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ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 01:  Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans throws before a game against the Baylor Bears during the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium on January 1, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Spartans Riding A Wave

Michigan State returns 15 starters, a Heisman Trophy candidate at quarterback and arguably the best offensive and defensive lines since Mark D’Antonio arrived.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2015

Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts against the Georgia Bulldogs during the second round of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on March 20, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Bob Leverone/Getty Images)

Izzo Says This Michigan State Team Was Special

“You don’t like this team, you love this team,” Izzo said.

97.1 The Ticket–04/12/2015

Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans walks on the floor for Senior night with Lacey Holsworth, a 8-year-old from St. Johns Michigan who is battling cancer, after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes 86-76 at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

‘Princess Lacey’ Tribute Begins Again For Campus Rock

MSU students are paying tribute again to an 8-year-old girl who died after a battle with cancer …

CBS Detroit–04/07/2015

Adreian Payne #5 of the Michigan State Spartans hugs head coach Tom Izzo while holding Lacey Holsworth, after defeating the Iowa Hawkeyes 86-76 at the Jack T. Breslin Student Events Center on February 6, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

‘Princess Lacey’ Tribute Planned Again For Campus Rock

Michigan State University students plan again to pay tribute to an 8-year-old girl who died after a battle with cancer by painting a rock that serves as a campus message board.

97.1 The Ticket–04/07/2015

Cedar Village (Photo: Russ McNamara/WWJ)

Mayor: Post Game Fans Helped Keep Focus On Successful Spartan Season

“Everyone helped keep the focus on where it should be, which was a team who had a great season …”

CBS Detroit–04/05/2015

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 29:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans walks off court at the half against the Louisville Cardinals during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

When Free Throws Turn Foul: Spartans Shaky From The Line

If the Final Four comes down to free throws, Tom Izzo may want to cover his eyes.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2015

Michigan State v Oklahoma

Charlie Langton On The Streets With Michigan State Fans [VIDEO]

Food truck operators had lots of ideas for items they could create in the team’s honor — from a “mean weenie” to a deep green spinach wrap.

CBS Detroit–03/30/2015

Mangok Mathiang #12 of the Louisville Cardinals shoots the ball against Branden Dawson #22 and Gavin Schilling #34 of the Michigan State Spartans during the East Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Carrier Dome on March 29, 2015 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Spartans Final Four-bound After 76-70 OT Win Over Louisville

Coach Tom Izzo and the Michigan State Spartans capped an improbable run to the Final Four with an overtime win.

03/29/2015

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 5:  Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans gives instructions to his team during the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at the Breslin Center on January 5, 2015 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Will Tournament Experience Be The Payoff For Spartans?

“It’s not just about March to me, it’s about the process to get to March,” Izzo said.

97.1 The Ticket–03/19/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 01: The Michigan State Spartans huddle during the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic game against the Baylor Bears at AT&T Stadium on January 1, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

Michigan State Takes Out Full Page Ad In Dallas Morning News [PHOTO]

Michigan State is still making sure people don’t forget about them in Dallas as the National Title game is set to be played Monday night.

97.1 The Ticket–01/12/2015

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