1. Gavin Schilling: Finding a Home at MSU

    Michigan State sophomore Gavin Schilling may only be 19 years old, but what the young Spartan lacks in age he makes up in experience...

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  2. Former Walk-on Colby Wollenman Could See Increased Role

    While Duke was trotting former McDonald's All-Americans off the bench Tuesday night in Indianapolis, Michigan State was turning to a player of a different sort of background.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 94 reads 0 comments

  3. Michigan State Basketball: Takeaways from Spartans' Opening Games

    Despite being only two games into the season, there is plenty to take away from Michigan State's opening games. MSU won its first matchup of the season against Navy 64-59 and was upended by Duke 81-71 on Tuesday night...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 4 months ago 1,024 reads 3 comments

  4. Is Michigan State's Lack of Elite Talent a Problem Tom Izzo Will Solve?

    Considering the circumstances, Michigan State held its own Tuesday night versus Duke. However, as usual, coach Mike Krzyzewski's Blue Devils—who are 9-1 in the series—came ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 4 months ago 3,232 reads 5 comments

  5. Tom Izzo Says There's More Positive Than Negative to Take from Duke Loss

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Michigan State players, as athletes often do after defeats, hung their heads in the locker room following an 81-71 loss to Duke...

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  6. Michigan State Happy with Limiting Duke's Jahlil Okafor to 17 Points

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  7. Duke 81, MSU 71: Duo Who Jilted Izzo Burns Spartans

    INDIANAPOLIS – For a foregone conclusion, MSU vs. Duke looked suspiciously like a basketball game tonight. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 52 reads 0 comments

  8. Michigan State vs Duke Men's Basketball Highlights

    #4 Duke got 19 points from Quinn Cook and 17 points from freshman sensation Jahlil Okafor in an 81-71 win over #19 Michigan State in the State Farm Champions Classic...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 156 reads 0 comments

  9. Ellis 'Very Questionable' for Tues. vs. Duke

    Michigan State sophomore guard Alvin Ellis is "very questionable" for Tuesday night's game against No. 4 Duke.....

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 485 reads 0 comments

  10. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' Keys vs. Duke in 2014 Champions Classic

    After a relatively disappointing performance in the season opener against Navy, Michigan State will have to play much better to knock off Duke. The Spartans challenged themselves with a true road game to start the year and struggled to a 64-59 victory.

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  11. Michigan State's Alvin Ellis Sprains Ankle, Thinning Rotation with Duke on Tap

    One game into the season, Michigan State already has significant injury issues heading into its biggest game of the non-conference season against No. 4 Duke on Tuesday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 15 reads 0 comments

  12. No. 18 Michigan State Edges Navy 64-59

    Travis Trice scored a career-high 25 points, and No. 18 Michigan State struggled against pesky Navy before squeezing out a 64-59 victory Friday night in the Veterans Classic...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  13. Ellis Doubtful to Return with Sprained Ankle

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  14. In Navy Visit, Michigan State Sees Students, Athletes and More

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. — For Michigan State senior Travis Trice, this week's trip to the Naval Academy for the Veterans Classic was much more than a Spartans basketball road trip. ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 295 reads 0 comments

  15. Michigan State Basketball: Most Memorable Moments of Tom Izzo's 20-Year Tenure

    Engaged in 1983, Tom Izzo and Michigan State University said "I do" in 1995, becoming one in basketball after the retirement of the legendary Jud Heathcote ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 5 months ago 1,976 reads 0 comments

  16. Muskegon's Deyonta Davis Signs with Michigan State

    Deyonta Davis usually lets his rim-rattling dunks and shot-blocking ability do his talking on the basketball court.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  17. Michigan State Basketball: 5 Reasons for Fans to Be Optimistic in 2014-15

    Michigan State officially will kick off its college basketball season in just two days against Navy. Fans have plenty to be optimistic about in Tom Izzo's 20th year coaching on the sidelines in East Lansing...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 5 months ago 2,807 reads 6 comments

  18. Michigan State Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2014-15 Spartans

    Another year, another opportunity to compete for a Big Ten championship and another year to make a mad dash through March and April—that’s always the mode of operation ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 5 months ago 3,964 reads 7 comments

  19. Tom Izzo Critiques Exhibition Opponent Day After Blowout

    Following Michigan State's exhibition victory of St. Cloud State on Friday night, Spartans head coach Tom Izzo wasn't pleased with the caliber of play from his opponent...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 5 months ago 458 reads 0 comments

  20. New-Look Shot Helps Denzel Valentine to Double-Double...

    From the first time Michigan State junior guard Denzel Valentine let loose a jump shot in Monday's exhibition opener, it was clear he could be a different player on the offensive end this year...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  21. Tom Izzo Searching for Defense, Playing Combinations...

    With more than half the minutes from last year's team out the door, Michigan State coach Tom Izzo spent this fall focusing more on his team's offense more than its defense for the first time in his career...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 months ago 161 reads 0 comments

  22. Michigan State's Izzo Leads Michigan Hall Class for '15

    Michigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo tops a list of eight who will make up the 2015 class for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.....

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 5 months ago 66 reads 0 comments

  23. Michigan State Basketball: Analyzing the Importance of Costello and Schilling

    Exhibition play commenced last night for Michigan State, as the regular season is right around the corner. Arguably Sparty's top three players are gone, and the one gaping hole that remains is in the center slot...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 5 months ago 2,792 reads 4 comments

  24. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' Best Fits in Early 2015 Signing Period

    It'll probably take a year or two, or maybe even three, before head coach Tom Izzo realizes which one of his 2015 commits best fits his Michigan State program...

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  25. Tom Izzo on College Athletics: 'I Worry About Where It's Headed'

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