Al Goldis, AP
Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio, center, talks to his players following a spring NCAA college football scrimmage, Saturday, April 1, 2017, in East Lansing, Mich. The defense won 33-23. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

Utah State University Vice President and Director of Athletics John Hartwell announced Tuesday that the Aggies will open the 2018 season at Michigan State on Saturday, Sept. 1. Game time and broadcast plans will be announced at a later date.

Utah State, which is 1-13 all-time against current Big 10 programs, will be facing the Spartans for the first time ever next season.

Doug Hoffman is the associate athletic director for Utah State University Athletic Media Relations.