Michigan St. bounces back

Chicago Tribune

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- On Sunday, a loss at Wisconsin devastated Michigan State, which blew an eight-point lead in the final two minutes.

It wasn't an easy evening for Michigan State (11-3, 3-1 Big Ten), which clawed to a 71-64 win over the Boilermakers (4-11, 0-5).

Purdue forward Carl Landry was the star, scoring 31 points on 11 of 12 shooting from the field, and Michigan State had no one to stop him.

Michigan State got the win behind junior guard Maurice Ager (22 points).

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