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The Unofficial Visit is a sports podcast focused primarily on MSU/UM/ND/Detroit. We visit you weekly and there is nothing official about it.

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+3 I think that’s the craziest MSU basketball comeback I’ve ever seen.  Been trying to rack my brain for the last 10 minutes, but with it being the most prominent comeback in B1G history, going to be hard to beat that.  What makes it more noticeable, is that you are

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+3 I’m so happy for Miles Bridges and Tom Izzo. Bridges is the best person, that is a great player, as you will ever find your entire life. For that kid to come back, go through the challenges of the move to the three spot, and have that kind of

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You’ve seen a lot of articles, columns, and podcasts regarding the MSU vs. Purdue showdown. Here’s a different angle that includes some specific X’s and O’s as well as why “little things” matter. Purdue’s Motion Offense vs. MSU’s gap-based man to man Purdue’s offense is ranked in the top 5%

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It’s has been an unusual basketball season for Michigan State basketball fans. On one hand, there’s excitement about tying the record for best start in school history at 22-3. On the other hand, the Spartans lost to Michigan at home and laid a major egg on the road at Ohio

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+3 1. Matt McQuaid. Simply, Matt McQuaid. We don’t build the lead without him in the first half. The shot he hit with just over a minute left, following one of the worst 4 minutes stretches of basketball in history, was the shot of the game. We saw him start

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  +3 The second half. Matt McQuaid’s defense of Tony Carr, not to mention his two huge 3’s, significantly impacted the second half.  Carr couldn’t be stopped in the first 12 minutes where he scored 14 points.  McQuaid forced him into tough shots and made him a passer at times

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@TheUNOVisit on Twitter Podcast is “theunofficialvisit” on iTunes +3 1. Jaren Jackson Jr. is our best player and probably has been for some time. His ability to impact the game on both ends of the floor continues to be more and more visible each game. His basketball IQ and way

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+3 Shot 68% on the road in the B1G game. 44% from 3 and 82% at the line. Wow. Scored 87 points. Averaging 1.81 points per possession. Those are silly numbers. Illinois is 13th in B1G scoring defense and 13th in field goal percentage defense. We saw some of why

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That headline immediately makes many Spartan and Wolverine fans shudder, shake their heads, and yell at their screen! I get it. Comparing the two is almost as bad as a someone playing for one and then going to coach for another (thank you, Dan Enos). I have often said on our

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