Michigan State has played some of it's best football in over a half a century as of late, but after a 7-6 season last year some see maintaining that success as a challenge. Well, Spartans head coach Mark Dantonio says CHALLENGE ACCEPTED. He also has a message to the underclassmen as well and that's "You are the ones."
Appratently it's a message he sent to his players at the team banquet back in December and it was a message of real talk, not just a slogan. These underclassmen will be the ones to win a Big Ten Championship, to go to the Rose Bowl.
Well, if you needed a reminder of the fact that this program has had big time highlights here is the video you need to see, echoing the theme of the 2013 season: You are the Ones!
2013 Spring Football Preview: Michigan State looks to get back on track
Michigan State had a ton of hype heading into the 2012 season, people outside of the program were calling for the Spartans to make it back to their first Rose Bowl since the 1987 season. Unfortunately that didn’t happen, the exact opposite happened: Michigan State almost missed out on a bowl...
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...
After taking down Santa Clara on March 15th and 16th, Michigan State baseball head coach, Jake Boss, speaks on MSU’s three game win in California and looks ahead to the read of the season during the baseball press conference on March 18. The Spartans currently have a record of 9-7 in their start to the season and are looking to increase their wins next week when they take on...
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By LARRY LAGE AP Sports Writer Michigan State coach Tom Izzo approaches the NCAA tournament differently than he did early in his career.
He and his assistants used to just worry about the first matchup. Izzo says his staff now prepares for more than one game each week.
The strategy has worked well.
Izzo has won 37 NCAA tournament...
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. -- Bill Raftery took notes at court side Wednesday while he watched Michigan State coach Tom Izzo put his team through a practice at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
Raftery, in his 29th year of broadcasting the NCAA Tournament for CBS Sports, treasures the games great coaches and is close friends with many of them.
So when asked to place the four best going today...
For Michigan State basketball the NCAA Tournament journey begins in the friendly confines of the Detroit suburbs. The Michigan State drew Auburn Hills, Michigan for their regional, home of the Detroit Pistons. Obviously this is fantastic for Sparty. All the Michigan State basketball fans will already be right there. MSU has the most recent national title of any Big Ten team. And...
Out with the Leaders and Legends divisions and in with the…severely stacked East Division and Wisconsin/Nebraska cakewalk West Division.
According to an ESPN.com report Tuesday, the divisions are likely to be divided based on geography with an East and a West. Michigan State and Michigan would both be in the Eastern side. The divisional breakdown...
Fans of the Michigan State Spartans are buying up South Dakota State merchandise in order to cheer against Michigan in the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Love it.
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