COL BKB: Nebraska 60, Michigan State 51

Feb. 16, 2014 at 5:37 PM

EAST LANSING, Mich., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Terran Petteway pumped in 23 points and Walter Pitchford added 18 Sunday, hoisting Nebraska to a 60-51 upset of No. 10 Michigan.

Petteway netted 16 of his total in the second half and Pitchford drained four 3-pointers for the Cornhuskers (14-10, 6-6 Big Ten), who snapped a 21-game road losing streak against ranked opponents.

It was the third consecutive win overall for Nebraska.

The Spartans (21-5, 10-3) dropped a fourth in seven games despite 18 points and four assists from Gary Harris.

The loss left Michigan State tied with Michigan atop the Big Ten Conference standings with three weeks remaining in the regular season.

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