2021 Michigan State Spartans Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    14-11

  • Home

    11-3

  • Road

    3-8

  • Neutral

    0-0

  • Conf

    8-11
  • Non
    Conf

    6-0
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    6-4

  • Streak

    1L
  • Home
    Streak

    3W
  • Road
    Streak

    2L

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    74

  • RPI

    95
    (0.5412)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    71
    (0.5736)

  • ELO

    34
    (1591)

  • SOS

    71
    (0.5397)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    276
    (0.4315)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    4-9

  • Quadrant 2

    4-2

  • Quadrant 3

    2-0

  • Quadrant 4

    4-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    2-7

  • Quadrant 2

    3-2

  • Quadrant 3

    4-2

  • Quadrant 4

    5-0

Schedule

  • +
    NOV
    25
    WED
     
    Eastern Michigan
    (3-12) RPI: 311NET: 321
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    W   83 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Eastern Michigan 27 40 67
    Michigan State 43 40 83
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 321
    Opponent RPI: 311
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Eastern Michigan 26-64
    40.6%
    22-43
    51.2%
    4-21
    19.0%
    43.8% 11-16
    68.8%
    10 19 14 8 3 9 20 67
    Michigan State 30-55
    54.5%
    18-27
    66.7%
    12-28
    42.9%
    65.5% 11-16
    68.8%
    8 29 27 2 5 18 15 83
  • +
    NOV
    28
    SAT
     
    Notre Dame
    (9-14) RPI: 150NET: 88
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: BTN
    W   80 - 70
    1 2 Total
    Notre Dame 26 44 70
    Michigan State 39 41 80
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 88
    Opponent RPI: 150
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Notre Dame 21-60
    35.0%
    13-39
    33.3%
    8-21
    38.1%
    41.7% 20-26
    76.9%
    7 29 13 4 4 10 11 70
    Michigan State 30-70
    42.9%
    23-48
    47.9%
    7-22
    31.8%
    47.9% 13-16
    81.2%
    12 36 26 9 12 12 21 80
  • State Farm Champions Classic
  • +
    DEC
    1
    TUE
    AT
     
    Duke
    (11-10) RPI: 124NET: 58
    Durham, NC
    Cameron Indoor Stadium
    TV: ESPN
    W   75 - 69
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 37 38 75
    Duke 33 36 69
    Location: Durham, NC
    Arena: Cameron Indoor Stadium

    Opponent NET: 58
    Opponent RPI: 124
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 27-63
    42.9%
    22-43
    51.2%
    5-20
    25.0%
    46.8% 16-25
    64.0%
    12 34 9 6 3 15 22 75
    Duke 20-62
    32.3%
    15-39
    38.5%
    5-23
    21.7%
    36.3% 24-30
    80.0%
    11 29 9 9 2 12 22 69
  •  
  • +
    DEC
    4
    FRI
     
    Detroit
    (12-10) RPI: 211NET: 162
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: BTN
    W   83 - 76
    1 2 Total
    Detroit 35 41 76
    Michigan State 35 48 83
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 162
    Opponent RPI: 211
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Detroit 30-73
    41.1%
    25-50
    50.0%
    5-23
    21.7%
    44.5% 11-11
    100%
    14 22 14 9 2 12 20 76
    Michigan State 29-60
    48.3%
    23-42
    54.8%
    6-18
    33.3%
    53.3% 19-23
    82.6%
    12 28 16 5 7 17 16 83
  • +
    DEC
    6
    SUN
     
    Western Michigan
    (4-16) RPI: 296NET: 289
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: BTN
    W   79 - 61
    1 2 Total
    Western Michigan 35 26 61
    Michigan State 39 40 79
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 289
    Opponent RPI: 296
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Western Michigan 23-59
    39.0%
    18-46
    39.1%
    5-13
    38.5%
    43.2% 10-11
    90.9%
    10 22 14 4 1 12 13 61
    Michigan State 32-63
    50.8%
    22-37
    59.5%
    10-26
    38.5%
    58.7% 5-7
    71.4%
    9 27 28 4 6 11 14 79
  • ACC/Big Ten Challenge presented by Continental Tire
  • DEC
    9
    WED
    AT
    # 21
    Virginia
    (16-6) RPI: 34NET: 21
    Charlottesville, VA
    John Paul Jones Arena
    TV: ESPN
    Canceled
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 0
    Virginia 0
    Location: Charlottesville, VA
    Arena: John Paul Jones Arena

