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Spartans’ Draft Stocks after NCAA Tournament

APRIL 4 - After a disappointing loss to UConn in the Elite Eight, four Spartans now have time to think about their NBA futures.

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Big Ten Geeks: Left Hanging

America’s High Five was locked out of the Final Four, as both Michigan State and Michigan fell in the Elite 8. And while each team lost for very different reasons, it was peculiar that both games came down to the other team scoring three points after the defense forced a contested heave from 23 feet. 780 more words

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Merriman: Remember Appling's career for all he did right

Upset. Frustrated. Disappointed. Those are some tough words to describe a 22-year-old kid.

That’s exactly what Keith Appling was when he committed to play basketball for Tom Izzo back in August 2008. 863 more words

Michigan State's Final Four streak put to the test


NEW YORK — For Michigan State, Sunday’s Elite Eight game represents a chance to avoid ending up on the wrong side of history. 226 more words


Payne Drops 41, Spartans Cruise Past Delaware

MARCH 20 - The road to North Texas started out on the right foot Thursday, as Michigan State soundly defeated their first round opponent, No. 13 Delaware. 304 more words

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Quickly, now: In Sparty I Trust.

Well, it’s NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament time. Sort of. I know there were some “play-in” games played or there will be, or…they don’t matter. 794 more words

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NCAA tournament team previews: Michigan State Spartans

As part of its preview of the 2014 NCAA men’s basketball tournament, SI.com is taking a look at all 68 teams in the field. RPI and SOS data from realtimerpi.com. 312 more words

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