Michigan State basketball misplaced its lead, falling to Illinois on the street | Techi Fowl

In a recreation the place the Spartans did not hit a three-point shot, Michigan State basketball nonetheless held a second half lead, however did not capitalize on it and fell on the street to Illinois on Friday night time, 75 to 66.

It was a irritating recreation for MSU, who was capable of management a lot of the recreation due to the stellar play of AJ Hoggard, who had 20 factors on the night time, and Tyson Walker, who added 14 of his personal. Joey Hauser additionally added 11 factors and 11 rebounds.

For Illinois, 270-pound Dain Dainja was capable of bully MSU within the paint, scoring 20 factors on the night time. Matthew Meyer additionally had a formidable displaying, scoring 20 factors and totaling 6 blocks. Terrence Shannon Jr. began within the first half, however he was slowed by MSU, however he nonetheless added 17.

Michigan State must neglect about it quickly, as they are going to be taking part in No. 3 Purdue on Monday.

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