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Michigan State Better Off Without Adriean Payne, Branden Dawson For Now
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The smile on Russell Byrd‘s face as he skipped back down the court was ear-to-ear. The Michigan State redshirt junior had just hit the biggest shot of his life, a three-pointer that put the Spartans up six in overtime in […]

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Lacey Holsworth

It has been just over a week since Michigan State and the college basketball world was shaken to their cores. The Spartans lost a true friend and a girl who was known to star big man Adreian Payne as a […]

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Gary Harris

It has been a tough couple of days for Michigan State Spartans head coach Tom Izzo and the rest of his team. Two days ago, star center Adreian Payne‘s cancer-stricken little friend, Lacey Holsworth, passed away at just 8 years […]

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Adreian Payne

Earlier this year, the NBA tried to make the annual dunk contest better and more intriguing, but, yet again, the league fell short of grasping the audience’s attention. The whole ‘team dunk round’ made people angry, and deservedly so. However, […]

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Gary Harris

With the 2013-14 college basketball season coming to an end for the Michigan State Spartans, head coach Tom Izzo is waiting on a decision. Gary Harris, a bonafide star for the Spartans, is still weighing his option on whether or […]

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Branden Dawson

Tom Izzo is a master of getting the best out of his players — regardless of if they want to give it their all or not. Branden Dawson has been a project for Izzo thus far in his career and […]

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Gary Harris

The Michigan State Spartans‘ dream season has finally come to a close. High expectations followed by crippled realities hampered the Spartans’ shot at a Final Four and an eventual national title. One question still remains, however, as Gary Harris has […]

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Michigan State

Friday night capped off a terrific night of college hoops as there were many surprise victories. The Michigan State Spartans and Connecticut Huskies were two of the teams that won in what can be considered ‘upset’ fashion. In the second […]

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Adreian Payne

The Virginia Cavaliers match up well against nearly everyone on any given team they play, but they face their biggest challenge to date when they take on Michigan State‘s Adreian Payne in the Sweet 16. Payne sat out some games […]

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