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  1. Final Four: Pregame notes on the Spartans

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- A few notes on the Spartans heading into tonight's national championship game: 1. A victory would give MSU its third national championship and second under coach Tom Izzo. The Spartans would also improve to 6-5 in Final Four games. 2. A ...

    Blog | Conversation | April 06, 2009
  2. Final Four: Green in trouble, but not Heels

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- UNC holds a 24-11 lead at the second media timeout with 11:41 to go. Michigan State is making a nice effort to get back into the game. Goran Suton grabbed an offensive rebound and scored to pull MSU back to within 13 points. But State has...

    Blog | Conversation | April 06, 2009
  3. Final Four: Home sweet home-away-from-home

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- As expected, the Spartans will definitely have a home-court advantage in tonight's national championship game against North Carolina. MSU fans have apparently gobbled up the thousands of tickets that hit the streets after Connecticut and...

    Blog | Conversation | April 06, 2009
  4. Final Four: Wolverines fans get on board for MSU … reluctant...

    Mark Schlabach

    The sight of a Michigan State team playing for a title? Generally a sight for sore eyes in Ann Arbor. But even many Wolverine fans are rooting on the Spartans as they aim for a title in Detroit.

    Story | Conversation | April 05, 2009
  5. Final Four: Did Izzo pull the trigger too quickly?

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- Did Michigan State coach Tom Izzo make the first coaching mistake of the game? After the first TV timeout with 14:27 to play, Izzo replaced all five of his starters. MSU went from having a four-point lead to a three-point deficit by the t...

    Blog | Conversation | April 04, 2009
  6. Final Four: Magic is in the house

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- Former Michigan State and NBA legend Magic Johnson walked down the aisle toward his alma mater's bench, about the same time the Spartans were led on the court by a cheerleader running with an enormous MSU flag. Johnson will present the ga...

    Blog | Conversation | April 04, 2009
  7. Final Four: "Road game" doesn't affect UConn Huskies

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun doesn't seem too concerned about playing Michigan State at Ford Field, which is about 90 miles from the MSU campus in East Lansing. "I don't think that's a major problem," Calhoun said. Calhoun said it ca...

    Blog | Conversation | April 03, 2009
  8. Final Four: Michigan State players salute Spartans fans after pra...

    Mark Schlabach

    DETROIT -- Following their 50-minute practice at Ford Field early Friday afternoon, Michigan State's players saluted the large contingent of Spartans fans in attendance. MSU coach Tom Izzo said he copied the idea from former Minnesota Timberwolves c...

    Blog | Conversation | April 03, 2009