Hawks Start Strongly, Finish Weakly. Routed by Michigan State
#19 Iowa took a five-game winning streak into Thursday night's showdown with Big Ten power Michigan State. The Hawkeyes led the #6 Spartans by four at the half, and later by 8. It did not last. Michigan State went on a 24-2 run and left no doubt, 82-67. That's 21 straight Big Ten wins for the Spartans.