Just about a week after a tragic shooting on the campus of Michigan State that resulted to the death of several students, the Spartans' men's basketball team hosted No. Spartan Strong 💚🤍 pic.twitter.com/aqPDPPCqQw — Michigan State Men's Basketball (@MSU_Basketball) February 22, 2023Michigan State was able to overcome an early 12-3 deficit to oustscore the Hoosiers in both the first and second half to win 80-65. Walker also led the entire Michigan State team with 23 points. 💚 #SpartanStrong pic.twitter.com/xcimL4VkXs — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) February 22, 2023It was a win that was bigger than basketball, as Michigan State coach Tom Izzo was emotional on the bench after the victory. Justin Moore wreaked havoc on the road, scoring a season-high 25 points on 10-13 shooting.
13 Miami fell at home to in-state rival Florida State in an intense down-to-the-wire ACC match-up. But Florida State came back with a gutsy second half effort. Nine of the Hurricanes' 12 turnovers came in the second half. 7 Arizona seemed set to outlast Arizona State in a Saturday afternoon clash, taking another step toward the top of the Pac-12 men's hoops standings. To kick off the second half, Oklahoma was on fire from beyond the arc.1 month ago NCAA.com
Jake Wise (2g, 2a), Kamil Sadlocha (3g, 2a), and Stephen Haliday (1g, 3a) were the biggest producers for the Buckeyes. Freshman defenseman Lane Hutson has also been productive with six points (1g, 5a) in five games. Jack Gorniak (2g, 2a), Corson Ceulemans (4a) and Cruz (2g, 1a) had big weekends for the Badgers (2-4-0, 0-2-0 Big Ten) against Duluth. 5 Minnesota State before getting outclassed by unranked Wisconsin. STATE OF HOCKEY: How Minnesota State swept Minnesota DuluthThe power play has been solid, scoring at 26.1 percent, but the penalty kill has been of serious concern, killing off just 66.7 percent of opposing man-advantages.5 months ago NCAA.com