Officials with five universities in the Big 12 had preliminary talks in 2010 to work out a deal to join the Big Ten and form a 16-team superconference.
The Southeastern Conference wants a level playing field.
Former Duke guard Rasheed Sulaimon will play his final season at Maryland.
Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio has never shied away from fanning the rivalry flames between Michigan State and Michigan.
Michigan State led 57-46 after going on a 17-5 run midway through the second half, only to have Wisconsin come back.
Travis Trice scored 20 points as Michigan State rallied to beat No. 8 Maryland, 62-58, on Saturday in the Big Ten semifinals.
Travis Trice scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half as the Spartans (22-10) advanced to the Big Ten semifinals for the fifth straight year.
The Wolverines (15-15, 8-10 Big Ten) finished a disappointing regular season on a positive note, winning for only the second time in their last nine games.
The Spartans (21-10, 11-6) have won two straight and six of eight as they try to earn the No. 3 seed in the Big Ten tournament.
Wisconsin wasn’t about to let up after clinching at least a tie for the Big Ten title last weekend.