NEW YORK — It’s been said millions of times – this MSU team has never been to a Final Four.
NEW YORK — MSU is one step away from a trip to the Final Four, but they came out flatter than a four-day old soda. However, the Spartans dug their heels in late in the half to snatch the lead from UConn and head into the locker room with a 25-21 lead.
NEW YORK — Gary Harris doesn’t remember much from his first college game.
NEW YORK — It doesn’t get much better than this.
NEW YORK — A close game is what fans were expecting, and that’s just what the fans have gotten, as the No. 4 seed MSU men’s basketball team leads No. 1 seed Virginia 31-27 at the half.
What does the President of the United States have in common with ESPN analysts and hundreds of MSU fans?
They all predicted the Spartans would be NCAA champions.
When long-time MSU Veterinary Medical Center client Cory Russell trailered her horse Ben to East Lansing from her home in Chelsea, Mich., for surgery, she had little hope he would pull through.
“He was (laying) down in the trailer on the ride up there and the vet said to me, ‘Cory, it’s not looking good. I need to warn you,’” she said.