Former Michigan State G Max Christie explains decision to leave East Lansing

Michigan State Spartans guard Max Christie decided that he was ready to take the next step in his career to the NBA after just one season in East Lansing, declaring for the 2022 Draft shortly after his team’s tournament loss to the Duke Blue Devils. His freshman year saw him average 9.3 points and 3.5 … Read more

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo releases statement after death of Adreian Payne

The Michigan State Spartans family suffered a stunning loss earlier today with the shocking death of Adreian Payne, who was gunned down in Florida; his murderer is now in police custody. Payne was only 31 years of age. Immediately after the news broke and was later confirmed, tributes and condolences began pouring in from Spartans … Read more

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 coach Tom Izzo ‘angry’ after barely surviving vs. Maryland

In a game that nearly ended in disaster, the Michigan State Spartans were able to hold on by the skin of their teeth against the Maryland Terrapins in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Michigan State survived a furious rally by Maryland thanks to some clutch free throws … Read more

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo calls out Ohio State crowd after loss

Another game, another loss for the Michigan State Spartans. They were felled tonight in Columbus by the No. 23 ranked Ohio State Buckeyes at Value City Arena, continuing their late-season slide thanks to 18 points from Ohio State’s Joey Brunk, who earned several serenades from the home crowd of “MVP”. A visibly frustrated head coach … Read more

Tom Izzo throws shade at Michigan State upperclassmen following loss to Michigan

The Michigan State Spartans weren’t able to replicate any magic from this weekend’s upset victory over the Purdue Boilermakers, falling against their in-state rivals from Ann Arbor by an 87-70 final at Crisler Center. It was sophomore center Hunter Dickenson making his presence felt for the host Wolverines, tallying 33 points on the night along … Read more

Father of Emoni Bates seemingly throws shade at Michigan State’s Tom Izzo, Memphis’ HC Penny Hardaway

It was not too long ago that Emoni Bates was a freshman and sophomore in high school and just about everybody (not me) was ready to crown him as the next great NBA superstar. After originally committing to Michigan State, Bates changed his mind and decided to play for Penny Hardaway at Memphis. In a … Read more

Tom Izzo shuts up Michigan State fans upset about Michigan ‘ducking’ the Spartans

NCAA Basketball: Ohio State at Michigan State

In case you have not yet heard (you have), Saturday’s game between Michigan State and Michigan was postponed due to the Wolverines not having the required number of scholarship players healthy to play (due to COVID-19). Following the announcement, Spartan fans flooded social media to bash Michigan head coach Juwan Howard for ‘ducking’ Michigan State. … Read more

Tom Izzo weighs in on potential Michigan State vs. Michigan postponement [Video]

NCAA Basketball: Ohio State at Michigan State

Earlier this morning, Michigan basketball announced that today’s game against Michigan State has been postponed due to COVID-19 protocols within the Wolverines’ program. On Friday, Spartans head coach Tom Izzo commented on the game potentially being postponed and he believes both teams want to play. “Michigan wants to play the game as bad as we … Read more