Spartans and Wildcats to play at Ford Field

The MSU Spartans and Kentucky Wildcats will continue its tradition of December matchup, but this time in front of what could be a record-setting crowd.

On Wednesday the two teams agreed to play December 13 at Ford Field, the home of the Detroit Lions. There will be a formal press conference announcing the game on Thursday. The game will have a 4 p.m. and will be broadcast on CBS. Tom Izzo said on the Michigan State University athletic web site,, that this game should generate an unforgettable crowd. "This game is sure to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for the coaches, players and fans involved," Izzo said. "It will be great for Michigan State University, the Spartan basketball program and college basketball to play this game on a national stage."

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