6 hrs ago
Detroit Free Press
ESPN writer: Michigan State basketball has No. 4 ranked backcourt in nation
It's been a while since Michigan State basketball took the court - Dec. 4, as a matter of fact - and we still have to wait a couple more days until they face Oakland on Saturday at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
17 hrs ago
Inside Bay Area
Thompson: Green should be playing more for Warriors
Draymond Green should be starting for the Warriors. As a matter of fact, the second-year guard out of Michigan State should never come out of the game unless he taps his head for a breather.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Muskegon's Deyonta Davis makes Michigan State his college choice for basketball
The 6-foot-9 junior center from Muskegon made a verbal commitment Wednesday to accept a scholarship offer as the Spartans' first recruit in the class of 2015.
Detroit Free Press
MSU battling injuries; Harris in a cast, but there's good news on Payne
Matt Costello was nowhere to be seen at Michigan State's practice Wednesday, Gary Harris has a hard cast on his right foot and Keith Appling has a sprained right wrist that hurts so much 'I can barely follow through' on jump shots, he said.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Michigan State Basketball: How Keith Appling Compares to Past MSU Senior PGs
Now in the early stages of his final act with the Spartans, the former Detroit Pershing High shooting hero is developing into a Tom Izzo-approved ball-handler and just in time; he's a senior who's expected to contribute to a national championship run.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Draymond Green Injury: Updates on Warriors Forward's Ankle and Return
Green suffered a sprained left ankle in Monday night's loss to the Charlotte Bobcats , according to The San Francisco Chronicle 's Rusty Simmons: It remains to be seen just how serious Green's injury is and how long it could potentially sideline him.
Winners & Losers from the AP College Basketball Top 25 Rankings in Week 6
The sixth edition of the AP Top 25 has been released , and Arizona is officially the top team in the country for the first time in more than a decade.
Lansing State Journal
Izzo: Costello out 2-3 weeks; Harris, Payne not practicing
Tom Izzo was asked today if he knows who will play when Michigan State takes on Oakland on Saturday at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Tar Heels upend top-ranked Spartans
The unpredictable North Carolina Tar Heels used a balanced scoring attack in front of a hostile Breslin Center crowd to knock off the top-ranked Michigan State Spartans, 79-65, in the marquee showdown of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Western Michigan Christian big man Bernard Smith beefs up basketball game
And the inside force for the Warriors has worked hard to make sure that has nothing to do with his waistline.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ranking the top 10 college basketball players
USA TODAY Sports college basketball writers Nicole Auerbach, Eric Prisbell and Scott Gleeson rank the country's top 10 players.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Likely new No. 1 Arizona's next test against Michigan
John Beilein called it a sort of. On his "Inside Michigan Basketball" radio show Wednesday night, the Michigan basketball coach was discussing his team's challenging nonconference schedule.
Thursday Tip-Off: SEC-Big 12 Challenge on tap
Mississippi Rebels guard Marshall Henderson at the net during the second half against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Barclays Center.
Patience Paying Major Dividends for NBA Lottery Hopeful Adreian Payne
But despite all that "potential," he was awfully quiet his first two years at Michigan State.
The Miami Herald
No. 1 Michigan State gets beat up and beat by UNC
And, the Spartans' school-record, three-week run as the No. 1 team in The Associated Press college basketball poll ended with a thud.
The News Journal
North Carolina knocks off No. 1 Michigan State
Would you trust a survey from a company that manufactures "Fresh Balls?" Dear reader, we leave this to your judgement.
Tokoto, Tar Heels Upset No. 1 Spartans, 79-65
J.P. Tokoto had 12 points and a career-high 10 rebounds to help North Carolina beat No.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
North Carolina beats No. 1 Michigan State 79-65
By ULA ILNYTZKY Associated Press A trio of Norman Rockwell paintings that for years resided at a New England museum named for him is being auctioned in New York City.
Wednesday's Pregame Shootaround: Michigan State-UNC outshined by Wisconsin-UVA
So which North Carolina team shows up tonight? Will it be the one that beat Louisville handily at Mohegan Sun earlier this season, or is it the group that lost to Belmont at home and UAB on the road? The Tar Heels have no depth in their back court and are young at key spots - point guard and center.