Posted March 21, 2013 on
Michigan State guards Gary Harris and Travis Trice discuss the Spartans win over Valparaiso, the win or go home attitude, and the effectiveness of Derrick Nix.
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Derrick Nix’s 23 points and career-high 15 rebounds led the third-seeded Michigan State Spartans to a 65-54 victory over the 14th-seeded Valparaiso Crusaders in the opening-round of the NCAA tournament.
Nix dominated the Crusaders on the glass by himself as his 15 rebounds were only five short of Valpo’s team total of 20.
Derrick Nix’s game-high 23 points and career-high 15...
FAIL TO THE VICTORS
Many Michigan State fans are purchasing gear of South Dakota State for one simple reason: to support the team playing Michigan.
Michigan State is absolutely demolishing Valparaiso in today’s opening game of the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Thankfully, the all-star duo of Bill Raftery and Verne Lundquist is on the call, providing at least a little entertainment for the fans.
After Michigan State attempted (and failed on) one alley-oop attempt, the Spartans tried another, much to the dismay of Lundquist...
Michigan State and Michigan are on opposite sides of the NCAA Tournament draw, so they won’t face each other unless they make it to the championship game. But both teams happen to be playing in the same venue for their first-round games, leading several Spartans fans to get creative.
According to Keloland.com, South Dakota State’s campus store has been flooded with orders for...
Michigan State and Valparaiso are squaring off in the round of 64 as we speak. But the action started last night on Michigan State’s campus.According to Twitter user @Jourd_, he and his brother were on Michigan State’s campus last night and found the Spartan statue draped in Valparaiso gear. So they did what any Spartan fan would do. they cleaned the statue up and went to Twitter...
No. 3 seed Michigan State overcame a cold start in the second round of the NCAA tournament to handle the No. 14 seed Valparaiso by a final score of 65-54 Derrick Nix proved unstoppable inside to lead all scorers with 23 points and 15 rebounds.
Michigan State junior Keith Appling and sophomore Branden Dawson speak after the Spartans win over Valparaiso.
Ohio offensive lineman Alex Dalton learned more about the interest Michigan State has in him on Wednesday.
Michigan and Michigan State are poised to make deeps runs in the NCAA tournament after impressive victories at the Palace on Thursday.
Valparaiso fans trolled this Michigan State statue hard before the two teams met in the Round of 68 of March Madness.
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Since his first year as head coach at Michigan State, Mark Dantonio has built a solid pipeline to Cincinnati (Ohio) Moeller High School. On Thursday night, Dantonio reached back to the Southwest Ohio power extending an offer to FOXSportsNEXT.com four-star outside linebacker Sam Hubbard.