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Adreian Payne's 41 points set Michigan State tournament record
Adreian Payne's 41 points set Michigan State tournament record

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Senior forward Adreian Payne didn't have a great day in Michigan State's 93-78 win over Delaware in Thursday's East Regional opener at the Spokane Arena. Payne had a record-setting day. His 41 points against the Blue Hens were the most ever scored by a Michigan State player in the NCAA tournament. 2014 NCAA tournament bracket Payne eclipsed Greg Kelser's previous mark of 34, scored in a 1979 regional final win over Notre Dame. Michigan State went on to win the national title that year. Payne made 10 of his 15 field-goal attempts and all 17 of his free-throw tries. He was the first player to score 40 in...

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