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Final

Michigan State 54

(19-6, 10-2 Big Ten)

(13) Purdue 52

(21-5, 10-2 Big Ten)

    3:10 PM ET, February 11, 2007

    1 2 T
    MSU 23 3154
    #13PUR 35 1752

    Top Performers

    Michigan St: A. Jefferson 15 Pts, 12 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

    Purdue: J. Howell 12 Pts, 3 Reb

    Michigan St. wins fourth straight, ties Purdue in Big Ten

    Associated Press

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Mia Johnson hit a game-winning 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds left to help Michigan State (No. 24 ESPN/USA Today) beat No. 13 Purdue 54-52 on Sunday.

    Aisha Jefferson led the Spartans (19-6, 10-2 Big Ten) with 15 points and 12 rebounds, Rene Haynes scored 11 points and Johnson added 10 points. It was the Spartans fourth straight win and moved them into a tie with Purdue for second place in the conference.

    Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton led Purdue with 15 points, 10 rebounds and a school-record nine blocks. Jodi Howell added 12 points for the Boilermakers (21-5, 10-2). Purdue lost for the second time in four games. The Boilermakers led by as many as 17 points in the first half in front of a crowd of 9,667.

    The Spartans outrebounded the Boilermakers 47-34 and forced 20 turnovers. Michigan State held Purdue to 28 percent shooting in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MSU
    PUR
    Points 54 52
    FG Made-Attempted 22-67 (.328) 15-40 (.375)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 5-18 (.278)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 6-6 (1.000)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 4 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 14

    Game Leaders

     
    MSU
    PUR
    PointsA. Jefferson 15J. Howell 12
    ReboundsA. Jefferson 12E. Lawless 7
    AssistsA. Jefferson 4F. Malone 5
    StealsA. Jefferson 3F. Malone 4

    2006-07 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 11, 2007 PUR 70, @MSU 60Recap | Box Score
    » Feb 11, 2007 MSU 54, @PUR 52Recap | Box Score
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