Coaches vs. Cancer Classic - Oklahoma Falls 87-76 Against Michigan State - Game Recap
Michigan State got a 27-point performance from Keith Appling as they ran past Oklahoman 87-76 on Saturday at Barclays Center.
Michigan State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread.
Michigan State got 21 points from Gary Harris and another 18 points from Branden Dawson. Denzel Valentine contributed 5 assists, while Branden Dawson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Oklahoma got 32 points from Cameron Clark in a losing cause and another 15 points from Isaiah Cousins. Jordan Woodard contributed 7 assists for them, while Cameron Clark had 7 rebounds.
Michigan State led at halftime, 45-31.
Michigan State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.