Michigan State Notes Following Iowa Win

Notes from the Spartans victory over Iowa in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

Michigan State Notes

• Michigan State is now 3-0 in Big Ten Tournament first-round games.

• The Spartans are 2-2 vs. Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament.

• With his six free throws attempted, Kalin Lucas moved within five of the all-time Spartan record for career free-throw attempts, now with 620 (Paul Davis had 625 from 2002-06).

Durrell Summers moved past Quinton Brooks into 23rd on the Michigan State scoring list (now with 1,282).

Draymond Green had 21 points on the night, more than he had combined in his career in the Big Ten Tournament (16).

• Green's 14 rebounds are the most by a Michigan State player in a Big Ten Tournament game (13 by Antonio Smith vs. Illinois in 1999). It also ties for the most by a Michigan State player this year (14 by Green vs. Penn State, 2/10).

• Those 14 rebounds by Green are tied for the ninth most by any player in a Big Ten Tournament game.

• Green posted his 17th double-double of his career and ninth of the season.

• Green set Michigan State marks for most field goals made (10) and attempted (23) in a Big Ten Tournament game, breaking the old marks of nine (Drew Neitzel) and 18 (four players), respectively.

• Green's six offensive rebounds are second most by a Michigan State player in a Big Ten Tournament game (7 by Antonio Smith vs. Minnesota in 1999).

• Kalin Lucas posted his fifth straight double-digit scoring game in the Big Ten Tournament.

• Michigan State now has 18 wins in 14 straight seasons.

• The Spartans are now 10-1 when leading at the half this season.

• Tonight marked the 20th game this season for Michigan State decided by 10 points or less (Spartans are 12-8) and 13 decided by five points or less (Spartans are 9-4).

• The Spartans are now 13-6 when out-rebounding an opponent in 2010-11


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