Men's Basketball spreaker.com —  Jack and Zach Ebling talk with legendary Michigan State basketball coach, Tom Izzo, about Branden Dawson and Travis Trice and the NBA Draft, as well as the impact that Magic Johnson and Draymond Green continue to have on the legacy of Spartan basketball.


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Men's Basketball freep.com —  He's excited about his two most recent NBA hopefuls -- Branden Dawson (L.A. Clippers) and Travis Trice (Miami Heat) -- and he has had a chance in recent weeks to get a look at the three freshmen who will join his Michigan State team for the 2015-16 season. But the guy who may be impressing Tom Izzo the most right now is senior guard Bryn Forbes. Izzo said today on "The Drive with Jack Ebling" on 92.1-FM in Lansing that Forbes may be the most improved player on the roster this summer.
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Football mlive.com —  Michigan State is a two-touchdown underdog at Ohio State on Nov. 21, according to the Golden Nugget in Las Vegas. The sports book will take $1,000 limit bets on the "games of the year" it released lines for on Friday, according to ESPN. The Golden Nugget released the line on five of the Spartans' 12 games.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  It's all about "maximum exposure" now for former Michigan State guard Travis Trice, and that means participation in at least one NBA summer league, July 10-20 in Las Vegas. If Trice joins the Miami Heat, as initially planned, he also would take part in the July 4-10 summer league in Orlando. His father, Travis Sr., said his son's agent is still speaking with other teams and that his son will be in Las Vegas -- the largest summer league, with 24 teams -- for certain.
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Football mlive.com —  Davis said he sensed Michigan State was the right place for him when he attended the Green-White game on April 25. "I knew a lot of the guys that were committed already, and I talked to Messiah (deWeaver) that day and a lot of other recruits to get a feel, and I talked to coach Bollman more,'' Davis said. "I got a feel for the place. I hadn't been able to get up to a game, and I wanted to get a feel for the atmosphere, and I really liked it.''
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Track & Field statenews.com —  Former MSU track and cross country runner Leah O’Connor announced her post-collegiate running plans Thursday evening after advancing to the finals of the women’s 3,000 steeplechase at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Draymond Green helped lead the Golden State Warriors to the NBA Title, reaching a triple-double in points, rebounds and assists in the clinching win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The former Saginaw High and Michigan State star returned to his hometown for a three-day free basketball camp, plus a parade in his honor Saturday in Saginaw. He sat down to answer 10 questions with MLive.com
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  "I'm just ready to work hard, I'm ready to do whatever it takes for this organization," Dawson said. "I'm just ready to work hard, ready to prove everyone who doubted me wrong, throughout the ups and downs of my career, through my injuries. I'm just ready to work hard and begin this new journey."
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Men's Basketball onlyfans.cstv.com —  Branden Dawson was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the 56th overall pick in the second round of the 2015 NBA Draft. Following the draft, he was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Branden Dawson had to wait until Thursday turned to Friday and switch teams in a matter of seconds, but he got that lifelong dream -- he heard his name called on NBA draft night.
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Track & Field onlyfans.cstv.com —  Former Michigan State track & field All-American Leah O’Connor qualified for the finals of the 3,000m steeplechase at the USATF Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a fourth-place finish in the preliminary round Thursday in Eugene, Ore., at historic Hayward Field.
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Football freep.com —  Reggie McKenzie and Jerome Bettis did it for him, and now Will Gholston intends to do the same thing for others in the same place. His first youth camp, from 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Detroit Mumford High, will give 200 kids 8-15 a free chance to learn football techniques from various counselors — including fellow Michigan State products Denicos Allen, Mylan Hicks, Tony Lippett and Micajah Reynolds. But it means much more to Gholston, a Detroit Southeastern graduate and third-year Tampa Bay Bucs defensive end.
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Football detroitnews.com —  "Matt has shown that he is one of, if not the best, guys in the class," said Brandon Kornblue of Kornblue Kicking. "This summer on the camp circuit, he has really been stepping it up. At the Purdue camp a few weeks ago, he demolished everybody else. He stood out in front of 80, 90 or so specialists, and he did the same thing the other day at Penn State in front of 90 guys, as well."
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Football msuspartans.com —  Michigan State head athletic trainer Dr. Sally Nogle was honored with the Tim Kerin Award on Thursday, June 25, at the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) annual convention in St. Louis, Missouri. The Tim Kerin Award recognizes one individual each year for outstanding service by an athletic trainer. The award itself is shaped like a three-leaf clover. Each leaf represents one of Tim Kerin’s finest qualities: service, dedication and integrity.
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Football mlive.com —  Brian Lewerke got exactly what he bargained for when he showed up earlier this month for voluntary workouts at Michigan State — familiarization with the campus and a lot of sweat. "The workouts were about as hard as I thought they would be,'' said Lewerke, the Spartans' 2015 quarterback signee from Phoenix, Arizona. "I think the biggest things I got out of it was that I was able to make friends with my new teammates, and I was able to get acquainted with the campus. Discuss »
Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Going from team to team for NBA workouts over the last month, Trice learned that the performance turned some heads on the professional level. "It definitely helped," Trice said of the Final Four. "Everywhere I went, people said 'Hey man, congrats on the run.' They talked about how they watched it, and how entertaining it was. I believe that's definitely helped this process."
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Football freep.com —  One of the top football prospects in the state of Ohio in the class of 2017 is Matt Bockhorst of Cincinnati St. Xavier. The 6-foot-5, 297-pound offensive lineman recently attended the Spartans' Elite Player Camp in East Lansing and received some good news shortly afterward: He had a scholarship offer from Michigan State.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Branden Dawson has spent the last month with a few objectives in his tour of NBA teams. He's affirmed his considerable strengths and addressed his perceived weaknesses. Now, he hopes he did both well enough to earn a spot as one of the 60 picks in Thursday night's NBA draft.
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Men's Basketball btpowerhouse.com —  Magic Johnson was Magic Johnson, but the recent crop of Spartans should have NBA front offices taking a close look at Travis Trice and Branden Dawson.
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Football mlive.com —  Matthew Coghlin knew when he left Michigan State kicking camp on June 16 that he wanted to be a Spartan, so it was just a matter of if he would get an offer. Coghlin said that happened on Tuesday, and after talking with his family and coaches, he was ready to become MSU's 20th verbal commitment in the 2016 class.
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