Michigan State vs Michigan Recap - Michigan Wins 79-70

Nik Stauskas went off for 25 points and added 3 rebounds leading Michigan over Michigan State, 79-70, on Sunday at Crisler Center.

Bettors who backed Michigan were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 2 at sportsbooks.

Michigan got 23 points from Caris LeVert and another 15 points from Glenn Robinson III. Nik Stauskas contributed 5 assists, while Glenn Robinson III cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.

Michigan State got a 21-point performance from Gary Harris, who was supported by 13 points from Denzel Valentine. Denzel Valentine had 6 assists in a losing cause for Michigan State, while Adreian Payne grabbed 11 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 36-34 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Michigan State as they grabbed 31 boards, while Michigan only had 24.