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PREVIEW: "Must Win" - Michigan State at Penn State

"Michigan State right now is the best team in the Big Ten. They lost a game to Michigan because they couldn't field the onside kick. What they did to Wisconsin you wouldn't believe could be done. They really gave it away to Ohio State. So I think the two best teams in the conference right now are Michigan State and Purdue." -- Penn State head coach Joe Paterno

WHAT: MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS (5-5) at PENN STATE NITTANY LIONS (3-7) WHERE: BEAVER STADIUM, STATE COLLEGE, PA WHEN: SATURDAY 12:10 EST TELEVISED ESPN2 AT STAKE: LAND GRANT TROPHY LAST MEETING: MICHIGAN STATE 41 - PENN STATE 10 NOTABLE: Jeff Smoker three four touchdown passes and eclipsed the 3,000 yard mark for passing yardage in a season in leading MSU to the 31 point rout. Michigan State's...

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