nov. 27||TBD|
Michigan State soccer schedule 2021
|at Northwestern||Sept. 3||Michigan State 38, Northwestern 21|
|vs. Youngstown State||Sept. 11||Michigan State 42, Youngstown State 14|
|at No. 24 Miami (FL)||Sept. 18||Michigan State 38, Miami 17|
|vs. Nebraska||Sept. 25||Michigan State 23, Nebraska 20 (OT)|
|vs. Western Kentucky||Oct. 2||Michigan State 48, Western Kentucky 31|
|at Rutgers||Oct. 9||Michigan State 31, Rutgers 13|
|at Indiana||Oct. 23||Michigan State 20, Indiana 15|
|vs. Michigan||Oct. 30||TBD|
|at Purdue||Nov. 6||TBD|
|vs. Maryland||Nov. 13||TBD|
|at Ohio State||Nov. 20||TBD|
|vs. Penn State||Nov. 27||TBD|