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Taylor then tipped in a missed shot, cutting the Spartans' lead to three. Green re-entered the game with 3:35 remaining.
Appling hit a driving layup but Taylor hit a jumper for the Badgers, and the Spartans led 50-47 with 2:28 left.
Wisconsin came up with a defensive stop, and Berggren scored inside to cut the lead to 1.
Berggren came up with a blocked shot on the other end, the Spartans missed a chance at a putback and the Badgers had the ball trailing by 1 with 49.2 seconds left.
Michigan State's Austin Thornton fouled Taylor on the perimeter, and Taylor hit one of two free throws to tie the game at 50. The Spartans called timeout with 16.4 seconds left.
Taylor fouled Appling and the Spartans inbounded the ball again -- then called timeout again with 4.4 seconds left.
Appling missed a jumper and the game went to overtime.
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