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NCAA Basketball: Ohio State at Michigan State Mike Carter-USA TODAY Sports

The Michigan State Spartans are in Columbus this afternoon for an early afternoon game against the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Series History

  • Michigan State and Ohio State will meet for the 137th time on Sunday, Jan. 31.
  • MSU leads the head-to-head series, 77-59, and has won the last four meetings with the Buckeyes.
  • Michigan State is 25-39 on the road against Ohio State.
  • The Spartans won the only meeting between the teams last year, posting an 80-69 win on March 8 to clinch a share of the Big Ten Regular Season title.
  • Tom Izzo is 32-16 in his career against Ohio State.

Don’t miss the game preview here.


1 p.m. EST/Noon CST


Value City Arena - Columbus, Ohio


Play-by-play: Spero Dedes
Analyst: Bill Raftery

Online Broadcast: CBS Sports


TCF Bank Spartan Media Network
Lansing: WMMQ (94.9 FM)/WJIM (1240 AM)
Detroit: WJR (760 AM)
Affiliates: 27 affiliates listed at
Play-by-play: Will Tieman
Analyst: Kevin Pauga

Online Radio:, and TuneIn App.
XM: 372
SiriusXM (internet): 372

Go Green!

And hey, be sure to check back at 4:30 p.m. EST as the Spartan women take on Indiana in Bloomington on the Big Ten Network! Catch the game preview here.

If you have BTN+, you can also catch MSU Volleyball on at 4 p.m. EST taking on Ohio State. A full day’s worth of MSU sports ahead for everyone!