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Bill Frieder on the Final Four

01 April 2015 Comments are off for this post.
I’ll start this week’s blog with the same words as last week’s: that was fun. The Midwest Regional in Cleveland gave us one good game, one epic blowout and one that bordered on an all-time classic – and…
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Sweet 16 Highlights: (7) Michigan State 62 – (3) Oklahoma 58

28 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
SYRACUSE, N.Y.- Travis Trice scored 24 points and Denzel Valentine added 18 to lead seventh-seeded Michigan State to a 62-58 Sweet Sixteen upset of No. 3-seed Oklahoma. The Sooners led by four at the break, 31-27, but from the time the Spartans knotted the score at 39, the lead see-sawed…
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Tournament Interview: Michigan State Head Coach Tom Izzo

27 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
SYRACUSE, NY – This has been a rollercoaster season for Tom Izzo’s 7th-seeded Spartan team, but Michigan State is gelling at the right time, as they have been playing their best basketball in March.  Michigan State has been solid on defense all season long, but it is the offense that has been most effective…
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Bill Frieder on the Spartans, Bruins, Irish and more

24 March 2015 Comments are off for this post.
Well, that was fun. We had quite the time in Louisville on Thursday, with three one-point games back-to-back-to-back – until Kentucky got involved and stopped the streak. Saturday didn’t have the same late drama, but it was still a ton of fun with my man John Sadak. Now it’s off to Cleveland… What…
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