An announced crowd of more than 4,500 watched MSU's women's basketball team beat Iowa 68-56 Thursday night. The Spartans are now 7-2 in the Big Ten, still trailing Big Ten leader Ohio State. The Buckeyes won in Ann Arbor over Michigan Thursday, 52-44. Michigan fell to 2-8 in Big Ten play.
The Spartans got 14 points from Allyssa DeHaan in 21 minutes of play. Michigan State is now 15-6 on the season. Kalisha Keane scored 13 points for the winners.