Michigan State Downs Louisiana-Lafayette 63-60 - Match Report
Michigan State earned a 63-60 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Sunday, getting 19 points from Keith Appling at Breslin Center.
Bettors who backed Michigan State were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 22.5.
Michigan State got 12 points from Branden Dawson and another 10 points from Brandan Kearney. Keith Appling contributed 5 assists, while Adreian Payne cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Louisiana-Lafayette got 20 points from Elfrid Payton in a losing cause and another 16 points from Shawn Long. Elfrid Payton contributed 2 assists for them, while Shawn Long had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 33-27 at the break.
Michigan State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-28.