Tag Archive: Michigan State

Sep 27

The Badgers Themselves in the First Stretch of the Season

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Michigan State didn’t just lose to Wisconsin. They were soundly beaten, so much so that everyone knew the game was over midway through the fourth quarter; and the loss obviously went against prevailing NFL odds. Michigan just doesn’t lose that way, or rather they do not lose so soundly very often. Alabama treated them in …

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Jul 07

The Sports Bank.net: Michigan State Football: Preseason Publications are Bullish

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Mark Dantonio has definitely changed the culture of Michigan State football, but is it here to stay? Last year had that kind of “it’s now or never” feel to it because the 2015 Spartans were led by a group of very talented seniors having their last hurrah. It did bring about another milestone for the …

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Mar 18

The Sports Bank.net: March Madness: Sweet 16, Final Four, Brackets, Title picks

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The Sports Bank staff brackets breakdown. Here’s the TSB staff picks for all the brackets, Sweet 16, Final 4, National Title game. Brackets, brackets, brackets, let’s dive right in. Here’s the tv, tip times and on-air talent assignments for all the brackets. Resident college basketball genius David Kmiecik: SOUTH REGIONAL: #1 Florida over #4 UCLA …

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Dec 07

The Sports Bank.net: The BCS screwed Michigan St as much as it screwed anyone

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The final BCS standings, ever, will be released tomorrow night. Death to the BCS is finally here. Next we have a true college football playoff. And there have been many teams that got shafted over the years by the BCS: Auburn, Utah, Boise State, Missouri etc. And we’ve had those conversations. But what about Michigan …

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Mar 27

Michigan State versus Duke: This IS March Madness

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Michigan State Spartans versus Duke Blue Devils, with a trip to the elite 8 on the line. This IS college basketball. Tom Izzo versus Mike Kryz……Coach K.! Between the two programs you have: 62 NCAA Tournament appearances, 150 NCAA Tournament victories, 23 Final Fours, 7 runner-up finishes and 6 national titles. Time to cue the …

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Dec 30

Sparty outlasts TCU in Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl

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The nightcap of a long day of bowl games ended in a close one that had a pair of clutch field goals and a hint of honey BBQ sauce. The Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl between TCU and Michigan State didn’t start out particularly interesting when the Horned Frogs jumped out to a 13-0 lead over …

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Dec 23

Michigan State has many non-conference wins, but most with struggles

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There’s no question that the teams of Tom Izzo are much better in March -when it counts- then November/December. But nothing has come easy for this Spartans team. It seems like every time they play inferior competition they struggle with them. They still win, but play way down to their level. They did it again …

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Jun 23

The Sports Bank.net: Michigan State girls: parody video of Pure Michigan ads

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Welcome to not so pure Michigan. A great parody of all those “Pure Michigan” ads plugging tourism for the state that you incessantly hear in the Midwest. This one is an ode to girls of Michigan State University, and how female Spartans are superior to the women Wolverines at the University of Michigan. Enjoy!

Apr 28

Michigan St. Legend, NBA Prospect Draymond Green: exclusive part 2 of 3

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There’s already been a movement to have Draymond Green‘s number retired at the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Michigan. That’s how much he meant to the Michigan State Spartans and Big Ten college basketball. He’s also an NBA draft prospect, potentially in the [...]

Oct 22

Michigan State Vs. Wisconsin Final Score: Hail Mary Gives Sparty Thrilling Win

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The undefeated Wisconsin Badgers and the Michigan St. Spartans appeared to be headed to overtime, tied 31-31 after Russell Wilson and Montee Ball put together an 87-yard touchdown drive in the closing minutes of regulation. But then Sparty. OOOOOOOH Sparty. Kirk Cousins struck Wisconsin’s Jared Abbrederis on a hail mary from midfield, which bounced into Keith …

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