Michigan State Too 'tough' for Illinois

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Michigan State Too 'tough' for Illinois
Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois could have used an upset. Saying they almost had one is subjective. The Illini, who have lost five of their last six and 7 of 10, made it a one-possession game against No. 13 Michigan State in the final minute. But the Spartans were in cruise control and rolled to an 80-75 victory to remain undefeated at the Breslin Center this season.

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