No. 8 Michigan State has its best preseason ranking since 1967, when the Spartans were No. 3.
Fresh off a Rose Bowl win and a Big Ten Championship, Michigan State isn’t the favorite to win the Big Ten (Ohio State is). Sports Illustrated has ranked the Spartans 6 in the preseason rankings.
It wasn’t until November last year — after Michigan State pounded rival Michigan — that the idea of the Spartans playing in the Rose Bowl started to feel like a serious possibility.
In conjunction with ESPN, the Big Ten and Atlantic Coast Conferences, the University of Michigan men’s basketball team announced today a 7:30 p.m. tipoff time for the Wolverines’ game against Syracuse in the 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. The Tuesday, Dec. 2, game at Crisler Center will be televised on ESPN.
Another day, another mistake — This time by Ohio State.
Judging from the video, it’s like a full on rave missing only the alcohol.
Michigan State has played in two of the three Big Ten title games, is the defending Rose Bowl champion and on the best run in program history with 42 wins in four years.
The sign looks amazing — until you give it a closer look.
“After he repeatedly failed to meet the necessary obligations, it became apparent that it was time to dismiss Kenny from the program.”
Brian Chapman thinks that other Big Ten teams shouldn’t blindly mimic Urban Meyer’s every move and turn their football program into “a pit of lawless rebels”, but should learn some new recruiting tricks.