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Smith wants to reduce mistakes vs. Central

Smith wants to reduce mistakes vs. Central

The Spartans didn't expect that they would have to overcome both the Scarlet Knights and themselves. Dropped passes, penalties and missed opportunties doomed the Spartans to an opening loss on the road.

MICHIGAN STATE (0-1) VS. CENTRAL MICHIGAN (0-1) WHERE: SPARTAN STADIUM, 12:00 NOON EST.) ALL TIME RECORD: MSU leads 3-2) IN SPARTAN STADIUM: MSU leads 3-2) LAST MEETING: Sept. 8, 2001, MICHIGAN STATE 35, ) CENTRAL MICHIGAN 21 LAST CMU WIN: CMU 24, MSU 20 (Sept. 12, 1992)) FIRST MEETING: CMU 20, MSU 3 (Sept. 14, 1991)) NOTEWORTHY: Michigan State built a 28-7 halftime lead, but Central... Recommended Stories

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