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David and Andrew Dowell flipping from Kentucky to Michigan State

Two of the biggest recruits in the Kentucky Wildcats’ 2015 cclass are no longer committed to UK. David and Andrew Dowell are flipping from Kentucky to Michigan State, according to recruiting analyst Bill Greene. Andrew and David Dowell have de-committed from Kentucky. Will go to Michigan State per their father. #MSU — Bill Greene (@BillBankGreene) […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
1 day ago  |  Discuss

MSU-Rutgers game rescheduled for Thursday

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- Michigan State and Rutgers will make up their snow-postponed Big Ten Conference men's basketball game on Thursday night. Rutgers announced the makeup date on Tuesday, the day was game was originally supposed to be played. Tipoff will be at 6 p.m. The game was postponed on Monday after Gov. Chris Christie declared a state of emergency with forecasts of a blizzard...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State-Rutgers men's hoops rescheduled for Thursday

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Michigan State and Rutgers will make up their snow-postponed Big Ten Conference men's basketball game on Thursday night. Rutgers announced the makeup date on Tuesday, the day was game was originally supposed to be played. Tipoff will be at 6 p.m. The game was postponed on Monday after Gov. Chris Christie declared a state of emergency with forecasts of a blizzard...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers vs. Michigan State postponed by ‘historic’ snowstorm

There’s supposed to be a “major” snowstorm hitting the East Coast over the next few days and the entire world is stopping because of it. You know, because there’s no such thing as snow anywhere else and the freak out has to be of epic proportions. One of the freakouts is state-wide travel bans and as such it’s affected Tuesday night’s contest between Rutgers and Michigan...
Via Talking 10
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday’s Michigan State-Rutgers Game Postponed Due To Major Snow Storm

The Northeast is in the process of being slammed with a potentially historic snowstorm, and the harsh weather is sparing nothing in it’s path, not even a Big Ten basketball game. It was announced this afternoon that tomorrow night’s Michigan State at Rutgers game has been postponed due to the expected blizzard. The #RHoops game versus @MSU_Basketball slated for a 9 PM tip-off...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Walter Pitchford Ejected After Throwing Elbow At Michigan State Player

During yesterday’s Nebraska two-point victory over Michigan State, Nebraska’s Walter Pitchford was ejected after throwing a hard-elbow in MSU’s Matt Costello’s face. [Isaac] The post Nebraska’s Walter Pitchford Ejected After Throwing Elbow At Michigan State Player appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Is It Time To Worry For Tom Izzo? Yes, For More Reasons Than You Might Realize

Michigan State lost at Nebraska on Saturday. You might not think that’s too big a deal. After all, Michigan State lost at home to the Huskers a season ago, and not only made the NCAA tournament, but gained a No. 4 seed and eventually progressed to the Elite Eight. This is a Tom Izzo team. The Spartans play in the Big Ten. They’re still a good bet to make the Big Dance, right...
Via Bloguin Best
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State University completes the weekend sweep of Ohio State University

Michigan State University Hockey Michigan State University hosted Ohio State University tonight in the second game of two game series tonight at Munn Ice Arena. The Spartans defeated the Buckeyes last night 4-1, taking the first game of the series. They came into this evening’s contest looking for the classic weekend sweep. Michigan State finds themselves in third place throughout...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Trustee Trolls Michigan, Jay Harbaugh With Tweet

Michigan State has had Michigan’s number on the football field lately, there’s no questioning that. When new Michigan TE coach Jay Harbaugh tweeted about ‘owning a Wolverine’, MSU’s Vice-Chair of the Michigan State Board of Trustees, Mitch Lyons, pulled off an excellent troll. Here’s Mitch Lyons’ tweet via CollegeSpun: Mark Dantonio is 6-and-2 against Michgian in...
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Nebraska Students Will Wear #AveryStrong T-Shirts During Saturday’s Game vs. Michigan State

Saturday is #AveryStrong day for the Nebraska men’s basketball program.  Avery Harriman, the 7-year-old son of Huskers’ assistant coach Chris Harriman, has battled leukemia since he was 2. He’s been an inspiration to Tim Miles’ team this season and the Huskers’ players are constantly interacting with their No. 1 fan. Saturday’s event will be part of the National Association...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Bearcats Offer Local Juniors Larkin and MacVittie

Cincinnati has offered LA Salle JR RB Jeremy Larkin and Moeller JR QB Thomas MacVittie. — Dave Berk (@DMBerk) January 19, 2015 Larkin is given 3 stars on 247. He’s also received an offer from Northwestern. Larkin has unofficially visited Kentucky and Michigan State, as well as Northwestern. Thomas MacVittie isn’t ranked on 247. He has an offer from Miami University. Schools...
Via Bearcats Blog
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: What to do with Branden Dawson

