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Michigan State Basketball: Who is the second best player on the team?

Michigan State basketball is ranked number eight in the country with a 20-4 record largely in part to Denzel Valentine. There is no doubt that Valentine is the Spartans’ best player. He is averaging 18.6 points, 7.9 rebounds, and 6.7 assists. He is not only a Big Ten player of the year candidate, but a national player of the year candidate. The real question is who is Michigan...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

isportsMSU Red Cedar Report: Michigan game recap, Purdue preview

On today’s isportsMSU Red Cedar Report, isportsweb contributors Matt Hoeppner and Tyler Hayward recap Michigan State’s big victory over U of M. Can the Spartans keep this up from the three-point line and did Tom Izzo show too much class at the end of the game? Also, how imperative will the play of Gavin Schilling and Kenny Goins be against the West Lafayette skyline? The guys...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Spartans win big against Wolverines

In what is likely to be the only match up between Michigan State and Michigan this year the Spartans dominated in just about every aspect. Michigan State came out of Ann Arbor with an 89-73 win. Seniors Denzel Valentine, Bryn Forbes and Matt Costello led the Spartans. “It was huge to get a win like this on the road against a rival,” said Valentine after the game. MSU started...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State recruit facing battery charges holds off on signing

Four-star defensive end Auston Robertson, out of Wayne High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana, announced on Twitter that he is “re-opening his options” despite being committed to Michigan State for a while. Michigan state is still my number one but I'm am re-opening my options. — CallMeAus (@auston_robertsn) February 3, 2016 It should also be noted that Robertson is facing misdemeanor...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Dantonio, staff to receive raises at Michigan State

After a successful 2015 season that included an appearance in the College Football Playoff, it appears that Michigan State is set to reward head coach Mark Dantonio and his coaching staff. According to a report from SpartanNation.com, the university is prepared to offer the entire Spartans coaching staff “significant” raises. The report states that the hope is the deals will...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Dantonio And Coaching Staff To Receive “Significant” Raises

Mark Dantonio In his ninth season as Michigan State’s head coach, Mark Dantonio led the Spartans to a 12-2 record, the program’s second Big Ten title in three seasons and an appearance in the College Football Playoff.  Now, he and his assistants could be on the verge of some serious compensation for their efforts. According to a report from SpartanNation.com’s Hondo Carpenter...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Signing Day Recap

Tweet The Michigan State Spartans signed 14 new scholarship players yesterday and a bevy of preferred walk-ons to add to the six early enrollees for the 2016 recruiting class. The Spartans still have a previous verbal commitment 4-star Defensive End Auston Robertson from Fort Wayne, Indiana, but he will be unable to sign with the Spartans at this time because of some minor...
Via The Majors East Lansing
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Can Michigan State basketball still win the Big Ten?

Michigan State basketball finds itself in an unfamiliar position late in Big Ten play. The Spartans are 6-4 in conference play putting them in a tie for 6th place along with Ohio State as of Feb. 2. The question is can Michigan State win the Big Ten despite having lost four conference games already? History is not on the Spartans' side. Since the 2005-06 season only four out of...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 17 Michigan State women beat Michigan 85-64

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Aerial Powers scored 27 points and No. 17 Michigan State was perfect on 19 free throws in defeating Michigan 84-64 on Wednesday night. Powers was 9-of-12 shooting and now has 1,502 career points in three seasons, passing Kristen Rasmussen (1996-2000) for eighth on the all-time Michigan State list. Branndais Agee added a career-high 20 points, making 4...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Ric Flair cuts a promo on Buckeyes, Spartans

Two-time WWE Hall of Fame inductee Ric Flair is one of the most brash and brazen wrestlers in the history of the sport. He really has no couth when it comes to him ranting on other performers or anyone for that matter. He joined the Michigan Wolverines’ National Signing Day party on Wednesday as part of their “Signing of the Stars” campaign. When he walked up to the mic to...
Via Campus Sports Net
6 days ago  |  Discuss

