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ANALYSIS: Spartans got tough in overtime

MSU and Ohio State brought two huge scoring offenses into the game, and both decided to emulate the 'football' version of basketball that saw a few players get banged up on both sides in an exciting 62-59 two overtime thriller.

EAST LANSING - MSU played tough in the first half, holding OSU to 35% shooting, and they did a good job on Buckeye 3-point shooters, as OSU shot a mere three of 14 from 3-point land in the first stanza. However, OSU was equally as tough, as they held MSU to one of five behind the arc, and were getting back on defense to prevent MSU's potent transition offense. Although MSU shot 50% in the first... Recommended Stories