4:00 PM ET, January 17, 2009
Breslin Center, East Lansing, Michigan
Michigan St. ekes out 11th straight victory, 28th consecutive win at home
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State leaned on its ability to dominate the offensive glass and a raucous crowd to keep a couple of winning streaks alive.
• Michigan State won its 11th straight game overall and 28th in a row at home.
• The Spartans have now won five of their six against the Illini after losing five straight.
• Illinois has now lost 10 of its last 13 Big Ten road games.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||22-54 (.407)||22-55 (.400)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-23 (.217)||3-14 (.214)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-13 (.615)||16-23 (.696)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||22 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|