NCAAB Terps 

Terps fall to Sparty on the road: Troy’s Takeaways

In what was thought weeks ago to be a matchup of Big Ten goliaths,, Maryland and Michigan State’s matchup on Saturday lived up to the billing. Michigan State defeated Maryland, 74-65, to snap a three game losing streak. Here are MyMindOnSports’ Troy Jefferson five takeaways. 1. Michigan State is still a top tier team After a 13-0 start, Michigan State… Read More
NCAAB NCAAF 

Michigan State: Basketball or Football School?

As I watched Michigan State dispatch Louisville on Sunday to head to the ninth Final Four in program history, while the pro-MSU crowd broke into their alternating “Go Green! Go White!” chant, an age-old question entered my mind: Is MSU a basketball or football school? The other three schools in this year’s Final Four don’t have the kind of debate… Read More
NCAAB Terps 

2015 Big Ten Tournament Preview

MyMindOnSport’s Troy Jefferson previews and predicts the Big Ten Tournament, which begins on March 11th and concludes on March 15th. Frontrunners Wisconsin (16-2) Frank Kaminsky and the Badgers are the favorites to win the Big Ten Tournament. Bo Ryan’s gritty style will make for a tough out but a team with impact bigs like Purdue and UMD could give them… Read More
NCAAB 

Pre-Season Top-15 Predictions

    1. Michigan State Spartans When Gary Harris and Adreian Payne both decided to spurn the NBA and return to school, SpartyNation and coach Tom Izzo were overjoyed. With Harris and Payne now in tow, Izzo has most of his core back in Lansing.  The team did, however, lose Derrick Nix, who was the second leading rebounder on the… Read More