1. 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 2 months ago 3,695 reads 2 comments

  2. 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 2 months ago 5,254 reads 6 comments

  3. 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 2 months ago 7,501 reads 13 comments

  4. 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 2 months ago 2,122 reads 5 comments

  5. 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 1,572 reads 0 comments

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

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 291 reads 0 comments

  7. 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

  8. 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.....

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  9. 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 4,491 reads 19 comments

  10. Ahrens 85 Percent Recovered from Broken Leg

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  11. 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 3,984 reads 17 comments

  12. 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 1,830 reads 0 comments

  13. 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

  14. 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 3 months ago 371 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 3 months ago 4,486 reads 10 comments

  16. 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 3 months ago 1,448 reads 5 comments

  17. 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 3 months ago 160 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 3 months ago 382 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 299 reads 0 comments

  20. MSU's Incoming Basketball Class Isn't Worried About Your Perceptions

    There is a scene in the 1988 move “Twins,” when the characters played by Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito learn about their birth...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 227 reads 0 comments

  21. Michigan State Basketball: 2015 Recruits Who'd Be a Perfect Fit for Spartans

    Tom Izzo has only one recruit committed from the 2015 class, Deyonta Davis, but several other high-profile players are in his sights. With many potential impact players on his radar, certain players fit into his scheme better than others...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 5,649 reads 5 comments

  22. Michigan State Basketball: Ideal NBA Landing Spots for Former Spartans Stars

    Gary Harris, Adreian Payne and Keith Appling are NBA-bound. With the draft lottery set and mocks in place, a clearer picture of where the former Michigan State stars could land in the 2014 NBA draft is forming each day...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 3 months ago 4,957 reads 5 comments

  23. Russell Byrd Transferring from MSU, Hoping to Shed 'Negativity'

    EAST LANSING — Among Russell Byrd's strengths is his sense of reality and how it jibes with his aspirations...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 594 reads 0 comments

  24. Michigan State Basketball: Where Will the Spartans Finish in 2014-15?

    Michigan State will enter the 2014-15 season facing a Big Ten Conference whose talent is collectively diminishing, yet it still contains one of the nation’s top returning teams in Wisconsin...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 3 months ago 3,305 reads 2 comments

  25. Lansing Native Bryn Forbes Interested in Transferring to Michigan State

    Add a name to the Michigan State transfer recruiting mix – a very familiar name to MSU junior guard Denzel Valentine...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 months ago 475 reads 0 comments