Impressive roster of players assembled for Michigan State alumni game

December 10, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Michigan State will host an alumni game at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Jenison Fieldhouse, and the rosters for the game (although they are subject to [...]

Hoop Convos: John Girdwood discusses ‘Our Dreams’ film

December 10, 2012 in Cover Story, Hoop Convos, Professional, Video

There are few things better than getting philosophical about the game of basketball. In ‘Hoop Convos,’BallinMichigan will do just that, engaging in (hopefully) meaningful, free-flowing conversations with compelling writers and thinkers [...]

Tim Bograkos on Tom Izzo’s teachings: “You have to be willing to take yourself places others won’t go”

November 9, 2012 in Division I

Former Flint Central standout and Michigan State player Tim Bograkos was featured in a video for the Michigan State Alumni Association, discussing what he learned from Tom Izzo. It’s short [...]

Michigan State’s Media Day reveals lots of unanswered questions — and that’s a good thing

October 11, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Michigan State is tasked with replacing a player in Draymond Green who was not only one of the most respected leaders in the Tom Izzo era, but [...]

Flint basketball community remembers Jody Allen

July 16, 2012 in High School

By Patrick Hayes The names of Flint basketball players who went on to successful college and pro careers are familiar ones. But the talented players who don’t make it out [...]

Tim Bograkos featured in Greater Lansing Sport Magazine

July 5, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Tim Bograkos, a former Flint Central standout and Michigan State walk-on who became a valuable rotation player, recently wrote a guest column for Greater Lansing Sport Magazine. [...]