Xavier Tillman (Grand Rapids, MI) led Michigan State (4-1) with 21 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assist. He was aided in the blowout win by, Gabe Brown (Ypsilanti, MI) 12 points, 6 rebounds and 1 assist. Freshman Julius Marble (Dallas, TX) came of the bench to add 9 points and one board. He had one Dr. Dunkenstein like dunk late in the game. For Charleston Southern (1-4) Dontrell Shuler led the way with 15 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist. Malik Battle (Atlanta, GA) came off of the bench to chip in 11 points. As a team Michigan State hit 56.3% of their shots, while Charleston Southern hit a cold 27.9% of their shots.