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Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Final Thoughts

Well, it most certainly has been an exciting couple months when it comes to the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic.  With all of the hype and hoopla surrounding it, it was almost hard to believe that this day was ever going to come. It has, and here we are. It only seems fitting that my fellow […]

Tom Izzo and Roy Williams Talk About the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Uniforms

From the shoes to the jerseys, players know that they are going to have to look good. It’s not like this event isn’t going to be broadcast to millions of viewers around the world or anything (100% sarcastic).

Sports Science’s Take On The Quicken Loans Carrier Classic

One of my all-time favorite segments on ESPN, Sports Science, examined all of the different variables that will go into playing a basketball game outdoors on an aircraft carrier.

Quicken Loans CMO Jay Farner Discusses the Carrier Classic and NASCAR on Fox Business Network

Quicken Loans CMO, Jay Farner, was featured on Fox Business Network yesterday to talk about our spanking new NASCAR partnership, the process behind figuring out which team to sponsor, as well as the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic. With regards to the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, Jay stated, “We’re proud to be the lead sponsor for the Quicken […]

Quicken Loans Carrier Classic: A Look at the Coaches

UNC and MSU have two of the better programs in the NCAA. In both of these programs, it is about much more than basketball – it is about creating better men.

Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Trophy Officially Unveiled

On November 4th, the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic trophy was officially unveiled for the public, and like we had all imagined, it is a thing of beauty.

The Story Behind the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Trophy

As with any big-time game that involves bragging rights, the players dream of hoisting the trophy above their heads with elation. For the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, the trophy that will be awarded to the winner has been cast and created. Let me tell you something – it is truly remarkable.

All-Time MSU Greats vs. All-Time UNC Greats: Who Would Win?

Any sports fan loves to play these games: what would happen if Michael Jordan, in his prime, played LeBron James one-on-one for a Big Mac, or who would win a game of H-O-R-S-E between Larry Bird and Dwight Howard? In light of the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, my imaginative side got brewin’ and I asked […]

Michigan State University vs. University of North Carolina: 2009 NCAA Championship Game Recap

For University of North Carolina fans, it was a night that will never be forgotten. The same can apply for Michigan State University fans, but in a totally different manner.


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