College Basketball

No. 6 Michigan State Blows Past No. 19 Iowa, 82-67

Jan 24, 2019
Tom Izzo
Al Martin - WKAR

Cassius Winston scored 23 points, Nick Ward had 21 points with 10 rebounds and the Spartans beat No. 19 Iowa 82-67 on Thursday night, extending their winning streak to 13 games.

Current Sports | January 18, 2019

Jan 18, 2019
Cassius Winston
MSU Athletics

MSU Basketball; Nick Ward; Cassius Winston; NFL Playoffs; Fit Fridays; Tom Brady; AFC Championship; NFC Championship

Nick Ward

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Tom Izzo wasn't impressed with much of No. 6 Michigan State's double-digit victory over Penn State.

Former MSU Basketball Coach Gus Ganakas Dies

Jan 11, 2019
Gus Ganakas
MSU Spartans

(Courtesy MSU Athletics) Former Michigan State men’s basketball head coach Gus Ganakas, who coached the Spartans from 1969-76 and was part of the athletics department from 1964 until his retirement in 2000, passed away on Friday, Jan. 11.  He was 92 (1926-2019).

MSU Athletics

Michigan State Men's Basketball; Northwestern Men's Basketball; Breslin Center; Detroit Pistons; Depression in Football; NPR

Justin Layne
MSU Athletics

Michigan State Football; Mark Dantonio; Justin Layne; Redbox Bowl; Eron Harris; Michigan State Men's Basketball; Overseas Basketball

Trevor Darnell
Trevor Darnell

MSU graduate Trevor Darnell joined WKAR's Current Sports with Al Martin to discuss legalized sports gambling in America. 

MSU Basketball
MSU Athletics

The No. 10 Michigan State men's basketball team spoke to the media prior to Tuesday night's matchup against No. 1 Kansas at the Champions Classic in Indianapolis, IN inside Bankers Life Fieldhouse. No. 4 Duke will play No. 2 Kentucky directly after the Spartans and Jayhawks duel. This will be the season-opener for the Spartans, who are looking to rebound from an early exit in last year's NCAA Tournament. 

Current Sports | October 26, 2018

Oct 26, 2018

Tom Izzo; Nick Ward; Cassius Winston; Michigan State Men's Basketball; Michigan State Football; Purdue Football; MSU Men's Basketball Media Day; Brian Lewerke

Nick Ward
@IamNickWard / Twitter

East Lansing, Mich. –  Michigan State men’s basketball sophomore forward Nick Ward has elected to return for his junior year and will be withdrawing his name from consideration for the 2018 NBA Draft.