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 surges while Michigan State drops out of latest AP Top 25 poll

It’s a tale of two opposites with the latest release of the AP Top 25 College Basketball poll. The surging Michigan Wolverines now occupy the No. 7 spot on the poll following two straight wins of at least 19 points, including a 25 pt. destruction of the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Meanwhile, the Michigan State Spartans … Read more

Tom Izzo describes Michigan State’s collapse vs. Purdue in blunt terms

The No. 23 ranked Michigan State Spartans appeared to haave things well in hand against the Purdue Boilermakers on the hardwood on Friday night, entering the 2nd half with a comfortable 31-16 lead on the backs of a 13-0 run in the 1st half. And then it all fell apart. Sloppy play, missed shots, and … Read more

Javez Alexander to leave Michigan State and enter transfer portal

Another member of the Michigan State Spartans has announced his departure. Redshirt sophomore wide receiver Javez Alexander has announced his intentions to enter the transfer portal, becoming the 15th Spartans player to do so since mid-November. The @Freepsports has learned Michigan State WR Javez Alexander is in the NCAA transfer portal. The redshirt sophomore appeared … Read more

RB Kenneth Walker III transfers to Michigan State from Wake Forest

Wake Forest running back Kenneth Walker III compiled 217 carries for 1,158 yards and 17 touchdowns in 21 games this season. And now, he’s heading for East Lansing. Walker announced on his social media account that he’s joining Harrold Joiner (RB), Jarret Horst (OL), Drew Jordan (DE) and Anthony Russo (QB) in the transfer list … Read more

AP Top 25 poll sees Michigan and Michigan State move 6 spots in opposite direction

It’s a tale of two opposites in the latest AP Top 25 College Basketball poll. The undefeated Michigan Wolverines have cracked the top 10 teams in the country, while the Michigan State Spartans have slipped six spots all the way down to 23. Conversely, Michigan climbed six spots following road victories over Maryland and Northwestern. … Read more

Tom Izzo says Spartans offense hit “rock bottom” in loss vs. Gophers

The Michigan State Spartans are in a funk right now, and they need to break out of hit in a hurry. They’ve now dropped three straight games, with the latest setback coming in the form of a perplexing 81-56 loss to Minnesota tonight. The offense never got off the ground, while they trailed by as … Read more

Michigan leapfrogs Michigan State in latest AP poll

The Michigan Wolverines are cruising right now, having won their first seven games of the 2020-21 season. And as such, they’ve improved from No. 19 to No. 16 in the latest edition of the AP Poll. They’re now the highest ranked team from the Mitten State. Meanwhile, things haven’t been running as smoothly for the … Read more

Former MSU QB Rocky Lombardi posts goodbye message to fans

Former Michigan State Spartans quarterback Rocky Lombardi made the decision to end his tenure in East Lansing earlier this month and enter the transfer portal. He accumulated 1,090 yards, eight touchdowns, and nine interceptions this past season, during which he started Michigan State’s first six matchups. Earlier today, he posted an emotional goodbye message for … Read more

DB Chris Jackson to leave Michigan State and enter transfer portal

There’s yet another player leaving East Lansing. Michigan State Spartans cornerback Chris Jackson has officially entered the transfer portal, becoming the 13th Michigan State player to do so since the season began and eighth to do so since the season ended. Michigan State DB Chris Jackson has entered the Transfer Portal. pic.twitter.com/dcXbpJ3DFK — NCAAF Nation … Read more

MSU coach Tom Izzo reveals true feelings for former UM coach John Beilein

They’re both legends, and they both have a healthy respect for one another. Michigan State Spartans head coach Tom Izzo caught up with former Michigan Wolverines head coach John Beilein on a Big Ten Network Zoom call, where the pair shared several laughs while reminiscing about their battles on the hardwood. And being the sportsman … Read more

Mel Tucker announces Michigan State won’t play in bowl game if offered

The 2020 season for the Michigan State Spartans has officially reached a conclusion. In a statement, head coach Mel Tucker explained that his team would not be accepting a Bowl Game invitation, and instead will begin focusing on next season. Their next scheduled game is September 4 at Northwestern. “We have decided as a program … Read more

Defensive star Antjuan Simmons leaving Michigan State to enter NFL Draft

Michigan State Spartans senior linebacker Antjuan Simmons became the latest player from East Lansing to enter the transfer portal on Friday night, announcing via his Twitter account of his intentions. Ima bleed Green and White till I die! SpartanDawg for life!💚😤👏🏾 pic.twitter.com/ejWxXvlzyP — وحش (@_antjuan_) December 18, 2020 “This has been one of the hardest … Read more

Rocky Lombardi to leave Michigan State Spartans, enters transfer portal

It looks as though quarterback Rocky Lombardi‘s career in East Lansing has come to an end. Minutes ago, it was announced that the Michigan State Spartans redshirt junior quarterback will be entering the transfer portal: Michigan State QB Rocky Lombardi has entered the transfer portal, @TheAthleticCFB has learned. — Colton Pouncy (@colton_pouncy) December 18, 2020 … Read more

4-star RB Audric Estime spurns Michigan State, flips to Notre Dame

Well, 2020 strikes again. Four-star running back Audric Estime has decided to spurn his original commitment to the Michigan State Spartans and flip to Notre Dame on the final day of the early signing period. It’s official…South bend here I come #Goirish ✍🏽🍀 pic.twitter.com/eA5mvXndC4 — Audric Estime ² (@AudricEstime) December 18, 2020 Prior to his … Read more

Devontae Dobbs included in list of Michigan State Spartans entering transfer portal

Michigan State Spartans redshirt freshman offensive lineman Devontae Dobbs has made the decision to enter the transfer portal, and was joined by cornerback Davion Williams and linebacker Jeslord Boateng. Michigan State’s season is now likely over with this week’s cancellation of their matchup with Maryland. Michigan State spokesman confirms Devontae Dobbs entered the transfer portal. … Read more