Injuries Often A Factor When Michigan State Plays Michigan"I think there's been some bizarre injuries — and more than one," Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said. "If it's one, you can survive it. If it gets to be two and three, I think that changes it."
Irvin Leads Michigan To 79-72 Win Over Penn StateZak Irvin scored 20 points and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman added 15 as Michigan swept the season series from Penn State.
Robinson Scores 21, Michigan Ends Huskers' Roll In 81-68 WinDuncan Robinson's backdoor cut for a dunk put the Wolverines up six points, and they made all 10 of their free throws in the last 3 minutes.
Refs Ignore Obvious Fouls In Crazy Final Sequence; Ball State Beats Eastern Michigan At Buzzer [VIDEO]Eagles play-by-play announcer Ryan Wooley talked about the crazy sequence after the game.
Michigan Holds Off Upset-Minded Minnesota, 74-69Michigan shot 9 of 31 from 3-point range, snapping a streak of seven games in which the Wolverines had made at least 10 shots from beyond the arc.
Nebraska Holds On To Beat No. 11 Michigan State, 72-71Denzel Valentine missed a shot just before the buzzer to allow Nebraska to hold on for a 72-71 win over Michigan State on Wednesday night.
Wisconsin Beats No. 4 Michigan State, 77-76The Spartans had a final chance to win, but Denzel Valentine missed a 3-pointer and Matt Costello's last-second side jumper bounced off the rim.
No. 16 Iowa Beats Michigan, 82-71Derrick Walton Jr. had 16 points for Michigan (13-5, 3-2). The Wolverines played their fourth straight game without star Caris LeVert, who was out with a left leg injury.
Felder Scores 22 Points As Oakland Beats Detroit, 86-82, In Metro SeriesOakland trailed by as many as eight points in the first half but surged 17-10 in the final five minutes of the period to take a 43-40 lead at halftime on a Dorsey-Walker 3-pointer.
No. 20 Purdue Dominates Middle In 87-70 Win Over MichiganMuhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman scored a career-high 25 points on 10-of-16 shooting. Derrick Walton Jr. added 12 points as Michigan (12-4, 2-1) had its six-game winning streak snapped.
No. 1 Michigan State Bounces Back To Beat Minnesota, 69-61Matt Costello contributed 17 points and 15 rebounds, both career highs, for the Spartans four days after they fell 78-63 to the Hawkeyes in their Big Ten opener.
With LeVert Injured, Michigan Still Routs Penn State, 79-56Zak Irvin had 16 points and seven assists, and Michigan had no trouble overcoming LeVert's absence in an impressive 79-56 win over Penn State on Saturday.