Ahead of his team’s appearance in the Final Four, Michigan State head coach Tom Izzo talks about Cassius Winston’s importance to the team calling him the “Tom Brady of basketball” because he’s able to make his teammates around him better. Izzo then details Winston’s mental and physical toughness on the court and how the Spartans star has been able to prove his doubters wrong. Izzo then talks about why it’s important to him to hold his players accountable.
Michigan State men’s soccer head coach Damon Rensing announced the addition of six student-athletes as part of the 2019 recruiting class.
Michigan State men’s soccer and Lansing Ignite FC announced Friday that the teams will play an exhibition match in the inaugural Capital Cup on April 16 at 7 p.m. at Cooley Law School Stadium.
Three former Michigan State men’s soccer players were drafted on the first day of the Major League Soccer SuperDraft in Chicago on Friday. Senior forward DeJuan Jones led the way as the 11th overall pick, drafted by the New England Revolution.
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Freshmen Aaron Henry discusses his arrival to Men’s Basketball, Men’s Soccer reflects on their journey to the NCAA College Cup, and Men’s basketball takes on #14 Iowa.
Michigan State men’s soccer saw its NCAA College Cup run come to an end in the national semifinals with a 5-1 loss to Akron on Friday at Harder Stadium in Santa Barbara, California.
When: 8 p.m. tonight.
Where: Harder Stadium, Santa Barbara, Calif.
Michigan State soccer coach Damon Rensing’s roots go back to St. Louis, where his father, Gary, and mentor, Joe Baum, were high school teammates.
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Junior midfielder Giuseppe Barone joined rare company when he was named United Soccer Coaches first-team All-American on Thursday at the College Cup banquet in Santa Barbara, California.
The Spartans face an Akron team loaded with international talent, countering with kids from the Midwest and Michigan
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Four Michigan State men’s soccer players earned United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division I Men’s All-North Region Team honors as announced by the United Soccer Coaches on Wednesday. Junior midfielder Giuseppe Barone and redshirt-sophomore defender Patrick Nielsen picked up first-team accolades. Senior goalkeeper Jimmy Hague garnered second-team honors, while fellow senior forward Ryan Sierakowski was named to the third team.
After an NCAA journey that has seen two home games and a pair of upset wins over seeded teams, the Michigan State men’s soccer team makes its first appearance in the NCAA College Cup and NCAA semifinals since 1968. The Spartans will travel to Santa Barbara, California, to face a familiar foe, Akron, on Friday, Dec. 7 at 8 p.m. (ET) at Harder Stadium. MSU is one of three Big Ten teams in the College Cup, as the Spartans are joined by Indiana and Maryland, who play in Friday nights’s other national semifinal.
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The Michigan State men’s soccer team has made it to the Elite Eight four times in the past five seasons. And now, for the first time since 1968, the team will travel to Santa Barbara, California to play in the College Cup against Akron.
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Detroit Free Press Michigan State beat writer Chris Solari and Lansing State Journal digital sports reporter Phil Friend are here with the latest in Michigan State sports.
Michigan State’s men’s soccer team is College Cup bound after the Spartans’ thrilling 2-1 victory over James Madison at a cold, wet, spirited DeMartin Field Friday night in the Elite Eight.
Michigan State has reached the Elite Eight for the second-straight season and will face James Madison on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m. After two-straight road games in the NCAA Tournament, the Spartans will return to the friendly confines of DeMartin Stadium. Overall, MSU had reached the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament four times in the last six seasons.
It’s been quite a run of surprises for the Michigan State men’s soccer team, which wasn’t even sure if it was going to make the NCAA Tournament. Then, after the Spartans got in, they reeled off three consecutive victories — including two against seeded teams — and now, stunningly, gets to host an Elite Eight game. And, on the individual side of things, junior midfielder Giuseppe Barone learned over the weekend during a tour of the nation’s Capitol following the upset win over Georgetown that he’s a semifinalist for the Hermann Trophy, which goes to the nation’s top player.
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