Michigan State Loses to Duke; Couch Fires in East Lansing Ensue
Michigan State is known for two things: its world-renowned School of Packaging and couch fires. Whenever the Spartans lose – or win – a big basketball game, furniture will burn in East Lansing.
Following the school's 71-61 loss to Duke in the Sweet 16 Friday, Michigan State students did what they do:
Officials say they have responded to about 14 or 15 fires across East Lansing following MSU's loss to Duke in the Sweet 16.— The State News (@thesnews) March 30, 2013
Sparty fire calculator: 14 or 15 fires for a Sweet 16 loss. 61 fires for a Final Four loss.