Breslin Center East Lansing, MI I am sure the words “Wright State” went through the heads of many Spartan fans as they watched the Michigan State Spartans and Columbia Lions in regional round play in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic. Wright State shocked the Spartans in 1999 and the Columbia Lions almost pulled off what [...]
Michigan State Madness Once Again Proved to be the Nation’s Best Team/Fan Driven College Basketball Experience!
Expectations and excitement were high as the Michigan State University men’s basketball team revealed themselves to the fans at Michigan State Madness. Coming into the season the team is ranked number 1 or 2 depending on which preseason poll you choose to follow. In the Spartan Nation, when it comes to basketball we care about the [...]
Spartan Nation’broke the story yesterday as we were working the Tom Izzo Shootout. Izzo offered 2014 F Jaylen Johnson from Ypsilanti. He is considered by many the best player in the State of Michigan for the 2014 class. Jaylen has very good handles and has nice court vision. Right now he is about two inches shorter than [...]
They say things come in three. That saying must hold some truth because for the third straight game the Michigan State men’s basketball team played sloppy and uninspired basketball. It was a closer than should be 63-60 victory of the visiting Louisiana Lafayette Ragin Cajuns. Once again the story of the game for the Spartans [...]
Sometimes the day after Thanksgiving you run to the fridge, throw together a meal that looks real sloppy but turns out to be pretty good. That is exactly what the Michigan State men’s basketball team did slopping their way to a 70-52 win over the visiting Oakland Grizzles. The game was not pretty at times [...]
AD Mark Hollis, Baseball Coach Jake Boss and the Red Cedar Rowdies Make MSU Soccer’s NCAA Dance Even Better!
Even the most magical stories have an ending. Today the magical run of Michigan State men’s soccer team came to an end at the hands of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 3-0 in second round action of the NCAA tournament. Playing their fifth game in ten days, the Spartans showed the same fight they have [...]
Survive and advance, that is what the Michigan State men’s soccer team accomplished Thursday afternoon with a 2-1 victory over the visiting Cleveland State Vikings. The Spartans were led offensively by Adam Montague and Nick Wilson who both had a goal and assist. Once again the Spartans were led on defense by goal keeper Zach [...]
Vince Lombardi once said “It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.” The Michigan State men’s soccer team got knocked down many times this fall but picked themselves up to knockout the University of Michigan 2-1 in overtime to capture the Big Ten Tournament title. The win gives Spartan head coach [...]
The Michigan State university men’s basketball team started their journey to Atlanta and kicked off 2012-2013 season Friday night with its annual midnight madness. As always, the most anticipated event of the night was the arrival of Coach Tom Izzo. In past years fans have witnessed Izzo arrive on a motorcycle, dressed as a hippie [...]
Spartans Leave Another Big Ten Victim in Their Wake as they March Towards Another Big Ten Title Demolishing Nebraska 62-34
We have now reached the point of the basketball season where we often hear the phrase, “survive and advance.” Tonight the Michigan State Spartans decided to change that saying to “thrive and advance” as they overcame a slow start to destroy the visiting Nebraska Cornhuskers by a score of 62-34. With the victory the Spartans [...]