February 10, 2009
COL BKB: Michigan State 54, Michigan 42
Kalin Lucas scored 15 points and Delvon Roe had 14 for No. 9 Michigan State Tuesday in a 54-42 Big Ten win over Michigan.
Michigan State held slim leads for most of the second half and used free throws to stay ahead down the stretch.
The Spartans (20-4, 10-2 Big Ten) have won five of their last six contests.
DeShawn Sims led the Wolverines (15-10, 5-7) with 18 points.
Michigan has lost seven of nine.