12:00 PM ET, November 22, 2009
Breslin Center, East Lansing, Michigan
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Long before Jud Heathcote left Michigan State in 1995, he made sure veteran assistant Tom Izzo was hired as his successor.Izzo and Heathcote now are tied atop the Michigan State record book with 340 victories after the No. 2 Spartans' 90-60 win over Valparaiso on Sunday.It'll give the old friends something to discuss Sunday night, when Heathcote was to be inducted into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame in Kansas City.
• Chris Allen led Michigan State with a career-high 22 points as the Spartans won their 43rd straight non-conference game at home (second-longest active streak) and advanced to the semifinals of the Legends Classic.
• Coach Tom Izzo got his 340th win at Michigan State, tying Jud Heathcote for the most in school history.
• Michigan State's Delvon Roe got his second straight double-double with 10 points and a career-high 17 rebounds.
• Valparaiso has now lost 28 straight games vs AP Top 25 teams and 14 straight road games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||21-64 (.328)||32-58 (.552)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-23 (.174)||7-17 (.412)|
|FT Made-Attempted||14-21 (.667)||19-27 (.704)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||18 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|
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