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Lucas-Perry's career-high 30 points power Spartans

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- Victoria Lucas-Perry scored a career-high 30 points and had seven rebounds, six assists and five steals in Michigan State's 85-66 victory over Indiana State on Friday night.

Lucas-Perry was 11-for-18 from the field, 6-for-10 from 3-point range and 2-for-2 at the foul line for the Spartans (3-1), who finished with 28 assists.

Allyssa DeHaan, a 6-foot-9 freshman, had 17 points, nine rebounds, three assists and four blocked shots, and Rene Haynes added 15 points.

Leah Phillips had 11 points, and Laura Rudolphi and Maria Olsthoorn each added 10 for the Sycamores (2-2), who came in averaging 100.3 points.

After losing to Hofstra on Wednesday night, Michigan State (No. 16 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) played with much more passion and built a 38-26 halftime lead.

Indiana State improved on its 28.1-percent first-half shooting and cut the lead to six before Lucas-Perry and DeHaan took over again.