Michigan State Spartans
Michigan and Michigan State are not only unranked, neither team received a single point in the latest AP Poll.
“This is a little more concerning,” Izzo said. “We’ve got parents calling and wondering.”
MSU’s Travis Trice scored 23 of his 27 points in the second half, and Denzel Valentine finished with 21. Branden Dawson tied a career-high with 18 rebounds to go with his eight points.
The teams will play in 2016 at Michigan State and in 2020 at BYU. The 2016 meeting will be the first ever between the programs.
Maryland (17-2, 5-1) sank 11 3-pointers and limited the Spartans (12-6, 3-2) to 3-for-17 shooting from beyond the arc.
The extra session was finally kind to the Spartans, who had lost their first three overtime games this season, including a double-OT defeat against Maryland late last month.
Calhoun announced his decision at a news conference Sunday before Michigan State’s basketball game against Northwestern.
Michigan State’s Clinton Jones and Michigan’s Rob Lytle have been selected for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame.
Michigan State raced to a 19-4 lead, went up 32-13 late in the first half and built a 30-point cushion with 13:13 to play.
The Spartans, a top-10 defense for the fourth season in a row, play high-powered Baylor at the Cotton Bowl in Narduzzi’s final game before he takes over as Pittsburgh’s head coach.