Spartans open 2013 season under the lights against Western Michigan
Michigan State opens its 117th season of football against Western Michigan Aug. 30 at Spartan Stadium. MSU is 77-36-3 (.677) in season openers, including a 12-2 record (.857) in its last 14 games. Friday's game marks the 13th meeting between MSU and Western Michigan, with all games played in East Lansing. Read more at msuspartans.com.