1. IT'S OFFICIAL. IZZO STAYING AT MSU.

    Scott Westerman, Executive Director of The MSU Alumni Association, just announced that Tom Izzo will be staying at MSU. He announced this to the Southwestern Michigan Alumni Club at their annual MSU Steak Cookout at around 7:20 PM EST...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about over 4 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  2. Tom Izzo Not Leaving Michigan State Spartans

    Tom Izzo, arguably the best active college basketball coach, has been enticed by the Cleveland Cavaliers with a contract that would double his current salary from $3 million a year to $6 million...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about over 4 years ago 1,858 reads 0 comments

  3. MSU vs Kansas : It Was 30 Years Ago Today, and Magic Taught The World to Play

    As images of grown men in short shorts throwing down monster dunks while sporting porn-star mustaches flashed on my TV late last night, the reasons why the 2008 Spartan basketball team is ready to cut down some nets in Motown became radiantly clear...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about over 5 years ago 242 reads 0 comments

  4. Tom Izzo Has You Right Where He Wants You.

    THE STATE OF MSU BASKETBALL 2008 I've watched my Spartans play every game this season, and it really is no different than any other year in a lot of ways...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 492 reads 4 comments

  5. Penn State-Michigan State: Obama to Dantonio, "Yes We Can!"

    This Saturday's matchup between the Michigan Sate Spartans (9-2) and the Penn State Nittany Lions (10-1) resembles another huge test of time and perseverance — the recent presidential election...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 831 reads 13 comments

  6. Hail to the Victors: Michigan State Spartans Deliver the Goods in Ann Arbor

    Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, Ann Arbor, Michigan This beautiful fall day in Michigan had many sights and sounds that will be remembered and resound for a very long time. Beating a 2-5 team normally doesn't mean a whole lot, but today was special...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 534 reads 4 comments

  7. Rich Rodriguez Is Smarter Than You...

    I take back everything I've said about "Ritchie" Rich Rodriguez. He is smart and a brilliant tactician. He just signed his contract as coach for The University of Michigan Wolverines for something crazy like $15 million over six years...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 260 reads 0 comments

  8. Michigan State-Michigan: Are You There, God? It's Me, Sparty...

    Sparty: Hello God. It's me, Sparty. What are we doing wrong, God? How have we displeased you? Unlike our brothers in blue to the east, we try to be humble. We don't regale ourselves in gold and too many fine German sports coupes...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 309 reads 3 comments

  9. Michigan Wolverines Fan Finally Admits It, "We Suck."

    Sorry, UM fans would never say that. "Our talent has been depleted". "It's a new system". "I have a hangnail". These are definitely being heard all around Michigan these days...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 1,182 reads 23 comments

  10. Michigan State Vs Ohio State : What It Means to Be Spartan

    If you want stats or injury reports, look elsewhere. Here are the subjective keys to this Saturday's game for The Michigan State Spartans. Consider it advice, consider it puffery, consider it a warning...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 422 reads 0 comments

  11. Time For a Big Ten Championship Game? Your Time To Chime...

    www.SpartyOn.com Year after year, it becomes more and more apparent that we need a Big Ten Championship Game, a la other conferences such as the Big 12, SEC, etc. This year is no exception with a bunch of teams log jamming the upper tier...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 637 reads 19 comments

  12. Michigan State-Northwestern: True Wildcats or Just Puss in Boots?

    SpartyOn.com Week Seven Pregame Checkdown Don't Believe the Hype: MSU vs. Northwestern When it comes to the Northwestern Wildcats versus Michigan State Spartans this weekend, don't believe the hype...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 921 reads 2 comments

  13. Michigan State Spartans 10-2? Here's How It Can Happen...

    It hurts to be a Spartan fan a lot of the time. We've learned the hard way to not hope and dream too big. Case in point, I sat in the stands of the 2006 Monsoon Bowl versus Notre Dame, ...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about 6 years ago 526 reads 4 comments

  14. Michigan State-Notre Dame: Eight Great Things About State

    by Patrick Yore at SpartyOn.comStorming into week four of the football season on Javon Ringer's quadriceps, the 2008 Michigan State football team welcomes the Domers of Notre Dame into Spartan ...

    Patrick Yore Written by Patrick Yore about over 6 years ago 1,913 reads 12 comments