Posted March 15, 2013 on
Spring practice for Michigan State is about to get underway and there are many questions needing answered prior to the Spartans Green-White game in April.

Keith Appling with monster dunk

As diehards of this site (Mom? Are you there?) already know, The Hoops Manifesto runs a College Dunk of the Year Tournament every spring.  Our next nominee for the 2012/13 edition is Michigan State's Keith Appling. The internets are ablaze due to this dunk Keith Appling threw down a few minutes ago against Iowa.  Many are calling it the Dunk of the Year.  You be the judge:

Derrick Nix Has Become A Better Man In His Time At Michigan State

Derrick Nix has had quite a journey at Michigan State. Nix came into Michigan State weighing over 340 pounds. As his struggle with weight became publicly criticized, he was under immense pressure to get it done. That would be just the first battle he would face as a Spartan — he has since been maintaining a weight of 270 lbs, allowing him to become a more physically fit and...

Ohio QB Talking With Spartans

One quarterback Michigan State is staying in contact with is two-time state champion Adam Bertke. We get the latest from Bertke about his interest in the Spartans.

Tom Izzo apologizes for AWFUL half of Michigan State basketball

When Tom Izzo greeted the media following a narrow and ugly come-from-behind Michigan State victory he rocked the mic right. His Spartans played such an AWFUL first half that they were borderline unwatchable. They still managed to beat the Iowa Hawkeyes 59-56 in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament, despite scoring just 20 points in the first half. Tom Izzo did a Jimmy ...

Spring Football: Michigan State looks to be Big Ten elite again

First Practice: March 19 Spring Game: April 20 Michigan State suffered through a disappointing 7-6 season thanks to one of the nation’s most anemic offenses. Even more disappointing was a 3-5 record in the Big Ten, just one season after competing in the inaugural championship game. The Spartans did get a little boost going into the offseason by defeating TCU 17-16 in...

Examing the Gators Close Game Woes

A few weeks back, Gators fans waited patiently for the Indiana-Michigan State game to end on ESPN before the network switched over to Florida-Missouri. While we waited, we were treated to a great finish with the Hoosiers pulling out the … Continue reading →

Another Heartbreaker

In a season filled with close losses, Iowa fell to Michigan State, 59-56, in the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Tournament Friday night in Chicago. Hawkeye Insider was at the United Center and brings you complete coverage.
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