The Michigan State Spartans put on a show for the home crowd on Wednesday night, defeating the Indiana Hoosiers 80-65 in an emotional return to the Breslin Center.
The Spartans got off to a hot start, with Trayce Jackson-Davis leading the way with 24 points and 11 rebounds. Jackson-Davis was the star of the night, and was instrumental in the Spartans’ victory.
The Hoosiers were able to keep the game close in the first half, but the Spartans pulled away in the second half, thanks to the strong play of Jackson-Davis and the rest of the team.
The Spartans were able to limit the Hoosiers’ scoring and keep them in check throughout the game. The Spartans defense was able to shut down the Hoosiers’ offense and hold them to just 65 points.
The Spartans were able to capitalize on their hot start and pull away from the Hoosiers in the second half. The victory was a big one for the Spartans, and it was a great way to cap off an emotional night for the team.
The win for the Spartans moves them to 20-5 on the season and puts them in a great position to make a run at the Big Ten title. With the victory, the Spartans are now in a tie for first place in the Big Ten standings.
The Hoosiers, meanwhile, fall to 16-9 on the season and are now in third place in the Big Ten standings.
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