January 3rd, 2018

Now that Tom Izzo’s Spartans are the top-ranked team in the country, he enjoys having an enormous target on his team’s back.MSU (14-1, 2-0) jumped to No. 1 in the newest AP poll on Monday just in time to welcome Maryland to the Breslin Center for the rest of conference play. MSU earned wins against Nebraska and Rutgers in December to open the Big Ten slate and are coming off a 108-52 win against Savannah State on Sunday.

Source: The State News