Michigan State Spartans Hockey Schedule in 2014-2015
The Michigan State Spartans hockey team is ready to hit the
ice and face off with all of the best opponents that the NCAA ranks have to offer this season. The Spartans always have a
talented group of players that are ready to take on all comers, and this season should be no different. The Spartans play
in the Big Ten Conference, one that is known for housing some of the top hockey programs in the nation. The Spartans struggled
a bit in 2013-14 and are looking to bounce back this time around. Reaching the top of the Big Ten standings is never easy,
but this team looks like they could be up to this task in 2014-15. The Spartans will have to go through a gauntlet of tough
matchups at home, which should make for some riveting hockey action for Michigan State fans to enjoy.
The Spartans will
surely be looking forward to taking on the Minnesota Golden Gophers in 2014-15. The Gophers were the best team in the Big
Ten last season, and they'll be looking to take home the best record in the conference yet again this time around. The Spartans
would love to get a win against them.
Another top team that will come to East Lansing this season is the Wisconsin Badgers,
another squad that fared well last season. The Spartans will have their work cut out for them when the Badgers arrive, and
it's sure to be a game that no hockey fan wants to miss.
Michigan State Spartans Hockey History
State Spartans have enjoyed a lot of success since the program began in 1922. With three National Championships and eleven
Frozen Four appearances in the school's history, the Spartans have been thrilling their fans for over nine decades. Michigan
State Hockey enjoyed a prolonged period of success under legendary coach Ron Mason, who made the NCAA Tournament all but 4
years in his 23 seasons as the leader of the Spartans. Under Mason, they won a National Championship in 1986 and made the
NCAA Tournament nine times in a row twice, including three Frozen Four appearances. After another successful stretch under
Mason's successor Rick Comley, the Spartans are now led by first year head coach Tom Anastos. The team is young and every
games gives them incredible experience to take with them. With senior captain Greg Wolfe leading the way, the Spartans are
well positioned for the a bright future.
There is no scene in college sports quite like
a hockey game, how the sounds float off of the ice, the school band plays and fans pound on the glass. The Michigan State
Spartans play great hockey at home and their fans are a big reason why. The Green and White faithful come to Munn Ice Arena
every home game ready to do their part to get the Spartans a big win. The new Big 10 is tough and stacked with lots of talent
from the Ohio State Buckeyes, Michigan Wolverines and Minnesota Golden Gophers. The Spartans always need to bring their A-game
and so do the fans. Luckily for the Spartans Men's Hockey team, the Green and White faithful always show up and their home
record reflects it. Don't miss your chance to see more Spartans action as the season winds down. Whether the sport is football,
basketball, hockey, men's or women's, the Michigan State fans always bring their best efforts and seem to always be rewarded
with great play from an amazing group of student athletes. When it comes to college hockey, Munn Ice Arena is one of the hottest
venues with the loudest fans, so make sure you get your tickets before the season is over because there is nothing quite like
seeing hockey live.
Michigan State Spartans Hockey Trivia
Which Michigan State Spartan has gone on to
incredible heights in the NHL and represented the United States as the goaltender in Vancouver when the US brought home the
Michigan State legend Ryan Miller led the US to a fantastic Olympic run in 2010, including earning himself
the tournament MVP award with an incredible save percentage of.946%. During his time in East Lansing, Ryan Miller set an NCAA
record with 26 shutouts on his way to winning the Hobie Baker Award in 2001, only the second goaltender to do so.
State Spartans Hockey Fans
The sport of hockey seems to bring out some serious passion in its fans, and that is certainly
the case when it comes to the Michigan State hockey team. Fans pack into the arena each and every season to see this team
in action, and they are never disappointed. Seeing a game in person is the best way to truly appreciate how incredible the
skills of these student-athletes really are. Join the biggest fans of this team in the stands this season to see some top-notch