Green leads Michigan St past Iowa 92-75 in Big Ten

March 9, 2012 - 6:07 PM
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Michigan State center Adreian Payne (5) shoots over Iowa forward Zach McCabe (15) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the second round of the Big Ten Conference tournament in Indianapolis, Friday, March 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Draymond Green had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 8 Michigan State over Iowa 92-75 in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals on Friday.

Adreian Payne added a career-high 16 points, Keith Appling had 12 points and six assists and Brandon Wood had 10 points for the top-seeded Spartans (25-7). The Spartans shot 58 percent from the field.

The Spartans will play No. 15 Wisconsin on Saturday — the Badgers defeated No. 14 Indiana 79-71 in another quarterfinal Friday.

Josh Oglesby scored 20 points for Iowa (17-16). Zach McCabe and Roy Devyn Marble added 13 points each for the Hawkeyes, who defeated Illinois on Thursday. Iowa entered Friday's game having won four of six games, including wins against Indiana and Wisconsin.