LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Big Ten Player of the Year Cassius Winston led all scorers with 18 points as Michigan State beat Ohio State 77-70 in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals. Winston led the Spartans with 7 rebounds and added 5 assists in the win. Freshman guard Foster Loyer had a career-high 14 points on 4-5 three-point-shooting. Nick Ward had 8 points and 2 rebounds in his return to the lineup from a broken hand.
News 10's Seth Wells is in Chicago covering the tournament. You can follow him at @sethwilxsports for all the latest updates.
The Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament is in Chicago for the 10th time.
The games are being played at the United Center.
CBS Sports will provide coverage of the semifinals on Saturday, March 16, and championship game on Sunday, March 17.
Friday, March 15, Schedule
Game 7: #1 seed Michigan State vs. #8 seed Ohio State (11:30 a.m. CT, BTN)
Game 8: #4 seed Wisconsin vs. #13 seed Nebraska (25 min after Game 7, BTN)
Game 9: #2 seed Purdue vs. #7 seed Minnesota (6 p.m. CT, BTN)
Game 10: #3 seed Michigan vs. #6 seed Iowa (25 min after Game 9, BTN)
Saturday, March 16, Schedule
Game 11: Semifinal #1: Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner (Noon CT, CBS)
Game 12: Semifinal #2: Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner (2:30 p.m. CT, CBS)
Sunday, March 17, Schedule
Game 13: Championship Game (2:30 p.m. CT, CBS)