Spartans Return To Win Column, Crush Pine Bluff
The 19th ranked Michigan State Spartans Men's Basketball team bounced back from a two game losing streak as they routed the Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions 85-52 at Breslin Center Saturday afternoon. MSU (6-3) raced out to a 24-9 lead and never looked back as they ran out to a 42-20 halftime lead. Michigan State had five players in double figures led by Matt Costello and Travis Trice who scored 15 points each. Bryn Forbes and Branden Dawson scored 12 a piece and Marvin Clark Jr. chipped in with 10. UAPB (1-7) representing the Southwestern Athletic Conference had three in double figures and was led by Marcel Mosley who had 19 points. Michigan State stays at home for the next six games beginning with the Oakland Golden Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Pregame coverage begins at 7:00pm on Lansing's Big Talker 1240 WJIM and Classic Rock 94.9 WMMQ.