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Opinion: Lack of Star Power Nothing New for MSU

On the surface, it appears as though Tom Izzo has a recruiting crisis on his hands.

The Spartans missed out on yet another top-tier recruit in guard Jalen Brunson, who committed to Villanova University earlier in September. 346 more words

Michigan State Basketball

Michigan State's Tom Izzo discusses possibility of a game at The Palestra

Throughout Tom Izzo’s tenure at Michigan State, he’s taken on a variety of challenges in non-conference play. Whether it’s series against some of the best programs in the country or neutral site contests on aircraft carriers or at an Air Force base in Germany, the Spartans have consistently been a program that will put together a solid non-conference schedule. 212 more words

Izzo Says Spartans Have Better Leadership This Season

By Ashley Dunkak
@AshleyDunkak

CBS DETROIT – The Michigan State Spartans advanced to the Elite Eight last season and enter this season with a roster that includes nine juniors and seniors. 412 more words

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Season Preview: The B1G

Taking a look some of the top Division I conference in college basketball. In this installment, the B1G is profiled.

All-Conference Team

-Caris LeVert, Jr., G, Michigan… 724 more words

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Top 25 Countdown: No. 22 Michigan State Spartans

Beginning on October 3rd and running up until November 14th, the first day of the season, College Basketball Talk will be unveiling the 2014-2015 NBCSports.com college hoops preview package. 794 more words

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Tom Izzo undergoes successful hernia surgery

Michigan State announced on Wednesday that head coach Tom Izzo underwent successful hernia surgery this week.

The procedure won’t keep Izzo out for long, however, as he is expected back in the team offices later this week. 36 more words

Michigan State's Tom Izzo singles out two veterans as this year's team leaders

As a result of various injuries, the 2013-14 season was a “wait and see” kind of campaign for the Michigan State Spartans. As in, “wait and see” what the Spartans do once everyone’s available to play, with Tom Izzo’s team entering the NCAA tournament as a trendy pick to reach the Final Four on the heels of their run through the Big Ten tournament. 352 more words