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Michigan State Outlasts Purdue 72-66 Despite Dawson's Injury

By NOAH TRISTER/AP Sports Writer

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) – Travis Trice equaled a career high with 27 points and Matt Costello lifted Michigan State at both ends of the court, helping the Spartans to a 72-66 victory over Purdue on Wednesday night. 465 more words


Izzo stays friends with Calipari, enemies with Twitter

EAST LANSING – Kyle Tucker was having his usual Monday morning, waiting for John Calipari to appear on the weekly SEC teleconference, when he saw some interesting Tom Izzo comments on Twitter. 62 more words


MSU Notes: Dawson must lift Spartans from here

EAST LANSING – Branden Dawson has apologized to his teammates and had a lengthy discussion with Tom Izzo – not their first one, for the record – and now it’s very simple for Dawson and the Spartans. 478 more words


UK-UGA Glance | Izzo vs. Cal? Cal vs. clutter

NO. 1 KENTUCKY (29-0, 16-0 SEC)

AT GEORGIA (19-9, 10-6 SEC)

Game time: 9 p.m.

Site: Stegeman Coliseum (10,523), Athens, Ga.

Favorite: Kentucky by 9… 789 more words

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Audio: Big Ten men's coaches talk before final week of the season

Each Monday morning during the Big Ten men’s basketball season, the 14 Big Ten men’s basketball coaches hold a Big Ten teleconference with reporters from around the country. 41 more words


Tom Izzo talks Kentucky's quest for perfection on Big Ten teleconference


Kentucky is 29-0, with a road game at Georgia and a home game vs. Florida remaining before the SEC tournament.

As people have asked most of the season: Can the Wildcats join the 1976 Indiana Hoosiers as the only perfect NCAA champions? 577 more words

Q&A: Calipari on final regular-season SEC call

On today’s SEC teleconference, John Calipari talked Kentucky’s final two regular-season games against Georgia and Florida, Tom Izzo saying “I’m not sure I’m crazy about how everything’s worked out” for the Wildcats, the coming clutter and Willie Cauley-Stein as a National Player of the Year contender. 1,896 more words

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