Defending Division I men’s college basketball national champion Duke as well as 2015 Final Four participants Wisconsin and Michigan State are among the teams in this season’s 17th annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge from November 30 to December 2.
Michigan State is coming off an improbable Elite Eight run, while Florida missed the tournament last season.
Fort Wayne Homestead’s Caleb Swanigan is one of eight players averaging more than 20 points to make this year’s IndyStar Indiana All-Star team.
The Big Ten’s reputation as an underachieving football conference is so 2014.
Michigan State says Matt Costello should be able to resume full basketball activity in a few weeks after undergoing knee surgery.
Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio has never shied away from fanning the rivalry flames between Michigan State and Michigan.
Earlier, the university had denied there was any vandalism. But a Twitter pic from an early bird ROTC student told a different story, and MSU later said it had happened, but was already gone.
“You don’t like this team, you love this team,” Izzo said.
A few days have passed since Michigan State’s loss to Duke at the Final Four, so Tom Izzo has had a chance to reflect on a team he now views as an inspiration.
Bob Knickerbocker is retiring after more than three decades as Michigan State’s head athletic equipment coordinator.