Facing Forward

Michigan State vs Kansas NCAA Sweet 16

  • Sophomore guard Kalin Lucas reaches to knock the ball lose from Kansas guard Brady Morningstar during the second half of Friday's 67-62 victory at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
  • Sophomore guard Kalin Lucas goes for a lay up as Kansas center Cole Aldrich comes up from behind for the block. Lucas added 18 points to the Spartans 67-62 victory over the Jayhawks Friday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
  • Senior center Goran Suton yells as he reaches for a lose ball against Kansas forward Marcus Morris.
  • Sophomore guard Kalin Lucas sinks a free throw the second half of Friday's 67-62 victory at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Lucas was seven for seven from the line.
  • Senior guard Travis Walton shouts directions from the bench during Friday's game against the Jay Hawks.
  • Sophomore guard Kalin Lucas breaks away after stealing the ball as Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor runs up behind him.
  • Senior center Goran Suton, sophomore guard Durrell Summers and Kansas center Cole Aldrich  dive for a lose ball during the second half of Friday's 67-62 Spartan victory at Lucas oil Stadium.
  • Senior forward Marquise Gray hugs senior guard Travis Walton after the Spartans beat the Jayhawks 67-62 Friday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
  • Senior center Goran Stuon passes the ball from the middle of a group of Kansas defenders.
  • Senior center Goran Suton drives to the basket over Kansas guard Mario Little during the 67-62 Spartan win Friday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Suton led the team in points, rebounds and steals with 20, nine, and five respectively.
  • Freshman forward Draymond Green snags a lose ball during Friday's game against Kansas University at Lucas Oil Stadium on Friday.
  • MSU head coach Tom Izzo reacts to a play on the court during the final minutes of Friday's 67-62 victory of Kansas University at Lucas Oil Stadium. The Spartans play Louisville on Sunday for a chance to advance to the Final Four.
  • Senior center Goran Suton, sophomore guard Durrell Summers and Kansas center Cole Aldrich  dive for a lose ball during the second half of Friday's 67-62 Spartan victory at Lucas oil Stadium.
  • Senior center Goran Suton drives around Kansas center Cole Aldrich.
  • Sophomore guard Kalin Lucas gives high fives to fans as he walks of the court from Friday's 67-62 victory over Kansas University at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Lucas added 18 points, two rebounds and four steals to the win.
  • Freshman forward Draymond Green holds up his jersey as he walks off the court of Lucas Oil Stadium after the Spartans beat the Jay Hawks 67-62 Friday night. The Spartans play Louisville in the next round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament on Sunday.

Photos from the 67-62 Michigan State victory over Kansas at Lucas Oil Stadium March 28, 2009.

Added at 1:01 am on March 28, 2009, by . Filed under Basketball, gallery, Michigan State University, sports, The State News