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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

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  • Washington QB Griffin back at practice

    Washington QB Griffin back at practice
    Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III returned to the practice field for the first time since dislocating his left ankle in Week 2 and looked "fine" while handling a limited workload, coach Jay Gruden said. The coach said that once the third-...
  • Badgers top Big Ten pick, but usual suspects loom

    The Sports Xchange By Jack McCarthy, The Sports Xchange Badgers top Big Ten pick, but usual suspects loom ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Wisconsin may be a unanimous pick to win the Big Ten basketball title but other usual suspects can't be overlooked. The...
  • At midseason, Big Ten gets scant national respect

    If you love Big Ten football — OK, we'll settle for like – you don't want to examine USA Today's Sagarin ratings. The league's highest-rated team is Michigan State, at 14. Based on that, the Spartans would rank seventh in the SEC West. Yes,...
  • Maryland men's basketball picked to finish 10th in inaugural Big Ten season

    Maryland men's basketball picked to finish 10th in inaugural Big Ten season
    An independent group of 27 sportswriters who cover the Big Ten picked the Maryland men's team to finish 10th in the 14-team league. The results of the poll were compiled by Bob Baptist of the Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch. The highest Maryland was picked...
  • Appleby adds spark to Boilermaker offense

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Purdue - INSIDE SLANT It doesn't have the names or the reputation of Michigan State, but the Minnesota defense will provide plenty of challenges to Austin Appleby and the Purdue offense this weekend. The...
  • Big Ten isn't running away from image - Part 1

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Penn State - INSIDE SLANT The Big Ten is doing nothing this year to change its national image as a ground-and-pound conference. After this weekend's games, three of the top four and four of the top 10 rushing...
  • Huskers focus on Big Ten West run

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Nebraska - INSIDE SLANT Two years ago, Nebraska coach Bo Pelini made a bold proclamation to reporters immediately after the Huskers had lost 63-38 at Ohio State to fall to 1-1 in Big Ten Conference play. The...
  • Battered Wolverines head into bye

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Michigan - INSIDE SLANT The Michigan football team faced the prospect of playing without its top quarterback, its top running back and its top wide receiver. But quarterback Devin Gardner, hobbled by a left leg...
  • Spartans taking opponents' best shot

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Michigan State - INSIDE SLANT Before the season started, Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said he believed the Spartans were now one of the hunted teams in the conference. That was backed up by the fact Michigan...
  • Terps enter second half with both weaknesses and reasons for optimism

    Terps enter second half with both weaknesses and reasons for optimism
    Maryland's football coaches convened inside Gossett Team House during the Terps' bye last week. They assessed how players fared during the first half of the season, analyzed what worked and what didn't from a game plan standpoint and also discussed what...
  • Northwestern would go all out to prevent another Hail Mary

     Northwestern would go all out to prevent another Hail Mary
    After Nebraska stunned Northwestern last year on a Hail Mary, the prevailing question was this: How could you let that happen? Given what has transpired this season in the Pac-12, the question is this: How on earth do you prevent that from happening?...