Why an outsiders look? Well, two reasons…first off there is no Michigan State SB Nation blog, so for any MSU fans out there with some extra time, go for it. Secondly, I won’t pretend to be or declare to be an expert on the college basketball landscape at this point as I have been pretty enamored with football season and at this point have only found time for the Jayhawks in basketball. With those two disclaimers in mind here’s a run down of my thoughts on the Big 10 and 2008-2009 Michigan State basketball squad and season to date.
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First off, the Big 10 is widely believed to be a strong league this year with a significant amount of parity. That said
So what do we know about
As far as the players the Spartens are led by junior forward Raymar Morgan. Morgan is averaging 15.2 points and 7 rebounds per game and will likely matchup against the youthful Morris twins against
I hope I’m not overly pessimistic and hopefully the early look at MSU isn’t totally off base. More to come obviously as we get into the weekend, standard game preview, game thread and anything else that pops into my head over the next few days. If any of you all out there have intimate knowledge of the inner workings of Spartan basketball, do share, make me feel better about our chances and most of all help me keep my eye on the prize.