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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

Top Michigan State Spartans Articles

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  • Michigan State has helped Los Angeles to seven world championships

    Michigan State has helped Los Angeles to seven world championships
    Los Angeles would still be “tinseltown” without the contributions of Michigan State, in town this week for the Rose Bowl, but it would be less of a¬†"title" town. Three former Michigan State players have helped L.A. to seven total...
  • What to watch for in the 100th Rose Bowl game

    What to watch for in the 100th Rose Bowl game
    Stanford is in the Rose Bowl for the second consecutive year, Michigan State for the first time since 1988. Staff writers Gary Klein and Chris Dufresne examine some of the story lines in the 100th Rose Bowl game: Spartan contributions Los Angeles...
  • Rose Bowl: Michigan State rallies to beat Stanford, 24-20

    Rose Bowl: Michigan State rallies to beat Stanford, 24-20
    Michigan State has defeated Stanford, 24-20, in the 100th Rose Bowl after the kind of defensive stand -- and offensive play-calling -- that might have been expected. The game was decided on this play: Stanford has the ball on a fourth-and-one play at...
  • Chris Petersen decision has USC fans piling on Pat Haden

    Chris Petersen decision has USC fans piling on Pat Haden
    So much news broke this week it was easy to forget the reason we all get called together each fall: the games. USC started it by calling a news conference to announce interim coach Ed Orgeron was out and Steve Sarkisian was in as head coach of the...
  • College football: What to watch on TV this weekend

    College football: What to watch on TV this weekend
    Break out the chips and cold drinks, but let Chris Dufresne handle the remote. The Times' national college football writer handicaps what's worth watching, and skipping, on Friday and Saturday's menu of games: FRIDAY MORNING Sleep in. 9 a.m.: Iowa...
  • Some get a potential shot at BCS title game after a crazy day

    Some get a potential shot at BCS title game after a crazy day
    Now that your heart rates have retreated to somewhere near normal, didn’t we tell you the Bowl Championship Series (almost) always works out? Shoot, after days like Saturday, why are they even scrapping it for next season’s playoffs? (We&...
  • Play it forward: The week ahead in college football

    Play it forward: The week ahead in college football
    Five things to watch this week in college football: 1. Fresno State's loss to San Jose State left Northern Illinois (12-0) as the only non-automatic qualifier school with a chance to snag a BCS bowl bid. Northern Illinois (12-0) must defeat Bowling...
  • A berth in BCS title game on the line, Auburn's AD starts lobbying

    A berth in BCS title game on the line, Auburn's AD starts lobbying
    Leave it to Alabama senior quarterback AJ McCarron to put everything in perspective. "Football is just a game," he said after Saturday's last-play loss to Auburn. "It's not life." Leave it to senior Auburn administrator Jay Jacobs to boil the...
  • Tre Mason leads No. 3 Auburn past No. 5 Missouri, 59-42, in SEC title game

    Tre Mason leads No. 3 Auburn past No. 5 Missouri, 59-42, in SEC title game
    ATLANTA¬†— Tre Mason rushed for 304 yards and four touchdowns, leading No. 3 Auburn to a 59-42 victory over No. 5 Missouri in the Southeastern Conference title game Saturday in the Georgia Dome. Auburn (12-1) is virtually assured of playing for the...
  • Michigan State topples No. 2 Ohio State for Big Ten title

    Michigan State topples No. 2 Ohio State for Big Ten title
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Michigan State shook up the BCS title chase again Saturday night. The No. 10 Spartans regained the lead on Connor Cook's nine-yard touchdown pass to Josiah Price with 11:41 left and upset No. 2 Ohio State, 34-24, to take the Big Ten...
  • So much for BCS game change—looks like SEC will play for title again

    So much for BCS game change—looks like SEC will play for title again
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. —The final Saturday of the first Bowl Championship Series season in 1998 ended with shocking losses by Kansas State and UCLA that turned the BCS on its ear hole. Wild endings in St. Louis and Miami that day put Tennessee and...