Michigan State was up and down all season.
Two-seed Virginia looked a little scary, a team that entered Sunday's Round of 32 game boasting one of the toughest defenses in the country.
It's March, and Michigan State's momentum is alive.
The Michigan State Spartans are the No. 7 seed in the East Region of this year's NCAA tournament.
Here's a look ahead to what awaits Tom Izzo's team as March Madness gets started.
The Spartans weren't happy about losing Sunday's Big Ten Tournament title game.