Gussert, MSU sweep New Orleans

Women's Basketball

NEW ORLEANS — Michigan State women’s basketball completed a sweep of the New Orleans Shootout on Friday.

The Spartans (10-3) downed Mississippi Valley State 83-64 on Friday after upsetting No. 22 South Florida 83-73 on Thursday.

Crystal Falls’ Lexi Gussert had eight points and two assists in 22 minutes Friday. Shay Colley scored a career-high 27 points in stunning South Florida. Gussert had five points,

Michigan State begins Big Ten play Thursday at Indiana.