Jan. 29, 1997

Spartans Boiled in West Lafayette; Purdue wins 72-62

                           1st  2nd   TOTAL
Michigan St                 21   41      62
Purdue                      34   38      72
HIGH SCORERS:  MICHIGAN ST - ANTONIO SMITH 17, RAY WEATHERS 16,
                JON GARAVAGLIA 11
                PURDUE - CHAD AUSTIN 27, MICHAEL ROBINSON 15,
                THREE PLAYERS WITH 8
 HIGH REBOUND:  MICHIGAN ST - ANTONIO SMITH 15, JON GARAVAGLIA
                10
                PURDUE - MICHAEL ROBINSON 10, BRAD MILLER 7
 HIGH ASSISTS:  MICHIGAN ST - MATEEN CLEAVES 2, THREE PLAYERS
                WITH 1
                PURDUE - BRAD MILLER 5, CHAD AUSTIN 3
          ATT:  14,123
                                                                        
MICHIGAN ST (62)
                      fg    ft    rb
               min   m-a   m-a   o-t  a pf   tp
Smith           31  6-11   5-7 11-15  0  4   17
Garavaglia      29   5-9   0-0  4-10  0  2   11
Peterson        15   0-3   0-0   0-0  1  2    0
Weathers        30  5-15   4-5   1-2  1  4   16
Cleaves         25  3-10   0-0   0-1  2  5    6
Klein            7   0-3   0-0   2-3  0  0    0
Kelley          18   4-9   0-0   1-3  1  3    8
Mull            15   0-5   0-0   3-4  0  2    0
Wiley            8   0-0   0-0   0-1  0  0    0
Polonowski      12   2-3   0-0   2-7  0  1    4
Thomas          10   0-0   0-0   0-2  0  2    0
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TOTALS         200 25-68  9-12 24-48  5 25   62
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Percentages: FG-.368, FT-.750. 
3-Point Goals: 3-13, .231 (Garavaglia 1-1, Peterson 0-1, Weathers 2-6, Cleaves 0-1,
Klein 0-2, Mull 0-2).
Team rebounds: 2. 
Blocked shots: 3 (Garavaglia, Peterson, Weathers). 
Turnovers: 20 (Cleaves 5, Kelley 4, Garavaglia 3, Weathers 3, Klein, Mull, Peterson,
Polonowski, Smith).
Steals: 3 (Garavaglia 2, Peterson).
PURDUE (72)
                      fg    ft    rb
               min   m-a   m-a   o-t  a pf   tp
Robinson        31  5-11   5-6  5-10  2  2   15
Cardinal        28   4-8   0-0   2-4  1  3    8
Miller          24   2-5   4-4   1-7  5  4    8
Austin          39 10-18   3-3   0-2  3  0   27
Eldridge        30   0-3   2-4   0-0  2  2    2
Cornell         20   3-4   1-3   1-2  1  1    8
Mcquay          18   0-5   3-4   2-5  0  0    3
Ten Dam          1   0-0   0-0   0-0  0  0    0
Gilvydis         9   0-5   1-2   3-4  0  2    1
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TOTALS         200 24-59 19-26 14-34 14 14   72
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Percentages: FG-.407, FT-.731. 
3-Point Goals: 5-12, .417 (Robinson 0-2, Cardinal 0-1, Austin 4-7, Eldridge 0-1,
Cornell 1-1).
Team rebounds:2. 
Blocked shots: 3 (Miller 2, Mcquay).
Turnovers: 10 (Eldridge 2, Mcquay 2, Robinson 2, Austin, Cardinal, Cornell, Miller).
Steals: 5 (Cardinal 2, Austin, Eldridge, Miller).
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Michigan St        21   41  -   62
Purdue             34   38  -   72
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Technical fouls: None.  
A: 14,123. 
Officials: Ed Hightower, Tom Clark, Ron Grissom.