Big Rapids, Mich. - Ferris State University's men's basketball exhibition game against the Michigan State Spartans will be replayed nationwide via television on the Big Ten Network this Monday (Oct. 31) afternoon.
The Bulldogs dropped a 85-58 decision to the Spartans at the Breslin Center in East Lansing after keeping the game within striking distance much of the way.
The broadcast is part of the network's Student U broadcast production series and is tentatively scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. (ET). It may also be re-broadcast at other selected times to be announced throughout the week.
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