+-
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio walks the sideline (Credit: AP)

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio walks the sideline during a timeout against Boise State in the second quarter of a game, Friday in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

No 24 Boise State vs. No. 13 Michigan State

No. 13 Michigan State defeated No. 24 Boise State 17-13 in their season opener at Spartan Stadium.

Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell throws a first-quarter
(Credit: Getty)

Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell throws a first-quarter pass while playing the Boise State Broncos at Spartan Stadium. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick gets his team
(Credit: Getty)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick gets his team ready at the line of scrimmage while playing the Michigan State Spartans at Spartan Stadium. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell jumps over
(Credit: Getty)

Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell jumps over the attempted tackle of Boise State's Jeremy Ioane at Spartan Stadium. (Aug. 31, 2012)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell jumps over
(Credit: Getty)

Michigan State running back Le'Veon Bell jumps over the attempted tackle of Boise State's Jeremy Ioane during a game at Spartan Stadium. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell throws a first-quarter
(Credit: Getty)

Michigan State quarterback Andrew Maxwell throws a first-quarter pass while being hit by Boise State's Demarcus Lawrence in a game at Spartan Stadium. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell, right, rushes against Boise
(Credit: AP)

Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell, right, rushes against Boise State's Jeremy Ioane during the first quarter of a game in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick throws a pass
(Credit: AP)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick throws a pass for a 40-yard gain during the second quarter of a game against Michigan State in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick rolls out during
(Credit: AP)

Boise State quarterback Joe Southwick rolls out during the first quarter of a game against Michigan State in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell and Bennie Fowler celebrate
(Credit: AP)

Michigan State's Le'Veon Bell and Bennie Fowler celebrate Bell's first-quarter touchdown against Boise State in a game in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio walks the sideline
(Credit: AP)

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio walks the sideline during a timeout against Boise State in the second quarter of a game, Friday in East Lansing, Mich. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Boise State's Matt Miller (2) catches a pass
(Credit: AP Photo Al Goldis)

Boise State's Matt Miller (2) catches a pass for a 40-yard reception against Michigan State's Johnny Adams (5) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter for stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.