1. Michigan State Finds Its Stroke, Wallops Northwestern

    With its NCAA Tournament hopes quickly dissipating, Michigan State entered Tuesday's game at Northwestern desperate for something positive to happen...

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  2. Michigan State Cruises to 68-44 Win at Lowly Northwestern

    EVANSTON, Ill. -- Travis Trice had four of Michigan State's season-high 13 3-pointers, leading the Spartans to a 68-44 victory over lowly Northwestern on Tuesday night. .....

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  3. MSU Alum Green Issues Warning to OSU Fans

    Draymond told KNBR he'll attend MSU-OSU. "Any OSU fans out there just know y'all got to come to Beast Lansing on Sat & it won't be pretty." .....

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  4. Izzo Says Northwestern Could Be Most Deceptive 1-9 Team in Country

    Michigan State beat Northwestern, 84-77 in overtime, in the two teams' first meeting Jan. 11 in East Lansing...

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  5. MSU's Izzo Recalls Rivalry with Late Coach Dean Smith

    EAST LANSING – Tom Izzo's first tangle with Dean Smith actually came on the recruiting trail. All-America high school forward Matt Steigenga picked the Spartans over Smith's ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 6 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  6. MSU's Izzo: Javon Bess May Be Done for Year

    Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo said today that swingman Javon Bess might be done for the season because he has pain in the right foot he broke before the season...

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  7. Television Camera Catches Michigan State Fan Checking out Fan

    The Michigan State Spartans (15-8, 6-4 Big Ten) may be having a bit of a down year on the basketball court, but the fan in the American flag bandana doesn't mind going ...

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  8. Tom Izzo Calls Missed FTs vs. Illinois 'Demoralizing'

    Izzo: We're going to have to shoot free throws until blisters on hands. Called missed FT "demoralizing," "energy zappers...

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  9. Defensive Lapses Still Hurting Michigan State Basketball

    EAST LANSING – The clinching Michigan State defensive play of Sunday's 76-66 overtime win over Michigan was a mistake.....

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  10. A Look at the 'Walking Double-Double'

    EAST LANSING -- Michigan State coach Tom Izzo made a statement about senior forward Branden Dawson on Sunday that many Spartans fans have been waiting years to hear.....

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  11. Bess Not Making Progress Through Ankle Injury

    EAST LANSING -- Michigan State is in the midst of its longest break of the last two months of the season, but isn't seeing any progress on the injury front from one of its key players...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 6 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  12. Michigan State Basketball: What Spartans Must Do to Keep Tournament Hopes Alive

    Michigan State has to do a lot more than improve upon its Big Ten-worst free-throw percentage of .631 if it wants to make the NCAA national tournament...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 5,053 reads 9 comments

  13. Matt Costello Comes Alive in OT for MSU

    East Lansing — Michigan State junior Matt Costello spent the first 40 minutes of Sunday's game against Michigan not making much of a difference...

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  14. With Unconvincing Win, Michigan State's Tournament Prospects Bleak

    By the time the selection committee convenes in six weeks, all they'll see of Michigan State's 76-66 overtime win over Michigan is that the Spartans got a hard-fought conference win over a rival...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 months ago 64 reads 0 comments

  15. Michigan State Hand out Starburst for Dawson

    Michigan State is capitalizing beautifully on an internet meme that went viral a few weeks ago during the Spartans' game against Iowa...

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  16. Michigan vs. Michigan State: Preview and Prediction for in-State Showdown

    Michigan State just routed Rutgers, and Michigan just hung with No. 6-ranked Wisconsin right before drilling Nebraska—so the Spartans and Wolverines certainly have something ...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 6 months ago 4,904 reads 27 comments

  17. Dawson Has 17 and 11, Michigan State Beats Rutgers 71-51

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Brenden Dawson had 17 points and 11 rebounds and Michigan State used a 20-2 run to start the second half to roll over Rutgers 71-51 on Thursday night in a game that ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 6 months ago 290 reads 0 comments

  18. Forbes Recovers Outlet, Feeds Dawson for Dunk

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  19. MSU Receives Donation to Improve Offices

    EAST LANSING, Mich. - Helping to continue the success of Michigan State University athletics, Mark and Cindy Pentecost have made a $3 million leadership gift that will support the men's basketball program...

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  20. Snowstorm Giving MSU Some Extra Practice Time

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  21. Michigan State-Rutgers Basketball Game Postponed as Blizzard Hits New Jersey

    EAST LANSING -- Michigan State's Tuesday night game against Rutgers has been postponed as a blizzard bears down on the East Coast, Rutgers announced Monday afternoon...

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  22. MSU Trying to Beat the Blizzard to Rutgers

    The Michigan State basketball team is rushing to get out of East Lansing in time to beat a massive snowstorm that is expected to hit the Northeast tonight...

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  23. Pitchford ejected for flagrant elbow

    Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford was ejected from Saturday's game against Michigan State before the first media timeout of the game. .....

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  24. Michigan State Basketball: The Most Telling Trends for Spartans in 2014-15

    Generally speaking, Michigan State has a decent basketball team this year. However, the Spartans haven’t always played up to expectations—they’re unranked ...

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  25. MSU's Izzo Responds to PSU Coach's Criticism of Officials

    EAST LANSING – Penn State coach Patrick Chambers went off on the officials after Wednesday's 66-60 loss at Michigan State, angered in particular by three straight touch calls on one MSU possession that led to him receiving a technical foul...

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