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.

2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Player Preview

While the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic is a rematch of the 2009 NCAA national championship game between MSU and UNC, there are only three active players on the current rosters who actually played in that game.

Magic Johnson – MSU’s Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Honorary Captain

Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson is the honorary captain of the Michigan State University Spartans for the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic. You’ve probably heard that already. It’s certainly all over the news about the event. In anticipation of the game, I wanted to take a closer look at one of my basketball heroes.

MSU Basketball Players Give a Quicken Loans Carrier Classic Preview

Michigan State University basketball players and coach Tom Izzo talk about their excitement toward the upcoming Quicken Loans Carrier Classic.

A Week Aboard the USS Carl Vinson

Great video of pictures and images from life aboard the USS Carl Vinson

Video: Getting Ready for the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic

It’s just 23 days and a few hours until the big event. Are you feeling the excitement? Are you ready to rock the boat?

Happy 236th Birthday, Navy!

Happy Birthday, Navy. We are proud to be your partner in the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic, and are proud to serve alongside you for many years to come.

President Obama to Attend 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic

The White House has confirmed that President Barack Obama will attend the Quicken Loans Carrier Classic on November 11, 2011.
“”This Veterans Day, President Obama will honor our nation’s veterans by laying a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery and then by traveling to San Diego, California, to attend the Carrier Classic on the deck of the USS Carl Vinson,” the White House said in a statement. “He looks forward to a great game between Michigan State and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.”

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James Worthy Replaces Michael Jordan as UNC Honorary Captain

University of North Carolina coach Roy Williams announced on October 7 that James Worthy will take the place of his UNC teammate, Michael Jordan, as the honorary captain for the Tar Heels as they take on the Spartans of MSU on Veterans Day.  Although many novice sports fans remember (freshman) Michael Jordan sinking the game […]


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