The Northwestern Wildcats hope they can finally move on from their fourth-quarter struggles.
Michigan State left the field after its final home game with a familiar feeling.
Jeff Budzien kicked a 27-yard field goal with 7:30 remaining, and Northwestern was able to hold on to this fourth-quarter lead, beating Michigan State 23-20 on Saturday.
He is a former walk-on at Northwestern and he stood out with his sizable girth and teeny-tiny little #1 on the front of his jersey.
The Michigan Wolverines (7-3, 5-1 Big Ten) tie the game with seconds left during regulation play and beat No. 24 Northwestern Wildcats (7-3, 3-3 Big Ten) 38-31 in overtime on Saturday.
Look for Michigan State tight end Dion Sims to have a breakout season and earn first-team All-Big Ten honors
The Michigan State Spartans end their 15-game winning streak in less than stellar fashion losing to the Northwestern Wildcats 81-74 on Saturday.
Tim Hardaway Jr. was a bit careless while contesting Alex Marcotullio’s shot, fouling the 3-point shooter with 0.3 seconds remaining in a game Michigan led by three.
Although Darius Morris left for the NBA following last season, Michigan hasn’t lost a step with freshman Trey Burke taking over at point guard.
Michigan State ends the regular season strong beating the Northwestern Wildcats 31-17 Saturday.