    Opponent NET: 21
    Opponent RPI: 34
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Virginia 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  •  
  • +
    DEC
    13
    SUN
     
    Oakland
    (11-17) RPI: 168NET: 254
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: FS1
    W   109 - 91
    1 2 Total
    Oakland 40 51 91
    Michigan State 44 65 109
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 254
    Opponent RPI: 168
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Oakland 31-62
    50.0%
    13-28
    46.4%
    18-34
    52.9%
    64.5% 11-20
    55.0%
    3 17 16 11 3 11 22 91
    Michigan State 39-76
    51.3%
    24-39
    61.5%
    15-37
    40.5%
    61.2% 16-17
    94.1%
    20 32 32 4 3 18 20 109
  • +
    DEC
    20
    SUN
    AT
     
    Northwestern
    (7-14) RPI: 169NET: 86
    Evanston, IL
    Welsh-Ryan Arena
    TV: BTN
    L   65 - 79
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 30 35 65
    Northwestern 43 36 79
    Location: Evanston, IL
    Arena: Welsh-Ryan Arena

    Opponent NET: 86
    Opponent RPI: 169
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 26-67
    38.8%
    18-36
    50.0%
    8-31
    25.8%
    44.8% 5-10
    50.0%
    11 22 19 7 1 8 16 65
    Northwestern 27-51
    52.9%
    17-30
    56.7%
    10-21
    47.6%
    62.7% 15-18
    83.3%
    3 29 16 7 0 12 14 79
  • +
    DEC
    25
    FRI
    # 25
    Wisconsin
    (16-10) RPI: 77NET: 25
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    L   76 - 85
    1 2 Total
    Wisconsin 42 43 85
    Michigan State 42 34 76
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 25
    Opponent RPI: 77
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Wisconsin 27-52
    51.9%
    19-33
    57.6%
    8-19
    42.1%
    59.6% 23-30
    76.7%
    6 23 18 7 4 7 16 85
    Michigan State 27-57
    47.4%
    19-46
    41.3%
    8-11
    72.7%
    54.4% 14-16
    87.5%
    9 21 23 2 0 14 26 76
  • +
    DEC
    28
    MON
    AT
     
    Minnesota
    (13-13) RPI: 120NET: 77
    Minneapolis, MN
    Williams Arena
    L   56 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 16 40 56
    Minnesota 36 45 81
    Location: Minneapolis, MN
    Arena: Williams Arena

    Opponent NET: 77
    Opponent RPI: 120
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 18-70
    25.7%
    12-45
    26.7%
    6-25
    24.0%
    30.0% 14-18
    77.8%
    12 24 10 4 2 6 15 56
    Minnesota 30-63
    47.6%
    24-38
    63.2%
    6-25
    24.0%
    52.4% 15-17
    88.2%
    10 42 18 5 4 14 13 81
  • +
    JAN
    2
    SAT
    AT
     
    Nebraska
    (6-18) RPI: 212NET: 127
    Lincoln, NE
    Pinnacle Bank Arena
    W   84 - 77
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 40 44 84
    Nebraska 33 44 77
    Location: Lincoln, NE
    Arena: Pinnacle Bank Arena

    Opponent NET: 127
    Opponent RPI: 212
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 29-56
    51.8%
    22-33
    66.7%
    7-23
    30.4%
    58.0% 19-26
    73.1%
    9 20 12 6 5 13 21 84
    Nebraska 27-55
    49.1%
    18-36
    50.0%
    9-19
    47.4%
    57.3% 14-19
    73.7%
    9 22 12 4 1 18 21 77
  • +
    JAN
    5
    TUE
     
    Rutgers
    (13-10) RPI: 73NET: 37
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: ESPN2
    W   68 - 45
    1 2 Total
    Rutgers 22 23 45
    Michigan State 28 40 68
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 73
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rutgers 18-59
    30.5%
    15-47
    31.9%
    3-12
    25.0%
    33.1% 6-17
    35.3%
    9 16 10 13 4 9 16 45
    Michigan State 23-49
    46.9%
    17-35
    48.6%
    6-14
    42.9%
    53.1% 16-19
    84.2%
    8 37 16 5 8 18 15 68
  • +
    JAN
    8
    FRI
    # 23
    Purdue
    (17-8) RPI: 26NET: 22
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    L   54 - 55
    1 2 Total
    Purdue 16 39 55
    Michigan State 31 23 54
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 22
    Opponent RPI: 26
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Purdue 19-56
    33.9%
    16-32
    50.0%
    3-24
    12.5%
    36.6% 14-19
    73.7%
    16 21 9 2 3 14 21 55
    Michigan State 16-41
    39.0%
    13-28
    46.4%
    3-13
    23.1%
    42.7% 19-25
    76.0%
    7 24 12 4 9 14 22 54
  • +
    JAN
    28
    THU
    AT
     