Branden Dawson is an incredible player in his own unique way. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images) Oh, Branden Dawson. An incredibly gifted athlete –  he has the ability to change the course of a game in just a matter of seconds. Whether it’s by way of a powerful block or thunderous dunk, you can almost always count on him bringing the crowd to their feet each and every...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Spartans routed 75-59 at Maryland

Michigan State’s 16-point loss to Big Ten newcomer Maryland could best be explained with the phrase “same old song and dance”. Free throw shooting, inconsistent play from Branden Dawson, and streaky shooting from the floor are issues that have hurt MSU all year long and tonight’s game was no exception. Branden Dawson hasn’t dominated this season the way many people expected...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Melo Trimble Puts ‘Tum Tum’ on Skates, Hits Stepback Three

Maryland’s stud freshman guard Melo Trimble put his talents on full display in the first half against Michigan State. Trimble scored 21 points on 7 of 11 shooting from the field, dominating his matchup with senior guard Travis Trice. But Trimble’s most spectacular basket came at the end of the first half, and Spartans freshman Lourawls Nairn, Jr. was the victim. Trimble dribbled...
Via KCM Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State basketball: filling out an #8 seed profile

When it comes to Michigan State basketball, only March matters. As a Michigan St. alum, and one of the five people alive (excluding the states of North Carolina, Kentucky, Indiana and Kansas) who actually cares about college basketball before late February, trust me on this one. Most people don’t care at all until St. Patrick’s Day draws near, and for the MSU program, it’s...
Via The Sports Bank
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Allen, McDowell named Freshman All-Americans

The future looks bright for the Michigan State football program, and today, two of its youngest stars were awarded for their early career contributions. True freshman offensive lineman Brian Allen and true freshman defensive lineman Malik McDowell were both named to the Football Writers Association of America Freshman All-American team. The pair were part of six members from the...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Takes Out Full-Page Ad In Dallas Morning News’ Championship Edition

Michigan State may not be playing in Monday’s College Football Playoff National Championship game, but the Spartans have been no slouch the past few seasons. The Spartans, this year’s Cotton Bowl champions after a fantastic fourth-quarter against Baylor, have won at least 11 games in four of the past five seasons. Sunday, they decided to remind the people down in Texas of that...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State fans put Spartans hat on Robert Griffin III statue (PHOTO)

To celebrate their ridiculous comeback win against Baylor in the Cotton Bowl, a Michigan State fan threw a Spartans hat on the Robert Griffin III status on Baylor’s campus.  RGIII, the Washington Redskins starting quarterback, attended the New Year’s Day game. Michigan State didn’t only win the fourth quarter. They also won the post game, apparently. Twitter [Extra Mustard]
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State’s Tony Lippett, Baylor’s Chris Callahan Had A Twitter Conversation About Huge Hit In Cotton Bowl

Despite Michigan State’s Tony Lippett and Baylor’s Christopher Callahan colliding in one of the biggest hits of the college football season during Thursday’s Cotton Bowl, all appears to be well between the Spartan and the Bear.  Late Thursday night, Callahan, who got leveled by Lippett after his kick was blocked late in the fourth quarter of an eventual Michigan State victory...
Via College Spun
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball Team Goes Bonkers Watching Cotton Bowl Comeback Win

The Michigan State basketball team went nuts while cheering the football team's comeback win against Baylor.
Via Gamedayr
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor’s Kicker Tweets “I Am Alive” After Getting Absolutely Lit Up In The Cotton Bowl vs. Michigan State

The biggest hit of college football’s 2014-15 bowl season occurred late in the fourth quarter of the Goodyear Cotton Bowl.  After watching his kick get blocked, Baylor kicker Christopher Callahan got absolutely lit up by a Michigan State defender.  He’s OK, though. I am alive. It has been a great season. I am proud to be a Baylor Bear. #SicEm — Christopher Callahan (@chrispcallahan2...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Michigan State Fan Needs Spell Check For Her Sign

I once made a sign to take to a football game the next day after having a few beers. When I got up to go to the game the next day and saw what I had created I had to leave that sucker behind even though I had spent hours making it.Maybe that is this Michigan State fan's excuse as well. Instead she figured what the heck. If I bring it anyway maybe I'll go viral because of my spelling...
Via FatManWriting
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Cotton Bowl Preview and Prediction: Baylor vs. Michigan State

Football nerds unite. Just think, less than a decade ago, Baylor and Michigan State were teams worthy of laughs in their respective conferences...
Via Athlon Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Hockey defeats Ferris State in the GLI Semifinals

Michigan State celebrates their 2-0 win over Ferris The Michigan State Spartans starting lineup against Ferris State was notable as it consisted of  almost every single NHL draft pick the team has. Mackenzie MacEachern, Matt DeBlouw, John Draeger, and Ron Boyd were the draft picks among the starting lineup, while non-picks Haag and Hildebrand started as well. The first period was...
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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