Michigan State beats Western Michigan to open the season

Posted at 11:56 PM, Sep 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-04 23:56:16-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich — In a highly anticipated game at Western Michigan University, it was the 5th ranked Spartans that emerged victorious, 37-24, Friday night at Waldo Stadium.

Madre London ran for two first quarter touchdowns and Connor Cook threw for 256 yards and 2 touchdowns for the Spartans.

WMU’s Zach Terrell completed 33 of 50 passes for 365 yards and two touchdowns while throwing a pair of interceptions, Corey Davis caught 10 passes for 154 yards and a touchdown.

Michigan State (1-0) will host 7th ranked Oregon next Saturday night at Spartan Stadium while Western Michigan (0-1) heads out on the road to play Georgia Southern.