Tom Izzo - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Tom Izzo Michigan State's Miles Bridges chooses to stay in school EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Miles Bridges, at the foot of Michigan State's Sparty statue, made an announcement that almost gave Tom Izzo tears of joy. "I got some unfinished business here," Bridges said . "I want to stay." And with that announcement, a sea of green-and-white clad students and fans roared because one the nation's top fres... Fri, 14 Apr 2017 03:25:00 GMT 2017-04-14T03:25:00Z Things to know about NCAA tourney: More upsets, rematch? There are 67 games to be played over the next three weeks to determine the next national champion, a magical time known as the NCAA Tournament. So what's in store in 2017? Is there any way to top the madness of last year's tournament filled with double-digit upsets and an incredible ending? Kris Jenkins' buzzer-beating 3-pointer gave Vi... Mon, 13 Mar 2017 06:21:00 GMT 2017-03-13T06:21:00Z TCU gives NCAA chances a boost with upset over No. 1 Kansas TCU's NCAA Tournament chances seemed to be minimal at best after a 6-12 run through the Big 12. A massive upset against the nation's top-ranked team and potential No. 1 NCAA Tournament seed has the Horned Frogs dreaming big. Playing with poise down the stretch, TCU stunned top-ranked Kansas 85-82 in the Big 12 quarterfinals on Thursday.... Fri, 10 Mar 2017 08:58:00 GMT 2017-03-10T08:58:00Z 'Wide open' Big Ten Tournament lands in nation's capital WASHINGTON (AP) — As part of an ongoing effort to broaden its scope, the Big Ten will converge a few blocks from the White House this week to crown a new basketball champion. Long a fixture in the Midwest, the Big Ten Tournament will be held in the nation's capital for the first time. "It's going to be some big-time basketball," Marylan... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 19:23:00 GMT 2017-03-07T19:23:00Z Michigan State rocked by sexual assault investigations EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University, known for its leafy campus, years of basketball success and a heritage that goes back to Abraham Lincoln, is dealing with a different image these days: allegations of sexual assault by a sports doctor and a separate sexual assault complaint against three football players who have been evicted from campus housing. ... Fri, 10 Feb 2017 22:18:00 GMT 2017-02-10T22:18:00Z Michigan State's Ward gets tech for apparent trip of rival ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State's Nick Ward insisted he didn't trip Michigan's Moe Wagner intentionally. "I really don't think I did on purpose," Ward said after the Wolverines routed the Spartans 86-57 on Tuesday night. "But (the officials) thought I did." Ward was walking toward his bench during a timeout when his right foot co... Wed, 08 Feb 2017 07:40:00 GMT 2017-02-08T07:40:00Z Big Ten race for conference title wide open in a down season The Big Ten might not be as good as it has been in recent years. But it sure looks like the conference title chase will be interesting in 2016-17. The conference didn't have a team ranked in the top 10 in the most recent poll , with Wisconsin, Purdue and Indiana ranked Nos. 14, 15 and 16 respectively. Teams like Michi... Sun, 25 Dec 2016 17:45:00 GMT 2016-12-25T17:45:00Z Allen leads No. 5 Duke past Michigan State 78-69 DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Grayson Allen keeps putting up huge numbers for No. 5 Duke. Imagine how much more impressive they might be if he were healthy enough to practice. Allen scored 24 points, Luke Kennard added 20 and the Blue Devils beat Michigan State 78-69 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Allen has been dealing with linge... Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:29:00 GMT 2016-11-30T05:29:00Z