COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Jantel Lavender had 24 points and No. 24 Ohio State broke out of a slump to beat Michigan State (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) on Sunday 67-53, ending the ninth-ranked Spartans' 14-game winning streak.
The Big Ten's image has taken a big hit the past couple of seasons as its teams have struggled in the NCAA tournament. But with a handful of players back from injury, and a slew of new coaches, the league might be back on track.