Michigan State vs Northwestern Wrap - Michigan State Wins 54-40
Michigan State got 14 points from Gary Harris as they ran past Northwestern 54-40 on Wednesday at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Michigan State was a 12-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Michigan State got 11 points from Keith Appling and another 8 points from Alex Gauna. Keith Appling contributed 4 assists, while Branden Dawson cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Northwestern got 12 points from Tre Demps in a losing cause and another 8 points from JerShon Cobb. Sanjay Lumpkin contributed 2 assists for them, while JerShon Cobb had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 26-22 at the break.
Michigan State had a 39-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.