Keith Appling

Gary Harris #14 of the Michigan State Spartans (credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Michigan State Guard Gary Harris

The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.

02/25/2014

Jim Larranaga (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Larranaga, Miami Have Big Opportunity Against Michigan State

The Hurricanes couldn’t really be a contender at the top of the league, could they? We’ll have a pretty good idea if that’s possible after Wednesday night when Miami hosts Michigan State as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.

11/28/2012

Sean Miller (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Arizona will be the deepest team Sean Miller has had in his nine seasons as a head coach. The Wildcats have 10 legitimate candidates to start and won’t see much of a drop off when a reserve takes the floor.

09/27/2012

NCAA Basketball Tournament - Kansas State - Syracuse

Rothstein Files: Thursday’s Sweet 16 Primer

Jon Rothstein breaks down Thursday’s Sweet 16 games and makes predictions for the four matchups.

WFAN–03/22/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From The Champions Classic

Very few times in life do the stars align perfectly, but that’s exactly what happened Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–11/16/2011