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The Spartans opened their championship run with a 95-64 pounding of Lamar, led by Johnson’s triple-double and Greg Kelser’s 31 points. After defeating LSU, MSU met up with top seed Notre Dame in the Regional Final in what was being called the game to decide the NCAA Championship. The Spartans jumped out to a big lead early en route to an 80-68 victory. Kelser led the way with 34 points, earning All-Region MVP honors, while Johnson joined him on the All-Regional Team.

Source: Michigan State University Athletics