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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

Top Michigan State Spartans Articles

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  • Michigan State's Izzo recalls rivalry with coach Smith

    EAST LANSING, Mich. Tom Izzo's first tangle with Dean Smith actually came on the recruiting trail. All-America high school forward Matt Steigenga picked the Spartans over Smith's Tar Heels in 1988, with Izzo doing the bulk of the recruiting for then-...
  • Chesterton's Aaron Whitaker sets records at Michigan

    Fifth-ranked Michigan tuned up for the impending Big Ten men's swimming championships by setting six pool records at East Lansing to dunk Michigan State for the 34th consecutive year. Freshman Aaron Whitaker (Chesterton) led off record-setting teams in...
  • Megan Marchuk heads list of area athletes swimming for Illini

    Megan Marchuk heads list of area athletes swimming for Illini
    A number of local athletes helped the Illinois women's swimming team finish its regular season with a 190-110 victory against Michigan State on Jan. 31 in Champaign. Junior Jennifer Coady, from Hinsdale Central, earned points for her fifth-place...
  • Sports TV and radio: Tuesday's 2/10 log (updated Monday AM)

    5 a.m.    Tennis: Men’s Rotterdam tournament (in Netherlands).--Tennis Ch. 1:30 p.m.    Tennis: Men’s Rotterdam tournament.--Tennis Ch. 2:55 p.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Tottenham at Liverpool.--NBCSN 6 p.m.    Basketball:...
  • Shawn Windsor: Don't count Michigan state out of the tourney yet

    EAST LANSING, Mich. First: the streak. It's not over. Not yet, not even after the ugly 59-54 loss Saturday at the Breslin Center, where Michigan State fell to Illinois because of missed free throws, missed jumpers and missing late-game confidence. A...
  • Indiana holds off Michigan 70-67 in Bloomington

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. In the end, Sunday's game felt the same as the other near-misses. It was a chance for a break-through, pushing a respected team to the brink, and then failing to finish. The constantly undermanned Michigan basketball team came close...
  • Big Ten announces Maryland's 2015-16 basketball opponents

    The Maryland men's and women's basketball teams are still contenders to win the Big Ten Conference in their first season. But it's never too early to start looking ahead. The conference announced Thursday which opponents each Big Ten basketball team...
  • Michigan State among Big Ten teams on NCAA tournament bubble watch

     Michigan State among Big Ten teams on NCAA tournament bubble watch
    College basketball teams' fates will be decided on Selection Sunday, March 15. Until then, it's time to analyze, fret and overanalyze teams' chances of making the NCAA tournament. The Big Ten might have the most teams on the bubble with six. Other teams...
  • Sam Dekker fuels Wisconsin's victory over gritty Penn State

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan had two factors working in his favor Wednesday night. Junior forward Sam Dekker was hitting from inside and out and got a decent amount of support from his teammates. A gritty Penn State team countered with D....
  • Terps won't expect a blowout against disappointing Nebraska team

    Recent history suggests that 16th-ranked Maryland will not blow out Nebraska on Thursday night at Xfinity Center, despite the fact that the Cornhuskers have lost five of their past six games, with all the defeats coming in double figures. The reason...
  • Sports TV and radio: Friday's 2/20 log (updated Thursday AM)

    8 a.m.    Tennis: Coverage of tournaments in Rio de Janeiro, Dubai, Delray Beach and Marseille.--Tennis Ch. 9 a.m.    Golf: Indian Open second round (d. in New Delhi).--Golf 9 a.m.    Football: NFL combine (offensive linemen and tight ends).--NFL Net....