7:35 PM ET, March 19, 2010
• Kalin Lucas scored a career-high 25 points, helping Michigan State overcome 38.5 percent shooting from the floor to beat New Mexico State.
• Michigan State is a perfect 6-0 in first round games as a No. 5 seed in the NCAA tournament.
• New Mexico State's Troy Gillenwater posted his third double-double of the season in the loss.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
SPOKANE, WA - MARCH 19: Kalin Lucas #1 of the Michigan St. Spartans drives to the basket against the New Mexico...(Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||23-57 (.404)||20-53 (.377)|
|3P Made-Attempted||8-21 (.381)||7-19 (.368)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-22 (.591)||23-33 (.697)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||22 (0/0)||22 (0/0)|
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