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EVANSTON, IL - JANUARY 15: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans reacts after calling a time out against the Northwestern Wildcats at Welsh-Ryan Arena on January 15, 2014 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Harris Leads Spartans Past Northwestern 54-40

Gary Harris scored 14 points and No. 4 Michigan State beat Northwestern 54-40 on Wednesday night for its ninth straight win.

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