Jan. 5, 2007
- Michigan State has won seven straight overtime games, dating back to a 67-57 win overtime win at Northwestern on Jan. 22, 2004. The team has won five of the games on the road.
- MSU is a perfect 4-0 on the road this season. Last season, MSU was 6-5 in road games.
- Senior Rene Haynes became the 17th player in MSU history to reach 1,000 career points with a 3-pointer from the right side of the key with 12:45 remaining in the first half...Haynes reached double-figures in scoring for the fourth straight game, finishing with 15 points. She is averaging 16 points per game during that span.
- Haynes hit a 3-pointer from the left side with 20 seconds on the clock to send the game into overtime.
- Haynes also added a steal to take third place in MSU career history with 203, passing Cheri Euler (1994-97)...She also hit three 3-pointers, leaving her four away from becoming the eighth player in school history to reach 100 in a career.
- Sophomore Mia Johnson connected on a 3-pointer for the sixth straight game, hitting two. Johnson has 11 trifectas this season. She connected on 64 as a freshman at Saint Louis University in 2004-05.
- Johnson hit a season-high nine free throws in her 10 attempts, including a perfect 6-for-6 in overtime, helping her to a game-high 17 points. Johnson, after going 1-for-4 from the free-throw line against UC Santa Barbara on Dec. 20, has hit 23 of her last 26 (88.4 percent) attempts.
- Freshman Allyssa DeHaan blocked four shots, moving her school-record holding total to 67 and putting her season average at 4.79 per game. DeHaan led the nation in blocked shots through games of Dec. 31.
- Sophomore Aisha Jefferson pulled in a game-high 10 rebounds to go along with nine points. Jefferson has four double-figure rebounding games this season and six in her career.
- Senior Victoria Lucas-Perry reached double figures in scoring for the sixth straight game, as she scored 14 points...The senior is 73 points from becoming the 18th player in school history to reach 1,000 career points.