DeHaan, Michigan State upend Ohio StateFeb 18, 2007 - 8:55 PM COLUMBUS, Ohio (Ticker) -- Freshman Allyssa DeHaan helped Michigan State find a way to solve Jessica Davenport and Ohio State.
DeHaan had 25 points, eight rebounds and five blocks as the 24th-ranked Spartans snapped the No. 4 Buckeyes' 17-game winning streak with a 62-59 Big Ten Conference victory.
A 6-9 freshman, DeHaan outplayed the 6-5 Davenport, the two-time Big Ten Player of the Year, who managed 16 points and 11 rebounds despite being in foul trouble throughout.
Michigan State (21-6, 12-2 Big Ten) handed Ohio State (24-2, 13-1) its first conference loss and ended a couple of long streaks by the Buckeyes - 30 consecutive wins against league opponents and 26 victories in a row on their home floor.
Aisha Jefferson added 12 points and Rene Haynes 10 for the Spartans, who had a 38-30 edge on the glass.
Andrea Walker was the only other player in double figures with 10 points for the Buckeyes, who were an abysmal 2-of-19 from 3-point range.
- NCAA WOMENS BB
FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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MICHIGAN ST (24) 25 37 62
OHIO ST (5) 32 27 59 FINAL
Feb 18 2:54 PM
- NCAA WOMENS BB
MICHIGAN ST (24) 25
OHIO ST (5) 32 HALFTIME
Feb 18 1:45 PM
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