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COL BKB: Georgetown 64, Michigan State 60

Feb. 1, 2014 at 5:48 PM

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Markel Starks scored 16 points Saturday and Georgetown used a tough defense to upend No. 6 Michigan State 64-60, snapping a five-game losing streak.

D'Vauntes Smith-Rivera added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Hoyas (12-9), who held the Spartans to 40.4 percent shooting from the field and forced 16 turnovers.

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Mikael Hopkins netted 10 points as Georgetown won for the first time since Jan. 11.

Gary Harris put in 20 points for the Spartans (19-3), who were playing without injured starters Adreian Payne and Branden Dawson.

Denzel Valentine provided 11 points and eight rebounds.

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