Tom Izzo embarrassed after Michigan State suffers worst home loss in 30 years

Safe to say, it just wasn’t Tom Izzo and Michigan State‘s night at Breslin Center tonight against the Iowa Hawkeyes. They suffered their worst home loss in 30 years, and Izzo’s worst home loss since a 25-point setback in 1997. Their record now stands at a paultry 10-8 and 4-8 in Big Ten play with … Read more

Tom Izzo describes current COVID situation among most difficult challenges of his career

The Michigan State Spartans will have to wait to take on No. 24 Illinois thanks to more positive COVID-19 cases within the program. This marks the third consecutive game that the Spartans had to call off thanks to the ongoing pandemic. Among the infected players include walk-on freshman Davis Smith, Mady Sissoko, sophomore walk-on guard … Read more

Michigan State Spartans name captains for 2020-21 basketball season

The Michigan State Spartans basketball team have officially announced their captains for the upcoming 2020-21 season. Embed from Getty Images Joshua Langford, Foster Loyer, and Aaron Henry have all been announced by head coach Tom Izzo as captains: Our 2020-21 𝗖𝗔𝗣𝗧𝗔𝗜𝗡𝗦 🏀 → @kingdomthinker7 → @FosterLoyer → @hennny11 pic.twitter.com/1XNaeQ9geY — Michigan State Basketball (@MSU_Basketball) October … Read more

Tom Izzo: Joshua Langford wants to return to MSU for one more season

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-Second Round-Kansas vs Michigan State

Heading into the 2019-20 season, the hope was that Joshua Langford would bounce back from a foot injury and become one of Michigan State‘s most important players as they worked toward their goal of winning a National Championship. Unfortunately, for Langford and the Spartans, he had a setback in October, which required him to have … Read more

Michigan State Spartans senior Josh Langford to miss rest of the season

This isn’t the news that the Michigan State Spartans wanted to hear. Senior Joshua Langford won’t suit up for the 2019-20 season after undergoing a second surgery to repair a stress reaction in his foot. Langford had originally injured his foot in December of 2018 during a game against Illinois, and didn’t play the rest … Read more

BREAKING: Michigan State basketball loses key player for remainder of season

According to reports, the Michigan State basketball team will have to play the remainder of the season without a key player. Embed from Getty Images Spartans head coach Tom Izzo announced on Wednesday that Joshua Langford will sit the rest of the 2018-2019 campaign with a stress injury in his ankle that will likely require … Read more

Michigan State wins the Las Vegas Invitational, sets sights on ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Michigan State knocked off both the Texas Longhorns and the UCLA Bruins to win the 2018 Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational on Friday. The tournament was the Spartans’ first real test since they opened the season against the number two ranked Kansas Jayhawks with a loss back on November, 6th. Embed from Getty Images With the tournament win, … Read more

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

NCAA Basketball: Michigan at Michigan State

Fans of Michigan State received some big news Thursday evening when superstar freshman Miles Bridges announced on campus that he was returning for his sophomore season. He confirmed it a day after sources close to the situation revealed that he was “leaning towards” returning to MSU. Miles Bridges got to make his announcement with his … Read more

Michigan State eyes toward next season, Izzo says “there will be some paybacks”

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-Second Round-Kansas vs Michigan State

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 season in any sport is surely to have a disappointing campaign. Yet, the Michigan State basketball team was able to muster together 20 wins and an appearance in the second round … Read more

Could Miles Bridges actually return to Michigan State for one more year?

NCAA Basketball: Nebraska at Michigan State

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 other trio of touted freshman that head coach Tom Izzo has gone to more as of late have been the talk of town since they signed their national letters of intent. The … Read more

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

[Original photo courtesy of Carly Geraci/Flickr] 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 of games and establish themselves like fans have grown accustomed to seeing?” So far they’re doing okay, or just enough at times. There are moments … 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

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

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