The Michigan Wolverines will likely miss the tournament due largely to the loss of Caris LeVert.
What to watch for in the lead up to the madness of the next couple weeks.
Sunday night in Champaign, the Spartans (19-8, 10-4) got even, hitting 17 of 20 from the line on the way to a 60-53 win.
Collin Hartman scored a free throw before Michigan missed a game-tying shot just before the buzzer.
Denzel Valentine had 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists, and Michigan State held rival Michigan scoreless in overtime …
Both teams lost in the regional finals of the NCAA tournament, leaving Wisconsin as the Big Ten’s lone representative at the Final Four
Michigan and Michigan State are not only unranked, neither team received a single point in the latest AP Poll.
It’s a burgeoning rivalry in the Metro Detroit area and the Horizon league that’s hot enough to melt any ice in this frigid weather.
Michigan converted clutch free throws down the stretch to hold off Penn State 73-64 Tuesday night.
“Every coach in our league knows that they cheated to get her there,” the coach said.