#13 Spartans handle Notre Dame 80-70

Notre Dame Michigan St Basketball
Posted at 11:57 PM, Nov 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-28 23:57:38-05

WXYZ (AP) — Aaron Henry had 14 points, eight rebounds, four blocks and three assists to help No. 13 Michigan State beat Notre Dame 80-70 on Saturday night.

The Spartans closed the first half with a 17-0 run and scored the first nine points of the second half to take a 22-point lead.

The Fighting Irish got off to a strong start in their opener and led 26-22 before going scoreless for nine-plus minutes, a drought that started in the first half and carried over to the second.

Michigan State had 10 blocked shots and six steals in the first half.