Pregame Glance: Michigan State

The Buckeyes were just about caught looking ahead to MSU against a game Boilermaker squad the other night. They pulled out in the end and were finally able to focus on the Michigan State Spartans. Let’s focus on them as well. Pre-season Preview of Michigan State School: Michigan State University Location: East Lansing,Michigan Founded: 1855 […]

B1G Basketball Preview: Michigan State

For the better part of the last two decades, the Michigan State Spartans have consistently been one of the teams to beat in the Big Ten Conference. While in some seasons the Spartans don’t quite have a top notch team, they still tend to put up more than a fight and they rarely stay down […]

Branding basketball and the selection of coaches

As the NCAA Tournament and the 2010-11 college basketball season wound down these past few days (and boy did it wind down last night), the annual movement of coaches among the college ranks started to pick up.  Teams are scrambling to fill vacancies with the best talent on the market, and while some coaches have […]

Buckeyes defeat Spartans 71-61

The Buckeyes and Spartans clashed in Value City Arena tonight in a battle that was a lot closer than the experts predicted.  In the end, though, the Buckeyes returned to their winning ways with a 71-61 victory.  Ultimately, the game was a lot closer than it should have been on the strength of Michigan State’s […]

Pregame glance: Michigan State

“We got a good, old piece of humble pie, so we’re back hungry.  This team wants to get back and practice tonight…unfortunately, we can’t due to NCAA rules.” Those were the words of Jared Sullinger following Saturday’s disappointing loss at Wisconsin, and should be exciting for any Buckeye fan who reads them.  While there is […]

Silver Bullet Points 06.08.10

Since the news is coming in fast and furious, let’s use this as a dumping ground for all non-expansion chatter. Yawn- ESPN: USC will respond to NCAA findings on Thursday. Wake me when it happens… UPDATE- USC? You’ve been served. And now, we await the press conference. C to the Izzo- Tom Izzo as the […]