Adreian Payne scored 18 points, Branden Dawson had 14 and No. 22 Michigan State beat No. 12 Wisconsin 83-75 on Saturday to reach the Big Ten tournament championship.
A clutch 3-pointer by each team put the game into OT with the Wisconsin Badgers getting the final say beating the Michigan Wolverines 65-62 on Saturday.
The third-ranked Wolverines make their case to re-claim the top spot in the AP poll as they attempt to beat the Badgers on the road for the first time in 14 years Saturday morning local time.
Andrew Maxwell threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Bennie Fowler to give the Michigan State Spartans the overtime victory against the Wisconsin Badgers 16-13 on Saturday.
The Spartans come out on the short end of a high scoring Big Ten Championship game as No. 11 Michigan State falls to No. 15 Wisconsin Badgers 42-39 on Saturday.
The Michigan State Spartans continue the downward spiral with an 82-56 loss to the Badgers in Wisconsin on Sunday.