MADISON, Wis. (AP) Michigan State coach Tom Izzo says some teams make the mistake of trying to speed up Wisconsin.
Instead, the 13th-ranked Spartans decided to grind the Badgers down.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) Keith Appling made two free throws with 7.9 seconds left and finished with 15 points to help No. 18 Michigan State beat Ohio State 59-56 on Saturday night.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) Andrew Maxwell is still Michigan State's No. 1 quarterback. Michigan punter Will Hagerup remains suspended.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Michigan State coach Tom Izzo knows that to stop Deshaun Thomas is the surest way to stop No. 11 Ohio State.