Michigan State vs Connecticut Recap - Connecticut Wins 66-62
|Michigan State vs Connecticut Recap - Connecticut Wins 66-62|
Connecticut got a 25-point performance from Shabazz Napier as they ran past Michigan State 66-62 on Friday at Ramstein Air Base.
Connecticut was an 8-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Connecticut got 13 points from Ryan Boatright and another 12 points from DeAndre Daniels. Ryan Boatright contributed 4 assists, while DeAndre Daniels cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Michigan State got 17 points from Keith Appling in a losing cause and another 15 points from Branden Dawson. Keith Appling contributed 4 assists for them, while Derrick Nix had 11 rebounds.
Connecticut led at halftime, 40-33.
Michigan State had a 43-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.