The Big Ten’s Freshman of the Year last season is averaging 17.9 points per game (second in the conference), 4.3 rebounds, 2.8 assists, and two steals for the 22-6 Spartans.
The South Florida and Michigan State game had to be delayed due to bad weather.
Florida International University won’t be without a men’s basketball coach for very long. According to the Associated Press, former Norfolk State coach Anthony Evans has resigned and will take over the FIU program.
The Michigan State Spartans have battled early season injuries, and Wednesday night’s loss was part of the healing process.
Norfolk State became the biggest Cinderella at the NCAA Tournament ball Friday night by upsetting second-seed Missouri. The Spartans will be rewarded by facing a tournament-tested Florida Gators team Sunday.