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Trivia Quiz - Michigan State Spartans Football History & Facts

Test your knowledge of Michigan State Spartans' football history and Michigan State Spartans history!

Quiz Number: 1910
Date Submitted: December 27, 2007
Quiz Categories: Big Ten Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 60.3 percent
Times Taken: 508 times
Taken by Registered Users: 8

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1. What are the official colors of the Michigan State Spartans?
  A.   red and white
  B.   green and gold
  C.   green and white
  D.   emerald and white

2. Who did Michigan State hire as their head coach in 2007?
  A.   Clarence "Biggie" Munn
  B.   Mark Dantonio
  C.   Nick Saban
  D.   Earle Bruce

3. What team did the Michigan State Spartans defeat in the 2014 Rose Bowl by a score of 24-20?
  A.   Stanford Cardinal
  B.   USC Trojans
  C.   Arizona State Sun Devils
  D.   Washington Huskies

4. What is the name of the Michigan State mascot?
  A.   Spartoon
  B.   Spud
  C.   Spartinator
  D.   Sparty

5. What is the name of the Michigan State Spartans' marching band?
  A.   Sparty Band
  B.   Spartan Marching Band
  C.   MSU Marchers
  D.   State Pride

6. What is the name of the Michigan State fight song?
  A.   Spartan Pledge
  B.   MSU Fight Song
  C.   Hats Off to the Spartans
  D.   Hail Spartans

7. The Michigan State Spartans play an annual rivalry game against the Michigan Wolverines. The winner is awarded with what trophy?
  A.   Paul Bunyan Trophy
  B.   Old Brass Spittoon
  C.   Megaphone Trophy
  D.   Land Grant Trophy

8. What Spartan linebacker won both the Dick Butkus Award and the Lombardi Award in 1989?
  A.   Ike Reese
  B.   Julian Peterson
  C.   Percy Snow
  D.   Carl Banks

9. Who was the first Spartan player to be a member of the College Football Hall of Fame?
  A.   Brad Van Pelt
  B.   Bubba Smith
  C.   John Pingel
  D.   Don Coleman

10. MSU Spartan Julian Peterson was the 16th pick in the 1st round of the 2000 NFL Draft. What position does he play?
  A.   safety
  B.   center
  C.   linebacker
  D.   defensive end®   

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