The Daily Illini

Michigan State takes over 2nd half, defeats Stanford in Rose Bowl

By Joe Rexrode

January 2, 2014

PASADENA, Calif. — For the fifth time since Michigan State started playing football in 1896, one of its teams got a chance to play in the shadow of the San Gabriel Mountains, in the most coveted destination in the sport. For the fourth time, the Spartans left as Rose Bowl champions. Twice facing ...