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Tue, 29 Nov 2016 23:47:00 ESTEron Harris scored 14 points for Michigan State (4-4) while freshmen Miles Bridges chipped in 11 points.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 10:44:00 ESTMichigan State freshman guard/forward Miles Bridges has been awarded his second Big Ten weekly honor of the season, as he was named Freshman of the Week by the conference on Tuesday. Bridges averaged 19.3 points and 8.0 rebounds to go along with six blocks in leading Michigan State to a 2-1 record last weekend in the Bahamas, while also being named to the Battle 4 Atlantis All-Tournament Team.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:48:00 ESTMichigan State travels to Duke for the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. This is the Spartans’ third trip to Durham in challenge history, with both previous games being decided by seven points or less. The game will be the sixth road game in the first eight contests for MSU, as the Spartans have already played games in Hawaii, New York, Michigan and the Bahamas.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:51:00 ESTMichigan State men's basketball coach Tom Izzo addressed the media at his weekly press conference on Monday, Nov. 28 to discuss Tuesday's meeting with No. 5 Duke in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge and recap the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:49:00 ESTMichigan State held Wichita State to 35.5% (22-62) shooting from the floor and 22.7% (5-22) from three. MSU has now held five of seven opponents under 40 percent shooting and all seven under 50 percent shooting from the field.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:48:00 ESTMiles Bridges scored 21 points to help No. 24 Michigan State hold off Wichita State 77-72 on Friday in the Battle 4 Atlantis third-place game.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:24:00 ESTFreshman Miles Bridges scored 15 points for the Spartans loss in the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 22:20:00 ESTMichigan State out-rebounded St. John’s 54-33 and it is the second time this season the Spartans have had a 20-plus rebounding margin in a game this season. Bridges led the way with 15 and Nick Ward added a season-high 11. The freshman duo are the first pair to have double-figure rebounding totals in a game since Deyonta Davis and Matt Costello did last season vs. Northwestern (1/31).
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 21:58:00 ESTFreshman Miles Bridges had 22 points and a season-high 15 rebounds to help No. 24 Michigan State pull away late from St. John's for a 73-62 victory Wednesday night in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Eron Harris added 14 points for the Spartans (3-2), who used a 17-4 burst midway through the second half to take control and build a 67-53 lead with about 2 1/2 minutes left. In addition, Tum Tum Nairn Jr., a native of nearby Nassau, matched his career high of 13 points in his return to the Bahamas. And freshman forward Nick Ward provided some needed help for a thin front line with nine points and a season-high 11 rebounds to help the Spartans dominate the glass.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:58:00 ESTIn town for the Battle 4 Atlantis, the Spartans visited Sandilands Primary School on Tuesday morning in Nassau. While many teams spent their free time on the beach or the water slides, MSU spent some of their off time doing community outreach.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 14:36:00 ESTMichigan State will travel to the Bahamas for the bracketed portion of Battle 4 Atlantis. For the Spartans this will mark the fourth different location in the first five games of the season, as MSU has already played games in Hawaii, New York City and Michigan. Spartan junior guard Tum Tum Nairn Jr. is returning home, having grown up in Nassau.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 02:19:00 EST• Eron Harris scored a game-high 31 points on 10-of-15 from the floor, including a perfect 6-for-6 from three. The six threes and 31 points are the most while playing at Michigan State. The redshirt senior scored eight of MSU's final 16 points after scoring 12 of the team's first 19 points to start the game.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:31:00 ESTEron Harris scored a game-high 31 points on 10-of-15 from the floor, including a perfect 6-for-6 from three. The six threes and 31 points are the most while playing at Michigan State. The redshirt senior scored eight of MSU's final 16 points after scoring 12 of the team's first 19 points to start the game.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:03:00 ESTWell, it’s going to be hard to be honest and be mad and be happy at the same time. I’ll do my best. I’ll look at a couple of good things. Everybody, including me, wanted us to get to the free throw line more and we got there 33 times. The 21 assists and 25 baskets were very, very good. The 9-for-17 threes, we lowered that.
Sun, 20 Nov 2016 22:19:00 ESTEron Harris had 31 points and No. 13 Michigan State held off Florida Gulf Coast 78-77 on Sunday night.