    Rutgers
    (13-10) RPI: 73NET: 37
    Piscataway, NJ
    Rutgers Athletic Center
    L   37 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 20 17 37
    Rutgers 26 41 67
    Location: Piscataway, NJ
    Arena: Rutgers Athletic Center

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 73
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 16-56
    28.6%
    12-36
    33.3%
    4-20
    20.0%
    32.1% 1-5
    20.0%
    13 20 8 4 4 21 15 37
    Rutgers 26-60
    43.3%
    21-41
    51.2%
    5-19
    26.3%
    47.5% 10-12
    83.3%
    15 27 12 14 7 13 14 67
  • +
    JAN
    31
    SUN
    AT
    # 7
    Ohio State
    (18-7) RPI: 23NET: 8
    Columbus, OH
    Value City Arena
    TV: CBS
    L   62 - 79
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 30 32 62
    Ohio State 42 37 79
    Location: Columbus, OH
    Arena: Value City Arena

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 17-53
    32.1%
    12-29
    41.4%
    5-24
    20.8%
    36.8% 23-31
    74.2%
    9 28 11 2 2 10 24 62
    Ohio State 25-55
    45.5%
    19-37
    51.4%
    6-18
    33.3%
    50.9% 23-29
    79.3%
    6 32 8 6 3 9 24 79
  • +
    FEB
    2
    TUE
    AT
    # 5
    Iowa
    (19-7) RPI: 37NET: 6
    Iowa City, IA
    Carver-Hawkeye Arena
    L   78 - 84
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 43 35 78
    Iowa 48 36 84
    Location: Iowa City, IA
    Arena: Carver-Hawkeye Arena

    Opponent NET: 6
    Opponent RPI: 37
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 28-70
    40.0%
    16-41
    39.0%
    12-29
    41.4%
    48.6% 10-15
    66.7%
    20 22 16 3 4 8 28 78
    Iowa 28-56
    50.0%
    23-39
    59.0%
    5-17
    29.4%
    54.5% 23-35
    65.7%
    13 25 16 3 5 5 17 84
  • +
    FEB
    6
    SAT
     
    Nebraska
    (6-18) RPI: 212NET: 127
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: BTN
    W   66 - 56
    1 2 Total
    Nebraska 22 34 56
    Michigan State 34 32 66
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 127
    Opponent RPI: 212
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Nebraska 21-58
    36.2%
    18-41
    43.9%
    3-17
    17.6%
    38.8% 11-24
    45.8%
    10 24 11 12 6 17 17 56
    Michigan State 23-59
    39.0%
    17-36
    47.2%
    6-23
    26.1%
    44.1% 14-16
    87.5%
    12 35 16 7 7 22 24 66
  • +
    FEB
    9
    TUE
     
    Penn State
    (9-13) RPI: 119NET: 49
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    W   60 - 58
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 24 34 58
    Michigan State 32 28 60
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 49
    Opponent RPI: 119
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 20-58
    34.5%
    15-35
    42.9%
    5-23
    21.7%
    38.8% 13-15
    86.7%
    12 25 12 5 1 9 16 58
    Michigan State 23-55
    41.8%
    19-40
    47.5%
    4-15
    26.7%
    45.5% 10-15
    66.7%
    9 27 15 5 3 11 15 60
  • +
    FEB
    13
    SAT
    # 5
    Iowa
    (19-7) RPI: 37NET: 6
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: FOX
    L   58 - 88
    1 2 Total
    Iowa 46 42 88
    Michigan State 27 31 58
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 6
    Opponent RPI: 37
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Iowa 32-65
    49.2%
    19-40
    47.5%
    13-25
    52.0%
    59.2% 11-19
    57.9%
    10 36 24 4 5 5 18 88
    Michigan State 22-62
    35.5%
    16-41
    39.0%
    6-21
    28.6%
    40.3% 8-16
    50.0%
    11 26 18 3 2 8 19 58
  • +
    FEB
    16
    TUE
    AT
    # 23
    Purdue
    (17-8) RPI: 26NET: 22
    West Lafayette, IN
    Mackey Arena
    L   65 - 75
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 27 38 65
    Purdue 30 45 75
    Location: West Lafayette, IN
    Arena: Mackey Arena

