EAST LANSING, Mich. -

Michigan State will start their 2013 football season against the Western Michigan Broncos in Spartan Stadium Friday.

Michigan State is 77-36-3 (.677) in season openers, including a 12-2 record (.857) in their last 14 games.

They are 95-21 (.819) in home openers, including a winning streak of 14-games that started in 1999.

This is the 13th time MSU has met WMU on the field.

The game starts at 8:00 p.m. ET.