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If you want to talk college sports with a Big 10 flavor, but national perspective, Sparty Talk is the place for you. Every week, we'll start in E. Lansing with the Michigan State Spartans and move outward from there.

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Satchmo and DB discuss how the transfer portal is changing college sports, how MSU football and basketball are handling the portal, Spartan baseball, the NFL draft, Red Wings and more in this edition of Sparty Talk. They also throw in... more

The Michigan State hockey team fell just short of the Frozen Four. They gymnastics team fell just short in their regional final thanks to some questionable judging. The women's basketball final four was amazing. The men's -- meh.... more

The NCAA tournament committee have a lot of explaining to do. The hockey regionals make no sense. Neither do the gymnastics seedings. Satchmo and DB discuss this and what happened to both the men's and women's basketball... more

March is more than just Izzo at Michigan State now. Both the men's and women's hoops teams are dancing. The hockey team will be one of the top seeds in the NCAA tournament. The gymnastics team is in the top ten. Five wrestlers made... more

Michigan State's men's basketball team has found its grit. Michigan State's women's basketball team is in the hunt for an NCAA tournament berth. The Michigan State hockey team is holding its own against top competition. The... more

When Michigan beat Washington to win the national championship, we learned that cheaters sometime prosper. What other lessons can Michigan State learn from Michigan's tainted title? Satchmo and DB discuss. They also explore why... more

One thing is certain -- Alan Haller knows how to run a search for a new coach. Satchmo and DB critique the coaching search, talk about whether Michigan State ended up with the right football coach and what Jonathan Smith needs to do... more

Satchmo and DB discuss Michigan State's return to the upper levels of college hockey relevance, the Spartan men's basketball team getting off to a slow start, the women's basketball team's quick start and the women's soccer... more

When football hot stove talk is more interesting than discussing what's happening on the field, it's time to turn to basketball. And that's exactly what Satchmo and DB are doing with Michigan State. But not before they take one more... more

Satchmo and DB dive (again) into the Mel Tucker aftermath, what went wrong against Maryland, what to expect for the rest of the season and what to expect in the offseason. From coaching rumors to what to expect in the transfer portal... more

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