Found November 12, 2013 on Fox Sports Detroit:
CHICAGO (AP) -- With Keith Appling, Gary Harris and Adreian Payne all scoring in double figures for No. 2 Michigan State, Branden Dawson came up with the biggest basket, tipping in a miss with less than six seconds left to give the Spartans a 78-74 victory over top-ranked Kentucky on Tuesday night. James Young missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer, and the Spartans erupted in delight, with Harris holding up his index finger. No. 1, indeed. It was the earliest meeting of 1 vs. 2, and the first since 2008, and the matchup did not disappoint for many who see it as a sneak preview of the Final Four. Julius Randle had 23 of his 27 points in the second half, as the Wildcats (2-1) erased a 13-point deficit. But they couldn't overcome their troubles at the free throw line, going a dismal 20 of 36.

MSU Basketball: Spartans receive letters of intent from Bess & Nairn

Tom Izzo and the Michigan State basketball program received letters of intent from Javon Bess and Lourawls Nairn. Izzo on Javon Bess “Well I think the two things that happen in recruiting are, number one you get caught up in the rankings all the time and number two, there are guys who grow. The difference between being 16 and 17 and 18 sometimes are incredible – in your size...

Michigan State vs. Kentucky: A battle of programs

Old school verse new school. Youth verse experience. Michigan State vs. Kentucky. A battle of programs. Tuesday night’s match up, set to tip off at 7:30 PM EST on ESPN, of the 2nd ranked Michigan State basketball team (1-0) against, the No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats (2-0) will be exactly that. On one end of the spectrum you have Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans. A coach who,...

Finally healthy, Michigan State’s Gary Harris poised for breakout year

Three games into his freshman season, Michigan State freshman shooting guard Gary Harris suffered a shoulder injury that lingered throughout the year and hampered his performance.  He still had a very productive season, finishing second on the Spartans in scoring and winning the Big Ten Freshman of the Year award. A year removed from that injury and back to 100%, Harris is ready...

What a Great Time to be a Fan of the Michigan State Spartans!

It is a great time to be a fan of anything and everything about the Michigan State Spartans. The football team recently took down their dreaded rival from Ann Arbor, and now the basketball team has defeated the highly touted Kentucky basketball team to start the season (any guess on who will be No. 1 next week since it was UK?). With all that in mind I can completely understand...

Michigan State Fan Videobombs ESPN Set By Dancin’ Like A Fool To Usher

Michigan State fans have plenty of reason to dance as Sparty knocked off number one ranked Kentucky on Tuesday night. And after the game as the spectators made their exit, one jabroni fan decided to give us some last minute entertainment by dancing like a fool to Usher. [itsalwayssunnyindetroit] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

The Haps – 11/13: Fake ‘Space Jam’ ’30 for 30′ Documentary, Michael Jordan Playing Beer Pong

What’s The Haps for November 13th? MJ plays beer pong, Space Jam gets the 30 for 30 treatment, Kentucky Wildcat fans’ idea for the perfect URL is wrecked, and more. The Links - Here’s a Picture of Michael Jordan Playing Beer Pong Do you think he yells “JORDAN” before each throw? Michigan State beats Kentucky, [&hellip(Visited 2 times, 2 visits today)The post The Haps...

Whoops! Michigan State ruined a Kentucky fan site quickly

Kentucky Wildcats fans are loyal. Delusional, too. No team has gone undefeated in college basketball since Bobby Knight’s Indiana Hoosiers back in 1976. Needless to say, nobody is foolish enough to actually think that their team will do that. Oh…Read more →

MSU Basketball Preview: Spartans follow up Kentucky win with Columbia

MSU’s Gary Harris drives around Loyola defender On Tuesday night, MSU basketball took down number one Kentucky, 78-74, in Chicago’s United Center. It was a huge win that will most definitely propel the team to first place in the polls. That is, if they can beat Columbia on Friday night. What you need to know about Columbia The Columbia Lions are the Columbia you have heard of...

Video: Michigan State fan dances to Usher following Kentucky game

A Michigan State fan dances behind the College GameDay crew following the Kentucky game. Here's video of him busting a move.

Michigan State Spartans fan looks to ‘Usher’ in new era of dance (video)

The No.2-ranked Michigan State Spartans basketball team, along with its fans, were in high spirits on Tuesday night following the squad’s big 78-74 win over the No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats in the Champions Classic. One Spartans backer elected to exhibit his joy through the medium of dance — if you can call it that — […]The post Michigan State Spartans fan looks to ‘Usher...

Did Michigan St and Kentucky Live Up to The Hype?

The No.2 Michigan St Spartans and the No.1 Kentucky Wildcats put on a show Tuesday night in Chicago,IL at the United Center. It was an excited night and like coach Tom Izzo said “It was simply an amazing night of basketball” and he’s dead on. Tom Izzo and John Calipari had a few words earlier this week and coaching over a dozen NBA Draft prospects helps to put fuel to the fire...

Settle It: Kentucky-Michigan State, who wins this clash of college basketball Titans?

We preview the college basketball matchup between No. 1 Kentucky and No. 2 Michigan State at the Champions Classic in Chicago. You predict who wins.

No. 6 Notre Dame beats No. 19 Michigan State

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Izzo: "We have some talent, too"

Michigan State doesn't want team labeled as only experienced in matchup with Kentucky.

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The convenient storyline of Kentucky’s matchup against Michigan State will be one of raw talent vs. college experience.Kentucky started four...
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