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December 10, 2011
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Gonzaga’s Mike Hart rips down a long offensive rebound in the first half against Michigan State’s Brandon Wood, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Gonzaga’s David Stockton is roughed up in the second half against Michigan State’s Adreian Payne, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Michigan State coach Tom Izzo sreams for a jump ball, but the call went against the Spartans in the second half.

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Gonzaga’s Elias Harris tangles with Michigan State’s Draymond Green for a rebound in the second half, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Gonzaga’s Mike Hart can’t put a stop on Michigan State’s Draymond Green Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Gonzaga’s Marquise Carter is roughed up in the first half by Michigan State’s Draymond Green, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Michigan State coach Tom Izzo and Gonzaga coach Mark Few honor Jud Heathcoate before the start of the game.

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Michigan State’s Keith Appling scores for the Spartans in the second half over the Gonzaga defense.

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Michigan State fans like what they see against Gonzaga in the first half.

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Gonzaga fans go bananas in the first half against Michigan State, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.

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Gonzaga’s Mark Few and Michigan State’s Tom Izzo meet a midcourt after the Spartanas’ win, Dec. 10, 2011 in Spokane.