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Michigan State Spartans Basketball

Michigan State to host Villanova in the 2022 Gavitt Tipoff Games

MSU reportedly adds to it already tough non-conference schedule, taking on Villanova at home in a showdown of national brands.

Michigan State Reacts: Max Christie among trio of Spartans given an NBA shot

Max Christie was the only MSU player selected in the 2022 NBA Draft, but he’s not the only one with something to prove.

MSU Men’s Basketball will play at Notre Dame in ACC/B1G Challenge

Michigan State will travel to South Bend for the 2022 ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

2022 NBA Draft: Michigan State’s Gabe Brown agrees to contract with Oklahoma City Thunder

The Spartan senior will get his shot at the next level with the Thunder.

2022 NBA Draft: Michigan State’s Marcus Bingham Jr. agrees to Exhibit 10 contract with Dallas Mavericks

2022 NBA Draft: Michigan State’s Max Christie selected by Los Angeles Lakers

Christie was selected with the No. 35 overall pick.

Michigan State News Roundup: Khari Willis retires from NFL and more

Additionally, Draymond Green is now a four-time NBA champion.

Michigan State men’s basketball announces 2022-2023 Big Ten opponents

MSU’s home and away conference opponents for the upcoming season were revealed.

Report: Michigan State, Gonzaga in ‘advanced discussions’ to play game on aircraft carrier

The two top-tier men’s basketball programs would meet in San Diego on Veterans Day.

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: The end of the bench

At least two guys from the far end of the bench on last season’s team will be counted upon to become contributors in 2022-2023.

Longtime Michigan State assistant coach Mike Garland is retiring after 22 years

Michigan State Men’s Basketball: NBA Update, Recruiting Notes and Offseason Ruminations

Michigan State men’s basketball hires Thomas Kelley as assistant coach

Kelley spent the past four seasons as an assistant at Western Michigan, and also played under Tom Izzo at MSU.

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: Jaden Akins

The freshman guard opened plenty of eyes during his first year and will have plenty more on his plate next season.

March Madness Metrics: Quantifying the Madness

In this final look back at the 2021-22 college basketball season, let’s examine the odds to win it all and the odds to pick a perfect bracket in an office pool.

Michigan State will face Kentucky in the 2022 Champions Classic on Nov. 15

The Spartans will participate in the marquee opening event of the college basketball season for the 12th consecutive year.

Prospecting expectations for Michigan State men’s basketball’s 2022-2023 season

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: Joey Hauser

The sharp-shooting forward has decided to return to Michigan State for one more year.

March Madness Metrics: Strength of Draws and Paths

Not all draws and paths in the NCAA Tournament are equal. Using a little #math, it is possible to quantify their difficulty

Michigan State Men’s Basketball: The offseason has been bizarre

A lot has transpired this offseason for MSU, but most of it has not been positive for the Spartans.

Michigan State’s Max Christie will remain in 2022 NBA Draft

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: Tyson Walker

The transfer point guard went through an adjustment period, but clearly showed he could do some big things for the Spartans in the future.

Michigan State’s Max Christie to participate in NBA Combine

Former Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne dies at 31

Michigan State men’s basketball adds center Carson Cooper to 2022 class

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: A.J. Hoggard

The sophomore point guard had his ups and downs, but showed tremendous leadership potential for the future.

Michigan State Men’s Basketball 2021-2022 Season Review: Malik Hall

As a first time captain, the junior forward once again showed tremendous ability yet also frustrating inconsistency for the Spartans.

March Madness Metrics: Performance versus Expectation

Wins and losses in March are important, but not all NCAA Tournament games are created equally. Can we use math to clarify which coaches truly rise to the top?

Michigan State Men’s Basketball: Julius Marble commits to Texas A&M, Davis Smith returns

Julius Marble announced his commitment to the Aggies on Monday via his Twitter page. Smith made his announcement on his Instagram.

Michigan State Men’s Basketball: State of the program

March Madness Metrics: Counting Wins

Around these parts, we know that Coach Tom Izzo is one of the best coaches of all time in March. Let’s start to quantify his accomplishments by counting wins compared to his peers.

Big Ten Tournament adding Minneapolis as host, keeping football championship in Indianapolis