Monthly Archives: December 2012

Spartans ready for challenging Big Ten schedule

Much of the hype surrounding the Big Ten through the first couple months of the season has centered around Michigan and Indiana. Indiana opened the season as the No. 1 team in the nation and spent several weeks there, while … Continue reading

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MSU women’s basketball game log: Spartans top Temple

The Michigan State women’s basketball team concludes its non-conference schedule against Temple this afternoon. The Spartans will try to run their record to 12-1 before they begin Big Ten play with games against Minnesota and Penn State next week. Today’s … Continue reading

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More on Brandan Kearney leaving MSU

Hope everyone had a Merry Christmas/happy holiday. And now on for the big news of the day. Tom Izzo and Michigan State players were caught by surprise with sophomore backup guard Brandan Kearney’s decision to leave the Spartan basketball program.

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Merry Christmas to all

Brian and I are finally using up the remnants of our vacation, but I wanted to wish you and yours a Merry Christmas and joyous New Year.

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MSU men’s basketball: Jabari Parker picks Duke over MSU

He told reporters that he was sold on becoming a Spartan until recently, and Jabari Parker decided that Duke would be the place for him to play college basketball.

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MSU men’s basketball: Less than 2 hours until Jabari’s joy or jilt hits Izzo

Tom Izzo has significant mission this afternoon, and it doesn’t involve Jabari Parker.

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Adams accepts invite to Senior Bowl

Michigan State defensive back Johnny Adams has accepted an invitation to play in the annual Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala. The Senior Bowl, which will be broadcast by the NFL Network at 4 p.m. on Jan. 26, annually features the … Continue reading

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Cousins impresses, recruits win title

Kirk Cousins impressed in his first career start, helping the Washington Redskins remain in the hunt for a NFC East title. Filling in for the injured Robert Griffin III, the former Michigan State quarterback rebounded from a slow start to … Continue reading

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MSU women’s basketball game blog: Spartans top IPFW

Follow along as the Michigan State women’s basketball team attempts to rebound from its first loss of the season. The Spartans are taking on Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne at Jenison Field House. This is the final game this weekend at Jenison … Continue reading

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MSU men’s basketball: Celebrating diversity, celebrating Jenison

Alley-oops were just a bit off, and they all looked a little older, a little slower, a little bigger. But Friday night’s MSU basketball alumni game brought out sheer joy among all 6,500 fans and the players who attended the … Continue reading

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