NEW YORK — Shabazz Napier scored 17 of his 25 points in the second half, and UConn beat Michigan State, 60-54, to return to the Final Four a year after the Huskies were barred from the NCAA tourna
One more win.
One more win for Keith Appling and Adreian Payne, one more win for Michigan State and the somewhat unbelievable streak stays alive.
You’ve heard plenty about Michigan State’s rejuvenated health. And Friday night, you saw why it’s been such a big deal.
Michigan State was dubbed one of the NCAA tournament favorites before the Big Dance even started.
And now the Spartans will have to prove why.
The Big Ten hasn’t captured a national championship since 2000. Will that change this year?