Michigan State (66) vs. Indiana (58)
Post Game Notes
Feb. 25, 2007
With its 66-58 victory over Indiana, Michigan State improved its record to 18-1 at home in 2006-07. The 18 wins mark most ever recorded by a Spartan team in a single season. The 2000-01 MSU team posted a perfect 16-0 record in the Breslin Center.
Michigan State recorded its 13th straight victory over Indiana in the Breslin Center. The Hoosiers' last win in East Lansing came on Feb. 28, 1991, 62-56. The home team has now won the last six games in the series.
Michigan State had a +10 rebound margin against Indiana, 31-21. In the first meeting this season, the Hoosiers held a 30-26 advantage on the glass. The Spartans have out-rebounded 22 of their 29 opponents this season.
Michigan State limited Indiana to 58 points - 13 points below its season scoring average (71.2 ppg.). In addition, the Spartans have held 21 of their 29 opponents below 40-percent shooting from the field, as the Hoosiers managed to hit just 17-of-48 field-goal attempts (.354).
Raymar Morgan matched his career high with 18 points, hitting 4-of-8 shots from the field and 10-of-11 attempts from the free-throw line. Morgan set season highs in both free throws made and attempted. He scored 13 second-half points, connecting on 3-of-5 shots from the floor and all seven attempts from the charity stripe.
Drew Neitzel scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half on 4-of-6 shooting from the field, including 3-of-4 from 3-point range.
Travis Walton scored in double figures for the third-straight game, finishing with 13 points. Walton matched his career high with eight free throws made while attempting a career-best 11 shots from the charity line.