4-Star DE, Michigan State Commit Auston Robertson Won’t Sign With Spartans Today

Fort Wayne (Ind.) four-star defensive end Auston Robertson has been committed to Michigan State since June 2015, but announced on Twitter moments ago that he won’t be signing with the Spartans today. Robertson says MSU remains the favorite but he is re-opening his recruitment.  Michigan state is still my number one but I’m am re-opening my options. — CallMeAus (@auston_robertsn...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Recruiting: Signing Day Updates

Today, recruits become signed football players, and therefore technically Spartans. This is your one and only stop for updates. We will update you throughout the day when faxes come in. Michigan State is still waiting on some players to make their decisions today. Below are the players Michigan State is waiting on. CB Lavert Hill: 9 AM, Michigan, Michigan State, Penn State DL Prince...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Powers powers No. 18 Michigan State over Wisconsin 77-54

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Aerial Powers scored a season-high 30 points with nine rebounds and No. 18 Michigan State rolled past Wisconsin 77-54 on Sunday. Powers was 9 of 18 from the field and made 10 of 11 free throws, finishing five points shy of her career high. She had 21 by halftime. Jasmine Hines added 15 points and nine rebounds with Tori Jankoska posting 12 points and 11 rebounds...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Roy Williams called MSU's neon green uniforms “ugly”

Michigan State’s new neon green uniforms – which the team wore last Saturday against Maryland – were met with a great deal of criticism from Spartans fans. North Carolina head coach Roy Williams apparently wasn’t a fan either. Williams, during his ESPN “green room” rant Friday, joked that Michigan State’s uniforms were “ugly.” He suggested that Tom Izzo was lucky...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Examining the 2016 Michigan State Football Team

Tweet We are 209 days from the Michigan State Spartans taking the field in the 2o16 opener against Furman, but why not take an early look at the projected 2016 squad. Michigan State will have a lot of talent to replace from the college football playoff squad of 2015, but with the highest rated recruiting class bound for East Lansing in Mark Dantonio’s tenure, the Spartans...
Via The Majors East Lansing
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Spartans wearing special shoelaces for ‘Princess Lacey’

All this week, basketball programs across the country have been wearing special sneakers and gold shoelaces in honor of Lacey Holsworth, an eight-year-old Michigan State fan, better known as Princess Lacey, who died of cancer in April 2014, and as part of the “Coaches vs Cancer Week.” The Spartans play the Northwestern Wildcats tonight and they are wearing the gold shoelaces...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Michigan State wearing special gold laces tonight to honor Princess Lacey

Michigan State’s basketball players will be wearing special gold laces tonight to honor Lacey Holsworth, the young Spartans’ fan who passed away from cancer in April 2014.  Holsworth, known to many as “Princess Lacey,” captured college basketball’s collective heart for her bravery. She was a huge Michigan State fan and become adorably close with former Spartan star...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tom Izzo gets huge bear-hug from player during win

No. 11 Michigan State beat No. 7 Maryland 74-65 Saturday night, snapping a three-game losing streak. Senior forward Matt Costello was instrumental in the victory, recording 15 points and 12 rebounds. In the final minute of the contest, Costello checked out of the game. He was pretty pumped up, so excited in fact that he bear-hugged his head coach Tom Izzo, lifted him in the air...
Via College Spun
16 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Michigan State Rocking Alternate Uni’s vs. Maryland

Michigan State is getting set to host Maryland Saturday night and they’re taking a bit of a risk with some vibrant jerseys. The Spartans are going to be sporting a new look on the hardwood: neon green Nike Hyper Elite Disruption uniforms. MSU will wear new "Mean Green" Nike Hyper Elite Disruption uniforms Saturday vs. Maryland. pic.twitter.com/h1VTsnwtPT — Spartan Basketball...
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Look: Michigan State will wear “mean green” uniforms on Saturday

These uniforms Michigan State will be wearing on Saturday against Maryland are certainly a different shade of green….. Michigan State to wear "Mean Green" Uniforms against Maryland Saturday #TBG pic.twitter.com/GL9DtuU8n9 — The Best Gear (@TheBestGear) January 22, 2016 The post Look: Michigan State will wear “mean green” uniforms on Saturday appeared first on The Student Section.
Via The Student Section
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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