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Texas Southern vs Michigan State

Michigan St. 76, Texas Southern 41


EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Draymond Green and Adreian Payne combined for 22 points and 21 rebounds to lead Michigan State past Texas Southern 76-41 in an opening-round game of the Spartan Invitational on Friday.

Green had his second double-double in three games, with 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Spartans (1-2). Payne had 10 points and 10 rebounds for Michigan State, which had started a season with two losses for the first time since 1976.

Omar Strong scored 12 points and Fred Sturdivant and Lawrence Johnson-Danner each had 10 for the Tigers (1-2).

The Spartans got impressive performances from two freshmen. Branden Dawson had a game-high 13 points, going 6 for 7 from the field. His former AAU teammate, point guard Travis Trice, had 11 points and five rebounds off the bench.

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Texas Southern Tigers
D. Scott, F200-11-45121
D. King, F130-10-01000
A. Clayborn, F120-60-01010
L. Johnson-Danner, G374-102-352210
D. Ellington, G171-71-21014
F. Sturdivant314-110-231310
O. Strong303-103-421312
D. Joyner171-20-14032
P. Onwenu121-20-02012
T. Price60-10-00000
M. Gibbs50-10-01010
K. Denson00-00-01000
Totals 14-527-162951741
Michigan State Spartans
D. Green, F285-110-0116112
B. Dawson, F156-71-231313
A. Payne, C204-52-2101010
K. Appling, G292-60-05436
B. Wood, G191-72-21215
T. Trice204-70-250211
A. Thornton170-10-04130
A. Gauna133-60-12026
R. Byrd121-42-30305
D. Nix123-32-43238
B. Kearney90-20-01200
A. Ianni30-00-02000
D. Chapman20-30-02000
K. Wetzel10-00-00000
Totals 29-629-1650221876
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Southern U.15-319-13
Alabama St.12-619-13
Texas So.12-619-15
Alabama A&M10-814-16
Alcorn St.9-912-19
Jackson St.7-1111-20
Prairie View6-1211-23
Miss. Val.5-138-23

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Michigan St.12-629-9
Ohio St.10-825-10
Penn St.6-1216-18
Other games
Tx A&M 58 Final
St John's 57
DAVID 69 Final
UMOH 60 Final
XAV 66
Arizona 57 Final
Miss St 67
WIN 73 Final
MU 95
JACKST 41 Final
Ohio St 85
Alabama 70 Final
Wich St 60