No. 7 Maryland Loses 74-65 To No. 11 Michigan State
January 24, 2016 - Finding Carter
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Maryland enabled Michigan State to miscarry behind since it couldn’t keep a Spartans off a boards.
Bryn Forbes scored 25 points and Denzel Valentine had 19 points, 14 rebounds and 8 assists to lead No. 11
Michigan State over a seventh-ranked Terrapins 74-65 Saturday night.
Maryland (17-3, 6-2 Big Ten) has mislaid usually dual of a final 13 games and both setbacks were in a state of Michigan. The Terrapins fell to a Wolverines on a highway progressing this month and ran into a unequivocally encouraged organisation of Spartans.
Melo Trimble scored 24 points Robert Carter had 13 for a Terrapins, who were outrebounded by 10 altogether and gave adult 17 descent rebounds that incited into 15 second-chance points for Michigan State.
“It’s unequivocally a problem,” manager Mark Turgeon said. “We have to be better, no matter how good they are.”
The Spartans (17-4, 4-4) had mislaid 3 true games, including their final dual during home.
“They were fervent to come get us,” Trimble said.
Matt Costello had 15 points and 12 rebounds, including a few late in a diversion during both ends of a court, along with 3 blocks and dual steals for a Spartans.
“We knew Costello was going to be their X factor, and it unequivocally showed out there,” Trimble said. “We couldn’t buy a miscarry when we were on invulnerability and he unequivocally killed us on a boards.”
Costello might’ve played a best diversion of his four-year career, and clearly was vehement about how things went.
When a comparison brazen was taken out of a game, he carried Tom Izzo off a belligerent and twirled him around before environment a manager down and anticipating a mark on a bench.
Michigan State led for 38-plus mins in a diversion and was forward 35-29 during halftime. The Spartans done several stops late in a game, and hermetic a feat by creation 3 throws, finishing 23 of 29 during a line many to a pleasure of their fired-up fans.
“Michigan State was terrific,” Turgeon said. “The building was terrific. They played with appetite and unimaginable effort. That showed adult on a glass. Our dual keys defensively were resilient and transition invulnerability and we didn’t do possibly of them unequivocally well.”
Maryland: The Terrapins entered a diversion as a usually Big Ten group with 5 players averaging during slightest 10 points a game. They had usually dual players in double total and total to make usually 39 percent of their shots.
Maryland connected on a reduce commission of shots usually once this season, creation one-third of attempts during a win over Penn State. Rasheed Sulaimon scored eight, Jake Layman had 7 points and beginner reserve
Diamond Stone combined six. They any were averaging during slightest 10.4 points per game. Stone had scored in double total in 12 true games and was averaging a team-high 17.6 points in discussion games before going 1 for 3 from a margin and 4 of 4 during a line opposite a Spartans.
Michigan State: Izzo won his 512th game, restraining former Purdue manager Gene Keady for a second many victories during one Big Ten propagandize and trailing Indiana manager Bob Knight’s 661 wins with a Hoosiers.
Maryland hosts No. 9 Iowa on Thursday. “We’ll hopefully get home safely shortly and get prepared for a unequivocally good Iowa team,” Turgeon said.
Michigan State plays during Northwestern on Thursday.
AT THE LINE
The Terrapins shot good from a line, creation 13 of 16 giveaway throws, though didn’t try as many as Michigan State since they seemed to settle for a lot of burst shots.
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