Texas Southern imposed its own penalty on the women’s basketball team, withdrawing from the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament that begins Wednesday.
Gary Harris scored 19 points, including 14 in a lopsided first half, to lead No. 21 Michigan State past Texas Southern 69-41 on Sunday.
Some criticized Tom Izzo’s penchant for tough scheduling after Michigan State’s disappointing loss in its opener. The benefits surfaced just four days later.
After an 0-2 start – Michigan State picks up its first win beating Texas Southern 76-41 on Friday night at the Breslin.