It didn't seem like Northwestern — which entered Sunday averaging 64.3 points per game, the second-lowest mark in the Big Ten — was going to be able to hang with Michigan State.
It’s been asked whether the Terps — 12-1 at the conclusion of non-conference play — are the Big Ten’s second-best team.
The Spartans will be without Branden Dawson for the next two games.
It looks like Michigan State could be without one of its top players for a while.
Nothing will bring you more holiday cheer than this.
Here's Tom Izzo playing "Jingle Bells" on the accordion. There's really no more explanation needed than that.