Nov. 17, 2010
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With the win, Michigan State...
improves to 87-25 all-time in the month of November, including a 62 3 mark at home.
is 210-26 (.889) at home under coach Tom Izzo.
improves its record to 40-0 in games in November with Tom Izzo as head coach.
has now won 49 consecutive non-conference games at the Breslin Center
has won its first two games of the season in each of the previous five seasons.
MSU now leads the all-time series against South Carolina, 4-2.
This marked the first time the two teams have met inside the Breslin Center; MSU is 3-1 at home against South Carolina.
Tom Izzo is now 2-0 all-time against USC.
Draymond Green's six assists rank him tied for ninth all-time in a single game...Green recorded his ninth double-double of his career as he tallied 18 points and 12 rebounds...Green set a career-best mark free throw attempts with nine...Green tied his career-high in both blocks (four) and minutes (31)...Green led the team in rebounds for the 24th time in his career, going 18-6 in those games.
Delvon Roe set a career record with six assists...Roe was third on the team in scoring with 15 points...Roe recorded his 16th double-digit scoring mark of his career (15-1).
Durrell Summers led the Spartans in scoring for the 13th time in his career (10-3) with 22 points...Summers has tallied double-figure scoring in 45 games (33-12); second time this season (2-0)...Summers' 17 field goal attempts ties for most in his career.
Kalin Lucas led the team in assists for the 48th time in his career, improving to 37-11 in those games.
Adreian Payne has tallied seven rebounds in each of his first two games of his career...Payne hit the first free throw of his career with 8:03 left in the second half.
Keith Appling set career-best marks in field goal attempts (six), 3-point attempts (two) and total rebounds (two).
Austin Thornton tied his career-best 3-point field goal attempts for the fourth time in his career with three (last vs. Alcorn State on Dec. 13, 2008).
This is the first time since Feb. 9, 2010 against Purdue that the Spartans have been out rebounded at home by an opponent and won the game.
MSU shot 50 percent from the free-throw line (17-34), its lowest free-throw percentage of the since Nov. 20, 2009 vs. Toledo (11-of-26).
The Spartans had an assist on 79 percent of their total field goals (23-for-29).
Michigan State outscored South Carolina in the paint, 40-22, its third-consecutive game it has outscored an opponent in the paint.
MSU has played 10 or more players in each of the past 11 games, going 9-2 in those games.