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|Tom Izzo's Spartans put up a valiant fight Tuesday night but came up short.|
"I wouldn't count us dead yet," an emotional coach Tom Izzo said. "This is a pretty good team if we can regroup down the stretch and get three guys to play together instead of just two." As he left the postgame interview room, he repeated, "We ain't dead yet."