Tom Izzo knows what to expect when it comes to his basketball team.
Champ: Damien Brunner for his 2 goals and 2 assists on Sunday.
Can Michigan State exploit its advantage inside – The Spartans’ Adreian Payne is vastly improved and Derrick Nix is solid.
Gary Harris scored 15 points and Keith Appling added 14 points before leaving the game with an injury to help No. 12 Michigan State bounce back from a poor first half to beat No. 18 Minnesota 61-50 Wednesday night.
Keith Appling’s four crucial free throws Thursday night weren’t nearly as exciting as his late basket in Michigan State’s win over Kansas back in November.
1. Ray McCallum Jr., Detroit-Mercy – The Titans often fly under the radar, but McCallum should not.
Michigan State gave its players another opportunity to relish.
Michigan State’s Keith Appling appears poised to make this his breakout season.
Michigan State has a wish list of sorts when it comes to their NCAA tournament game against Louisville on Thursday night.
Keith Appling scored a career-high 25 points and sparked a 20-0 second-half run to help No. 16 Michigan State hand No. 13 Indiana its first loss of the season, 80-65 on Wednesday night.