#17 Purdue finished their regular season in style with a four-set win over #11 Michigan State on Senior Night in West Lafayette, Indiana.
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Michigan State is on the road for the final week of the regular season, heading to Indiana to take on both Purdue and the Hoosiers.
This is the first loss from a team ranked outside of the top 10 for Michigan State all season.
With #11 Michigan State’s sweep of Northwestern on Saturday, Spartans’ head coach Cathy George became the winningest coach in program history.
Michigan State has its final two-game home weekend of the season with visits from Illinois and Northwestern on tap.
Spartans out-hit their counterparts .379 to .208 in road sweep.
Late rallies, an efficient offense and timely blocks lifted No. 1 Penn State past No. 10 Michigan State in four sets, clinching the Nittany Lions a key win in the Big Ten Conference race.
Four Spartans recorded double-digit kills as the #10 Michigan State Spartans defeated the Iowa Hawkeyes in four sets.
Nebraska took down Michigan State on the road, to make it the first time that the Spartans have lost on their home court this season.