Spartans drop Purdue in OT
Lykendra Johnson had 15 points, 13 rebounds and four blocked shots for the Spartans (17-10,
9-5 Big Ten), who scored the first 11 points in overtime and outscored the Boilermakers, 18-3, in the extra five minutes.
Porsche Poole added 13 points and Kiana Johnson had 11 points and seven assists for Michigan State. The Spartans never trailed in the game.
Brittany Rayburn had 17 points and nine rebounds to lead Purdue (19-8, 9-5). KK Houser and Chantel Poston scored 10 points apiece for the Boilermakers.
Houser’s free throws with 1:22 left in regulation tied the game at 49.