RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Michigan State Spartans

Michigan State Spartans
The Spartans are the athletic teams of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. The school colors are green and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference except the hockey team. Past teams have won 11 National Championships. Famous athletes include Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Scott Skiles, Kirk Gibson, Steve Garvey, Bubba Smith and Ryan Miller.
The Spartans are the athletic teams of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. The school colors are green and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference except the hockey team. Past teams have won 11 National Championships. Famous athletes include Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Scott Skiles, Kirk Gibson, Steve Garvey, Bubba Smith and Ryan Miller. « Show less

Top Michigan State Spartans Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • A mock look inside the NCAA tournament selection process

    A mock look inside the NCAA tournament selection process
    Until Friday afternoon, please call me Bernard. I'm at NCAA headquarters in Indianapolis for what's called the Mock Selection Exercise, when media members play the role of actual NCAA tournament selection committee members for two days. Bleacher Report'...
  • Disappointed or not, Terps aren't taking NCAA tournament appearance for granted

    Disappointed or not, Terps aren't taking NCAA tournament appearance for granted
    From the time they emerged from a team meeting in the basement of coach Mark Turgeon’s home Sunday night, the Maryland players and Turgeon himself have tried to move forward from the shocking image they saw displayed on the living room’s big...
  • Disappointment, excitement as Terps learn NCAA tournament seeding

    Disappointment, excitement as Terps learn NCAA tournament seeding
    When construction began on the Montgomery County house Mark Turgeon and his wife, Ann, built for their three children last summer, the Maryland basketball team was in the midst of a major renovation after a disappointing 17-15 season. It seemed only...
  • Terps transfer Robert Carter Jr. pays his way to Chicago for Big Ten tournament

    Terps transfer Robert Carter Jr. pays his way to Chicago for Big Ten tournament
    The tallest Maryland men's basketball fan at United Center sat nearly anonymously in the crowd for Saturday’s Big Ten Conference tournament semifinal against Michigan State, dressed in a red-and-black beanie and a red warmup jacket, rooting for a...
  • One last look at bracket projections on Selection Sunday

    One last look at bracket projections on Selection Sunday
    It's been about two months since we started charting where the Terps fell on the latest NCAA tournament bracket projections, and finally Selection Sunday has arrived. We started these posts looking at a hypothetical Round of 32 game between Maryland and...
  • On college basketball's best day, no one in Illinois is asked to dance

     On college basketball's best day, no one in Illinois is asked to dance
    At Valparaiso, they welcomed fans into the student union to revel in the return to an NCAA tournament the Crusaders coach, Bryce Drew, helped make special 17 years ago with a shot famous enough to use in commercials. At Notre Dame, the ACC champs all...
  • Frontcourt production critical for U.Va. against bruising Michigan State

     Frontcourt production critical for U.Va. against bruising Michigan State
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On the eve of Virginia's NCAA tournament reunion with Michigan State, Cavaliers center Mike Tobey sheepishly offered a recollection of last season's clash. "I remember it was a real physical game," he said Saturday, "and I...
  • Virginia's NCAA tournament path features another encounter with mighty Michigan State

     Virginia's NCAA tournament path features another encounter with mighty Michigan State
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – About an hour after Virginia's 61-59 loss last season to Michigan State in the NCAA tournament regional semifinals, Cavaliers coach Tony Bennett offered a status report on his program. It was approaching 1 a.m. in the city that...
  • DePaul played key role in most important Final Four ever

    DePaul played key role in most important Final Four ever
    Note to DePaul fans: With your basketball program mired in mediocrity and the school searching yet again for a coach to turn it all around, it might be encouraging to remember the glory days. Then again, it might only cause more frustration. Thirty-...
  • Terps hope Jake Layman rebounds from Friday's four-point effort

    Terps hope Jake Layman rebounds from Friday's four-point effort
    The celebration swirled around him in the cramped locker room at the Nationwide Arena early Friday night. Pockets of reporters moved from one Maryland player to another, seeking out those who had a hand in the team’s 65-62 win over Valparaiso in the...
  • Travis Trice leads Michigan State over Virginia again 60-54

    Travis Trice leads Michigan State over Virginia again 60-54
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Travis Trice received a text message Sunday from Golden State Warriors forward and former Michigan State player Draymond Green that read: "Don't let this be your last game." The Spartans' senior guard texted back, "It won't."...