Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • MSU 56.6
    • 40.4 MIA
  • Three Point %

    • MSU 30.0
    • 25.0 MIA
  • Turnovers

    • MSU 12
    • 10 MIA
  • Rebounds

    • MSU 36
    • 23 MIA

Game Information

Coverage: TNT
Bank of Oklahoma Center
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma 74194
  • Line: MIA -1.0
  • Over/Under: 128
Referees: Rick Crawford, Don Daily, Michael Stephens
3/18/2017 Associated Press

Spartans overcome slow start, dominate Miami

Nick Ward scored 19 points to help Michigan State atone for last season's early NCAA Tournament disappointment with an opening-round 78-58 victory over Miami on Friday night.

12T
Michigan State384078
Miami273158

Game Flow

MSU
MIA
0:00 - 2nd Half

MSU

78

MIA

58

End of Game

Shot Chart

  • Miles Bridges made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Cassius Winston.
  • Matt McQuaid missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Miles Bridges missed Layup.
  • Miles Bridges missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Matt McQuaid made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Miles Bridges.
  • Joshua Langford missed Jumper.
  • Cassius Winston missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Joshua Langford missed Jumper.
  • Nick Ward made Layup.
  • Miles Bridges made Jumper.
  • Miles Bridges made Layup.
  • Nick Ward made Layup. Assisted by Cassius Winston.
  • Cassius Winston made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Miles Bridges.
  • Nick Ward made Layup. Assisted by Alvin Ellis III.
  • Alvin Ellis III missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Joshua Langford made Jumper.
  • Lourawls Nairn Jr. missed Layup.
  • Joshua Langford made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Lourawls Nairn Jr..
  • Matt McQuaid made Layup. Assisted by Miles Bridges.
  • Joshua Langford missed Jumper.
  • Nick Ward made Layup. Assisted by Matt McQuaid.
  • Alvin Ellis III missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Miles Bridges made Dunk.
  • Alvin Ellis III made Layup. Assisted by Matt McQuaid.
  • Alvin Ellis III missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Nick Ward made Jumper. Assisted by Cassius Winston.
  • Lourawls Nairn Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Nick Ward made Dunk.
  • Miles Bridges made Dunk. Assisted by Lourawls Nairn Jr..
  • Kamari Murphy missed Jumper.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Jumper.
  • Ja'Quan Newton made Layup.
  • Kamari Murphy missed Jumper.
  • Bruce Brown made Layup.
  • Bruce Brown made Three Point Jumper.
  • Ja'Quan Newton made Layup.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Jumper.
  • Anthony Lawrence Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Bruce Brown made Dunk. Assisted by Dejan Vasiljevic.
  • Ebuka Izundu missed Jumper.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Jumper.
  • Dewan Huell made Jumper.
  • Kamari Murphy missed Jumper.
  • Dejan Vasiljevic missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Davon Reed missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Anthony Lawrence Jr. missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Davon Reed made Layup.
  • Davon Reed missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Anthony Lawrence Jr. made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Ja'Quan Newton.
  • Davon Reed made Jumper.
  • Kamari Murphy missed Jumper.
  • Dewan Huell missed Jumper.
  • Dewan Huell made Dunk. Assisted by Kamari Murphy.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Dewan Huell made Dunk. Assisted by Bruce Brown.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Layup.
  • Ja'Quan Newton made Layup.
  • Ja'Quan Newton missed Layup.
  • Davon Reed missed Three Point Jumper.
  • Ebuka Izundu missed Jumper.
  • Dejan Vasiljevic missed Jumper.

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