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­­­­­­PAT NARDUZZI WINS 2013 BROYLES AWARD

­­­­­­PAT NARDUZZI WINS 2013 BROYLES AWARD

­­­­­­PAT NARDUZZI WINS 2013 BROYLES AWARD December 10, 2013; Little Rock, Ark. – Pat Narduzzi, Defensive Coordinator Michigan State is the 18th recipient of the Broyles Award, given annually to the top assistant coach in college football. Pat Narduzzi was honored, along with his fellow finalists, at a Tuesday luncheon at the Marriott Hotel in [...]

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The 5 Best Michigan State Spartans in Pro Sports Today? What do you think?

The 5 Best Michigan State Spartans in Pro Sports Today?  What do you think?

Colleges and Universities can brag about great sports teams all they want. The real proof is in the pros. If your athletic department is truly top notch then it transforms up-and-coming athletes into professional superstars. What about Michigan State? Well, the Spartans don’t disappoint. Here’s a look at the top 5 Michigan State athletes currently [...]

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Football themed games

Football themed games

Football themed games With the next football season fast approaching in September many fans have started to gear themselves up for the excitement to come. The teams have also started to get ready with them looking for new tactics and plays in order to succeed next season. However there are many fans that simply can’t [...]

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Team USA Downs Czech Republic 96-53 Adreian Payne with 7 Points and 6 Rebounds

Team USA Downs Czech Republic 96-53 Adreian Payne with 7 Points and 6 Rebounds

KAZAN, Russia (July 8, 2013) – Limiting its opponent to just 31.3 percent shooting from the field, the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team (2-0) easily defeated Czech Republic (0-2) 96-53 in preliminary round action of the 2013 World University Games on Monday afternoon at Basket Hall 1 in Kazan, Russia.   Twenty-three [...]

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Team USA Destroys With a 140-46 win over United Arab Emirates! Adreian Payne has Plays Two Minutes & Gets Two Rebounds

Team USA Destroys With a 140-46 win over United Arab Emirates!  Adreian Payne has Plays Two Minutes & Gets Two Rebounds

KAZAN, Russia  – The 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team (1-0) opened its play in the 2013 World University Games with a record-setting 140-46 win over United Arab Emirates (0-1) that saw three players record double-doubles and a total of nine U.S. players reach double-digit scoring on Sunday evening at Basket Hall 1 [...]

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Team USA Beat Russian Pro Team: Adreian Payne finished with six rebounds and five points

Team USA Beat Russian Pro Team:  Adreian Payne finished with six rebounds and five points

Not more than 48 hours after arriving in Kazan, Russia, the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team (1-0) celebrated the Fourth of July holiday with a 94-60 exhibition win against Russian professional club UNICS on Thursday night at Basket Hall 1.   Leading 23-21 after the first quarter, the USA was tied at [...]

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Four Big Ten Players Make USA Basketball Team Including MSU C Adreian Payne! Leave for Russia on Monday

Four Big Ten Players Make USA Basketball Team Including MSU C Adreian Payne!  Leave for Russia on Monday

After five days of training camp that began with 26 players on June 24 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo., USA Basketball today named the official, 12-man roster for the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team.   Training camp will continue in Colorado Springs through June 30, and the [...]

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Michigan State Basketball’s Adreian Payne Begins Quest to Join Team USA Tomorrow!

Michigan State Basketball’s Adreian Payne Begins Quest to Join Team USA Tomorrow!

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. – Featuring 27 collegiate athletes overall and two USA Basketball veterans, training camp is set to begin for the 2013 USA Basketball Men’s World University Games Team on June 24-30 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. Invitations were issued by the USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team Committee. [...]

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Spartan Nation Says Goodbye to a Michigan State and Football Legend: Chuck Fairbanks!

Spartan Nation Says Goodbye to a Michigan State and Football Legend: Chuck Fairbanks!

Former Spartan Player and legendary coach, Chuck Fairbanks passed on April 2, 2013 from Brain Cancer.   Charles Leo Fairbanks was 79 years of age!   Fairbanks was born in Detroit and played for Michigan State from 1952 thru 1954 including the Spartans unbeaten 1952 National Championship team. Fairbanks graduated in 1955.   Fairbanks was [...]

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ESPN and NFL Players Association Reach Multiyear Agreement for Collegiate Bowl

ESPN and NFL Players Association Reach Multiyear Agreement for Collegiate Bowl

2013 Collegiate All-Star Game to Air on ESPN2 on Jan. 19 at 6 p.m. ET ESPN and the NFL Players Association today announced a multiyear agreement for the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, a college all-star game featuring top draft-eligible seniors. The 2013 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl will be televised live on ESPN2 and be available via WatchESPN [...]

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