EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Despite Nick Ward not scoring and playing just 14 minutes while battling foul trouble, sixth-ranked Michigan State beat 13th-ranked Maryland, 69-55, Monday night at the Breslin Center.
The win is the 20th straight Big Ten win for the Spartans.
Michigan State held the Terrapins to just 34 percent from the field (21-61).
Cassius Winston scored 14 points and had 7 assists, and Kenny Goins scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.
The Spartans scored their second-fewest points in a game this season and the fewest in a home game but have now won 12 straight games overall.
Michigan State will be at 19th-ranked Iowa on Thursday night at 7 p.m..