The Michigan State women’s basketball team got off to a fast start in the Big Ten Tournament on Thursday night.
The No.5-seeded Spartans (20-10 overall) dominated No. 12-seeded Indiana (6-24) en route to a 97-68 win. Both Porsche Poole and Jasmine Hines led the way for the Spartans with 17 points.
Up next for the Spartans is a matchup Friday against No. 4-seeded Purdue.
MSU beat the Boilermakers (21-8) at home Feb. 19 67-52, but lost to the on the road a month earlier, 67-49.
That game is slated to tip Friday night at approx. 8:30 p.m. ET.
Here are Thursday’s scores from the B1G Tournament:
- No. 7 Michigan 68, No. 10 Illinois 53
- No. 6 Nebraska 88, No. 11 Northwestern 56
- No. 8 Minnesota 81, No. 9 Wisconsin 49
- No. 5 Michigan State 97, No. 12 Indiana 68
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