Michigan State Defeats Nebraska 73-64 - Recap

Michigan State grabbed a 73-64 win over Nebraska on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Keith Appling at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

The game was a push (tie) for betting purposes as the final score was identical to the 9 number at most sportsbooks.

Adreian Payne had 15 points for Michigan State and Gary Harris chipped in with 14 points. Keith Appling had 4 assists for them, while Adreian Payne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.

Nebraska got 28 points from Dylan Talley in a losing cause and another 19 points from Shavon Shields. Brandon Ubel contributed 3 assists for them, while Shavon Shields had 13 rebounds.

Michigan State hit the break leading 29-24 before taking care of business in the second half.

Michigan State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-24.