1. Valentine Posts Heartfelt Message for Harris

    When all is said and done Thursday night, three former Michigan State Spartans (Adreian Payne, Gary Harris, Keith Appling) could be drafted onto NBA rosters...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 400 reads 0 comments

  2. Michigan State Basketball: What Each Projected Starter Brings to the Table

    Led by a couple of returning starters and a cohort of complementary players, Michigan State will enter the 2014-15 season with a new identity. How Tom Izzo decides to concoct his starting lineup, however, isn't clear at the moment...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 2,089 reads 0 comments

  3. TV Makeover Makes Michigan State Coach Tom Izzo's Garage Rock

    It was an arena unlike the ones he is used to, but Tom Izzo has no excuse for not performing in this one as well...

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  4. Moe Ager and Delvon Roe See Bright NBA Futures for Adreian Payne and Gary Harris

    Michigan State hasn’t had a pair of first-rounders since 2006. However, that’ll probably change Thursday during the 2014 NBA draft in New York, as Adreian Payne and Gary Harris are expected to be taken sooner rather than later...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 1,362 reads 5 comments

  5. Unique Film Brings Together Past and Current Michigan State Basketball Players

    It’s long been said that Hollywood mimics real life. In fact, some of the best movies have been based on actual people, events and experiences...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 2,418 reads 0 comments

  6. Bryn Forbes on Hardship Waiver: 'We'll Probably Know at the End of the Month'

    June has been a good month for the Michigan State basketball program. Former Spartans Gary Harris and Adreian Payne will sit in the green room at Thursday night's NBA Draft, as both prospects could be picked in the top 20...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 3 months ago 388 reads 0 comments

  7. Michigan State Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Spartans History

    Michigan State has produced a multitude of successful NBA players through the years. From the days of head coach Jud Heathcote leading the Spartans to the ongoing era under Tom Izzo, ...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 3,710 reads 2 comments

  8. Michigan State Basketball: How Harris and Forbes Impact the Future

    The arrivals of transfers Eron Harris and Bryn Forbes greatly boost the offensive firepower for Michigan State, a team devoid of dangerous scorers...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 5,295 reads 6 comments

  9. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' Best Starting Lineup for 2014-15

    It’ll be a different look in 2014-15 for Michigan State. No Gary Harris. No Keith Appling . Adreian Payne’s gone, too—and now Spartans coach Tom Izzo faces the uphill climb of replacing one of his most effective trios...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 7,617 reads 13 comments

  10. Michigan State Basketball: Ranking the Greatest Leaders in Spartans History

    Michigan State’s storied basketball program has historically been filled with passionate leaders. From the 1979 national championship-winning team, to the current Tom Izzo-led ...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 2,146 reads 5 comments

  11. Cleveland State Transfer Bryn Forbes Says He's Signed to Play at MSU

    Cleveland State transfer Bryn Forbes said Friday morning he has signed to play basketball at Michigan State...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 1,573 reads 0 comments

  12. Tom Izzo: Eron Harris 'One of the Best Shooters in the Country'

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  13. Former Spartan Delvon Roe to Star in a Film Made by Michigan Statewalk-on

    Former Michigan State star Delvon Roe and current Spartan walk-on Keenan Wetzel will be collaborating on a short film about an injured hoops star...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 339 reads 0 comments

  14. Eron Harris Moving to Michigan State

    Eron Harris told ESPN he is transferring to Michigan State. Harris averaged 17 ppg for West Virginia last season. Will sit and have 2 left.....

    Sam Rooke Written by Sam Rooke about 3 months ago 1,610 reads 0 comments

  15. Michigan State 2015 SG Kyle Ahrens Hopes to Fill Gary Harris' Role with Spartans

    When he feels the need to, which is several times a day, Kyle Ahrens takes dozens of jumpers at a time; and if he fails to hit roughly 70 percent of them, he decides to start again from the top...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 4,517 reads 19 comments

  16. Ahrens 85 Percent Recovered from Broken Leg

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  17. Meet Kyle Ahrens: Michigan State's Second 2015 Commit

    Michigan State solidified its second verbal commitment from the 2015 class on Thursday night, when three-star guard Kyle Ahrens indicated he will be joining the Spartans after his final high school season...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 4,056 reads 17 comments

  18. Tom Izzo Goes 'Nuts' After MSU Lands Basketball Recruit Kyle Ahrens

    Michigan State has added a shooting guard to its class of 2015, getting a verbal commitment Thursday night from 6-foot-5 Kyle Ahrens of Versailles, Ohio...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 1,833 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: MSU Lands 3-Star Guard Kyle Ahrens

    Breaking: Kyle Ahrens tells the Free Press he committed last night to MSU. A 6-5, 215-pound SG from Versailles, Ohio...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  20. Assigned Reading: Marvin Clark's Path to Choosing Michigan State

    The recruiting story of 2014 forward Marvin Clark is one that many college basketball players have experienced on their way to picking a school...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 months ago 371 reads 0 comments

  21. Michigan State Basketball: How Worried Should Spartans Be About Thin Frontcourt?

    Due to graduation and destiny calling in the form of an NBA career, Adreian Payne is no longer available to suit up for Michigan State...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 4 months ago 4,549 reads 10 comments

  22. Michigan State Basketball: Analyzing the Importance of the 2015 Class

    Tom Izzo has attracted numerous high-profile recruits for the class of 2015. As Michigan State surrenders arguable its three top players, garnering as much incoming young talent is vital...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 4 months ago 1,460 reads 5 comments

  23. Gary Harris' Workout Impresses Pro Scouts, Draft Guru Calls Him 'Lottery Lock'

    “How High for Harris?” read the headline on ESPN.com's NBA draft page over the weekend, accompanied by a shot of Gary Harris in his Michigan State jersey, right index finger raised...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 months ago 161 reads 0 comments

  24. Michigan State's Incoming Basketball Recruiting Class Fits Tom Izzo's Mold

    EAST LANSING — Michigan State's incoming basketball recruiting class will be on campus in three weeks...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 months ago 384 reads 0 comments

  25. Spartans' Alex Gauna '80%' Certain He's Done with College Basketball

    EAST LANSING — Center Alex Gauna is leaning toward giving up basketball before his final season at Michigan State. His priorities are changing...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 299 reads 0 comments