1. Biggest Challenges Michigan State Faces in NCAA Tourney Matchup vs. Virginia

    The Spartans are the fourth-seeded team in the East Regional, but the heat will be squarely on the shoulders of Tom Izzo 's team as it gets set to face top-seeded Virginia at Madison Square Garden...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 months ago 1,975 reads 2 comments

  2. Izzo on Virginia: 'It's Like Going to the Dentist'

    When presented with the idea of getting hooked up to a bio-harness and accelerometer and swallowing an ingestible thermometer that would measure his heart rate, respiratory rate and ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 171 reads 0 comments

  3. Tom Izzo Laughs off Pistons Rumors: 'I've Never Met Tom Gores'

    One more time, Tom Izzo said Wednesday, neither he nor his people have been contacted by the Pistons or any other NBA team.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  4. MSU's Izzo Coached Against Virginia Coach's Father

    The first taste of USA Basketball, the first NCAA tournament game, the first Final Four — these are big moments in a basketball career, and Tony Bennett has shared them with Michigan State...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  5. Top 10 Players Left in NCAA Tournament

    The NCAA tournment's first weekend provided a rather quick, unspectacular end to the seasons for some of the best individual talent the field of 68 had to offer. But the bracket is not barren just yet...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  6. Michigan State Basketball: Why 2014 Title Would Be Tom Izzo's Greatest Victory

    Questing for a second national title wouldn ’t be complete without more drama. However, that’s not to say that Michigan State coach Tom Izzo hasn ’t already endured enough this year...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 3,111 reads 6 comments

  7. NCAA Tournament 2014: Tom Izzo's Spartans Are Making Another Classic March Run

    Tom Izzo 's reputation precedes him. You do not want to face an Izzo-coached team in March. You certainly don't want to face one in the NCAA tournament...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 6 months ago 15,408 reads 52 comments

  8. Tom Izzo: I've Had No Contact with the Pistons

    Michigan State coach Tom Izzo tells Dan Patrick he “has no interest in coaching the Detroit Pistons right now,” but won't completely rule out accepting an NBA gig in the future...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 6 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  9. Izzo Says Latest Rumor Is 'Made Up,' Embarrassing to Him and the Pistons

    On Tuesday, following comments from Sam Amick of USA Today and Jalen Rose, the rumors spread like wildfire.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  10. As Pressure Builds, MSU Seniors Showing Different Sides of Themselves

    Adreian Payne stood on the sidelines during Michigan State's practice Tuesday, his arm around Branden Dawson and a big smile across his face.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  11. Adreian Payne's Relationship with an 8-Year-Old Cancer Patient Is Unshakable

    With the right teammates, you can get through anything. Adreian Payne met Lacey Holsworth two years ago...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 6 months ago 8,530 reads 9 comments

  12. Michigan State Basketball: Spartans' 5 Keys to Beating Virginia

    Michigan State will square off against a stingy Virginia squad on March 28 in what could potentially be one of the tournament's most thrilling games. The Spartans will have to emphasize a few key areas against the Cavaliers in order to win...

    Brad Almquist Written by Brad Almquist about 6 months ago 4,728 reads 1 comments

  13. Izzo on Pistons Rumor: MSU 'Is a Pretty Good Place for Me Right Now

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 6 months ago 2,425 reads 0 comments

  14. Denzel Valentine Wants 'Revenge' on Madison Square Garden

    Asked about the Sweet 16 and what it means to Michigan State, sophomore guard Denzel Valentine used the word “revenge.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  15. New Commit Marvin Clark Says Tom Izzo Was the Difference in His Decision

    The original plan for new Michigan State Class of 2014 basketball commitment Marvin Clark was to stay close to home.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  16. Get to Know: Virginia, MSU's Next Opponent in the NCAA Tournament

    Virginia is back and playing as well as ever after recording its 30th win of the season with a convincing 78-60 victory over Memphis in the NCAA tournament's Round of 32 in Raleigh, N...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 31 reads 0 comments

  17. Harvard Scare a Reminder MSU's Most Dangerous Foe Is Itself

    Branden Dawson squared up and let it fly from the right corner, the ninth 3-point shot of his Michigan State career.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 6 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  18. Marvin Clark to Michigan State

    Marvin Clark is headed to Michigan State, he announced on Monday morning. A 6-foot-6 post-graduate small forward from Sunrise Christian (KS) whose father died when he was very young ...

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  19. Report: Marvin Clark Commits to Spartans

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  20. 5 Things We Learned from Michigan State's Win over Harvard

    Less than a month ago, the Michigan State Spartans were in huge trouble. They dropped seven of 12 games down the stretch in the Big Ten, and they lost home games to Nebraska and Illinois— Illinois —in ignominious fashion...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 months ago 5,106 reads 12 comments

  21. Branden Dawson's Resurgence Adding Momentum to Michigan State's Title Bid

    Michigan State's victory over Harvard in the NCAA tournament in some ways mirrored the season, perhaps even the career, of arguably the best player on the floor Saturday night...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 6 months ago 2,185 reads 5 comments

  22. NCAA March Madness Live

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  23. Projecting Adrien Payne's Final Stat Line and Blueprint for Success vs. Harvard

    Adreian Payne ’s 41-point explosion in the second round against the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens was impressive, but you can bet he won’t duplicate that against the Harvard Crimson on Saturday...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 6 months ago 239 reads 0 comments

  24. Michigan State Basketball: The Legend of Tom Izzo Is No Accident, Says Moe Ager

    Whimsical tales of Tom Izzo delighting his way through March Madness have become staples of college basketball...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 9,691 reads 13 comments

  25. Harvard vs. Michigan State Betting Line, March Madness Analysis, Pick

    The Michigan State Spartans take on the upset-minded Harvard Crimson and beware chalk-lovers, because No. 12 seeds are 6-1 against the spread run against No. 4 seeds since 2006...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 6 months ago 3,840 reads 0 comments