Mateen Cleaves

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ESPN Releases ‘Flint-Stones’ Trailer [VIDEO]

On Final Four weekend, ESPN is airing a seven minute “SC Featured” video about Michigan State’s 2000 national championship team.

97.1 The Ticket–04/02/2015


Mateen Cleaves Among Analysts On Final Four Homer Broadcasts

Michigan State great Mateen Cleaves and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski’s son-in-law are among the commentators who will call the “homer” broadcasts during the Final Four.

97.1 The Ticket–03/31/2015


Mateen Cleaves Doesn’t Count The Spartans Out In The NCAA Tournament

Former Spartan star Mateen Cleaves will be joining CBS Sports as a studio analyst for their NCAA tournament coverage on all their television platforms.

97.1 The Ticket–03/12/2015

LEHI, UTAH - JANUARY 6:  Mateen Cleaves of the Bakersfield Jam helps some kids read on a computer at the Rippy Family Reading & Learning Center, that was opened with the help of the NBA, WNBA and D-League in partnership with the Utah Flash and Toyota Project Rebound January 6, 2009 in Lehi, Utah. The Rippy Reading and Learning Center offers one-on-one literacy training to help families and individuals develop literacy skills to thrive in society.  (Photo by George Frey/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former Spartan Teams Up With Local Organizations To Give Back

Mateen Cleaves and “1 Goal, 1 Passion: Hope for the Holidays” distributed the items Friday afternoon at the Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Michigan, and will give additional packages Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2014


Mateen Cleaves Giving Back Again [BLOG]

One thing you can say about former MSU star Mateen Cleaves is that he never forgets where he came from.

97.1 The Ticket–11/13/2014


Mateen Cleaves Wants Young Adults Covered

By: Mike Stone @stoney16 Mateen Cleaves is best known for leading the Michigan State Spartans to the 2000 NCAA basketball championship,but the former Piston and current Fox Sports Detroit basketball analyst is more than just […]

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2014

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Black History: Inspiration, Gratification Come From Helping Others For Mateen Cleaves

Mateen Cleaves is still smiling that trademark smile years after the unforgettable National Championship win with Michigan State University.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

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Mateen Cleaves Helps Give Gifts To 1,000 Mich. Families

The former MSU basketball star is the driving force behind an effort to give holiday gift packages to 1,000 families in need.

CBS Detroit–12/16/2013

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - JANUARY 31: NBC studio analyst Tony Dungy looks on during the Super Bowl XLVI Broadcasters Press Conference at the Super Bowl XLVI Media Canter in the J.W. Marriott Indianapolis on January 31, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Dungy Headlines Michigan Sports Hall Of Fame Class

Tony Dungy had much of his success in football far from his hometown of Jackson, Mich., turning around the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and becoming the first black coach to win a Super Bowl with the Indianapolis Colts.

97.1 The Ticket–02/19/2013


5 Good Minutes With Mateen Cleaves After Michigan State Throttles Michigan

A lot of people thought MSU would protect their home court on Tuesday night against in-state rival Michigan and they did exactly that and more.

97.1 The Ticket–02/13/2013