2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
30-4, 1st in Big Ten
Bridges throws down emphatic putback slam (0:23)
Izzo's motivation sparks Bridges' big 2nd half (1:04)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

How the landscape of the Midwest region changed over the course of the Penn-Kansas first half.

Michigan State has a high ceiling (0:39)

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Kansas and Xavier may be No. 1 seeds, but they are nowhere near as likely to win it all as Virginia and Villanova.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Any Michigan State fans feeling slighted by their team's No. 3 seed are right to be miffed. The Spartans finished fourth in Strength of Record, meaning they are the most accomplished team in the last 10 years to not receive a No. 1 or No. 2 seed.

An offbeat NCAA tourney primer (0:58)
Bilas has Michigan State going all the way (1:08)
Vitale likes Michigan State as national champs (1:20)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

Nebraska had a SOR rank of 35, the second best not to make the tournament since 2008. Overall the perception of the Big Ten was worse than reality. Only Purdue's seed matched its deserving seed per SOR.


Campus Conversation: Most To Gain, Lose In Conference Tournaments

Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello discuss which teams have the most to gain & lose in Championship Week, whether Michael Porter should try to play, the beginning of the coaching carousel and much more. Plus, "Talk Nerdy To Me" examines tournament projections.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

After a couple of upsets en route to its Big Ten title, Michigan has jumped up to 14th in BPI's latest rankings. Florida also a big mover in the last week.

Bridges: We won't let this loss affect our future (0:41)
Michigan topples Michigan State to reach Big Ten Final (0:35)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Tom Izzo points out that next week is spring break at Michigan State. "We might go to the beach in East Lansing, play beach basketball."


Michigan ends top-seeded Spartans' 13-game winning streak

Mo Wagner scored 14 of his 15 points after a dreadful first half and fifth-seeded Michigan moved within a game of its second straight Big Ten Tournament title with a 75-64 victory over top-seeded Michigan State in the conference semifinals Saturday,...

Team Stats

Points Per Game81.036th
Rebounds Per Game40.88th
Assists Per Game19.41st
Points Allowed65.222nd

Tournament History

Final Fours9
Tournament Record64-30
Championship Seasons1979, 2000
Tournament Appearances31