COL BKB: Michigan State 82, Chaminade 74

Nov. 23, 2010 at 12:21 AM

LAHAINA, Hawaii, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Kalin Lucas poured in 28 points Monday to help No. 2 Michigan State hold off upset-minded Chaminade 82-74 at the Maui, Hawaii, Invitational.

Korie Lucious came off the bench to contribute 13 points and Draymond Green chipped in with 10 points and nine rebounds for the Spartans (3-0).

With the hard-fought win, Michigan State advances to play Connecticut in Tuesday's semifinals.

Chaminade (3-1) played well, but not well enough to overcome the nation's second-ranked team.

Steven Bennett led the Silverswords with 20 points and 11 assists and Mamadou Diarra added 16 points and 12 rebounds in the setback.

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