Video: Referee calls Michigan State 'Michigan' on penalty, and fans boo

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Video: Referee calls Michigan State 'Michigan' on penalty, and fans boo

No surprise here: Michigan State fans don’t want their school to be referred to as “Michigan.”

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The referee in Saturday night’s No. 14 Ohio State-No. 8 Michigan State game made that mistake while announcing a penalty late in the second quarter, and the Spartans fans let him hear about it.

Listen to those boos!

Can’t say the Michigan State fans aren’t paying attention to the game.

Unfortunately for them, though, it was too much Ohio State en route to a 49-37 loss. Read the full AP recap.

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