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Michigan State Spartans

Michigan State Spartans
The Spartans are the athletic teams of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. The school colors are green and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference except the hockey team. Past teams have won 11 National Championships. Famous athletes include Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Scott Skiles, Kirk Gibson, Steve Garvey, Bubba Smith and Ryan Miller.
The Spartans are the athletic teams of Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. The school colors are green and white and all teams compete in the Big Ten conference except the hockey team. Past teams have won 11 National Championships. Famous athletes include Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Scott Skiles, Kirk Gibson, Steve Garvey, Bubba Smith and Ryan Miller. « Show less

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  • NCAA approval of autonomy for 'power five' a change for the better

     NCAA approval of autonomy for 'power five' a change for the better
    Back before $6.9 million was deemed an appropriate amount to pay the Alabama football coach; before Texas A&M installed flat-screen TVs in the bathroom mirrors of its new locker room; and before the creation of a 12th game, a 13th to determine the...
  • Michigan State ranked No. 15, Spartans seek another Big Ten title

    Michigan State ranked No. 15, Spartans seek another Big Ten title
    The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
  • Power 5 ruling triggers storm of debate

    The Sports Xchange Power 5 ruling triggers storm of debate The tangible impact of the landmark change by the NCAA to allow the 65 schools in the five power conferences to write many of their own rules will not be felt for some time, but the strong...
  • Ohio State's title hopes hinge on Braxton Miller's health

    Ohio State's title hopes hinge on Braxton Miller's health
    Having been a tight end at Ohio State the last three years and a friend of quarterback Braxton Miller, Jeff Heuerman is probably as qualified as anyone to determine what it means for the Buckeyes to keep Miller healthy all season. "How important is it...
  • Rutgers' Darius Hamilton excited about Big Ten

    Rutgers' Darius Hamilton excited about Big Ten
    Defensive tackle Darius Hamilton was at home with his father, Keith, on the November day in 2012 when they learned Rutgers was going to move up to a significantly tougher level of competition as a member of the Big Ten. "My dad looked at me and said,...
  • QB Brown leads Maryland into its first Big Ten season

    QB Brown leads Maryland into its first Big Ten season
    Not much has gone C.J. Brown's way at Maryland. Brown, from suburban Pittsburgh, broke his collarbone in his first appearance for the Terps, as a redshirt freshman reserve quarterback. He missed the final 11 games of that 2010 season. In 2012, when he...
  • Big Ten mascots vote: stunning turnout, stunning result

    Big Ten mascots vote: stunning turnout, stunning result
    After five days of voting, the results of the Big Ten mascot poll are in. The turnout and the results are equally stunning. As of early Friday morning, more than 7 million votes have been cast. (A typical Chicago Sports poll generates between 500...
  • NBA roundup: Nuggets sign first-round picks

    The Sports Xchange NBA roundup: Nuggets sign first-round picks The Denver Nuggets signed first-round draft picks center Jusuf Nurkic and guard Gary Harris, the team announced Thursday. The Nuggets acquired the rights to both players in a draft-night...
  • ESPN ranks UCF vs. Louisville among top 25 games of 2013

    ESPN ranks UCF vs. Louisville among top 25 games of 2013
    Remember that time UCF football ruined Louisville's dream of a perfect season and bid for the national championship? Sure you do and so does ESPN.  ESPN ranked the Knights' memorable comeback 38-35 win over then No. 8 ranked Louisville among the top...
  • Teddy Greenstein's Big Ten power rankings

    Teddy Greenstein's Big Ten power rankings
    SEC Commissioner Mike Slive quoted Dwight Eisenhower and Winston Churchill in his media day remarks, threatening that the Power 5 conferences would break from the NCAA if not granted more voting power. Big 12 chief Bob Bowlsby belittled NCAA...
  • Big Ten hopes future schedules pay off with playoff berth

    CHICAGO — The Big Ten's expansion to nine conference games in 2016 will enable each school to face every Big Ten team at least once in a four-year span. But it will also phase out nonconference matchups with Football Championship Series programs....
  • Delany criticizes NCAA's enforcement process

    CHICAGO Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany says he isn't happy with the NCAA's enforcement process. He discussed the need for improvements Monday on the first day of the conference's media days. Delany said he doesn't think the NCAA has been effective in...