Michigan State hold off Bradley 76-65Cassius Winston scored 26 points and second-seeded Michigan State held off Bradley 76-65 on Thursday in the opening round of the East Region.
Survive And Advance Has To Be Spartan MantraThe Spartans need to focus on surviving the first weekend this time around. It has been four years since Michigan State (28-6) made it to the Sweet Sixteen, the longest such drought of the Izzo era.
Steve Smith Talks Tom Izzo, Cassius Winston & 2019 NCAA TournamentSmitty explains what makes Tom Izzo a great coach and why Cassius Winston is such a special player.
Michigan State’s Kyle Ahrens Hurts Ankle, Injury UncertainMichigan State forward Kyle Ahrens injured his left ankle and was taken off the court on a stretcher Sunday, and his status was uncertain as the No. 6 Spartans headed to the NCAA Tournament.
Michigan State Beats Michigan 65-60 for Big Ten TitleMatt McQuaid scored a career-high 27 points, Cassius Winston converted the go-ahead layup in the closing minute, and No. 6 Michigan State rallied to beat No. 10 Michigan 65-60 for its sixth Big Ten Tournament championship on Sunday.
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MSU Makes A Point With Win Over BuckeyesWith their sights set on a sixth conference tournament title and a deep NCAA run, the Spartans (26-6) pulled away in the second half for their third win over the Buckeyes (19-14) this season. They will meet the Nebraska-Wisconsin winner in the semifinals on Saturday.
Michigan And Michigan State Headline B1G TourneyWhile it might not land a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, the Big Ten was arguably the nation's top conference during the regular season.
Ernie Johnson: My Dark Horse For The Tournament Is TennesseeThe Turner Sports studio host weighs in on why Tennessee could win the NCAA Tournament despite not being among the blue-blood programs.
Spartans Winston Named AP's Big Ten Player Of The YearWinston is the second Michigan State player in four years named AP's Big Ten player of the year, joining Denzel Valentine in 2016.
Spartans Sweep Wolverines On Way To Big Ten TitleCassius Winston struggled to make shots for more than a half and his rivals took advantage, controlling a game with a share of the Big Ten title at stake.
Wolverines Look To Payback Spartans, Earn Share Of Big TenNo. 7 Michigan (26-4, 15-4) at No. 9 Michigan State (24-6, 15-4), Saturday night. The winner clinches at least a share of the Big Ten regular-season championship and will own it outright if Purdue (22-8, 15-4) is upset by last-place Northwestern on Saturday afternoon.
Indiana Sweeps Season Series Against SpartansSmith scored a career-high 24 points, helping the Hoosiers beat the sixth-ranked Spartans 63-62 on Saturday.
Cassius Winston Could Bring Home Big Ten Top Honor"I never thought he could become what he is becoming," Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said. "And, I still think he still has a big ceiling of where he can get. He has changed his body a lot."
Steve Fisher gets warm welcome at Michigan with 1989 teamSteve Fisher was given a warm welcome back at Michigan on Sunday, returning to be honored with the 1989 national championship team he led as interim coach.