Minnesota vs Michigan State Wrap - Michigan State Wins 87-75
|Minnesota vs Michigan State Wrap - Michigan State Wins 87-75|
Michigan State earned an 87-75 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, getting 24 points from Keith Appling at Breslin Center.
Michigan State was a 11-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Michigan State got 19 points from Gary Harris and another 15 points from Kenny Kaminski. Denzel Valentine contributed 4 assists, while Denzel Valentine cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Minnesota got 24 points from Andre Hollins in a losing cause and another 17 points from Malik Smith. Deandre Mathieu contributed 3 assists for them, while Elliott Eliason had 11 rebounds.
Michigan State trailed at halftime, 41-36.
The rebound battle favored Michigan State as they grabbed 44 boards, while Minnesota only had 32.