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  1. 5 takeaways from Michigan State's tour of ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | MLive.com

    Michigan State coach Tom Izzo directs his team from the huddle of the Spartans' first basketball game in Italy on Tuesday. ) Michigan State went 0-3 over the weekend, with two losses by 19 or more points and one on a missed buzzer beater.

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  2. Michigan State hangs with Italy before falling, 90-69 in third exhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | MLive.com

    Michigan State's Bryn Forbes looks to pass during Michigan State men's basketball practice before they head off to Italy at the Breslin Center Arena in East Lansing Wednesday, August 19, 2015. and Marco Belinelli , along with former Ohio State player Amedeo Della Valle, to form the toughest competition the Spartans have faced thus far in Italy.

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  3. Michigan State falls to Russian National Team 93-75Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | MSNBC

    Michigan State lost to Russia, 93-75, in the second game of the team's foreign exhibition tour of Italy on Friday. Russia is ranked No.

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  4. Highlights of Michigan State's Italy trip-opening win over Basket FiorentinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MSNBC

    After taking in the sights of Italy for a couple days, Michigan State played the first game of its overseas trip Tuesday evening in Florence. Tom Izzo's Spartans spent the early part of the game shaking off some travel-induced rust, but once they got going Basket Fiorentina found itself in trouble.

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  5. Illinois Basketball: Contingency Plan for the Class of 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Writing Illini

    Mar 1, 2014; East Lansing, MI, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini guard Tracy Abrams drives to the basket against Michigan State Spartans guard Keith Appling and guard Denzel Valentine during the 2nd half of a game at Jack Breslin Student Events Center. Illinois won 53-46.

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  6. Tom Izzo: Michigan State basketball needs better interior play and reboundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | MLive.com

    Michigan State has better shooters, a deeper bench and more athleticism than last season's Final Four basketball team but coach Tom Izzo is not content with the Spartans' interior play. "We're not a great team yet, but I think we have a chance to be," said Izzo, whose only previous comments came from an MSU release .

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  7. Michigan State Basketball Season in Review: Marvin ClarkRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Only Colors

    This is the ninth post of my Season in Review series where I will analyze each MSU player's season and give each a grade based on preseason expectations After getting a commitment from Tum Tum Nairn, the MSU coaching staff turned their sights to his Sunrise Christian teammate, Marvin Clark, a powerful 6' 6" combo forward that could shoot. Power and shooting don't usually go together when talking about freshman but Marvin Clark reclassified from the 2013 class to the 2014 class so he's a year older than most of his classmates.

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  8. Clippers' Branden Dawson talks L.A., brightens day for kids at DeVos Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | MLive.com

    Branden Dawson hasn't gone Hollywood, but the former Michigan State University basketball standout is loving life in Los Angeles so far. "I love the weather and the food," said Dawson, a native of Gary, Ind.

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  9. Michigan State extends scholarship offer to 4-star center Malik WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Spartan Avenue

    Mar 29, 2015; Syracuse, NY, USA; The Michigan State Spartans mascot encourages the crowd during the second half of a game against the Louisville Cardinals in the finals of the east regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at the Carrier Dome. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports Tom Izzo is quickly showing the college basketball world that he's serious about winning, and winning now.

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  10. Former Michigan State forward Russell Byrd signs to play professionally in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | MLive.com

    After transferring from Michigan State for his final season of college eligibility, Byrd earned NAIA All-American honors playing for The Masters College in Los Angeles in 2014-15, averaging 18.9 points and 8.3 rebounds per game. Now, he's turned that strong ending into a profession contract.

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  11. Michigan State guard hoping to diversify offensive gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | MSNBC

    One of the players who needs to step up for Michigan State next season is senior guard Bryn Forbes. The former Cleveland State transfer battled through some early season injuries to shoot 42 percent from the 3-point line last season.

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  12. Michigan State alum Branden Dawson gets some NBA advice, and trash talk, from Draymond...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2012 | MLive.com

    A month after being drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers in the second round of the NBA draft, Branden Dawson has learned what life is going to be like on Draymond Green's rival team. After Clippers forward DeAndre Jordan announced his departure from the team in free agency, Green chimed in with his thoughts in a group text that included Dawson.

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  13. Draymond Green's all-star game creates MSU dream teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | MLive.com

    All of the above happened as a magical collection of some of the Spartans best from the past and present joined with some other stars - including Phoenix Suns top pick Devin Booker - for an exhibition of fun and give-back at Forest Hills Northern High School. The second annual all-star game was culmination of Green's three-day basketball camp at Cornerstone University and played inside a packed gym.

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  14. Michigan State basketball No. 19 in ESPN preseason rankings, No. 4 seed in bracketologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | MLive.com

    Michigan State famously went from a No. 19 preseason ranking to a Final Four in an unlikely run last season.

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  15. Draymond Green sets sights on 2016 Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | MLive.com

    What's next for a player who has won an NBA title in his third professional season and signed a new five-year, $82-million contract? Playing for Team USA in those games is the new goal former Michigan State star and Saginaw native Draymond Green has set for himself over the next year "To support your country, to represent your country, that's amazing," Green said on Monday at his annual basketball camp at Cornerstone University. "I want to make that Olympic team, that's one of my goals.

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  16. Boise State Basketball: First Glance at Wooden ClassicRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Mountain West Connection

    Boise State tips off its 2015-16 season in just over three months, and in late November it will compete in the Wooden Legacy tournament in Anaheim, California. It has already been announced via CBS Sports that the Broncos will face off against the Anteaters of UC Irvine in the first round of the Wooden Legacy.

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  17. Miles Bridges: Kentucky or Michigan StateRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | The Only Colors

    If you've followed the recruitment of 5-star forward Miles Bridges, you'll know that while he still has list of a top 5 college programs that he's considering, almost everyone thinks it'll come down to Michigan State and Kentucky. "In six seasons with Calipari at the helm, Kentucky has churned out three No.

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  18. Michigan State makes the cut for 5-star 2017 PF Austin WileyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Spartan Avenue

    Mar 29, 2015; Syracuse, NY, USA; Michigan State Spartans guard Denzel Valentine speaks with guard/forward Branden Dawson and forward Gavin Schilling during a timeout in the second half against the Louisville Cardinals in the finals of the east regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at the Carrier Dome. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports With Michigan State and head coach Tom Izzo looking closely at the 2016 class, trying to fill the final two spots with either Josh Jackson, Cassius Winston and/or Miles Bridges, the Spartans are still making an impression on the 2017 class.

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  19. Michigan State Basketball Season in Review: Alvin Ellis IIIRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | The Only Colors

    This is the seventh post of my Season in Review series where I will analyze each MSU player's season and give each a grade based on preseason expectations Alvin Ellis III found his way to MSU after Tubby Smith was let go at Minnesota along with MSU finding itself with an extra scholarship after Brandon Kearney transferred during the 2012-13 season. Ellis played sparingly as a freshman due to being behind Gary Harris and Denzel Valentine on the wing, but he had his moments including a 12 point, 4-4 performance against Michigan.

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  20. Hollis Named Chair of NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee For 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Michigan State Athletics Director Mark Hollis has been named vice chair of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee for the upcoming 2015-16 season, and chair of the committee for the 2016-17 academic year. The NCAA made the announcement on Tuesday, July 21. I love college sports.

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