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Tom Izzo to receive 2016 Dean Smith Award

Tom Izzo is set to receive another honor.

On Thursday, the U.S. Basketball Writers Association announced the Michigan State Spartans head coach, who was recently inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, will be the recipient of the 2016 Dean Smith Award. 219 more words


Michigan State's Ben Carter out for extended period of time

The Michigan State front court has taken a hit. On Monday, the Spartans announced power forward Ben Carter, a graduate transfer from UNLV, will be out for the foreseeable future. 178 more words


2017 four-star PF Xavier Tillman commits to Michigan State

The Michigan State Spartans are one of the most talent-laden basketball programs in the country and it looks their 2017 class will be just as good. 179 more words


Freep recruiting mailbag: Answers on Michigan, MSU prospects

Welcome to the debut of Sean Merriman’s recruiting mailbag at freep.com. Sean is a recruiting aficionado who used to work for rivals.com and the Big Ten Network and now is with Intersport. 1,106 more words


MSU hoops recruit Xavier Tillman says he connected with Spartans

Jaren Jackson Jr. gave Michigan State a class of one for 2017.

Tom Izzo’s team has four more spots available, and the Spartans are on the hunt to add more. 441 more words


Police drove Mateen Cleaves home after reported assault

It was reported earlier this week that former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves had been involved in a sexual assault at a hotel in Flint, Michigan. 167 more words


2017 five-star PF Jaren Jackson commits to Michigan State

The Michigan State Spartans have just landed a big piece for the future as five-star power forward Jaren Jackson announced his commitment to the team. 232 more words