What You Need To Know
Posted on: March 4, 2010 2:58 am
Sherron Collins won on Senior Night.
So did Greivis Vasquez.
Here's Thursday's What You Need To Know:
Notable game from Wednesday: Xavier Henry finished with 19 points and Sherron Collins added 17 as Kansas pulled away late for an 82-65 win over Kansas State that clinched an outright Big 12 title for the sixth consecutive season. KU is now 28-2 overall, 14-1 in the Big 12 and basically assured of a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. KSU is 24-5 overall, 11-4 in the Big 12 and still in play to also earn a No. 1 seed.
Notable performance from Wednesday: Greivis Vasquez took 13 shots, made six and finished with 20 points to lead Maryland to a 79-72 win over Duke. Vasquez added five assists and four rebounds. His runner in the final minute secured the victory that created a tie between Maryland and Duke atop the ACC standings. Both schools enter the final weekend of the regular season with 12-3 league records.
Notable game scheduled for Thursday: Michigan State will try to win for the fourth time in five outings when the Spartans host Penn State at the Breslin Center. MSU is 22-7 overall, 12-4 in the Big Ten. Penn State is 11-17 overall, 3-13in the Big Ten. Tip-off is set for 7 p.m. ET.