Behind a career night from freshman center Kelli Roehrig, the Spartan womens basketball team extended its winning streak Friday to five games with a 64-47 victory over the Providence Friars. Roehrig finished the evening with career highs in points, rebounds and minutes - leading all scorers with 22 points and adding 7 rebounds in her 35 minutes of floor time. Tonight, I just felt very confident, she said.
The No. 17 MSU mens basketball team completed game two of its three-game weeklong homestand defeating Oakland, 78-50.The win extends the Spartans Big Ten history-making home winning streak to 52 games.MSU took over the game as soon as the ball was tipped.
The No. 17 Spartans are still rolling.With a 76-56 win over UNC-Asheville on Monday at Breslin Center, the nations longest home winning streak stayed alive at 51, breaking the Big Ten record once held jointly by Ohio State (1959-63) and Indiana (1991-95).But the score may be deceiving.This was not a 20-point game, head coach Tom Izzo said.The MSU mens basketball team entered the game looking less enthusiastic than it did Saturday against then-No.
After the drubbing the mens basketball team experienced in Gainesville, Fla., on Wednesday, they should be ready to return the favor. Too bad for Nicholls State. The No.
The holidays came a little early for senior guard Mat Ishbia this year.The 5-foot-10, 175-pound walk-ons status shifted just before the season when mens head basketball coach Tom Izzo gave him a scholarship.Ishbia said he didnt see it coming.It was a great honor, Ishbia said.
The MSU vs. Florida matchup is turning into a mini-rivalry.It began when Spartan kicker Paul Edinger sealed a 37-34 win over the Gators in the Florida Citrus Bowl on Jan.
The MSU baseball team signed five recruits for 2002, coach Ted Mahan announced Friday.The five early signees are all good students along with being outstanding baseball players, Mahan said in a released statement.
The weekend was all about improvements for the MSU mens basketball team in the Spartan Coca-Cola Classic. MSU defeated Indiana Purdue-Fort Wayne 81-68 in the Classic opener Friday and then defeated Lamar 80-71 on Saturday for their sixth straight Spartan Coca-Cola Classic championship.
The MSU mens basketball team won its sixth straight Spartan Coca-Cola Classic defeating Lamar 80-71 Saturday night in a game of rallies.The game extended No.
No. 22 MSU got back to business Friday defeating Indiana Purdue-Fort Wayne 81-68 in the first round of the Spartan Coca-Cola Classic.The Spartans (3-2) advance to Saturday nights championship game at 8:20 p.m.