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WATCH: Tom Izzo acts on 5-second rule of eating after dropping...

Basketball coaches know all about the 5-second rule in their sport. If they cannot inbound the ball within five seconds, it's a violation and...

MSU commit Davion Williams to consider playing both football and basketball

It was back in May when Michigan State offered a scholarship to 3-star defensive back Davion Williams, from Belleville High School, to play football...

Tom Izzo, Spartans pick up commit from Belleville SF Gabe Brown...

Michigan State and head basketball coach Tom Izzo had been largely quiet on the recruiting front, with its 2017 class getting their feet wet...

Vegas: Spartans among top title contenders with Miles Bridges returning next...

Fans of Michigan State received some big news Thursday evening when superstar freshman Miles Bridges announced on campus that he was returning for his...

SOURCES: Miles Bridges ‘leaning heavily’ towards staying at MSU

The Michigan State men's basketball team might have had their season end unceremoniously getting popped by the Kansas Jayhawks in the round of 32...

Michigan State eyes toward next season, Izzo says “there will be...

Preseason injuries. Mid-season injuries. Inability to gel. Young and experienced. Lack of depth. Most teams who deal with this much baggage for any given...

VIDEO: Caption this coach/player moment between Tom Izzo and Miles Bridges

One would be hard-pressed to find college basketball coaches, or coaches of any level in any sport for that matter, who enjoys what he...

Could Miles Bridges actually return to Michigan State for one more...

Freshman phenom Miles Bridges is leading the charge to propel Michigan State back into the NCAA Tournament for a 20th consecutive season. He and the...

Tom Izzo talks navigating through tough season and appreciation for Coach...

It's been a not-so-typical season in East Lansing for Michigan State basketball. What originally seemed like another strong campaign was marred by big injuries...

Bracketology Update: Both Wolverines and Spartans SHOULD be dancing now after...

Last week around this time, we broke down the status of both Michigan and Michigan State as the season draws to a close and...

WATCH: Eron Harris takes the floor one final time as a...

When fifth-year senior guard Eron Harris suffered a knee injury on February 18 on the road against Purdue, the biggest question surrounding the Michigan State Spartans...

With Eron Harris out for the season, who needs to step...

Michigan State (16-11, 8-6 Big Ten) is back in action Thursday night (7 p.m. ET on ESPNU) when they host Nebraska (12-14, 6-8 Big...

Michigan and Michigan State both safely in the tournament… for now

According to ESPN Bracketology 'expert' Joe Lunardi, both the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans would be in the NCAA Tournament if the season ended...

Tom Izzo destroys ESPN’s Dan Dakich for tweet about MSU students...

During Tuesday's game between Michigan State and Ohio State, Spartan fans could be heard chanting, "We hate Dakich!" over and over again. The chants...

MSU’s Nick Ward trips UM’s Moritz Wagner; Twitter explodes

During last night's blowout Michigan victory over Michigan State in basketball there were some extra-curricular activities between MSU's Nick Ward and UM's Moritz Wagner. After a whistle for a...

Michigan celebrates in locker room after annihilating Michigan State [Video]

What happened on Tuesday night is something that does not happen too often to Michigan State basketball. To say that Michigan dominated the Spartans...

WATCH: Tom Izzo – Give Me Two Hours

In honor of Tom Izzo's 62nd birthday, we thought we would take a look back at some highlights from the Izzo-led Michigan State Spartans...

Surging Wolverines, reeling Spartans set to meet in East Lansing on...

The stage is set for the first of two extremely important meetings between the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans. Michigan (14-7, 4-4 Big Ten) is...

EDITORIAL: Tom Izzo has earned the right to say what he...

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Is Michigan State really in danger of missing the NCAA Tournament?

A third consecutive loss at home on Tuesday against Purdue dropped the Michigan State Spartans to 12-9 overall on the season and an even 4-4...

Tom Izzo following Tuesday’s loss to Purdue: ‘I don’t care about...

On Tuesday, Michigan State had a golden opportunity at home as they played one of the top teams in the Big Ten, the Purdue...

Tom Izzo to Draymond Green during recruitment: ‘Now you have a...

If you happen to follow the Michigan State basketball program, you are well aware that Tom Izzo is very tough on his players and...

Spartans need a little more out of Joshua Langford and Matt...

One of the biggest things with the Michigan State Spartans basketball team continues to be, "When will they put it all together for a string...

Ben Carter ‘100 percent done’ for season; Gavin Schilling with ‘slim’...

Since opening tip out in Hawaii against Arizona, the biggest problem for the Michigan State Spartans all season long was going to be depth in...

Spartans freshman Miles Bridges to return Wednesday vs. Rutgers

The Michigan State Spartans have held down the fort since freshman forward Miles Bridges went down with an ankle injury. And given the timing of when...