    Opponent NET: 22
    Opponent RPI: 26
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 23-52
    44.2%
    16-36
    44.4%
    7-16
    43.8%
    51.0% 12-18
    66.7%
    11 25 12 2 2 16 25 65
    Purdue 28-57
    49.1%
    25-45
    55.6%
    3-12
    25.0%
    51.8% 16-24
    66.7%
    8 20 12 6 6 7 20 75
  • +
    FEB
    20
    SAT
    AT
     
    Indiana
    (12-13) RPI: 111NET: 60
    Bloomington, IN
    Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
    TV: ESPN3
    W   78 - 71
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 26 52 78
    Indiana 30 41 71
    Location: Bloomington, IN
    Arena: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

    Opponent NET: 60
    Opponent RPI: 111
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 29-59
    49.2%
    22-42
    52.4%
    7-17
    41.2%
    55.1% 13-15
    86.7%
    12 24 12 4 4 14 20 78
    Indiana 25-57
    43.9%
    21-38
    55.3%
    4-19
    21.1%
    47.4% 17-24
    70.8%
    10 19 14 10 3 11 16 71
  • +
    FEB
    23
    TUE
    # 4
    Illinois
    (19-6) RPI: 22NET: 4
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TV: FS1
    W   81 - 72
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 26 46 72
    Michigan State 36 45 81
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 4
    Opponent RPI: 22
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 24-60
    40.0%
    19-43
    44.2%
    5-17
    29.4%
    44.2% 19-34
    55.9%
    16 24 14 4 2 11 19 72
    Michigan State 32-59
    54.2%
    28-51
    54.9%
    4-8
    50.0%
    57.6% 13-20
    65.0%
    8 27 18 7 9 8 24 81
  • +
    FEB
    25
    THU
    # 7
    Ohio State
    (18-7) RPI: 23NET: 8
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    W   71 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Ohio State 38 29 67
    Michigan State 33 38 71
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio State 23-52
    44.2%
    19-38
    50.0%
    4-14
    28.6%
    48.1% 17-23
    73.9%
    7 20 14 9 2 12 21 67
    Michigan State 24-50
    48.0%
    20-35
    57.1%
    4-15
    26.7%
    52.0% 19-25
    76.0%
    8 26 19 4 5 15 21 71
  • +
    FEB
    28
    SUN
    AT
     
    Maryland
    (14-11) RPI: 54NET: 31
    College Park, MD
    XFINITY Center
    TV: CBS
    L   55 - 73
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 25 30 55
    Maryland 35 38 73
    Location: College Park, MD
    Arena: XFINITY Center

    Opponent NET: 31
    Opponent RPI: 54
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 19-57
    33.3%
    11-29
    37.9%
    8-28
    28.6%
    40.4% 9-15
    60.0%
    13 20 13 2 3 8 19 55
    Maryland 21-43
    48.8%
    13-27
    48.1%
    8-16
    50.0%
    58.1% 23-24
    95.8%
    3 28 13 3 4 7 16 73
  • +
    MAR
    2
    TUE
     
    Indiana
    (12-13) RPI: 111NET: 60
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    W   64 - 58
    1 2 Total
    Indiana 26 32 58
    Michigan State 26 38 64
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 60
    Opponent RPI: 111
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Indiana 18-55
    32.7%
    16-35
    45.7%
    2-20
    10.0%
    34.5% 20-29
    69.0%
    10 27 9 6 3 8 24 58
    Michigan State 20-53
    37.7%
    16-36
    44.4%
    4-17
    23.5%
    41.5% 20-30
    66.7%
    13 30 11 5 10 9 21 64
  • +
    MAR
    4
    THU
    AT
    # 2
    Michigan
    (19-2) RPI: 2NET: 3
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Crisler Center
    TV: ESPN
    L   50 - 69
    1 2 Total
    Michigan State 28 22 50
    Michigan 39 30 69
    Location: Ann Arbor, MI
    Arena: Crisler Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 2
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 20-55
    36.4%
    20-46
    43.5%
    0-9
    0.0%
    36.4% 10-14
    71.4%
    8 20 7 5 5 12 16 50
    Michigan 26-52
    50.0%
    19-36
    52.8%
    7-16
    43.8%
    56.7% 10-14
    71.4%
    7 27 9 4 1 14 20 69
  • MAR
    7
    SUN
    # 2
    Michigan
    (19-2) RPI: 2NET: 3
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    4:30 PM
    1 2 Total
    Michigan 0
    Michigan State 0
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 2
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Michigan State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0