Denzel Valentine had 20 points to lead 12th-ranked Michigan State to a 96-62 rout of Rutgers Sunday night at the Breslin Center.
Bryn Forbes added 18 points as the Spartans improved to 19-and-4 overall and 6-and-4 in the Big Ten.
In all, the Spartans had four players score in double figures, as the team tied a team-record with 17 three pointers made.
MSU plays at Michigan this Saturday.
The Wolverines picked off Penn State 79-72 in a neutral-site game Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
Michigan has won four straight games to improve to 17-and-5 overall and 7-and-2 in the Big Ten.
Michigan is at home tomorrow night against 17th-ranked Indiana.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports