Category Archives: Michigan State Basketball

Spartan Jump Shots, Fighting Irish Edition: Michigan State vs. Notre Dame Keys to the Game

It’s not often on the hardwood that the Michigan State Spartans get to tangle with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, but thanks to the latter team’s move into the ACC, the clash will happen on Wednsday night. Notre Dame gets … Continue reading

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Spartan Jump Shots, Blue Devils Edition: Michigan State vs. Duke Preview

After finding a mildly-successful start to the basketball season with a 64-59 win over Navy, the Michigan State Spartans prepare for their next challenge, which comes in the always difficult Champions Classic. Lying in wait this year are the Duke … Continue reading

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2014 NBA Draft: Tracking Michigan and Michigan State’s Prospects

There are a combined five Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans expecting to hear their names called during the 2014 NBA Draft: Gary Harris, Adreian Payne, Mitch McGary, Glenn Robinson III and Nik Stauskas. Where will they wind up? We’re … Continue reading

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Michigan State to Open 2014-15 Basketball Season vs. Navy at Veterans Classic

The Michigan State Spartans will tip off the upcoming college hoops season by participating in the Veterans Classic at the Naval Academy, CBS’ Matt Norlander reported. The Spartans will play host Navy in the nightcap of the event’s Nov. 14 … Continue reading

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Video: Gary Harris Declares for 2014 NBA Draft

Gary Harris bid farewell to the Michigan State Spartans during a press conference Tuesday, at which he confirmed that he would skip his final two college seasons to enter the 2014 NBA Draft. “It’s like a weight’s off my shoulders, … Continue reading

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Gary Harris Entering 2014 NBA Draft

Tom Izzo more or less talked about Gary Harris in recent weeks like the guard’s departure for the 2014 NBA Draft was merely a matter of time. Harris may be ready to make that leap official, according to ESPN’s Jeff … Continue reading

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Michigan State’s Gary Harris Could Learn A Lot From Shabazz Napier, Connecticut Huskies

Last night, the UConn Huskies completed an amazing run to the NCAA championship behind more outstanding play from Shabazz Napier and Ryan Boatright, their outstanding veteran guards. Napier finished his career with bookend national titles, one as a freshman and … Continue reading

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Video: Adreian Payne Nails Monster Dunk at NCAA Dunk Contest, With Help From ‘Princess Lacey’

Adreian Payne did not win the dunk contest at Thursday’s Slam Dunk and Three-Point Championship, an annual event held just before the Final Four. Perhaps he should have, after bringing down the house with an incredible 360 dunk that included … Continue reading

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