EAST LANSING, Mich. - Michigan State's stellar defense is about to get a major test. Saturday's opponent, Indiana, put up 44 points in its Big Ten opener.
However, Michigan State's defense ranks first in the nation in total defense and rushing defense.
Both teams are 1-0 in Big Ten play.
The game mark the 60th time Michigan State and Indiana have met on the field. The winner of the game will receive the Old Brass Spittoon, a tradition since1950.
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