The Spartans (3-3) host their third home meet of the season, a Big Ten matchup against Penn State at 2 p.m. The meet on Saturday serves as the Jan Howard Memorial Breast Cancer Awareness Meet. Fans are encouraged to wear pink! Penn State (0-3) is currently No. 31 in the national rankings and is coming off of a loss to Illinois. The last time the two teams met was February 7, 2015 in State College, Pa., where the Spartans fell to the Nittany Lions 197.025-193.425.
Michigan State hosted its annual Jan Howard Breast Cancer Awareness meet on Saturday afternoon at Jenison Field House, but despite the team’s second-best overall score of the season, the Spartans were edged by Penn State, 195.7-195.175. Senior Lisa Burt captured the All-Around title, and classmate Nicola Deans posted three scores of 8.5 or better on the day.