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No. 10 Michigan State beats Iowa 71-53

Draymond Green had 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Kalin Lucas also scored 14 points to help No. 10 Michigan State throttle Iowa 71-53 on Saturday for its eighth victory in nine games. Raymar Morgan added 12 points for the Spartans (13-3, 3-0 Big Ten), who opened the second half with a 12-0 run that buried the last-place Hawkeyes (5-11, 0-4). Michigan State has put itself in position to take control of the Big Ten race. The Spartans play their next three at home — where they're 9-0 — against Minnesota, Illinois and the Hawkeyes. Matt Gatens had 16 points to lead Iowa, which has lost four straight and six of its last eight. (Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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