Spartans Dominate the East to Head to Minneapolis

The kelly green and white sea saw rocked back and forth evenly for thirty-nine plus minutes at the Capital One Arena in the nation’s capital. Fans remained on their feet as the Duke Blue Devils adorned in their white uniforms traded scores, with the Spartans of Michigan State University before a missed free throw enabled the Spartans to prevail 68-67.  

“I’ve had some great Final Fours, but this one ranks right up there with maybe the best, the way we had to do it all season,” said the Spartan Head Coach Tom Izzo as he heads to his eighth Final Four.   

The Spartans, sporting their green uniforms were well-coached, aggressive and confident but came into this game as the underdog and …

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#11 Syracuse upset #3 Michigan State and Head to the Sweet 16

Little Caesars Arena looked and felt like a Michigan State home game as “Go Green! Go White!” chants boomed before tip-off.  The atmosphere was setting the stage for a fun and exciting game.  After all, Tom Izzo has made 13 Sweet Sixteen’s, 7 Final Fours, and has 1 National Championship to his name.  You would think it would be Sparty’s night, but the Orange of Syracuse would have something to say about that.

The #11 seed Syracuse is led by Jim Boeheim, who much like Izzo has an impressive resume.  In his 42 seasons on the bench, he has reached 18 Sweet Sixteen’s, 5 Final Fours, and also has won a national championship.  His style of play is to get …

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#11 Syracuse Upsets # 3 Michigan State and heads to the Sweet 16

Little Caesars Arena looked and felt like a Michigan State home game as “Go Green! Go White!” chants boomed before tip-off.  The atmosphere was setting the stage for a fun and exciting game.  After all, Tom Izzo has made 13 Sweet Sixteen’s, 7 Final Fours, and has 1 National Championship to his name.  You would think it would be Sparty’s night, but the Orange of Syracuse would have something to say about that.

The #11 seed Syracuse is led by Jim Boeheim, who much like Izzo has an impressive resume.  In his 42 seasons on the bench, he has reached 18 Sweet Sixteen’s, 5 Final Fours, and also has won a national championship.  His style of play is to get …

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