Men's Basketball freep.com —  They've been pals since seventh grade, from different states but the same AAU basketball teams, and Branden Dawson and Travis Trice both committed to play at Michigan State on Aug. 4, 2010.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  "Wait until you see this kid I recruited, (Isaac) Haas, you're going to go, 'What the hell is that?'" MSU basketball coach Tom Izzo said of Purdue's 7-foot-2, 297-pound freshman center. "I mean, he looks like the guy that fought Rocky (in 'Rocky IV'). He looks just like him. He's built; there's no fat. Good-looking kid. … He's a load in there, he really is."
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Men's Basketball msuspartans.com —  In the final week of the regular season, Michigan State and Purdue will meet for the first time this year. The Spartans lead the Big Ten in 3-point field-goal pct. defense in conference games, just ahead of the Boilermakers, whereas Purdue leads in field-goal pct. defense, just ahead of Michigan State.
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Women's Tennis onlyfans.cstv.com —  The Michigan State women's tennis team hosts Illinois-Chicago on Friday at 3 p.m. at the Michigan State Indoor Tennis Courts. The Spartans are looking to rebound from a tough 4-3 loss to No. 38 DePaul. Michigan State comes into the weekend at 9-2 overall.
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Track & Field onlyfans.cstv.com —  Following another record-breaking performance on the track at this past weekend's Big Ten Indoor Track & Field Championships, Michigan State's Leah O'Connor was named the Conference's Track Athlete of the Year on Tuesday.
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Ice Hockey spartansportsnetwork.com —  Scott, Woody and Coach recap the series against Minnesota. They also preview the upcoming series against Wisconsin. Sophmore Forward Thomas Ebbing and Assistant Coach Tom Newton are guests this week.
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Baseball statenews.com —  This was a rough weekend for the Spartan Baseball team, as they dropped all three games last weekend to No. 7 UCLA. MSU has now dropped five of their last six games.
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Men's Basketball videos.mlive.com —  Travis Trice discusses his personal growth and his favorite games and moments at the Breslin Center ahead of his senior night game on Wednesday against Purdue.


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Swimming & Diving statenews.com —  It’s not all doom and gloom for the men’s swimming and diving team, which finished in last place in the Big Ten championships this past weekend. Eighteen out of the team’s 24 swimmers are underclassmen. This youth and potential gives head coach optimism for the future. “I think (the outlook) is really positive,” Gianiodis said. “They’re young kids that performed so well in a cruddy situation.”
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Men's Basketball statenews.com —  For the first time in over a month, MSU was simply overmatched in a 68-61 loss in Madison. MSU (19-10 overall, 10-6 Big Ten) head coach coach Tom Izzo had nothing but praise for Wisconsin senior forward Frank Kaminsky following the defeat. The Naismith College Player of the Year candidate was unguardable, pulling out a bag of tricks that even his own head coach Bo Ryan said he hadn’t seen before.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Branden Dawson has apologized to his teammates and had a lengthy discussion with Michigan State coach Tom Izzo — not their first one, for the record — and now it's very simple for Dawson and the Spartans. "The past two games I didn't play well, I know that and accept that, and I just have to play better," Dawson said after Izzo brought him off the bench Sunday at Wisconsin and he had four points and two rebounds in a 68-61 loss.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  It's come down to this: the last week of the regular season, and nearly everything of consequence has yet to be decided. Michigan State heads into its final two games with its NCAA destiny not yet secured. It could still be in any of six spots in next week's Big Ten tournament. And the final Breslin Center stories of its two seniors have yet to be written.
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Football mlive.com —  The start of Michigan State's spring football drills is still three weeks away, but the Duffy Daugherty Football Building has been buzzing with activity.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  After the Spartans returned from Wisconsin on Sunday night, forward Branden Dawson held two meetings as he begins to move on from a tough two-game stretch and look forward to the final throes of his Michigan State career.
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Men's Basketball isportsweb.com —  After two consecutive losses, the need for the Michigan State Spartans (19-10, 9-6 in Big Ten) to close out the season with convincing wins is increasing. The Spartans will have two more chances, the first being Wednesday night when they host the Purdue Boilermakers (19-10, 11-5 in Big Ten).
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  For all the concerns about the Michigan State defense -- the loss of coordinator Pat Narduzzi, the departure of half last season's starting secondary -- there's at least one area the Spartans are further ahead than a season ago. Right in the middle, at the "Mike" linebacker position where rising junior Riley Bullough has been coming on strong.
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