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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
9 hours 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
12 hours 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
1 day 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
1 day 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...
2 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
2 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
3 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
7 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...
8 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...
9 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
9 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
10 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...
12 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
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan Hockey Unveils Slick Throwbacks For Hockey City Classic With Michigan State

On February 7th, Michigan will take on Michigan State in an outdoor game at Soldier Field, known as the Hockey City Classic. At first I wasn’t quite sure how I felt about the uniforms, but it’s a pretty slick look. During tonight's game, Michigan revealed the commemorative jersey they will wear in the 2015 Hockey […] The post Michigan Hockey Unveils Slick Throwbacks For Hockey...
Via Diehardsport
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Branden Dawson poked in eye, head in towel, offered Starburst, everything’s good (VIDEO)

Twitter Michigan State’s Branden Dawson appeared to be under the weather Thursday against Iowa. He sat on the bench with his face in a towel until all was right – until he was offered some Starburst. Take two Starburst and call me in the morning. Michigan State overcame an eleven-point halftime deficit to win 75-61. Travis Trice pumped in 25 points. Dawson finished with...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
18 days ago  |  Discuss

The Minute After: Michigan State

Thoughts on a 70-50 loss to the Spartans: An abysmal offensive start for the Hoosiers only compounded itself as the first half went along. Yes, Michigan State did a nice job with its perimeter defense early, not letting the Hoosiers get into the lane for kickouts to 3-point shooters or dumpoffs to the short corners. […] The post The Minute After: Michigan State appeared first on...
Via Inside the Hall
21 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
21 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
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State AD Mark Hollis Posts A Heartfelt Goodbye To Outgoing Spartan DC Pat Narduzzi

On Thursday, Pat Narduzzi coached his final game at Michigan State, helping lead the Spartans to a 42-41 victory against Baylor in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl.  Narduzzi is now Pittsburgh’s head coach.  Friday morning, Narduzzi departed for the Panthers. It was pretty tough for Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis to say goodbye to his outgoing defensive coordinator.  ...
Via College Spun
24 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
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Michigan State Player Destroys Baylor Kicker In Crazy Cotton Bowl Ending (Video)

The end of the Cotton Bowl was painful for Baylor fans to watch. For Baylor kicker Chris Callahan, it was just painful. With his team clinging to a six-point lead over Michigan State late in the game on New Year’s Day, Callahan had a chance to ice it with a 43-yard field goal. Michigan State blocked the kick, and as the Spartans ran the other way with the ball, Callahan tried...
25 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
27 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
27 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...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

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