January 3, 2009
COL BKB: Michigan St. 77, Northwestern 66
Raymar Morgan had 22 points and 13 rebounds Saturday to lead the 15th-ranked Michigan State Spartans to a 77-66 win over Northwestern.
Chris Allen and Kalin Lucas each added 17 points and Lucas had nine assists for the Spartans (11-2, 2-0 Big Ten), who have won seven straight since losing to top-ranked North Carolina.
Michigan State maintained about a 10-point edge throughout most of the second half.