Michigan State vs. Youngstown State: Live Updates
The Spartans score on the opening play of the game again.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The Michigan State Spartans host the Youngstown State Penguins for their home opener, coming off a 38-21 win over Northwestern.
Live Updates below:
14:50 1Q: Michigan State 7, Youngstown State 0. The Spartans score again on the opening play, this time with some trickery. A flea flicker helps Payton Thorne throw to Jayden Reed who goes 75 yards for the touchdown.
7:54 1Q: Michigan State 14, Youngstown State 0. Payton Thorne fakes a handoff to Kenneth Walker III, and takes it in for a 10-yard touchdown run.
12:52 2Q Michigan State 21, Youngstown State 0. Reed hauls in an 85-yard pass from Payton Thorne.
10:12 2Q: Michigan State 28, Youngstown State 0. Elijah Collins gets some love on the most recent drive, and it pays off with a 20-yard touchdown pass from Payton Thorne. Collins hobbles off the field in pain.
4:10 2Q: Michigan State 28, Youngstown State 7. Youngstown State quarterback Demeatric Crenshaw muscles his way into the end zone.
:17 2Q: Michigan State 35, Youngstown State 7. Kenneth Walker III adds another score as time winds down in the first half.
Halftime: Michigan State 35, Youngstown State 7.
10:54 3Q: Michigan State 35, Youngstown State 14. Christian Turner takes it in on the outside for a 26-yard score.
4:32 3Q: Michigan State 42, Youngstown State 14. Thorne tosses one up to Jalen Nailor, who hauls it in for the score.
FINAL: Michigan State 42, Youngstown State 14
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