The Michigan State University women’s basketball team defeated Kansas, 58-54, in the third round of the Women’s National Invitational Tournament at the Breslin Center and the University of Michigan’s women’s hoops squad dispatched Southern Miss 59-45. Now the Spartans and Wolverines will meet in an all-Big Ten, all-Michigan WNIT quarterfinals on Sunday at 2 PM at the Breslin Center. The two teams split the season series with UM winning the first 64-55 and MSU winning the second 61-58. If you’d like to get tickets, here’s a link (UM fans be sure to request to be in the UM section!)
Tonight in NCAA action, fifth seeded Michigan State will attempt to pull off an upset over the #1 seed Memphis. You can read the NCAA’s preview of the game or just paint your monitor green & white with Spartan Tailgate, the Enlightened Spartan, mLive’s MSU section and greenandwhite.com.
Photo courtesy MGOBLUE and in honor of the teams, we gave our header a little shake and bake: