Purdue Falls 94-79 to Michigan State - Recap

Purdue Falls 94-79 to Michigan State - Recap

Purdue was burned for 25 points by Gary Harris on Thursday as Michigan State picked up a 94-79 win at Mackey Arena.

Michigan State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.

Adreian Payne had 23 points for Michigan State and Denzel Valentine chipped in with 16 points. Keith Appling had 9 assists for them, while Denzel Valentine was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

Purdue got 19 points from Kendall Stephens in a losing cause and another 17 points from Ronnie Johnson. Ronnie Johnson contributed 4 assists for them, while A.J. Hammons had 4 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 49-38 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Michigan State as they grabbed 29 boards, while Purdue only had 26.