Michigan State is a two-point underdog at home against Nebraska.
Michigan State is a two-point underdog at home against Nebraska this Saturday, with the game airing at 3:30 p.m. ET on ABC/ESPN2. The Spartans opened as a one-point favorite, but the line has since shifted in the Cornhuskers' favor.
Michigan State is 2-3 at home this year, as they have lost against Notre Dame, Ohio State and Iowa on their own field. The Spartans are coming off a 16-13 overtime win over Wisconsin on Saturday to improve to 5-4 overall on the year and 2-3 in conference play.
Nebraska is coming off a 23-9 win over Michigan on Saturday and now controls its own destiny in the Legends division. The Cornhuskers are 6-2 overall and 3-1 in conference play.
Nebraska defeated Michigan State in 2011, 24-3, but the Spartans' defense was able to hold quarterback Taylor Martinez to 23 yards rushing on 12 carries. Martinez was also 7-of-13 passing for 80 yards with one touchdown and one interception.