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A Missed Opportunity for Men’s Hockey

January 20, 2015

This was their chance. It was a chance to take a big leap in the Big Ten standings and instill some much-needed confidence for a team that simply has not had it. The Spartans went into Happy Valley, Pennsylvania looking to...

Women’s Basketball Falls to Hawkeyes

January 20, 2015

The Michigan State women’s basketball team, coming off their first Big Ten win of the season, took on the Iowa Hawkeyes for the Spartans’ annual Alumni Day game. Starting for the Spartans were Tori Jankoska, Cara Miller, Aerial Powers, Anna Morrissey and Becca Mills. Powers le...

Corner Kick – 1/20/15 – No. 4 Overall Pick Alashe Ready for MLS

January 20, 2015

After the San Jose Earthquakes traded up to take him with the No. 4 overall pick, Fatai Alashe is set to leave for training camp on Wednesday. What does he need to work on to better prepare himself for the MLS? How much did...

The Pact – #50 – 1/19/15

January 19, 2015

On this episode of The Pact, the panel and Rico Beard, co-host of the Ryan & Rico Show on 105.1, discuss MSU senior football players who are heading to senior bowls. Next, MSU men's tennis head coach, Gene Orlando, breaks do...

Wolverines Defeats Spartans on Senior Night

January 18, 2015

On a night celebrating the accomplishments of the six seniors on the MSU womens hockey team, the Spartans suffered a heart wrenching loss to the Michigan Wolverines by a score of 4-3. “We created a lot of opportunities and...

Women’s Basketball Fights Through Adversity for Win

January 16, 2015

The Spartans returned home to take on the Illinois Fighting Illini, for their first game since losing freshman Jasmine Lumpkin. It was announced just days before the Spartans took on Illinois, that freshman guard/forward Lu...

A Day to Remember for MSU Soccer

January 16, 2015

Even for draft day, Michigan State had an inordinate amount of success. Having one player go professional in a day is a success for most teams; another player to put on the “Wall of Fame” and show recruits what they could...

Women’s Hockey Suffers First Loss of Season

January 14, 2015

It was not the start to the new year that the MSU women’s hockey team was hoping for. Going into last weekend’s contest against Robert Morris, Michigan State was one of only two teams in the ACHA Women’s D-I division...

The Pact – 1/12/15

January 13, 2015

MSU men's basketball reporter, Andrew Hayes, recaps Sunday's overtime win over Northwestern and discusses the retirement plans of Breslin Center PA Announcer, Terry Braverman. MSU men's and women's soccer reporter, Brooks Laimbee...

Wolverine Wrestlers Triumph at Jenison

January 13, 2015

When the Spartans square off against the Wolverines, there will always be some fireworks to watch for. Unfortunately for Tom Minkel’s wrestlers, they were on the losing end of the meet against Michigan on Sunday. The Spartan...

Corner Kick – 1/12/15 – A Busy Month for Men’s Soccer

January 12, 2015

The month of January has been a busy month for the MSU men's soccer program. Fatai Alashe and Adam Montague are down at the 2015 MLS Combine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Jay Chapman has left early to pursue a professional so...