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No. 3 Michigan State Spartans vs. Purdue Boilermakers: Time, TV channel, how to watch or stream

The Spartans head to West Lafayette for the first time since 2014

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Following an emotional, come-from-behind 37-33 victory over the in-state rival Michigan Wolverines, the No. 3 Michigan State Spartans (8-0) hit the road to take on the Purdue Boilermakers (5-3) in West Lafayette, Indiana.

Michigan State needs to avoid a letdown game following the win over Michigan, and playing Purdue on the road isn’t an easy task. The Boilermakers have the No. 17-ranked total defense in the country (314 yards allowed per game), and rank top-10 in passing defense, allowing just 174 yards per game through the air, and also top-10 in scoring defense (17.1 points per game). Purdue also ranks No. 54 in the FBS in rushing defense (140 yards allowed per game). Offensively, the Boilermakers have a dangerous wide receiver in David Bell who leads the Big Ten with 786 receiving yards.

Below is information on how to watch this weekend’s game between the Michigan State Spartans and Purdue Boilermakers on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

No. 6 Michigan State Spartans (8-0, 5-0 Big Ten) vs. Purdue Boilermakers (5-3, 3-2 Big Ten)

Date: Saturday, Nov. 6
Kickoff: 3:36 p.m. EDT


Web/Mobile: App
Play-by-Play: Dave Pasch
Analyst: Dusty Dvoracek
Sideline: Tom Luginbill

RADIO: Spartan Media Network
Play-by-Play: George Blaha
Analyst: Jason Strayhorn
Sideline: Steve Courtney
Broadcast Host: Will Tieman
Website/Mobile: Spartans app/Tune In radio
Flagship Stations: Lansing: WMMQ (94.9 FM)/WJIM (1240 AM); Detroit: WJR (760 AM); Grand Rapids: WBFX (101.3 FM)
Affiliates: 30 affiliates listed at
Satellite: Ch. 133 (Sirius), Ch. 195 (XM), Ch. 957 (
Pre-game Show: Begins at 2 p.m.

Location: West Lafayette, Indiana
Stadium: Ross Ade Stadium (57,236)
Surface: Natural grass
All-Time Series: Michigan State leads 36-28-3
All-Time Series in West Lafayette: Purdue leads 16-14-2
Last Meeting: Michigan State 23, Purdue 13 (2018)
Current Series Streak: Michigan State with eight (2007-present)

Michigan State Head Coach: Mel Tucker
Michigan State Record: 10-5 (second year)
Overall Record: 15-12 (third year)
Record vs. Purdue: 0-0

Purdue Head Coach: Jeff Brohm
Purdue Record: 24-28 (fifth year)
Overall Record: 54-38 (eighth year)
Record vs. Michigan State: 0-1

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Go Green!