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INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 30: Head coach John Beilein of the Michigan Wolverines shouts to his players against the Kentucky Wildcats during the midwest regional final of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 30, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

No. 14 Maryland Beats Michigan, 66-56, For 5th Straight Win

The Wolverines went 19 for 52 from the floor, including 5 for 21 beyond the arc, in losing for the sixth time in seven games.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2015

Denzel Valentine. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Valentine (Yes, Really) Sinks Game-Winner For Michigan State

Michigan State’s Denzel Valentine celebrated Feb. 14 in style, sinking a 3-pointer with 3.2 seconds remaining to give Michigan State a 59-56 victory over No. 23 Ohio State.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

LINCOLN, NE - JANUARY 24: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks to his team during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena January 24, 2015 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Illinois Holds On To Beat Michigan State, 59-54

The Spartans finished 7 of 18 at the line, showing why they entered the game 14th in the conference in free throws and 321st in the nation.

97.1 The Ticket–02/07/2015

LINCOLN, NE - JANUARY 24: Head coach Tom Izzo of the Michigan State Spartans talks to his team during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena January 24, 2015 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Michigan State Faces Quick Turnaround Before Michigan

Although neither team is ranked, Sunday’s game is still a big one with potential NCAA tournament implications.

97.1 The Ticket–01/30/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 24:  Frank Kaminsky #44 of the Wisconsin Badgers has the ball knocked loose by Aubrey Dawkins #24 of the Michigan Wolverines as Ricky Doyle #32 helps defend during overtime of a Big Ten game at Crisler Arena on January 24, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Wisconsin defeated Michigan 69-64. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

No. 6 Wisconsin Holds Off Michigan, 69-64, In Overtime

The Wolverines tied the game on Derrick Walton’s 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds left in regulation, but the Badgers went right back to their 7-footer, Kaminsky, in overtime.

97.1 The Ticket–01/25/2015

EAST LANSING, MI - DECEMBER 30: Michigan State Spartans head basketball coach Tom Izzo watches the action during the second half of the game against the Maryland Terrapins at the Breslin Center on December 30, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Maryland defeated Michigan State 68-66. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Spartans Can’t Complete Comeback, Lose 79-77 To Huskers

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/24/2015

Ricky Doyle #32 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates after scoring against the Illinois Fighting Illini during the second half at Crisler Arena on December 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Doyle scored 13 points in a 73-65 overtime win. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Michigan Escapes Wild Finish With 56-54 Win Over Northwestern

Freshman Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman nailed a 3-pointer with less than a minute to go, giving Michigan (11-7, 4-2 Big Ten) a 56-52 lead with 1:02 left.

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2015

(Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

No. 14 Maryland Routs Michigan State, 75-59

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2015

EAST LANSING, MI - JANUARY 11: Bryn Forbes #5  and Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans celebrate during the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at the Breslin Center on January 11, 2015 in East Lansing, Michigan. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Michigan State Holds Off Northwestern, 84-77, In Overtime

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.

97.1 The Ticket–01/11/2015

Spike Albrecht #2 of the Michigan Wolverines goes to the basket against in FILE photo.  (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Michigan Rallies For 62-57 Win Over Minnesota

The Wolverines trailed 49-40 after Minnesota’s Nate Mason made 3-pointer with 8:56 remaining, but the Golden Gophers went nearly seven minutes before their next field goal.

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2015

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