MSU basketball

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans congratulates Keith Appling #11 as he leaves the floor. Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images) FILE

No. 5 Michigan State Routs New Orleans 101 – 48

Keith Appling scored 16 of his career-high tying 27 points in the first half to help Michigan State pull away and rout New Orleans 101-48 Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2013

Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans grabs one of his seven rebounds during the second half of a game against North Florida at Breslin Center on December 17, 2013, in East Lansing, Michigan. Payne led the Spartans (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Spartans Play Host To New Orleans

Payne scored a career-high 33 points while hitting 10 of 13 from the field and 11 of 12 free throws as the Spartans used a second-half surge to win 92-78 at Texas last Saturday.

97.1 The Ticket–12/28/2013

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Taco Bell Reverses, Keeps Taco Giveaway For MSU Basketball Fans

It’s a relief for hungry college students in East Lansing.

CBS Detroit–11/20/2013

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts as he coaches. (File Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Empty Seats At MSU Game Irks Izzo A Bit

Attendance is down overall in most sports. Do you go to games as much as you used to. Why or why not. Does it boil down to cost or a teams’ winning ways?

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2013

MSU's Adreian Payne (Getty Images/ Gregory Shamus) File.

No. 8 Michigan St. 73, Nebraska 64.

Tom Izzo worried for four days about Michigan State’s trip to Nebraska, and early in the second half it looked as though his concern was justified.

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2013

Iowa v Michigan State

Spartans Take On The Cornhuskers

The eighth-ranked Spartans look to keep pace atop the rugged Big Ten by earning a second straight season sweep of the host Cornhuskers on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/16/2013

Guard Gary Harris #14  of the Michigan State Spartans drives down the court. File.  (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Banged Up Spartans Vie For 5th Straight Win

Gary Harris and a host of other banged-up Spartans look to help No. 12 Michigan State earn a fifth straight victory over host Purdue on Saturday night.

97.1 The Ticket–02/09/2013

Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Payne Has 20, No. 18 Spartans Hold Off PSU 81-72

Payne added a 3-pointer – only his second of the season – in the middle of a 20-8 run to help the Spartans pull ahead midway through the second half.

97.1 The Ticket–01/16/2013

(Getty Images)

MSU Players Allegedly Brawl At Penn State’s Nittany Lion Hotel

Police did not name the players because no one has been charged with a crime, but MSU put out a statement later that named the players as Adreian Payne and Branden Dawson.

CBS Detroit–01/16/2013

ST. LOUIS - MARCH 26:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans directs his players in the second half against the Northern Iowa Panthers during the midwest regional semifinal of the 2010 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the Edward Jones Dome on March 26, 2010 in St. Louis, Missouri. Michigan State defeated Northern Iowa 59-52.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Spartans Take On Nebraska

The 22nd-ranked Spartans seek their 29th straight home victory over an unranked opponent when they host injury-plagued Nebraska on Sunday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/13/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,643 other followers