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For all of Nick Ward’s offensive skill, one might expect the freshman center to receive more playing time. He is second on Michigan State in scoring (13.2 points per game) but seventh in minutes played (19.2). Tom Izzo explained the disparity on Monday morning, on the heels of another strong performance by Ward – 13 points in 16 minutes – in the Spartans’ Sunday afternoon win over Michigan.

Source: CBS Detroit