Michigan State vs Nebraska: the Michigan State Spartans might find the going a bit tougher on the road when they visit the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Tipoff is Thursday at 8 p.m. ET at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln. The Cornhuskers are two-point favorites in the latest Michigan State vs. Nebraska game.
Event: College Basketball
Team: Michigan State vs Nebraska
Date: Thursday 17 January, 2019
Game Time: 8:00 p.m. ET
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Now the model has dialed in on Michigan State vs. Nebraska. We can tell you it is leaning over, and it also has locked in an against-the-spread pick that cashes in over 50 percent of simulations. That one is only available at SportsLine. The Spartans continue their arduous winter journey Thursday at Nebraska (8 p.m./FS1). It is their third of five road games this month and one of seven in an 11-game stretch that started with a win at Ohio State on Jan. 17.
Right when it looked like Michigan State would be out of the woods unscathed after a tough string of games, a road contest in Lincoln starts an even more grueling stretch. The Spartans will be traveling to Nebraska on Thursday evening to take on the Cornhuskers in one of those battles that could have major implications on the Big Ten title race. The Cornhuskers are coming off a huge win at Indiana while Michigan State has won four straight without Josh Langford and one Kyle Ahrens-less.
It’s been a quiet season for freshman point guard Foster Loyer who was expected to spend time as Cassius Winston’s backup, but he’s surrendered some time at the position to Matt McQuaid.