Michigan State coach Tom Izzo both ‘disappointed and proud’ after loss to Purdue

Though the Michigan State Spartans gave the Purdue Boilermakers all they could handle this afternoon, a victory just wasn’t in the cards. The Spartans concluded their run through the Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis by falling in the semifinal round to No. 9 Purdue by a 75-70 final score at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse. The win … Read more

Michigan State’s Tyson Walker nails game-winning triple to upset Purdue [Video]

The No. 24 ranked Michigan State Spartans earned a much-needed victory this afternoon thanks to the late game heroics of Tyson Walker, preventing a three-game losing streak. His three-point shot with 1.1 seconds remaining in regulation would give Michigan State (19-9, 10-7 Big Ten) an upset win over the visiting No. 4 ranked Purdue Boilermakers … Read more

Michigan State coach Mel Tucker has perfect response to DT Simeon Barrow’s ejection

The Michigan State Spartans suffered their first defeat of 2021, dropping a 40-29 decision to the Purdue Boilermakers this past Saturday and falling to 8-1. However, one of the key elements of the game was Michigan State DT Simeon Barrow’s ejection from the game after he was called for targeting on quarterback Aidan O’Connell. Due … 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

Spartans coach Tom Izzo comes to Purdue coach Matt Painter’s defense

The Michigan Wolverines received reinforcements earlier in the week in the form of 6’7, 225 lb. former Purdue Boilermakers guard Nojel Eastern, who officially transfered to Ann Arbor. But that wasn’t the only loss for Purdue – center Matt Haarms decided to transfer to BYU. Naturally, that will leave a sour taste in the mouths … Read more

Lions QB David Blough led Purdue to upset over OSU, wants repeat vs. Packers

Detroit Lions backup quarterback David Blough will be leading his team against the Green Bay Packers in the regular season finale this Sunday at Ford Field. Currently, the NFC North-best Packers are listed as favorites over the Lions. But Blough knows a little something about upsets. Last October, he helped lead the Purdue Boilermakers to … Read more

Stuart Schweigert: Death of Charles Rogers “scares the heck out of me”

Former Oakland Raiders standout Stuart Schweigert was taken aback by the tragic passing of Charles Rogers earlier this week at the young age of 38. “For me, it became almost a Rocky and Apollo Creed relationship,” Schweigert explained earlier this week. “You’re harsh competitors, but then you realize that you’re the same and dealing with … Read more

GAME DAY: Michigan Wolverines afternoon matchup against Northwestern

Make no bones about it.  The Michigan Wolverines must win today’s matchup against Northwestern in a big way. The Michigan Wolverines arrived in Evanston, Illinois yesterday afternoon, in preparation for today’s matchup against the Northwestern Wildcats.  Although the Wolverines enter this game as heavy favorites (-28) on a five-game win streak (2011-2015), they cannot overlook their … Read more