Freshman Nick Ward is single-handedly keeping the Spartans alive

The Michigan State Spartans picked up a monster win on Tuesday on the road against Minnesota, overcoming a 13-point deficit in halftime to down the...

Michigan State forward Miles Bridges ‘progressing’ from injury, won’t play vs....

The Michigan State Spartans are severely lacking in post presence. Who knows when and if Ben Carter and Gavin Schilling are even returning this year, and freshman Miles...

Michigan State star freshman Miles Bridges out ‘a couple weeks’ with...

As if the Michigan State Spartans needed anymore injuries to their already depleted front court, now they can add one more to the list and...

Season Preview: Michigan State Spartans Men’s Basketball

College basketball is finally back, and the Michigan State Spartans will get their long-awaited opportunity to wash last year's first round NCAA Tournament upset...

Michigan State football and Michigan basketball are one in the same

This may seem utterly absurd at first, but these two programs are carbon copies of each other. My first reaction when the thought crossed my...

MSU forward Gavin Schilling out indefinitely following knee surgery

The Michigan State Spartans basketball team lost a wealth of talent from a year ago, on top of falling well short of their title expectations...

5-Star power forward Jaren Jackson Jr. commits to Michigan State

The rich keep getting richer. On Thursday, Tom Izzo added another diamond to his collection of talent as 2017 5-star power forward Jaren Jackson Jr. announced via...

Tom Izzo to be enshrined into Naismith Basketball HOF on Friday

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kl5t-q7bZpw&ab_channel=MSUSpartanAthletics This weekend marks a special one for those associated with the game of baseball. On Thursday, the ten-person class for the 2016 Naismith Basketball...

Michigan State, Penn State to play at the Palestra in 2017

Always one of the most notable schedulers in college basketball, Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo has done it again. On January 7, 2017, the...

Spartans F Deyonta Davis selected No. 31 overall by Memphis Grizzlies

This past season, the Michigan State Spartans basketball program had their first one-and-done player in 15 years come through East Lansing, when Deyonta Davis announced back...

Chicago Bulls select Denzel Valentine No. 14 overall in NBA Draft

The Michigan State Spartans had a quartet of Spartans hoping to hear their name called in the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday. One of the...

2016-17 Big Ten Basketball Slate: Michigan State Spartans

What seemed like a very encouraging and promising season from the Michigan State Spartans ended in both dramatic and disappointing fashion, shockingly losing in...

Spartans, Tom Izzo tested early and often with ‘Death Row’ November...

College basketball has started up again on Friday and among the highlight games in primetime will be the No. 12 Michigan State Spartans playing...

22,000 square foot Nike store celebrates grand opening in Detroit

Few moments in my life have provided the electricity and anticipation that was in the air during Thursday's Nike store grand opening in downtown...

Draymond Green: ‘I learn more from the WNBA’

Athletes in sports learn and develop all sorts of different ways. Some are just jacked and built like freight trains, others have the speed...

Former Spartan Draymond Green graces the cover of Sports Illustrated

Making the cover of Sports Illustrated is one of those "You have made it" moments for an athlete and boy has former Michigan State...

Caleb Swanigan says it was ‘very difficult’ to decommit from MSU

It was April of 2015 when then 5-star forward Caleb Swanigan out of Indianapolis announced his commitment to Michigan State and head coach Tom Izzo. Spartan Nation...

UNLV transfer Ben Carter heading to Michigan State

Michigan State picked up a graduate transfer on Wednesday as former UNLV forward Ben Carter announced via Twitter he would be joining the Spartans...

Michigan State’s Deyonta Davis to declare for NBA Draft

https://twitter.com/BTNSean/status/719916233022431232 Michigan State freshman forward Deyonta Davis has decided to enter the NBA Draft and forego his final three years of eligibility. This might be a surprising...

WATCH: Tom Izzo and Denzel Valentine get lessons from ‘DWTS’ professionals

In the near future, Tom Izzo will not be Denzel Valentine's coach anymore. However, that's not going to stop the Michigan State duo from having fun...

Tom Izzo: Deyonta Davis’ decision on NBA ‘still 50-50’

Michigan State basketball head coach Tom Izzo was being honored as a Hall of Fame inductee in Houston on Monday and was asked about...

MSU coach Tom Izzo inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of...

Michigan State basketball head coach Tom Izzo has a long list of achievements throughout his storied 21-year coaching career, but few will be able...

MSU football, basketball primed for immediate rebound in 2016

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Which Spartan loss was worse: 2015 Cotton Bowl vs ‘Bama, or...

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Today is dark, but the future is shining bright at Michigan...

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