WATCH: Eron Harris takes the floor one final time as a Spartan on Senior Day

NCAA Basketball: Michigan State at Purdue

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 was going to be who would step up in place of the team’s third-leading scorer. So far, they have responded emphatically behind their fallen comrade. On Sunday, MSU picked up a … Read more

With Eron Harris out for the season, who needs to step up for Michigan State?

NCAA Basketball: Michigan State at Penn State

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 Ten). The Spartans will be going for a season sweep of the Huskers, but will be without the services of senior guard Eron Harris. Harris of course has been ruled out for … Read more

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 against No. 15 seed Middle Tennessee State University out of their mouths. There is just as many questions as there is optimism surrounding the Spartans in 2016-17. They lost a lot, … Read more

Taking an early look at the Michigan State basketball roster for 2016-17

It has undoubtedly been a rough month and half for Spartan fans after seeing their team, who was among the favorites to win the national title, upset by 15-seeded Middle Tennessee State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Following the stunning loss, Michigan State lost out on No. 1 recruit Josh Jackson as … Read more

Spartans cruise past Badgers for 69-57 victory

The stakes were high Thursday night at the Breslin Center with Wisconsin riding a 7-game winning streak, which included a 77-76 victory over Michigan State back on Jan. 17. While the Spartans were coming off a rather impressive 88-69 win over Indiana on Sunday and had won 5 of their last 6 games. Michigan State … Read more

Spartans fall at home to Nebraska, drop third straight

Michigan State was back at home in the midst of a two-game losing skid, welcoming in a Nebraska Cornhuskers team that had won three straight, albeit against the three lowest-ranked teams in the Big Ten. Each of those trends would continue on Wednesday night, as Michigan State would drop their third game in a row, 72-71. … Read more

Wisconsin scores late to shock the Spartans in Madison

The No. 4 Michigan State Spartans headed into Madison on Sunday to face the Wisconsin Badgers, hoping to quickly forget about that ugly home loss on Thursday at the hands on the Iowa Hawkeyes. In what was a tightly-contested game for all 40 minutes, the Badgers were able to hand MSU their second loss this week, thanks to … Read more

Valentine returns for Spartans in 92-65 blowout of Penn State

While Michigan State star Denzel Valentine made his long awaited return from injury, the Spartans continued their winning ways in Happy Valley. Senior guard Bryn Forbes was on fire in the first half with 20 points, including 6 of 8 from three-point range as No. 5 MSU (16-1, 3-1 Big Ten) jumped out to an early … Read more

Hot-shooting Spartans rout short-handed Illini

Michigan State was back at home for the first time in nearly a month, and the Spartans put on a show for the home town fans. With Illinois (8-8, 0-3 Big Ten) already staring at an 0-2 start to Big Ten play, they learned their star guard Kendrick Nunn would miss the game due to … Read more

Instant Classic: No. 1 Michigan State defeats Oakland in OT, 99-93

The Michigan State Spartans got some terrible news on Monday when their senior superstar Denzel Valentine went under the knife for knee surgery. He’s expected to miss 2-3 weeks. MSU closed out it’s non-conference schedule with the latest installment of their in-state bout with the Oakland Golden Grizzlies at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The Spartans put their undefeated … Read more

Denzel Valentine ranked No. 3 player in college basketball

Michigan State basketball season officially kicks off just 10 days from today. The team has some high expectations, as usual, being the steady powerhouse program they are. The recruiting classes that head basketball coach Tom Izzo has reeled in for the next few seasons have increased said expectations. One mainstay of Izzo’s squad is senior guard/forward Denzel Valentine. Valentine is a … Read more

CBSSports ranks Michigan State 11th best basketball program

It may be the heart of the college football season, but before you know it, the college basketball season will be starting back up. For the Michigan State Spartans and head basketball coach and March mastermind Tom Izzo, expectations are still high coming off a miraculous Final Four run a season ago. This is despite losing the … Read more

Breaking down Michigan State’s remarkable season

SEASON RECAP

“The Michigan State Spartans are going to have a down year.”

“This is not a typical ‘Tom Izzo‘ team, they won’t go anywhere.”

“They are going to miss the tournament, and Izzo should be fired or retire.”

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