Texas Southern vs Michigan State

Michigan St. 76, Texas Southern 41

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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 (1-2)122941
Michigan State (1-2) «324476

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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
 26.9%43.8% 
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
 46.8%56.3% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Purdue14-427-819
Wisconsin12-627-1036
Maryland12-624-934
Minnesota11-724-1020
Michigan10-826-1225
Northwestern10-824-1251
Michigan St.10-820-1550
Iowa10-819-1581
Illinois8-1020-1564
Indiana7-1018-1679
Ohio St.7-1117-1590
Penn St.6-1215-18101
Nebraska6-1212-19108
Rutgers3-1515-18172
 
Other games
Tx A&M 58 Final
St John's 57
DAVID 69 Final
DUKE 82
UMOH 60 Final
XAV 66
Arizona 57 Final
Miss St 67
WIN 73 Final
MU 95
JAST 41 Final
Ohio St 85
Alabama 70 Final
Wich St 60