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Monday, March 17, 2014


The conference championship basketball game played Sunday between Michigan State and Michigan marked the fifth time that MSU and UM have played basketball this season (twice in the post-season tournaments). By winning, the Spartans clinched the 2014 basketball series, 3-2.

Both MSU Basketball teams knocked their UM counterparts out of the B1G conference tournament this month. Suzy Merchant coached the Spartans to a 72-69 win over Michigan in the second round of the women's tournament on March 7. Tom Izzo coached the Spartans to a 69-54 victory over UM in the championship game on Sunday. Michigan State defeated Michigan in Crisler arena in January in the only meeting of the season between the women's teams.

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