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The No. 7 seed Ohio State Buckeyes beat No. 10 seed Penn State 79-75 Thursday night to advance to take on No. 2 seed MSU on Friday at 6:30 p.m. This will be the third matchup this season between MSU and Ohio State, all of which have come in less than three weeks.
Coming into the 2015-16 college basketball season, the No. 2 MSU men's basketball team (26-5,13-5 Big Ten) had a list of goals it wanted to achieve.
MSU senior guard Denzel Valentine was named the 2015-16 Big Ten player of the year Monday night, according to a post season awards show televised on Big Ten Network.
The Big Ten Council of Presidents voted to adopt a postseason tournament in December 1996 and the Big Ten Tournament began in Chicago in March 1998. The first Big Ten Tournament Championship was won by University of Michigan, and the win was later vacated because of NCAA sanctions.
It's the same thing everyone says every year, MSU head coach Tom Izzo seems to have MSU rolling once March arrives. This season might be more true than ever as MSU has closed out the Big Ten regular season winning 9 of its past 10 games, with an average margin of victory of over 20 points per game.
With 52.8 seconds left in No. 2 MSU's game against Ohio State on Saturday, that's when it happened.
The No. 2 MSU men's basketball team (26-5, 13-5 Big Ten) defeated the Ohio State Buckeyes Saturday from Breslin Center, 91-76. The victory clinches the Spartans the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Big Ten tournament in Indianapolis.
The No. 2 MSU men's basketball team (25-5, 12-5 Big Ten) leads the Ohio State Buckeyes (19-11, 11-6) at the half from Breslin Center, 47-37.
Welcome to the live coverage blog for No. 2 Michigan State (25-5, 12-5) vs. Ohio State (19-11, 11-6). Follow along and participate below.
Both the MSU men's and women's basketball teams are headed into Big Ten Tournament play with a great chance at winning the hardware. And though the boasting of top-25 rankings are a testament to each teams' overall chemistry, there's a pair of duos surely leading the way.
When the No. 2 MSU men's basketball team (25-5, 12-5 Big Ten) takes the Breslin Center floor Saturday at noon against Ohio State University, for four MSU seniors, it will be the last time.
While No. 12 Indiana has already locked down the Big Ten regular season title and the 1-seed in the Big Ten Tournament, Saturday's game between No. 2 MSU and Ohio State University in East Lansing could be the most important game of the weekend.
Josh Jackson, the nation's No. 1 overall basketball recruit for the class of 2016, will be taking an official visit to MSU this weekend, according to his AAU team's Twitter account. The visit corresponds with the No. 2 MSU basketball team's final regular season game with Ohio State at noon on Saturday.
Before the season began, many knew senior guard Bryn Forbes was going to be MSU's primary 3-point specialist this season, but nobody expected the level of success Forbes has attained during his final year in East Lansing.
No. 2 MSU (25-5, 12-5 Big Ten) beat Rutgers (6-24, 0-17) 97-66 as they continue to make a push for a double-bye in the Big Ten Tournament. MSU was led by senior guard Bryn Forbes with a career-high 33 points, including a career-high 11 3-pointers. Forbes shot 11-of-16 from behind the 3-point line. The 11 threes for Forbes is a new MSU and Big Ten record for 3-pointers in a game.
For the better part of the last month, the MSU men's basketball team has been playing as good as anyone in the country.
The No. 2 MSU men's basketball team (24-5, 11-5 Big Ten) will ride its four-game winning streak into a Wednesday night matchup on the road with the lowly Rutgers Scarlet Knights (6-23, 0-16).
MSU head coach Tom Izzo has been wary of MSU's lofty stats this season, but with the season winding down, the long-time MSU coach is starting to believe his team might be as good as the rankings say.
It's been a tough year for Marvin Clark Jr.
With about 8:50 left in the first half of MSU's 88-57 win over Penn State Sunday, Penn State senior forward Brandon Taylor drove to the hoop and was met by both senior forward Matt Costello, who initially tipped Taylor's shot, and also freshman forward Deyonta Davis, who sent his shot flying out of bounds.